Who Is Walter Pless?

Walter_Pless

A teacher by profession, but is now in his 38th year as a football writer. Has written for "Soccer Action" (Melbourne), "Australian Soccer Weekly" (Sydney) and "World Soccer" (London), as well as for several Tasmanian newspapers. Currently contributing to "Goal!Weekly" in Melbourne and the Australian magazine "Soccer International". Played for Croatia-Glenorchy, Caledonians, Metro, Rapid and University in Tasmania, as well as in the United States of America. Coached University, Metro and Croatia-Glenorchy.

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Olympia goal 1 - Copy

Photo: Olympia's Gordon Gurson volleys Olympia's goal against South Hobart [PlessPix]

NPL Tasmania

South Hobart 2 (A Gorrie 87’ pen, A Walter 90’) beat Olympia Warriors 1 (G Gurson 67’)

Olympia goal 2 - Copy

Photo:  South Hobart goalkeeper Kieran Brown can only look back in despair as Gordon Gurson's volley hits the back of the net to give Olympia the lead [PlessPix]

NPL Tasmania Standings (As at Sunday, 6 May 2018)

TEAM

P

W

D

L

F

A

Pts

Launceston City

6

4

2

0

11

4

14

Hobart Zebras

6

4

1

1

15

13

13

Devonport City

6

3

1

2

16

9

10

South Hobart

6

2

2

2

12

11

8

Northern Rangers

6

2

1

3

15

14

7

Olympia Warriors

6

2

1

3

10

11

7

Kingborough Lions

6

1

2

3

9

7

5

Clarence United

6

0

2

4

5

24

2

Thomas challenge on Nkoso - Copy

Photo:  South Hobart's Oscar Thomas tackles Olympia's Joffrey N'koso [PlessPix]

Challenge League

South Hobart 2-3 Olympia Warriors

Walter skips tackle - Copy

Photo:  South Hobart's Alex Walter evades a tackle from Olympia's Jonathan Griffiths [PlessPix]

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0 #6 Brilliant 2018-05-15 22:49
Hi walter bbc John motson gets destroyed by Brian Clough is title on you tube.thought you’d like this as motson retired the weekend.clough is brilliant years ahead of conte Jose for interviews
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+7 #5 Kingo 2018-05-08 01:41
Cracking photo of Gurson's volley, Walter.

Welcome back.
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-3 #4 anonymous 2018-05-07 12:32
#3 $1200 a week for the keeper is biggest joke in Npl history , all to win $12 k , now that’s a joke .
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-1 #3 Anonymous 2018-05-07 08:48
ladder looks normal but City have taken Olympia's mantle as the money team in the top four
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+19 #2 Wow good game 2018-05-06 09:18
Olympia must be gutted.but South pace on break paid off Holmes vandermay Stevens are big and strong but short of pace. Ok when on small plastic pitch
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+19 #1 anon 2018-05-06 09:17
welcome back walter
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