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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Marins and Nkoso - Copy

Photo:  South Hobart's Brazilian striker Renato De Vecchi Marins (left) teases Olympia's Joffrey N'Koso.  Marins scored twice in the opening 3 minutes to give his side the perfect start against Olympia. [PlessPix]

NPL Tasmania

Olympia Warriors 1 (W Wadawu 42’) lost to South Hobart 4 (R Marins 2’, 3’, I Degetto 33’, C Schmidt 73’)

Kemp tackles Castaneda - Copy

Photo:  South Hobart's Kobe Kemp tackles Olympia's Eduardo Castaneda [PlessPix]

NPL Tasmania Standings (As at Sunday 8 July 2018)

TEAM

P

W

D

L

F

A

Pts

Devonport City

13

9

2

2

39

13

29

Launceston City

13

9

2

2

37

14

29

Hobart Zebras

13

8

2

3

43

25

26

South Hobart

13

8

2

3

38

21

26

Olympia Warriors

13

5

1

7

23

30

16

Kingborough Lions

13

3

2

8

26

30

11

Northern Rangers

13

3

1

9

23

44

10

Clarence United

13

0

2

11

10

62

2

Brown gets to a cross - Copy

Photo:  South Hobart goalkeeper Kieran Brown reaches a cross as Olympia's Gordon Gurson (obscured), possibly the shortest player on the field, comes up aaginst two of the tallest defenders in the league in Daniel Brown and Oscar Thomas [PlessPix]

Challenge League

Olympia Warriors 0 lost to South Hobart 1 (H Thomas 75’)

Hobart Zebras 9 (Brandon Fraser 3, Ryan Backhouse 2, Matthew Pace, Matthew Ditton, Jorden Mundy, Lachie Burt) beat Clarence United 1

Ebini in Challenge League game - Copy

Photo:  Action from today's Challenge League match at Warrior Park between Olympia and South Hobart.  Olympia's Jackson Ebini is dispossessed by a South Hobart opponent.  Ebini made his senior NPL debut later in the afternoon. [PlessPix]

Challenge League action 8 July 2018 - Copy

Photo:  More action from today's Challenge League match [PlessPix]

Nkoso stretching - Copy

Photo:  Olympia's Joffrey N'Koso stretches for the ball, watched by South Hobart's Nick Morton [PlessPix]

Marins receiving treatment - Copy

Photo:  South Hobart's Renato De Vecchi Marins receives treatment after being injured by Olympia's Jonno Griffiths, who received a yellow card.  Griffiths was lucky to stay on the pitch after avoiding a second yellow card late in the match for another foul. [PlessPix]

Feral and Nkono - Copy

Photo:  Olympia's Joffrey N'Kono gets past South Hobart's Loic Feral [PlessPix]

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-2 #6 Anon 2018-07-08 13:41
Quoting Herb Garden:
Quoting # 2 Stayathome
Great comments but you must get out more !

Quoting stayathome:
Quoting Herb Garden:
Quoting # 2 Stayathome
Great comments but you must get out more !


Leaving home interferes with my creative juices, sorry.


Wake up man he's in your garden at night without you knowing getting high on your own goodies.
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+2 #5 stayathome 2018-07-08 11:33
Quoting Herb Garden:
Quoting # 2 Stayathome
Great comments but you must get out more !


Leaving home interferes with my creative juices, sorry.
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+3 #4 Herb Garden 2018-07-08 09:35
Quoting # 2 Stayathome
Great comments but you must get out more !
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+11 #3 Anon 2018-07-08 09:01
Where's Mortons new import from. Got plenty of depth in his reserves
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-6 #2 stayathome 2018-07-08 08:59
Kiwi has started its run on the outside, overtaking one donkey with two nags just ahead.
It's on the final bend without a jockey, being steered by remote control. The jockey will get on for the final straight.
What a finish!
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+6 #1 Four horse men 2018-07-08 08:58
Gallo sav Gab ken whose tactics will get them over the line
So tight even goal difference
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