Month: July 2017

Farewell Les Murray – humble, gentle, funny, icon…

Farewell Les Murray – humble, gentle, funny, icon… Les Murray

AUSTRALIAN football broadcasting icon Les Murray, who was a Special Guest Speaker at the Football Hall of Fame WA’s 20th anniversary last November, has died. He passed away on July 31 at the age of 71.Along with former Perth Glory coach Bernd Stange, the very popular Les brought an extra dimension to the Hall of […]

RIP Peter Giorgi, a true blue Azzurri

RIP Peter Giorgi, a true blue Azzurri Peter Giorgi

FORMER State team player and Perth Azzurri stalwart Peter Giorgi has died. He passed away on June 22 and was buried a week later on what would have been his 71st birthday.The very affable Peter played with Azzurri through junior ranks up to the first team and was still heavily involved at committee level when […]

New Perth Stadium will honour football’s history

New Perth Stadium will honour football’s history Optus Stadium

THE history of Western Australian football, which is over 120 years old, won’t be overlooked when the new Perth Stadium is up and running in early 2018.WA’s leading football historian, Richard Kreider, is a member of the Perth Stadium Sports Memorabilia Reference Group, assisting in the development and artistic direction of memorabilia opportunities throughout the Stadium.Whilst […]