Month: November 2021

Samantha Kerr Takes Third in Ballon d’Or

Samantha Kerr Takes Third in Ballon d’Or 2020 09 27 Samantha Kerr

West Australian Samantha Kerr has placed third in the prestigious Ballon d’Or Feminin award, which recognises the world’s best female footballer. The 28-year old striker came in behind winner Alexia Putellas and runner-up Jenni Hermosoas, both who play for Barcelona and Spain. Kerr scored 29 goals in all competitions for Chelsea last season, 21 of […]

A New Adventure: the Perth Glory Story 2005-2013

A New Adventure: the Perth Glory Story 2005-2013 Perth Glory fans

It is 25 years since Perth Glory took the national football league by storm. Here we look back on the clubs’ trials and tribulations across the opening years of the A-League. After dominating the National Soccer League in its final few seasons with four Grand Final appearances in five years, much was expected of Perth […]

Show Days, the Hall of Fame on Tour

Show Days, the Hall of Fame on Tour 3 In One Market

The Football Hall of Fame WA’s profile has been lifted another notch with our attendance at last weekend’s 3 In One Market. Over 5,000 people attended the two-day event at Claremont Showgrounds where the wares of 300-plus stallholders in the areas of antiques and collectables, handmade crafts, vintage clothes and homewares were on show. Amongst […]

Alf Debono Joins the Committee

Alf Debono Joins the Committee Elizabeth Re and Alf Debono

The Football Hall of Fame Western Australia is pleased to confirm the appointment of Alf Debono to the Executive Committee. A former State representative, Alf is looking forward to being part of the not-for-profit volunteer organisation whose aim it is to promote, preserve and protect the history of the game in WA. “It is such […]

1934: Jack Conduit Joins English Club Blackpool

1934: Jack Conduit Joins English Club Blackpool 1929 Jack Conduit

Victoria Park’s brilliant inside-left Jack Conduit was given a rousing send-off prior to his departure to join English Division Two club Blackpool on Friday 2 November, 1934. Possessing boundless energy and a keen eye for goal, Jack is arguably Western Australia’s greatest ever finisher having starred locally in the between the wars era. Jack put […]