Month: January 2022

2001: Corey Hugo Keeps Red Star In Check

2001: Corey Hugo Keeps Red Star In Check 2001 Western Australia vs Red Star Belgrade advertisement

Corey Hugo played the starring role when Western Australia faced the might of Red Star Belgrade on the evening of 28 January 2001. But despite the goalkeeper’s heroics, the Yugoslav giants scored at either end of the 90 minutes to claim a 2-0 victory in front of 4,000 supporters at Litis Stadium. Mihajlo Pjanovic opened […]

Samantha Kerr Is Australia’s Greatest Ever Goalscsorer

Samantha Kerr Is Australia’s Greatest Ever Goalscsorer Samantha Kerr

Samantha Kerr has written another chapter in Australian football history by becoming the nation’s greatest international goalscorer of all-time. The 28-year old put away five goals in the Matildas record-breaking 18-0 defeat of Indonesia in the opening round of the 2022 Women’s Asian Cup in India. Kerr’s remarkable haul – which included a hat-trick inside […]

Superstars of Yesteryear: Alex Marr

Superstars of Yesteryear: Alex Marr Alex Marr

“Not only is he agile as a cat and lithe as a panther, but in addition to being blessed with a solid frame, has also the heart of a lion,” is how the ‘Westralian Worker’ newspaper glowingly described Alexander ‘Sandy’ Marr, one of Western Australia’s finest ever goalkeepers. There were very few ‘keepers who could […]