Month: July 2022

1928: Syd Hinton Selected for Australia’s First Trip to Asia

1928: Syd Hinton Selected for Australia’s First Trip to Asia 1928 Australia national team

Sydney ‘Syd’ Hinton is very much an Australian football pioneer. The left-sided defender gained the unique honour of being part of Australia’s first ever foray into Asia when selected for the national teams’ ground-breaking visit to the Dutch East Indies and Singapore in mid-1928. Across eight weeks in July and August of that year Australia […]