Category: Football West

Football West Honours Louis Prospero and Mel Moffat

Football West Honours Louis Prospero and Mel Moffat 2022 03 30 Louis Prospero And Mel Moffat

Former Football Hall of Fame Western Australia committee members Louis Prospero and Mel Moffat have been elected as a Life Members of Football West. The pair joined an elite band of some of the most influential figures in West Australian football when chosen by Football West at their Annual General Meeting on March 23. “Congratulations […]

Perth Selected as Women’s World Cup City

Perth Selected as Women’s World Cup City 2021 04 Womens World Cup

Perth has been named amongst nine host cities for the 2023 Women’s World Cup. With the finals tournament little over two years away, FIFA today made the announcement that five Australian cities and four in New Zealand will host games at the 32-team event which is set to attract a worldwide audience of over one […]

Football West Honours Richard Kreider

Football West Honours Richard Kreider Richard Kreider (featured Image)

Richard Kreider, Western Australia’s leading football historian and author of three books on the evolution of the game in the West, has been elected as a Life Member of Football West. He joins an elite band of some of the most influential figures in football in WA when chosen by Football West at their Annual […]

A star-studded State female line-up

A star-studded State female line-up Gold Fields State Team

FIVE Football Hall of Fame WA inductees, including Hall of Legends member Sandra Brentnall, have been named in the Football West Gold Fields State Senior Women’s Dream Team.Sandra, who joined the elite Hall of Legends group in 2012, is one of many stand-outs in a Dream Team pick that was chosen by Football West (with […]

A State Junior Team to dream about…

A State Junior Team to dream about… State Team Junior

FOOTBALL West has revealed its Gold Fields State Junior Boys Dream Team – and what a line-up it is, underlining the huge wealth of talent that has come through the WA football ranks at junior level over the past century.It is Football West’s way of celebrating the Best of the Best youngsters from Junior State […]

Football West unveils the State Dream Team

Football West unveils the State Dream Team State Dream Team

FOOTBALL West has named its Gold Fields WA State Senior Men’s Dream Team – and it is a line-up of some very special talent, including two former Australian team captains.The ultimate team has been selected after Football West had called for the football public to make submissions regarding their picks on the best players to […]

The stars come out for a dream 1991-2019 era

The stars come out for a dream 1991-2019 era Trent Sainsbury

THE FOOTBALL Hall of Fame’s third State Dream Team selection spans 1991-2019, a period of varying activity for Western Australia’s senior men’s team.It began with a hive of activity – 25 games in just five years with three appearances at major tournaments in Asia plus historic defeats of European clubs Werder Bremen, West Ham United […]

Legendary McInroy tops the 1961-1990 era

Legendary McInroy tops the 1961-1990 era John McInroy

WHEN given the enormous task of compiling a Dream Team from over a century of contenders one name jumps out – John McInroy, the little Scotsman who re-wrote Western Australian football history with a string of stunning goalscoring feats in the 1960s.He would undoubtedly be one of the leading candidates for many of the WA football […]

WA’s Best Of The Best: 1902 – 1960

WA’s Best Of The Best: 1902 – 1960 Con Purser and Ron Adair

WHEN Football West contacted the Football Hall of Fame to unearth our finest footballers to have represented the State over a 118-year period, I felt it could be a task that would produce more of a controversial outcome than that of congratulatory.So, it was decided to split the years into three eras and produce three […]

A guide to deciding on the ultimate star line-up

A guide to deciding on the ultimate star line-up 1962 Western Australian State team

HOW hard is it to name a Dream Team that covers 118 years? Three or four teams are possible, maybe – but one? There have been so many quality players to have graced WA football in over a century that cutting it down to eleven players is a near impossible task – and one which […]