Category: Perth Glory

Overcoming Stormy Days: the Perth Glory Story 2013-2021

Overcoming Stormy Days: the Perth Glory Story 2013-2021 Perth Glory celebrate winning the 2018-19 A-League Premiership

In celebration of Perth Glory’s 25th anniversary the Football Hall of Fame WA presents the sixth and final instalment of the clubs’ history, in which we look back on the happenings of the past eight years. Perth Glory’s quest for a first trophy since winning the 2003/04 National Soccer League title seemed a distant dream […]

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 […]

True Glory Days: the Perth Glory Story 2001-2004

True Glory Days: the Perth Glory Story 2001-2004 Scott Miller and Bobby Despotovski

It is 25 years since Perth Glory took the national football league by storm. Here’s part four of our tribute to the club that changed football in Western Australia and the Australia. It might have seemed a hard act to follow when the youthful Jean-Michel ‘Mich’ d’Avray succeeded the ultra-experienced Bernd Stange, who had led […]

Glory Return the World Game to Fremantle Oval

Glory Return the World Game to Fremantle Oval 1925 Western Australia State team

It’s great to see football returning to central Fremantle with the news that Perth Glory will re-locate its offices to Fremantle Oval. Glory will take over what was previously the Fremantle Dockers headquarters – and they will also make use of the expansive gymnasium and medical facilities based at the ground, sharing them with WAFL […]

The Bernd Effect: the Perth Glory Story, 1999-2001

The Bernd Effect: the Perth Glory Story, 1999-2001 Perth Glory XI

It is 25 years since Perth Glory took the national football league by storm. Here’s part three of our anniversary salute to the club that changed the face of the game in Western Australia… When the very personable 50-year-old German Bernd Walter Stange arrived in Western Australia in August 1998 to begin what was to […]

The Quest for Glory: the Perth Glory Story, 1996-1998

The Quest for Glory: the Perth Glory Story, 1996-1998 Mickey Brennan and Gary Marocchi (feature Image)

The Football Hall of Fame Western Australia continues our celebration of 25 years of Perth Glory. Here’s part two of the adventure that changed the face of the game in the West and, ultimately, the look of football all around Australia… The race was on for Perth Glory to find a suitable home ground when, […]

Setting Out on the Road to Glory: the Perth Glory Story, 1994-1996

Setting Out on the Road to Glory: the Perth Glory Story, 1994-1996 Perth Glory Launch ticket (feature Image)

It is 25 years since Perth Glory began a great adventure that was to change the face of the game in Western Australia – and ultimately become the driving force to change the look of football all around Australia. Here’s the first part of our tribute to a club that has enriched the history of […]

Hall of Fame Strengthens Links with Perth Glory

Hall of Fame Strengthens Links with Perth Glory Vince Matassa, Tony Buti and Elizabeth Re

The Football Hall of Fame WA was fortunate enough to be invited to the recent Glory In Business Lunch amidst the spectacular surroundings of the Astral Ballroom at Crown Perth. An initiative of Perth Glory, the session facilitates a networking opportunity for the A-League clubs’ close partners as well as those wanting to assist their […]

When the Glory came of age…and that Kiss

When the Glory came of age…and that Kiss 1999 Perth Glory

REMEMBER WHEN…It’s 21 years since Perth Glory came of age by making their first impact on the Ericsson Cup (National Soccer League) play-offs – and enticing record crowds to the WACA Ground in May, 1999.The Glory squad (plus assistant coach Mich d’Avray and team manager Charlie Gallagher) are pictured celebrating after beating NSL heavyweight Marconi […]