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In the News (Tue 23 Jul 19)

  
  Perth Glory > Club
Perth Glory FC Perth Glory FC was established in 1995 and first entered national competition for the 1996/97 National Soccer League season.
Perth Glory FC was established in 1995 and first entered national competition for the 1996/97 NSL season.
Perth Glory FC is based at Members Equity Stadium, 310 Pier Street, East Perth.
www.perthglory.com.au /default.aspx?s=club   (360 words)

  
  Perth Glory FC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Perth Glory FC is a football (soccer) club from Perth, Western Australia, based at the Members Equity Stadium, playing in the A-League.
Perth Glory were subsequently licensed for entry into the 1996/7 NSL season.
The Glory Shed could be considered an ultras group and are known for their boisterous chanting and general support of the Perth Glory.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Perth_Glory   (2055 words)

  
 Perth seeks glory against Sydney - Soccer - Sport - theage.com.au
Sydney and Perth Glory both go into today's A-League pre-season cup semi-final in a depleted state, with the host devoid of recognised strikers and probably without its team leaders while the West Australians will be without two first-choice defenders and their big-name English signing.
Perth boss Steve McMahon also has his own worries.
Perth was knocked out of the world club championship qualifying tournament in May by Sydney, and will be keen to exact revenge today, although its reward for success would be another long road trip next week.
www.theage.com.au /news/soccer/perth-seeks-glory-against-sydney/2005/08/13/1123353542053.html   (654 words)

  
 FANATICS :: Sports News :: Perth Glory in 1-0 win over NZ Knights
Although Perth had no trouble breaching the Knights' porous defence, it failed to ripple the net until Stuart Young stepped up to score his fourth goal of the year and perhaps inject some consistency into the Glory's sluggish start to the season.
But Glory 'keeper Jason Petkovic was equal to the task and dived to his left to parry it to safety.
In a surprising end to the match, Glory fans and players had their hearts in their mouths as the Knights mounted one last hurrah and almost stole a point.
www.thefanatics.com /sports.news.view.php?id=323085   (664 words)

  
 Queensland Football - STAN LAZARIDIS CHOOSES GLORY   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Glory’s rightful place is at the top of the A-League ladder, and Football’s place should be top of mind for proud West Australian sports fans.
His network of contacts with players overseas, together with his great passion for the game and Perth will be terrific assets for the new Glory as it establishes itself in the sporting heartland of Western Australia.
Perth Glory plays their first 2006 Pre-Season Cup match against the Central Coast Mariners on Saturday 15 July at Central Coast Stadium and their first home Pre-Season Cup match against Melbourne Victory on Saturday 22 July at Clipsal Stadium, Inglewood.
qldfootball.com /content/view/236   (468 words)

  
 ESPN.com Soccernet Global: News - Perth Glory players attacked as fans riot
Members of the Perth Glory soccer club said they were attacked by Melbourne Knights supporters after the first leg of their National Soccer League playoff ended in a scoreless draw.
Fights broke out among supporters during the match and Perth striker Bobby Despotovski said the players were set upon as they tried to leave the dressing shed to board the team bus after the match.
Perth coach Bernd Stange said he was attacked after trying to protect one of his players.
www.soccernet.com /global/news/2001/0506/20010506perthriot.html   (338 words)

  
 FOOTBALLCRESTS.COM - Perth Glory SC
Perth Glory was positioned as a contemporary Australian club focused on a future of a multicultural Australia for all Australians.
It was felt the name 'Perth Glory' had broad appeal and a sense of history.
The sunburst in the crest (logo) is characteristic of Perth in summer while the orange and purple colours were chosen in contrast to the more traditional combinations.
www.footballcrests.com /perthglorysc.htm   (177 words)

  
 Perth Glory for Sale - Football Forums Australasia
The move comes after the Glory, long the engine room of the old NSL, finished a disappointing fifth in the inaugural season of the A-League and watched their fan base drop dramatically from the heights of the late 1990s.
It is understood Perth Glory Pty Ltd, the corporation he set up to run the club, has accumulated losses in the region of $7m.
Perth is the English hotspot in australia afterall...
www.footballforumsaustralasia.com /index.php?showtopic=300   (638 words)

  
 Sports Australia - Football News Article: New Direction to Secure Success of Perth Glory [Jun 15, 2006]
It includes the creation of a Steering Committee to be set-up to oversee the operation of Perth Glory and the recruitment key senior management.
During this time, FFA personnel have reviewed all elements of the Perth Glory operation, to ensure that preparations continue to be progressed appropriately for Season II.
Since the Pre-Season competition and the Hyundai A-League season are rapidly approaching, the FFA has taken the decision to continue managing Perth Glory until such time that a suitable owner is found,” said FFA Head of Operations Matt Carroll.
www.sportsaustralia.com /articles/jun06/artid5844.html   (590 words)

  
 Queensland pip Perth (soccerhut.net)
Perth Glory has been denied a valuable point in their match against the Roar at Suncorp Stadium after a long range shot from Queensland midfielder Matt McKay in the 81st minute sealed victory for the home side.
Glory midfielder Leo Bertos was closely marked and crudely taken to ground on several occasions as Queensland focused their attention on the Perth playmaker.
Perth’s last chance came three minutes from regular time as Glavas had his shot deflected but it fortuitously fell to Young who smashed his shot into the ground in an attempt to get it over Reddy but the keeper was up to the task and pushed it over the crossbar to maintain his side’s advantage.
www.soccerhut.net /news/19517   (597 words)

  
 Sports Australia - Football Match Report: United gives Perth no Glory [Sep 16, 2006]
Perth Glory started promisingly in the first 10 minutes but then Adelaide United took control and never looked like being threatened.
In the 34th minute Travis Dodd found himself with some space on the right and from 25 yards hit a thunderbolt that was only seen late by Glory keeper Aleks Vrteski, and once again he was left to pick the ball out of his own net.
Perth Glory coach Ron Smith said his side made a promising start to the contest but 'lost their way' after Adelaide's first goal.
sportsaustralia.com /articles/sep06/artid6457.html   (413 words)

  
 Knights demolished by Perth | FOOTBALL | SPORT | tvnz.co.nz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Perth Glory kept their playoff hopes alive with a 4-1 demolition of the New Zealand Knights in an entertaining encounter at North Harbour Stadium on Thursday night.
The Glory made the most of the poor Knights defence to improve their goal difference and move just one point behind the Central Coast Mariners in the opening of round 19.
On 14 minutes, Perth Glory did equalise when Jamie Coyne found Naum Sekulovski unmarked and he punished the lazy Knights defence with a superb volley, much to the disgust of Glen Moss in the Knights goal.
tvnz.co.nz /view/page/488121/651521   (570 words)

  
 Bay of Glory :: Members Equity Stadium   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
When Perth Glory entered the National Soccer League in the 90’s, Perth Oval was decided on as the club’s home ground.
During summer, temporary stand were erected on two sides of the playing pitch to create a rectangular soccer venue which often attracted crowds in excess of 15,000.
Perth Oval underwent a major redevelopment in 2003 to become a modern purpose-built rectangular venue.
www.bayofglory.com /stadium.php   (225 words)

  
 thewest.com.au : Colosimo takes coaching role
Perth Glory midfielder Simon Colosimo will be a consultant coach for WA’s new National Training Centre program as part of a $150,000 sponsorship deal between the A-League club and peak body Football West.
Glory have committed to several Football West programs — including Colosimo’s appointment alongside NTC head coach Paul Wozny and his assistant, former Glory skipper Gareth Naven — as part of a push to strengthen a sometimes-strained relationship between the club and the game’s grassroots constituents.
Glory chief executive Michelle Phillips, who joined the club from Football West’s top job this year, said regularly involving Glory players in local clinics and school programs would help build a stronger bridge to the soccer community.
www.thewest.com.au /default.aspx?MenuID=15&ContentID=15907   (410 words)

  
 Glory player attacks captain - Football - Fox Sports
PERTH Glory's 0-0 draw with Adelaide United was overshadowed when Perth midfield player Adrian Webster launched an amazing attack on his captain Jamie Harnwell.
Perth Glory's best chance was from Sekulovski, after a great cross from Mark Lee, but Sekulovski miscued the strike.
Perth had the only three legal, on-target shots of the second half, but none seriously threatened to get past Daniel Beltrame.
www.foxsports.com.au /story/0,8659,20985315-23215,00.html   (893 words)

  
 McMahon parts ways with Perth Glory
Perth Glory coach Steve McMahon claims he is still mystified by the circumstances that left him with the unwanted tag as the first A-League coach to lose his job.
In his statement, the former Liverpool and England midfielder claimed articles published recently stating he would be leaving the club at the end of the year regardless of how the team performed were "unfounded".
A five-match unbeaten run that lifted the Glory into the top four eased the pressure on McMahon, but reports of his demise at season's end re-surfaced this week.
www.news.ninemsn.com.au /article.aspx?id=75829   (674 words)

  
 v. Perth Glory, 6/10/06
That Perth rode their luck cannot be denied, but by the same token, the home team had a goal disallowed for offside, while referee Craig Zetter denied them a clear-cut penalty after a sending-off offence was allowed to go unpunished, much to the despair of the 7309 faithful.
Perth responded with a swift counter-attack which should have left them with a chance to score a second goal from the penalty spot.
Perth's custodian was in action again in the 67th minute, foiling Devine after he had sent Hickey storming down the left.
www.ultimatenzsoccer.com /Classics/id1857.htm   (1442 words)

  
 Compac Marketing - Portfolio - Perth Glory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Perth Glory are the premier soccer team in the National Soccer League, regularly drawing sell-out home crowds in excess of 14,000.
Compac is proud to have been the signage supplier to Perth Glory since their beginnings back in 1996.
Our attention to detail and total sign management service ensures that the presentation of Perth Glory's stadium is of the highest quality for every match.
members.iinet.net.au /~compac/portfolio_perthglory.html   (77 words)

  
 Glory still struggling | The Daily Telegraph
Undermanned, out of luck and winless in a month, the Glory suffered another blow with a last-gasp 1-0 away loss to league leader Melbourne Victory on Thursday night with a wonder goal two minutes from time from midfielder Grant Brebner.
Perth, the benchmark in the old National Soccer League, is struggling in all ways in the new A-League era.
Glory coach Ron Smith is confident his team will regain two of its injured stars – ex-Socceroo Stan Lazaridis and striker Bobby Despotovski – from injury in time for its next match against Newcastle in Perth.
www.news.com.au /dailytelegraph/story/0,22049,20734016-5006068,00.html   (484 words)

  
 Gannon Media Services - Perth Glory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Perth Glory is Western Australia's team in Australia's new Hyundai A League.
Perth Glory's website has undergone a significant revamp and is reflective of the progressive nature of the Club.
Perth Glory striker Bobby Despotovski has claimed a hat-trick of Most Glorious Player awards.
www.gannonmedia.com.au /glory.html   (413 words)

  
 Perth Glory sign ex-Knight Christie - Breaking News - Sport - Breaking News
Perth Glory have continued their off-season rebuilding with the signing of former New Zealand Knights and Barnsley midfielder Jeremy Christie on a two-year deal.
Perth are obviously a big club and they have been successful in the past," Christie said.
Glory technical manager Mich d'Avray said Christie would add much-needed steel to the side.
www.smh.com.au /news/Sport/Perth-Glory-sign-exKnight-Christie/2006/03/08/1141701569887.html   (381 words)

  
 History of Perth Glory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
In 1994 the Perth Kangaroos, along with the Darwin Cubs, entered the Singapore Premier League - a competition that hoped to be a forerunner to a wider south-east Asian league.
This Perth bid was strengthened by the then recent restoration of ties between the clubs and the federation.
Perth's case was then considered on a year-by-year basis until they were finally accepted into the 1996-97 season.
www.ozfootball.net /ark/NSLclubs/PGHist.html   (730 words)

  
 Perth may rekindle Zola's glory days - Soccer - Sport - theage.com.au
PERTH Glory has targeted former Chelsea star Gianfranco Zola for a guest-player role that could propel the team into the A-League finals and send the club's flagging attendances sky-rocketing.
But Glory must act quickly if it is to sign the diminutive 40-year-old.
Discussions regarding the cost of bringing Zola to Perth are likely to be held in the next few days.
www.theage.com.au /news/soccer/perth-may-rekindle-zolas-glory-days/2006/10/26/1161749254296.html   (413 words)

  
 The Epoch Times | Soccer: Butcher Scrutiny to continue after Sydney draw with Glory
Perth also snapped a two-match losing slide with today's draw, but dropped to seventh on the ladder, still three points behind Sydney.
Perth also struggled without former Socceroo midfielder Simon Colosimo (hamstring), but should have equalised near the break when the ball fell to defender Jamie Harnwell with Sydney's goal wide open.
Glory again nearly equalised three minutes after the break, but was denied by the linesman's flag after Despotovski was contentiously ruled to have been offside in scoring from a Leo Bertos free kick.
www.theepochtimes.com /news/6-10-29/47531.html   (570 words)

  
 NZ Knights search for Glory in Perth - Breaking News - Sport - Breaking News
The New Zealand Knights have named a largely unchanged line-up for their soccer clash with Perth Glory at Member's Equity Stadium on Sunday night.
Perth sit one ahead of the Knights on the Hyundai A-league table and a win will help bridge the seven-point gap between the sides.
Bertos is having a stellar season with Perth and he has been the instigator of a number Glory attacking moves.
www.smh.com.au /news/Sport/NZ-Knights-search-for-Glory-in-Perth/2006/11/24/1163871597380.html   (391 words)

  
 Bay of Glory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Perth Glory start their stretch of 4 away games in a row this Friday night with an away game to the Central Coast Mariners at Bluetonge Stadium in Gosford.
Perth Glory are back at home this friday night for a match against last seasons wooden spooners the New Zealand Knight.
Peter Rogers from Mandurah, expresses the view that clubs such as Perth Glory and Central Coast could benefit greatley from International talent from overseas.
www.bayofglory.com   (132 words)

  
 Perth Glory & DVG News—DVG Online
As the new league and a new era in football is slowly unveiling each day, the Perth Glory Logo has updated the club logo to represent the new age in soccer becoming football in Australia and the new Hyundai A league!!
Perth Glory is delighted to announce that Steve McMahon will be the club's Head Coach for the 2005/06 Hyundai A-League season.
Perth Glory Chairman Nick Tana said that this is a fantastic coup for Perth Glory and Australian football.
www.dvg.com.au /featurepage/?id=1   (666 words)

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