IT’S that time of the year for our national championship – the crucial time that separates the men from the boys, the final championship contenders from the also rans. To accommodate the “summer” season kick-off in October, this year’s championship finishes in August and as such is already almost two-thirds …

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Kelic keeps Croatia in the hunt

Young goal-scoring sensation Ivan Kelic maintained his outstanding record as league leaders Melbourne Croatia shared the points with St George in a 2-2 draw at St George Stadium last night. Kelic, 20, scored twice within the space of eight minutes midway through the first half, both from inside the six-metre …

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Croatia sign Welsh international

MELBOURNE: National Soccer League newcomer Melbourne Croatia has signed former Welsh international captain Terry Hennessey as its coach for the 1984 season. Hennessey earlier this year guided Tulsa Roughnecks to the North American Soccer League, title. His signing is a scoop for Croatia. The Croatia secretary, Eddie Muzaferovic, said yesterday …

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