Women’s Statewide cup preview MD1

Women's football in Tasmania is back for another year but this year's instalment of the Statewide Cup will be a little different than previous years. Instead of a Round of 16 we only have 13 clubs nominated this year and three teams automatically go through the quarter-finals. It is a shame we didn't get the full sixteen so you'll have to forgive me for calling the fixtures match-day one. One has to wonder what went on there.

NPL TAS Summer Cup fixtures preview

Traditionally the Summer Cup has been played by Southern NPL teams but Launceston City and Riverside will enter the fray this time round. City's inclusion is their first since 2017 while Riverside will have their first crack. NPL TAS Champions Devonport Strikers will not be in the comp. Perhaps their mind games ahead of the season.

NPL R8 results + Important message about social distancing

Before kickoff, there was a minute silence observed for the passing of former Knights' player and life member IBRO CAHUT. Clubs he played with in the 80’s and 90’s included Brisbane City, Wollongong City, Brisbane United/Strikers and Brunswick Juventus. He also represented and captained Tasmanian state teams, senior teams in Queensland and played in the … Continue reading NPL R8 results + Important message about social distancing