Tuesday, 7 October 2003 12:00 AM
The South Melbourne Soccer Club will create history this weekend, by being the first NSL Club to honour it’s past Champions in wearing a replica of the strip worn by the successful teams of the 1960’s.
Between 1959 and 1972, South Melbourne showed loyalty and determination by winning 6 state league Championships in 1961, 1962, 1964, 1965, 1966 and 1972 and two Ampol Cups in 1969 and 1970.
This game will be the first game for Season 2003-2004 at Bob Jane Stadium, and with a draw to power brokers Parramatta Power and 4 nil win over Wollongong, this promises to be a game not to be missed as we take on the inform Brisbane Strikers.
South Melbourne Soccer Club will be holding a press conference at 11:30am in the Sports bar of the club on Wednesday the 8th October 2003. For further enquires, please contact the Club on 9645 9797.
Photo opportunities and interviews with Vaughan Covney the captain, Stuart Munro the coach and other senior South Melbourne players will be available.
‘BLUE AND WHITE IT’S IN YOUR BLOOD’