Monday, February 15, 2021

What's new at Eagles and Beachside?

Photo:  The New Town White Eagles squad that faced Beachside last Saturday had a few new faces [PlessPix]

Photo:  The New Town White Eagles starting XI for the game.  Mitch Stalker from Metro is the new goalkeeper, while Rowan Heggie (extreme left, back row), is a new striker from Glenorchy Knights.  Henry Lush (second from left, back row), a fullback, is also a new signing and started the match. [PlessPix]

Photo:  The Beachside squad before Saturday's game against Eagles [PlessPix]

Photo:  The Beachside starting XI [PlessPix]

Photo:  Eagles new coach, Tommy Fotak (left) takes notes at half-time as he talks to assistant coach,  Adam Shackcloth.  Newly signed goalkeeper, Jake French (right), who was a substitute, heads for the dressing rooms. [PlessPix]

Photo:  Beachside's new coach, Romilton Amaral (left), issues instructions as goalkeeper Robert Wilson is substituted because of injury. [PlessPix]

Photo:  Ben Whitehall, who started his career with Eagles and then transferred to Beachside a few seasons ago, was back with Eagles for his debut against his former club. [PlessPix]

Photo:  Beachside has their new Brazilian midfielder (right) on view.  Walter Sidney Martins Da Silva Filho is an engineer who has been in Tasmania for three months.  He and his younf family moved to Australia two years ago.  Coach Romilton Amaral, also a Brazilian, said Martins Da Silva Filho was not yet fully match fit. [PlessPix]

Photo:  It was good to see Peter Wass (left) involved with Eagles.  Wass was a very versatile player with the club decades ago.  He was an excellent goalkeeper but was also very useful in the outfield as an attacker. [PlessPix]

Photo:  Two very experiences players in action.  On the left is Beachside's Joel Schuth, a skilful left-footed attacker who left Kingborough Lions United for Beachside last season, while on the right is Andrew Telega, who is back in the Eagles first-team after playing mostly in the reserves last season.  Telega was also a prominent player with Hobart Zebras earlier in his career. [PlessPix]

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