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Soccer

QUEENSLAND JUNIORS' BID AGAINST N.S.W.

fHE N.S.W. junior Soccer team will open its tour to-morrow at Heath Park with a match against a Queens land side. Good football should be

wiuiessea, as me scanaara 01 pia.y in both States is on a high level. Last year the Queenslanders did well on their visit south, winnine two of the four matches and drawine one. Most of the players this time are new to big football. Allen, the centre half, is the onlv one with previous inter State experience, and a great deal may depend on his showing to-morrow. Ho?p the right back, and Kelly, at left half, are capable defenders, who are not likely to give the opposine for wards too much rope. The N.S.W. side to arrive to-day comprises 14 players, and. with a number of utility men included, should be able to put a very 'rong team Into the field. Both Wootton and Protheroe are sound goalkeepers, while «om players like Melrose, McLean, HunteT. iredale, and Thomas a very sound defence could be selected. The forwards Include two oeaf and dumb players who are reported to be very clever. Judging by previous games; to-morrow's match should be very even, but the advan tage of playing at home may enable Queens land to win. To assist In the selection of a Queens '?nd team of players under 21 years of age, tho are to visit N-.S.W. In September, a tnal match will be staged over the week end. This will be followed by a further 'la! prior to the selection of the team. Teams selected are:— BRISBANE v. N.S.W., Exhibition Wcdnes o»J, Raymond Park; 3.15: Goal, D. Mul

3rum (Ashley Rovers) ; backs. J. Lade (Boom erang), R. Brlerley (Latrobe); halves. H. Or mlston (Boomerang), M. McCaskill, N. Groves (Boomerang): forwards, J. Bell (Kangaroo Point Stars), J. Henderson (Kangaroo Point Stars). A. McCaskcll (Boom erang!, a. Plum (Latrobe), W. Canslck (Bardon Rovers). Reserves: C. Oray (Kan garoo Point Stars). D. Fairweather (Mltchel ton). BRISBANE (THIRD ORADE) to meet iDswich In the curtain-raiser on Saturday:— Goal, W. Stratton (Junction R.): backs. A. Duncan (United Rangers), A. Green Mlt chelton); halves. D. Cohen (United Rangers). E. Torpey (Junction Rangers), C. Campbell (United Rangers); forwards, A. Neilson lUnlted R.). E. Taylour (United R.), C. Laird (Mltchelton). J. Morris (Junction R.l, A. Porter (Junction R.). Reserves: W. Connolly (Junction R.). K. Ncllson (United R.). Players are to report to the team manager, Mr. P. Jamlcson, on the ground at 1.30 p.m. The teams chosen to take part In the trial match on Sunday morning are: — WHITES.— H. Neilson (Kangaroo Point Stars), D. Hayes (Highgate R.), B. Gray (Kangaroo Pt. Stars); B. Oldham (Latrobel. W. Delkie (Highgate R.), H. Butterworth (Latrobe): H. Butterworth (Latrobe), J. Bell (Kangaroo Pt. Stars), C. Grant (Latrobe). E. Davles (Latrobe), L. Cue (Kangaroo Pt. Stars), W. Canslck (Bardon- Rovers). BLUES.— J. Slater (Latrobel: E. Drake (Morton R.). K. Quick . Pineapple R.). M. Beh (Kangaroo Pt. Stars), W. Wilson (Latrobel. M. Lindsay (Pineapple Rovers 1: E. Trueman (Boomerang). R. McCulloc iMerton Rovers), L. Weale (Kangaroo Pt. Stars), A. Johnson (Latrobe), D. Johnson (Hlghgate Ramblers). RESERVES (for both teams). — A. Munsen (Latrobe). E. Murray (Latrobe), D. Covey (Bhafston Rovers), N. carr (Merton RO.

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