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Player Write Up: Mapo’s First Magpie Trip

When you visit Philadelphia there are a few non-negotiable must do’s. You ring the Liberty Bell, watch big Sav punt for the Eagles, eat a Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich and best of all, finish the day with the famous run up Rocky’s stairs in order to pay homage to the great boxer. You can forget […]

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Ormsby on Greater Western Sydney

The recent signing of Israel Folou by AFL expansion team Greater Western Sydney has been a major topic of discussion lately.  Whilst most agree Folou is a gifted athlete opinions differ on whether his signing is just a marketing stunt and if he’ll struggle to make the transition to AFL, or whether he can make […]

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New York Magpies Overrun Austin Crows

In the first game of the tournament the Magpies faced the hosts, the Austin Crows. Skipper Andy Brennan lost his fifth consecutive coin toss for the year and the Crows elected to kick with the aid of the strong 3-4 goal wind. The Crows came out hard and had the better of the Pies in […]

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The Magpies All Set For Austin

The Magpies head down to the live music capital of the USA, Austin, Texas, this weekend to play Austin and Dallas in a 4 team tournament that includes Nashville as well. According to Magpies Coach Glenn Ormsby, “The players are pretty excited about the chance to head down to Austin and play teams that we […]

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