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CHURCHES SOCCER

12 June 1945, The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), page 8

…captain the Fiji national side and participate in 2002 and 2006 World Cup qualification campaigns after playing in the NSWCFA. Other famous sporting identities to have played in NSWPCSFA (NSWCFA) have included cricketers: Richie Benaud, Brian Booth, Bobby Simpson (St Clements Marrickville), Len Pascoe & Jeff Thomson (St Pauls Bankstown), Dirk Wellham (St Lukes Concord), Mitchell Starc (Lidcombe Churches); Australian international Rugby League player: Brian Poppa Clay; High Jumper: Brandon Starc (Lidcombe Churches); Head of Soccer Australia in the 1990s: David Hill (Sydney University); ABC radio host: Adam Spencer (Gladesville Uniting) and even former Prime Minister: John Howard (Earlwood Baptist?) Click here to see results from the Sydney Morning Herald in 1945.  (note that one club - Lidcombe Congregational - continues in current competition as Lidcombe Churches) Click here to see an article about Lidcombe Churches' history and 75th Anniversary in 2014…