Northern Fury News

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Derby opens season

THE Townsville-Cairns derby will kick off the National Premier League in 2014 as the Northern Fury host the Far North Queensland Heat in the opening round on March 1.more


THE Northern Fury are on the verge of signing a partnership with English Premier League football club West Ham United.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury chairman and coach meet with FFA

NORTHERN Fury chairman Rabieh Krayem said they want to find out what they'll have to achieve to get a National Youth League and W-League team in the region first up when they meet with Football Federation Australia boss David Gallop.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury driven by a Mersiades

THE Northern Fury's bold A-League ambitions have received a significant national boost after the appointment of high-profile football figure Bonita Mersiades.more

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TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury nets services of sports scientist

THE Northern Fury will have one of the most respected sports science minds in world football giving them an edge in 2014.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury gather formidable coaching force

THE Northern Fury have unveiled the bulk of their staff charged with taking the football club to new on-field heights in 2014.more


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TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Your time to score piece of Fury

A CHANCE at owning a piece of the Northern Fury is less than three weeks away.
The club revealed - at a public information session yesterday - a plan to roll out their community ownership structure by start of December, with prices ranging from $90 to $1000.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury the only way to the top

FOOTBALL Queensland will this week send letters of warning to junior Townsville players they believe may have been misled about an offered alternate Elite Player Pathway.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - A-league ambitions very real

FOOTBALL Queensland chief executive Geoff Foster will deliver a glowing review of the Northern Fury's A-League ambitions when he meets FFA boss David Gallop next week.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Youngsters learn merits of ball security

NORTHERN Fury head coach Ian Ferguson envisages the club's junior teams will try to play a similar style to the senior side with a big focus on keeping possession.more

Community Information Session

Come along and have your say on Sunday, November 10.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Eisenhut scoops honours

NORTHERN Fury midfielder Michael Eisenhut says he's humbled to receive the National Premier League side's major awards after their inaugural season and paid credit to the role of former coach Gareth Edds and his teammates.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fergie's fast and furious decision

NORTHERN Fury coach Ian Ferguson says he's hoping to finalise his playing roster as quickly as possible so he can get a headstart on next year's National Premier League season.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - The fast and the Fury-ish

THE Northern Fury have looked to the next generation of footballers as they launched the first of their junior academies this week.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Country boys shine

TOWNSVILLE footballers have played a big role in propelling Queensland Country to success at the National Youth Football Championships in Coffs Harbour last month.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Push for team selection

NORTHERN Fury footballers Nick Dunn and Max Davison will push their case for the next batch of Joeys team selections as they trial with the Queensland Academy of Sport in Brisbane this week.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Hunt for community owners

THE Northern Fury will release a community ownership program in November as the National Premier League club looks to attract 5000 members and help their cause for a return to the A-league.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury welcome back Ferguson

THE deal is done. Ian Ferguson is a Fury man once again.

The North Queensland Fury's inaugural A-League coach over the weekend officially committed to the reborn Northern Fury's bold five-year vision to return the club to the Australian football top-flight.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury in A-League return bid

IAN Ferguson is adamant the Northern Fury already have the building blocks in place for an A-League return.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fergie's Fury return

A SECOND chance to be a part of the Fury was too good for Ian Ferguson to pass up.more

NEWS - Ian Ferguson in negotiations

Northern Fury FC is in negotiations with Ian Ferguson for the role of Director of Football. He is in Townsville for the next couple of days and the club is hopeful of a deal being finalised by the time he leaves on Wednesday.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fergie back in Fury's corner

THE North Queensland Fury's inaugural A-League coach, Ian Ferguson, is back in the green and white.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury win deserved

THE Northern Fury have ended their inaugural season in the National Premier League on a massive high, defeating traditional Queensland football powerhouse Brisbane Strikers 2-0 away yesterday.more

VIDEO - NPL Round 21

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Watch the pick of the action from Round 21 with the weekly National Premier Leagues Highlights Show.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Youth spur on Eisenhut

ONE of the Northern Fury's older heads, lightning quick attacker Michael Eisenhut says the National Premier League has him feeling "younger".more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Russell has new benchmark

NORTHERN Fury attacker Tristan Russell says his unexpected National Premier League debut on Sunday was the ultimate surprise.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Cobbo nets a return

NORTHERN Fury attacker Newie Cobbo hopes he has put a depressing start to the National Premier League season behind him after a strong performance in yesterday's 4-2 loss to Brisbane City.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury faces daunting test

An injury hit Northern Fury is looking to make amends for their worst game of the season, trying to continue their golden run against the league's top teams with Brisbane City tomorrow.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury lock out stars

NORTHERN Fury coach Gareth Edds has hailed his team's defensive effort after again locking out one of the league's most potent attacking forces.more

VIDEO - NPL Round 19

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TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Edds rattles up four

NORTHERN Fury player-coach Gareth Edds played the humble hero on Saturday night after striking four goals in the Fury's 6-3 win over National Premier League leaders Olympic FC.more

VIDEO - NPL Round 18

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TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury out of touch

FURY coach Gareth Edds will use the remainder of the NPL to blood young talent after a deflating loss to Sunshine Coast.more

VIDEO - NPL Round 17

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TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury in sizzling form

A THREE-match winning streak away from home has the Northern Fury on a confidence high as they prepare for the test of the National Premier League's top-five.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Teen's big football break

WITH a big chance in front of him, Townsville schoolboy Matt Symes plans to take his starting opportunity with the Northern Fury this evening in both hands.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Goal to make it a hat-trick

TWO consecutive wins and clean sheets are nice but new Northern Fury captain Alex Read says three would be better.more

VIDEO - NPL Round 16

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TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Second win for Fury

THE Northern Fury kept a clean sheet for a second week after knocking over Queensland Academy of Sport 3-0 in the National Premier League on Saturday.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Stanley leaves Fury

THE Northern Fury have lost their second starting player in three weeks with captain Jared Stanley leaving the National Premier League squad for "personal reasons".more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Denting Pride on Fury's agenda

NORTHERN Fury captain Jared Stanley has backed his defence to do the job tonight against the Western Pride in his absence as his misses his first National Premier League match of the season.more

VIDEO - NPL Round 14

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Fundraising Day - June 15

We would like to thank the following businesses that contributed to our Fundraising Day on Saturday, June 15 at Brolga Park:more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Set for Jets' power

THE direct threat posed by the Moreton Bay Jets will keep the Northern Fury on their toes, coach Gareth Edds has said.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Hobson adds punch to Fury

NORTHERN Fury right back Caleb Hobson says it's the off-season hard work which has given him the energy for his lung-busting runs down the right wing.more

VIDEO NPL Round 13

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TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury's courage chase

NORTHERN Fury coach Gareth Edds says his team needs to find a small dash of courage to apply their form from training to game situations.

The Fury dug in and salvaged a 2-all draw against Central Queensland Energy at home on Saturday night, twice coming from behind to find equalisers through the boots of Matt Richards and Alex Read.more

VIDEO NPL - Round 12

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TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Crowley heads south before facing Fury

FORMER Northern Fury midfielder Jacob Crowley says the lure of work, a new challenge and the chance to play beside younger brother Braedyn proved too attractive as he prepares to make his debut for the Central Queensland Energy tomorrow.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury take positives from derby draw

A DERBY draw was a bitter pill to swallow, but Northern Fury coach Gareth Edds said there was plenty to be pleased about in yesterday's 1-1 draw with the FNQ Heat.

The Fury were the better team for much of the contest, having opened the scoring through striker Jake Navarro in the third minute, and looked destined to pick up a valuable three points and claim back some North Queensland rivalry revenge.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Mid-season signs positive for Fury

IF player/coach Gareth Edds had to give his Northern Fury team a mid-season report card, "exceeding expectations" would be the comment sent home with the players.

Midway through the 22-round season, the Fury sit in seventh place on the National Premier League ladder with 13 points from four wins, a draw and six losses, five of them to teams situated above them.more

VIDEO NPL Round 11 - Football Queensland

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TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury's main goal to rebuild confidence

THE Northern Fury will use the National Premier League mid-season break to try to recover their confidence after losing back-to-back games for the first time this season.more
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CLUB ANNOUNCEMENT - Additions to all FURY player development and education

The Fury FC has announced additions to the technical development and education plan for all Fury players for the remainder of the 2013 season.

See below for more information and the Fury schedule for all training and development.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury's goal to score expansion for future players

THE Northern Fury will use tomorrow's visit by Football Queensland hierarchy to push the club's case for a future expansion into the national youth league and W-League competitions.

Football Queensland chief executive Geoff Foster and chief operating officer Ben Mannion, who oversaw the set-up of the state's National Premier League competition, will visit the North tomorrow and will take in the Fury's home game against the Brisbane Strikers.more

VIDEO NPL Round 10 - Football Queensland

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TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - City in bid to host A-League game

TOWNSVILLE is set to host an A-League game next season for the first time since the collapse of the North Queensland Fury.

Two A-League clubs are reportedly close to agreeing with Football Federation Australia to play in Townsville late this year and the city could hold a pre-season match in August or September.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Rough road trip for Fury

NORTHERN Fury player-coach Gareth Edds said his side is itching for the opportunity to play on the road again after falling to their worst loss of the season away to Brisbane City yesterday.

Trailing 2-0 at half-time, the Fury couldn't stop City's scoring after the break and fell 5-0, the fifth consecutive game they have missed out on points playing in southeast Queensland.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Jacob's back and on the ball for Fury

NORTHERN Fury midfielder Jacob Crowley is hoping to pick up from where he left off after being named to start against Brisbane City tomorrow.

The 20-year-old has made a fast recovery from a badly rolled ankle he suffered in the 2-1 loss against the Sunshine Coast three weeks ago and is hoping to help the Fury claim some much desired points on the road.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury keen to claim points away from home

WITH confidence levels at a high, Northern Fury midfielder Mick Eisenhut says it's time to take the intensity from their Townsville home games on the road.

The Fury are yet to be beaten in four games at home, picking up three wins and a draw, but they haven't been so lucky playing away from North Queensland.more

VIDEO NPL Round 9 - Football Queensland

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TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Georgia on the ball for game on home turf

NORTHERN Fury midfielder Georgia Adams will step out to face Cairns in Ingham in the National Premier League country competition on Saturday with a distinct advantage.

The under-13s player is the only Ingham junior in the line-up for the Fury, and is itching to take on some of Far North Queensland's best young women footballers on her own home ground.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury eyes off NPL's big boys

NORTHERN Fury player- coach Gareth Edds says his young team has no one to fear in the National Premier League after strong performances against the competition's heavyweights.

The Fury play third-placed Brisbane City away on Sunday before coming home the following week to play the Brisbane Strikers (fourth), ending a run which has seen the Townsville-based side face the top five teams in the competition in five weeks.more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury winning on and off the field

THE Northern Fury can count on one of the A-league's most deadly strikers, Jeremy Brockie, among the fans willing them back into the Australian top flight.

Brockie was a member of the initial Fury side that joined the A-league in 2009 before his stint was cruelled by a season-ending broken leg, but the now Wellington Phoenix attacker was in the crowd at the Townsville Sports Reserve which saw the Northern Fury account for Redlands United 4-2 on Saturday.more

Round 9 - TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Keen Fury fans force a move to bigger site

STRONG crowd numbers mean the Northern Fury have had to move away from Townsville's home of football, Brolga Park.

Following crowds in excess of 2000 people to their first three home games, all at the Townsville Sports Reserve, the Fury have been forced to shift today's match against Redlands United.more

NPL -Round 9 Ins & Outs

A full list of all squad ins and outs for round 9more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN Fury Steels for Red Devils

NORTHERN Fury player/coach Gareth Edds is seeking some steel in defence as his side prepares to face the free-scoring Redlands United.

The Red Devils, champions in last year's Brisbane Premier League, boasts three of the best attackers in the league, with Graham Fyfe, Jheison Macuace and Reuben Way having scored 26 of their club's 34 goals between them.more

VIDEO NPL Round 8 - Football Queensland

It’s been another exciting weekend of football right across Queensland in the National Premier Leagues.

Watch the pick of the action - including all the goals! - from Round 8 with the weekly National Premier Leagues Highlights Show.more

NPL Round 8 Wrap

There were mixed results for the competition front-runners in Round 8 of the National Premier Leagues.

Review all the weekend action in the weekly wrap.more

Round 8 - TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury shows courage in gritty performance

A TWO-goal loss to National Premier League heavyweights Brisbane Olympic hasn't dented the Northern Fury's confidence.

If anything, it has surged after they were beaten 5-3 by the competition's only undefeated team on Saturday night.more

VIDEO NPL Round 7 - Football Queensland

It’s been another exciting weekend of football right across Queensland in the National Premier Leagues.

Watch the pick of the action - including all the goals! - from Round 7 with the weekly National Premier Leagues Highlights Show.more

Round 7 - TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Late goal floors Fury

THE Northern Fury were left to rue a late defensive lapse after losing 2-1 to the Sunshine Coast Fire yesterday.

Striker Jake Navarro equalised for the Fury just after half-time after heading home a well-placed cross, but the work was undone roughly 10 minutes from time when Sunshine Coast booted their winner.more

VIDEO - NPL Round 6 - Football Queensland

It’s been another exciting weekend of football right across Queensland in the National Premier Leagues.

Watch the pick of the action - including all the goals! - from Round 6 with the weekly National Premier Leagues Highlights Show.more

Round 6 - TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury keeper draws praise

FURY skipper Jared Stanley hailed the first-half heroics of goalkeeper Brad Burrows as Northern escaped with a 2-2 draw on Saturday.

Despite leading 2-nil at halftime of the National Premier League clash against the Palm Beach Sharks, the Fury were happy to secure a draw against the fast-finishing visitors in front of nearly 2000 fans at at the Sports Reserve.more

VIDEO - NPL Round 5 - FURY School Academy Youngsters

Northern Fury made it back-to-back home wins following an impressive 6-1 demolition of QAS in a fast-paced match at Townsville Sports Reserve on Sunday afternoon.

Fury forward Alex Reid was the star for the home side, scoring a first half hat-trick to effectively seal the result for the hosts before half time.more

Round 5 -TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fury hit QAS for six

NORTHERN Fury striker Alex Read scored a hat-trick and player-coach Gareth Edds pointed to the heavens after the Fury's 6-1 mauling of QAS yesterday.

Read scored the Fury's first two goals inside the first 15 minutes of Saturday's National Premier League game and netted his third just before halftime, while one of Edds' two goals featured a classy lob that sneaked just under the QAS crossbar.more

VIDEO - NPL Round 4 review - Football Queensland

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Round 4 -TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Fired-up Fury dent Pride in 3-0 victory

A JAKE Navarro double and the cool head of Alex Read saw the Northern Fury seal a comfortable 3-0 win against Western Pride at the Townsville Sports Reserve yesterday.

Navarro scored his brace of goals in the first half of yesterday's National Premier League match, which was .....more

TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN Fury's new face has old head on shoulders

DESPITE being one of the newest faces in the Northern Fury squad, attacking midfielder Mick Eisenhut gives the National Premier League side a whole new dimension in experience.

The former Brothers midfielder missed out on a spot in the Fury after the initial trials last year, but jumped at the chance to earn a spot after a call from player/ coach Gareth Edds recently.more

Round 3 -TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN - Jets put fear in the FURY

A DEPLETED and travel-worn Northern Fury are just one game away from a well-deserved Easter weekend break, but first is the matter of dealing with the undefeated Moreton Bay Jets.

The Fury travel to Moreton Bay today without a string of starting players, and play a Jets team that has beaten strong southern opposition in an impressive start to the...more

NPL Round 2 Wrap

Northern Fury jump started their campaign against a hapless Energy side that have now conceded 13 goals in their opening two fixtures and are bottom of the NPL ladder for the second consecutive week.more
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