Football Federation. Tasmania in conjunction with Northern Rangers Football Club will host an appearance of Socceroo and Melbourne Victory star Archie Thompson at the NTCA Ground, Launceston from 12noon on Monday 7 January. Registered players aged 6 to 16 are welcome to come along and have a kick with Archie and get their Melbourne Victory or Socceroos gear signed.
Archie has made the trip ahead of the Hyundai A-League blockbuster at Aurora Stadium that will see Melbourne Victory play top of league Central Coast Mariners. The match is on Saturday 12 January at 5.30pm.
Tickets for Tasmania's annual slice of A-League action are still available through Ticketmaster.