South West Queensland Thunder FC

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South West Queensland Thunder
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Full nameSouth West Queensland Thunder Football Club
Nickname(s)The Thunder
Founded2012
GroundClive Berghofer Stadium
Capacity9000
ChairmanLuke Stenhouse
CoachIvor Prasad
LeagueNational Premier Leagues Queensland
201914th
WebsiteClub website
Current season

South West Queensland Thunder is a semi-professional soccer club based Toowoomba, and represents the South West Queensland Region in the National Premier Leagues Queensland. The club was established in 2012, and play their home fixtures at Clive Berghofer Stadium.

The club fields teams in all NPL, FQPL and NPLW Age Groups, as well as Skills Acquisition Program Academies for boys and girls.

Home ground[edit]

Clive Berghofer Stadium is a rectangular football stadium in Toowoomba, Queensland. Situated on Mary Street on the eastern fringes of Toowoomba CBD adjacent to Queens Park and Toowoomba East State School. Formerly known as Athletic Oval, the stadium was renamed to reflect the home club's major sponsor, philanthropist property developer and former local Mayor Clive Berghofer. The ground plays host to rugby league, rugby union and football fixtures[1] and is lit to A-League standard. The recently upgraded grandstand includes undercover seating for 2,300.[2] The stadium has hosted international and national rugby league matches as well pre-season A-League fixtures.

Current Senior Men's Squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Australia GK Jace Hudson
2 Australia DF Callum Hart
3 Italy DF Mirko Crociati
4 Australia DF Brady Mason
5 Australia DF Wade Hall
6 Australia MF Jacob Bigby
7 Australia FW Brodie Welch
8 Australia MF Veco Serugo
9 Italy FW Pasquale De Vita
10 Australia MF Jackson Franke
11 Australia MF Ben Adams
12 Australia MF Uwan Minogue
13 Australia MF Brenton Pennells
15 Australia FW Anthony Grant
16 Australia MF Richard Hayden
17 Australia FW Mustafa Banza
18 Australia MF Jordan Howard
19 Australia FW Cormac McCarthy
20 Australia DF Jayden Richardson
21 Australia DF Charles Miller
22 Australia MF Josue Kalenga
23 Australia FW Oredi Kibombo


Football Staff[edit]

  • Football Operations: Janelle Sothmann
  • Men's Technical Director: Thiago Kosloski
  • Senior Men's Head Coach: Ivor Prasad
  • Senior Men's Team Manager: Trent Bowles
  • Physiotherapists: Trevor Howard

Board of Directors[edit]

  • Chairman: Luke Stenhouse
  • Vice Chairman: Jason Hall
  • Director: Janelle Sothmann
  • Director: Laurie Passante
  • Director: Michael Clark
  • Director: Jordie Franke
  • Director: Danny Clifford

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Clive Berghofer Stadium (Toowoomba Sports Ground) | Austadiums". www.austadiums.com. Retrieved 1 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Clive Berghofer Stadium (Toowoomba Sports Ground) | Austadiums". www.austadiums.com. Retrieved 1 August 2018.

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