Zappa’s back

It had been four years since Matt Zappone, pictured above, last played at Wolter Park. In that time, he had lived on the other side of the world, not played for three years and then returned to where his football career began. But on Saturday that long run ended. Zappa signed for ACE and was…

Easy decision

There was never any doubt where Jay Brindell-South, pictured, wanted to play this season. It was ACE. “I always wanted to come back,” the 29-year-old defender said, “definitely, after last season. “I learned a lot from Steve (Glockner), but think I can always improve, that’s why I wanted to go around again.” With many of…

Happy Harry

Harry Royley, pictured above, has re-signed for ACE and will be one of the youngest players in our senior squad. However age will be no barrier when the 21-year-old, who has risen through the ranks at ACE, has to make his presence felt during matches. Last season Harry divided his time between the reserves and…

Morgan brings quality

ACE Women have the ‘final piece’ of their midfield jigsaw for the Capital League 1 campaign. That was the verdict of coach Jamie Sanckson, pictured above with the team’s new attacking midfielder Morgan Schoener. Morgan has NPL Qld and BWPL experience with Peninsula Power and Virginia respectively – and is well known to the ACE…

‘Exactly what we want’

NEW signing Josh Cartman will be a ‘huge asset’ this season, according to ACE coach Steve Glockner (pictured with Josh). The 29-year-old has joined an ACE squad chasing a hat-trick of Premier League titles – with three of last season’s leading goalscorers! Josh tied in the Golden Boot with Ryan Shaughnessy on 19 at the…

ACE at the double

ACE signed potential and strength in midfield when Matt Fox, pictured left and Jared Moran, right, put pen to paper last week. Jared, who has moved down from Yeppoon, is looking for test himself in a higher level of football. Matt, who has two years’ experience in the Moreton Bay United youth system, is aiming…

Home sweet home

ACE begin their pre-season fixtures tomorrow as the countdown to the defence of their Premier League title gathers pace. Capital League 1 side AC Carina are the visitors to Wolter Park on Sunday with the Reserves kicking-off at 3pm and Seniors at 5pm. It comes just less than eight weeks to Round One of the…