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Lee Gaskin

Lee Gaskin is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

Soccer

Heskey, Ono bring star quality to Canberra

Lee Gaskin Former England international Emile Heskey and one of the greatest footballers to come out of Asia, Shinji Ono, are on their way to Canberra as part of a massive week of A-League action in the...

Football

Superstars rockin' the suburbs

Shinji ONO during the Semi Final Elimination Western Sydney Wanderers vs Brisbane roar at Parramatta Stadium 
Photography Brendan Esposito
smh,12 April,2013

Lee Gaskin Former England international Emile Heskey and one of Asia's greatest footballers, Shinji Ono, are on their way to Canberra.

Football

Finals the goal in youngsters' minds

SPORT: L-R Woden Valley football goal keeper Evan Alexandrow-Ridley,19 of Kambah and leading goal scorer Derek Oelmann,23 of Mawson prepare for the club's first ever finals appearance. 5th SEPTEMBER 2013 .Photograph by MELISSA ADAMS of The Canberra Times.

Lee Gaskin One is an American striker with the Golden Boot, the other has rubbed shoulders with Mark Schwarzer.

Soccer

Will this be a season to remember?

Alessandro Del Piero

Lee Gaskin, Chris Dutton The A-League's moment of truth has arrived and I've got some bad news for the fans - I've looked into the soccer crystal ball and it doesn't look pretty.

Soccer

Scottish giants offer Canberra star a crack at the big time

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 02:  Shinji Ono of Western Sydney Wanderers FC and Tom Rogic of Central Coast Mariners pose during a 2012/13 A-League player portrait session at Parramatta Stadium on October 2, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Lee Gaskin, Dominic Bossi Canberra wunderkind Tomas Rogic will showcase his immense talent to the European club that launched Mark Viduka's career.

Soccer

Four more clubs hot on Rogic's trail

Tom Rogic at the Socceroos camp training session prior to the East Asian Cup in Hong Kong next month.
Photography Brendan Esposito
smh,26th November,2012

Lee Gaskin The odds of Tom Rogic returning to the A-League are lengthening by the day.

Football

Man U stars don't faze Topor-Stanley

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 12:  Nikolai Topor-Stanley poses during an A-League All-Stars Headshots Session at Park Royal Hotel on July 12, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Lee Gaskin Canberra's Nikolai Topor-Stanley will not be overawed when taking on one of the world's biggest clubs.

Soccer

Valeri favours club over Socceroos

Carl Valeri of the Socceroos.

Lee Gaskin Canberra’s Carl Valeri will miss Australia’s friendly with Denmark to help his club’s promotion push to the top tier of Italian football.

Soccer

Valeri to miss Denmark match due to club commitments

Lee Gaskin Canberra's Carl Valeri will miss Australia's friendly with Denmark this weekend to help his club's promotion push to the top tier of Italian football.

Soccer

Newcastle A-League players toughen up in AIS 'cells'

Newcastle Jets player James Brown, left, and Canberra Rockets captain Robbie Deerly.

Lee Gaskin From five star to no star - James Brown has lived both extremes as a professional footballer.