Tigers FC will face APIA Leichhardt FC in next stage of FFA Cup

Isobel Cootes
By Isobel Cootes
Updated July 9 2021 - 7:36am, first published 6:31am
Tigers FC's Nikolas Popovich leaps over Canberra Olympic goalkeeper Angelo Konstantinou last week. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

It's a long cry from Tiger FC's humble origins in Cooma in 1952 - to field a side for workers of the Snowy Mountains Hydro Scheme - yet the side has the chance to go all the way to the AFC Champions League.


Isobel Cootes

Isobel Cootes


Sports reporter at The Canberra Times. A Novocastrian with a passion for football (or soccer as they call it in the capital) via The Examiner and The Port Lincoln Times.

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