By Anthony Geppa, originally published 24 October 2017 in Centralian Advocate Vol. 71 No. 44. Picture credit Emma Murray.
HE may only be 17 years old but Yuji Nojima’s soccer career has already taken him to all parts of the globe. The young attacking midfielder has just returned to Alice Springs from Japan, competing in a Coerver international tournament.
The Scorpions A Grade player was outstanding against players from across the globe, scoring five goals in as many games including a hat-trick in his opening game.