Burchell creates history

Red Devils striker claims Star Player and Golden Boot again
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CLASS ACT: Wangaratta City star Adam Burchell relaxes at home yesterday with dog Sydney yesterday after being named the AWFA Star Player on Wednesday night.PHOTO: Cam Potter

WEDNESDAY night was a historic one for Wangaratta City FC star Adam Burchell.

In 2015, he was the third person to win the Golden Boot and the Star Player awards in the same season, but on Wednesday and following his win of both the Golden Boot and Star Player awards again; this made Burchell the first person to win both awards in the same season twice.

Interestingly, the Red Devils won the AWFA cup title that year and Burchell and his Wangaratta City FC teammates will face Myrtleford in the decider again in an eerily similar build up.


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