Reuters, Wednesday, February 4, 2009 1:30 PM
"I really believe having him playing for North Queensland Fury will change the way people think about the [Australian] A-League." Fury chairman Don Matheson
has signed former Liverpool and England striker Robbie Fowler
, 33, and thinks there will be some kind of a "Beckham Effect." Fowler had been linked to
a couple of MLS clubs, but his wage demands proved too high.
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