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Taylor’s tale of Beckham, Ljubo and Newcastle’s big night

Taylor’s tale of Beckham, Ljubo and Newcastle’s big night

Newcastle-born former A-League defender Taylor Regan recalls the hype in his hometown when David Beckham’s LA Galaxy faced the Jets in 2010  - but he also remembers an unusual request from the English sports icon. 18 Feb 2019
Fantasy Football Federation! FTBL’s dream FFA team to supercharge football

Fantasy Football Federation! FTBL’s dream FFA team to supercharge football

FTBL has had enough of the in-fighting, agendas, petty politics, backstabbing, leaks, PR nightmares, lack of vision, shonky surveys, shock sackings (have we missed anything?). Today, we’re putting forward a fresh view on the way forward for Australian football. 14 Feb 2019
The strange transformation of Sebastian Pasquali

The strange transformation of Sebastian Pasquali

The regional Victorian ‘cathedral city’ of Wangaratta isn’t famed for its love of football. 13 Feb 2019
Macarthur South-West Sydney: ‘Our coach will choose transfer targets’

Macarthur South-West Sydney: ‘Our coach will choose transfer targets’

Macarthur South-West Sydney FC chairman Gino Marra says there’s no point in speculating about potential transfers now - the club’s new coach will decide who to sign. 13 Feb 2019
Durante: 'It's been a success story'

Durante: 'It's been a success story'

Andrew Durante was his usual cool, calm and collected self before Wellington Phoenix's high-profile clash against Melbourne Victory, but with a few choice words thrown in to boot. 13 Feb 2019
Boogaard: It's Newcastle against Asia's best

Boogaard: It's Newcastle against Asia's best

Captain corageous Nigel Boogaard was full of pride in his club after scoring the winner in Newcastle Jets' 3-1 win over Persija Jakarta. 12 Feb 2019
Newcastle Jets vs Persija Jakarta Player Ratings

Newcastle Jets vs Persija Jakarta Player Ratings

A tumultuous match turned into an extremely important win for Newcastle Jets, winning 3-1 over Indonesian champions Persija Jakarta. 12 Feb 2019
AFF’s Suzuki Cup can be Socceroos’ missing ingredient

AFF’s Suzuki Cup can be Socceroos’ missing ingredient

South-East Asia’s month-long football extravaganza the Suzuki Cup could be the missing ingredient that powers the Socceroos’ future development in Asia, says one former national team midfielder based in the region. 12 Feb 2019
Ex-Matildas striker: 'Poisonous debate harming football'

Ex-Matildas striker: 'Poisonous debate harming football'

Former Matildas striker Catherine Cannuli says the poisonous debate dredged up after the sacking of Alen Stajcic is harming football's growth in the women’s and men’s game in Australia.   11 Feb 2019
'It's more than just a win'

'It's more than just a win'

Chris Ikonomidis and his elated Perth Glory teammates recognised the significance of their 2-1 win over Melbourne Victory - they're now seven points clear at the top of the table. 10 Feb 2019
Melbourne City vs Adelaide United player ratings

Melbourne City vs Adelaide United player ratings

A match packed with debutant poachers: see how the player's rated in Melbourne City's 1-1 draw with Adelaide United. 9 Feb 2019
Maclaren: 'It's a dream start'

Maclaren: 'It's a dream start'

Jamie Maclaren was chuffed with a debut goal in his starting return to the A-League, saving Melbourne City's blushes in a 1-1 draw with Adelaide United. 9 Feb 2019
Western Sydney Wanderers vs Central Coast Mariners Player Ratings

Western Sydney Wanderers vs Central Coast Mariners Player Ratings

In front of another dismal-looking Spotless Stadium crowd, two out-of-form teams played out a scrappy and uneventful contest, with Western Sydney Wanderers profiting 2-0 over Central Coast Mariners. 9 Feb 2019
'Is Spotless Stadium the most hated in Australia?'

'Is Spotless Stadium the most hated in Australia?'

Despite Western Sydney Wanderers breaking a hapless winless streak with a commanding 2-0 win over Central Coast Mariners, fans were forced to make their own entertainment. 9 Feb 2019
Corica defends Sky Blue stars, blaming 'humidity'

Corica defends Sky Blue stars, blaming 'humidity'

Sydney FC coach Steve Corica was quick to defend his star front three after the Sky Blues' 2-1 loss to Brisbane Roar at Suncorp Stadium. 9 Feb 2019
McKay: 'If Leigh Broxham can do it, so can I'

McKay: 'If Leigh Broxham can do it, so can I'

Matt McKay's enthusiasm was well founded: a "backs to the wall" Brisbane Roar broke their winless streak in sensational style by defeating Sydney FC 2-1 at Suncorp Stadium. 8 Feb 2019
NPL 2 club aim high with ex-Fulham and A-League coach

NPL 2 club aim high with ex-Fulham and A-League coach

Victorian NPL 2 outfit Langwarrin SC pulled off a huge coup by signing Scott Miller to lead them in 2019. After all, he’s worked with Fulham, the Socceroos and in the A-League and Danish SuperLiga. 7 Feb 2019
Meet the rising star of overseas Aussie coaches

Meet the rising star of overseas Aussie coaches

You could say Shaun Ontong was born into football. Now, as one of the youngest professional Australian coaches working overseas, football's virtually inescapable. 4 Feb 2019
5 games, 23 goals: An A-League round to remember

5 games, 23 goals: An A-League round to remember

Check out all the highlights from one of the highest scoring A-League rounds of all time. 3 Feb 2019
Redmayne: Don't call me a Wiggle

Redmayne: Don't call me a Wiggle

Andrew Redmayne is quickly becoming the Bruce Grobbelar of the A-League - just don't crack a Wiggles joke. 3 Feb 2019
Isaias: 'In football, anything can happen'

Isaias: 'In football, anything can happen'

Seven goals, three red cards and the second time in A-League history a side has come back from three goals down to win. 2 Feb 2019