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Infrastructure funding at 'crisis point' before football's looming explosion

Infrastructure funding at 'crisis point' before football's looming explosion

An effective state and national policy platform targeting all government levels for infrastructure funding will be urgently needed over the coming years as grassroots football and the A-League and W-League align, while a Women’s World Cup looms.  23 Jun 2020
Ex-Hibs star can seize back pride at A-League superpower

Ex-Hibs star can seize back pride at A-League superpower

Archie Thompson says former Hibs and Victory favourite Grant Brebner can restore the club’s battered pride when the A-League resumes in July.  18 Jun 2020
Urgent calls for A-League streaming as clock ticks on July return

Urgent calls for A-League streaming as clock ticks on July return

Former Socceroos great Craig Moore says streaming the A-League needs to be urgently considered as the clock ticks on the competition's return.  16 Jun 2020
Will 2021 be the year A-League reunites Australia's biggest code?

Will 2021 be the year A-League reunites Australia's biggest code?

A-League as a “winter” competition can help boost regions like Gippsland which have fallen on tough economic times while uniting a disparate game nationally, says one ex-NSL favourite.  10 Jun 2020
A-League bid for Canberra still in the game

A-League bid for Canberra still in the game

Former Socceroos skipper Paul Wade believes the Canberra for A-League bid will eventually succeed.  10 Jun 2020
Ultimate guide to A-League and sports technology

Ultimate guide to A-League and sports technology

Sports technology continues to innovate, offering the A-League a chance to improve across various parts of the game. 8 Jun 2020
A-League job in Adelaide: why Veart can revitalise the Reds

A-League job in Adelaide: why Veart can revitalise the Reds

A-League club Adelaide United have begun the process of finding a new coach, with one ex-Reds favorite urging the club to look in-house for a solution. 4 Jun 2020
Kiwi legend: A-League can seize the day post-COVID-19

Kiwi legend: A-League can seize the day post-COVID-19

The A-League must continue expansion plans post COVID-19, says Kiwi coaching great Ricki Herbert, who believes the future is bright for the competition.  1 Jun 2020
Ultimate guide to A-League and football’s radical rethink in Oz

Ultimate guide to A-League and football’s radical rethink in Oz

The Socceroos' Golden Generation have become the lightning rod for a much-needed discussion over proposed changes to the structure of the A-League and football in Australia. 26 May 2020
Where are they now? A-League special

Where are they now? A-League special

Aside from being in lockdown across the world, what happened to these six former A-League players? Some have prospered, some not so. 21 May 2020
La Liga business school eyes Australian partnerships

La Liga business school eyes Australian partnerships

La Liga business school is eying partnerships in Australia, potentially helping A-League clubs develop business, event, and administrative skills while making connections with one of Europe’s biggest leagues. 20 May 2020
Relegation and promotion ‘emotion’ vital for the A-League

Relegation and promotion ‘emotion’ vital for the A-League

After his stint with an A-League club, NPL star coach Ben Cahn is convinced now is the time to reshape football's landscape to include promotion and relegation - for the fans and players' sakes. 13 May 2020
'Aussie-Thai' with the XX-factor at Buriram United

'Aussie-Thai' with the XX-factor at Buriram United

Maxx Creevey, the one-time Sutherland Shire boy, isn’t hugely known in Australia but he’s making huge strides in Thai football after signing a three-year deal at big guns Buriram United.  12 May 2020
Malta, Mifsud and me: Oz striker’s Maltese national team story

Malta, Mifsud and me: Oz striker’s Maltese national team story

Australian striker Liam Boland could’ve partnered alongside Malta football great and former Coventry City forward Michael Mifsud - the banter may have been tasty, too.  11 May 2020
Ultimate guide to a 'winter' A-League and why it'd work in 2021

Ultimate guide to a 'winter' A-League and why it'd work in 2021

About 30 years ago, football in Australia switched from a winter code to a summer one. But in those three decades since that major realignment, the landscape has changed dramatically.  11 May 2020
Could a new A-League streaming model transform football’s broadcast future?

Could a new A-League streaming model transform football’s broadcast future?

For the Hyundai A-League, broadcasting and its deal with Foxtel is top of a long to-do list since the COVID-19 wrecking ball sent sport into a tailspin.  7 May 2020