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Victory flying high after hectic travel in A-League, ACL

Victory flying high after hectic travel in A-League, ACL

Melbourne Victory’s huge travel schedule in recent weeks isn’t getting in the way of preparations for tonight’s massive Good Friday clash in Adelaide. 19 Apr 2019
A-League on FIFA: Victory crowned E-League Premiers

A-League on FIFA: Victory crowned E-League Premiers

Melbourne Victory has been crowned E-League Premiers after a huge win over Adelaide United last night on FIFA. 19 Apr 2019
Queenslander in Glasgow: Matt McKay’s Rangers year

Queenslander in Glasgow: Matt McKay’s Rangers year

Brisbane Roar’s Matt McKay will retire as an A-League championship winner, respected Socceroo, and Roar legend. 19 Apr 2019
Coopers Stadium ‘best A-League venue in Australia’

Coopers Stadium ‘best A-League venue in Australia’

As Adelaide United prepares to host a Good Friday blockbuster, Reds coach Marco Kurz has declared Coopers Stadium the best A-League venue in Australia. 19 Apr 2019
A-League mind games: Sydney FC’s message to Victory

A-League mind games: Sydney FC’s message to Victory

Sydney FC coach Steve Corica has sent Melbourne Victory a blunt message: you cannot afford to stumble in Adelaide tonight. 19 Apr 2019
Three future A-League players smashing Queensland's NPL

Three future A-League players smashing Queensland's NPL

The latest A-League talent radar focuses on NPL in Queensland. The Sunshine State has three future A-League talents you need to know now. 17 Apr 2019
Why Queensland can become a ‘Championship’ hotbed

Why Queensland can become a ‘Championship’ hotbed

The grassroots boom in Queensland continues unabated with one former A-League star saying new Queensland teams on the national stage is what the Sunshine State desperately needs. 16 Apr 2019
Ex-A-League midfielder's Porto and Liverpool connection

Ex-A-League midfielder's Porto and Liverpool connection

For a former Porto player and lifelong Liverpool supporter, ex-A-League midfielder Cameron Watson has a foot in both camps ahead of their UEFA Champions League second-leg tie in Portugal. 15 Apr 2019
'Market forces' to supercharge ambitious Championship, NPL clubs

'Market forces' to supercharge ambitious Championship, NPL clubs

Proponents of Australia’s proposed second division Championship want to encourage market forces and ambitious owners in both the Championship and NPL. 15 Apr 2019
Four future A-League players smashing it in the NPL

Four future A-League players smashing it in the NPL

Australia's second-tier NPL leagues continue to be a vital pipeline for your A-League club. 11 Apr 2019
ACL preview: Chinese Super League vs A-League

ACL preview: Chinese Super League vs A-League

The real sporting battle this week between Australia and China is in the Asian Champions League group stage, when two Chinese Super League giants face the A-League’s best tomorrow night (Wednesday). 9 Apr 2019
China's A-League respect but AFL claims are 'laughable’

China's A-League respect but AFL claims are 'laughable’

In a week when crucial Asian Champions League games see A-League's best face China’s biggest football clubs, the AFL has been called out for ‘laughable and weird’ claims around their sport in the Middle Kingdom. 8 Apr 2019
A-League’s top 3 U23 European transfer targets

A-League’s top 3 U23 European transfer targets

Australia's A-League continues to give young players a platform. But who are the new generation of talents worthy of a move from the A-League to Europe’s big leagues?  4 Apr 2019
An A-League footballer’s inside story: ‘Retiring can be terrifying’

An A-League footballer’s inside story: ‘Retiring can be terrifying’

Want to know what it’s really like being a professional footballer? What goes through a player’s head when he's dropped, injured or retires? 2 Apr 2019
'We need to teach young players more than just 4-3-3'

'We need to teach young players more than just 4-3-3'

At this crucial time for football’s future, what are the three most important issues the incoming Football Federation Australia (FFA) Technical Director must address? 2 Apr 2019
Phoenix eye under-fire City boss if Rudan exits

Phoenix eye under-fire City boss if Rudan exits

New Zealand sources tell FTBL if Wellington Phoenix boss Mark Rudan does depart the reborn Kiwi outfit, under-fire Melbourne City coach Warren Joyce is favourite to take over. 1 Apr 2019
NPL star’s brilliant move to Brunei high-flyers

NPL star’s brilliant move to Brunei high-flyers

NPL fans may recall Blake Ricciuto’s midfield talent - and eye-catching wild blond hair - from his days with Sydney club Rockdale Suns.  31 Mar 2019
Messi, Aguero, Tadic: Ruben’s epic Olyroos adventure

Messi, Aguero, Tadic: Ruben’s epic Olyroos adventure

Former Olyroo Ruben Zadkovich marked both Messi and Aguero at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Adding to an unforgettable Games, the Aussie scored against Dusan Tadic’s Serbia. 26 Mar 2019
An Aussie in the MLS: Zlatan, LA Galaxy and me

An Aussie in the MLS: Zlatan, LA Galaxy and me

Adam Waterson is yet another example of talented Australians on the international sports scene. The one-time Western Sydney Wanderers strength and conditioning coach moved stateside to Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s MLS outfit LA Galaxy. 24 Mar 2019
Pic special: Inside LA Galaxy with rising Aussie star

Pic special: Inside LA Galaxy with rising Aussie star

Aussie Adam Waterson, formerly of Western Sydney Wanderers during their glory years, is now head of strength and conditioning at LA Galaxy. Check out his work inside the MLS club with Zlatan Ibrahimovic and the rest of Galaxy's team. 23 Mar 2019
A-League superstar Honda plots Olyroos downfall

A-League superstar Honda plots Olyroos downfall

The Olyroos will have more than just a bizarre pitch, extreme heat and a 50,000 sellout crowd to contend with in Friday night’s crucial opening Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifier in Phnom Penh. 20 Mar 2019