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Stajcic: Pull together to make Central Coast great again

Stajcic: Pull together to make Central Coast great again

Mariners caretaker boss Alen Stajcic can see a brighter future on the sunny Central Coast if the whole community and club pull together. 24 Apr 2019
Mariners rally around Staj as coach waits on contract

Mariners rally around Staj as coach waits on contract

Alen Stajcic has confirmed a Central Coast Mariners contract is just on the horizon, but for now his squad are leaving no doubt as to the man they're after. 21 Apr 2019
In pics: Stajcic stamps his mark on the Mariners

In pics: Stajcic stamps his mark on the Mariners

Alen Stajcic is making the Central Coast Mariners his own already after just a few weeks as caretaker coach at the wooden spoon side. FTBL was there at training this morning as he put his troops through a bruising, tough-love training session, where he pulled no punches on their strengths and weaknesses. Check out the pics... 3 Apr 2019
Stajcic's goals for the Mariners

Stajcic's goals for the Mariners

Central Coast Mariners boss Alen Stajcic has outlined his ambitious targets for the club to return them to the glory days of old. 29 Mar 2019
'Alen Gunnar Solskjaer...'

'Alen Gunnar Solskjaer...'

Manchester United veteran Mike Phelan has compared new Central Coast Mariners boss Alen Stajcic's winning record to the Red Devils' caretaker coach sensation Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. 28 Mar 2019
Merrick: 'You obviously don't know footballers, it's never their fault'

Merrick: 'You obviously don't know footballers, it's never their fault'

Ernie Merrick was about as emotional as the notoriously stoic Scot gets after Newcastle Jets slumped to a 3-2 loss against Central Coast Mariners in the F3 Derby. 18 Mar 2019
Clisby: Staj is a new stage for the Mariners

Clisby: Staj is a new stage for the Mariners

Jack Clisby has thrown his support behind new coach Alen Stajcic, saying the former Matildas boss has brought a new philosophy to the Central Coast Mariners. 16 Mar 2019
Stajcic: Stay down and give up, or get up and fight

Stajcic: Stay down and give up, or get up and fight

New Central Coast Mariners coach Alen Stajcic settled behind the desk of his new job and admitted the ordeals that he and the squad have endured would help drive them to success. 12 Mar 2019
Official: Ex-Matildas boss Stajcic steps in at Mariners

Official: Ex-Matildas boss Stajcic steps in at Mariners

Central Coast Mariners have appointed Alen Stajcic as caretaker coach for the remainder of this season. 12 Mar 2019
Carli Lloyd: Stajcic sacking can fire up Matildas

Carli Lloyd: Stajcic sacking can fire up Matildas

US Women’s National Team legend Carli Lloyd believes how the Matildas react to Alen Stajcic’s sacking could determine if the team succeeds at the upcoming World Cup in France. 22 Feb 2019
Polias: How Staj made me

Polias: How Staj made me

Sydney FC captain Teresa Polias, opens up about the positive effect that sacked Matildas coach Alen Stajcic has had on her career, ahead of Saturday’s Grand Final against Perth Glory. 15 Feb 2019
Juric: Why Staj sacking won’t make me change

Juric: Why Staj sacking won’t make me change

Despite coaching practices being under the spotlight over the sacking of Matildas coach Alen Stajcic, Sydney FC W-League boss Ante Juric says he will not change a thing. 15 Feb 2019
FFA fires back at Stajcic

FFA fires back at Stajcic

Football Federation Australia tonight fired back at former Matildas coach Alen Stajcic and doubled down on their decision to axe him. 11 Feb 2019
Stajcic: I've come to clear my name and my reputation

Stajcic: I've come to clear my name and my reputation

Former Matildas coach Alen Stajcic broke down today as he faced the media for the first time since he was axed almost a month ago but vowed: "I've come here to clear my name." 11 Feb 2019
Alen Stajcic: My Matildas nightmare

Alen Stajcic: My Matildas nightmare

Former Matildas head coach Alen Stajcic has spoken for the first time to give his side of the story about his shock sacking by the FFA nearly a month ago. He's holding a press conference later today, but, in his own words below, this is how the nightmare unfolded for him. 11 Feb 2019
The questions the FFA Board must face today...

The questions the FFA Board must face today...

The board of Football Federation Australia meets for the first time today since Australian football was plunged into crisis with the axing of Matildas coach Alen Stajcic...and almost a month later, key questions still remain unanswered over the shock decision. 11 Feb 2019
Stajcic ‘doing well’ but sacking remains a mystery

Stajcic ‘doing well’ but sacking remains a mystery

Football Coaches Australia president Phil Moss says former Matildas coach Alen Stajcic is coping well despite the “ambiguous” reasons around his shock dismissal. 6 Feb 2019
Pepe focus on Arsenal, not Matildas

Pepe focus on Arsenal, not Matildas

Arsenal coach Joe ‘Pepe’ Montemurro continues to shine in England after being nominated for Manager of the Year by the London Football Awards 2019, but his full focus is at the Gunners as the FFA continue to hunt for a new Matildas coach. 1 Feb 2019
Exclusive: FFA chief says Matildas 'understand' Stajcic axe

Exclusive: FFA chief says Matildas 'understand' Stajcic axe

Despite the ongoing confusion about why Alen Stajcic was sacked, FFA Chair Chris Nikou says the Matildas understand the reasons behind the decision. 30 Jan 2019
Official: FFA deputy chair steps down

Official: FFA deputy chair steps down

The newly elected FFA deputy chair Heather Reid has stepped down from her role for health reasons as the row continues to rage over the sacking of Alen Stajcic as Matildas coach. 30 Jan 2019
Report: FFA board member steps down amid Matildas saga

Report: FFA board member steps down amid Matildas saga

FFA deputy chairr Heather Reid has reportedly stepped down in the wake of the controversial sacking of former Matildas coach Alen Stajcic. 29 Jan 2019