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Stajcic poised for Mariners A-League exit

Stajcic poised for Mariners A-League exit

Less than a week after leading the club to its first A-League finals appearance since 2014, Alen Stajcic is poised to quit as Central Coast coach. 16 Jun 2021
Mariners back from the dead: Stajcic

Mariners back from the dead: Stajcic

Coach Alen Stajcic is confident Central Coast can start a successful new chapter after their A-League fairytale ended with a 2-0 elimination final loss. 13 Jun 2021
A-League finals exile to end for Mariners

A-League finals exile to end for Mariners

After years of underachievement, Central Coast will end a seven-year A-League finals exile when they host expansion club Macarthur on Saturday. 11 Jun 2021
Mariners gunning for the Champions League

Mariners gunning for the Champions League

Coach Alen Stajcic gives short shrift to the idea that the Mariners have an advantage because their A-League rivals are losing more players to the Socceroos. 28 May 2021
Stajcic: City scared of Mariners, requested early fixture

Stajcic: City scared of Mariners, requested early fixture

Central Coast moved into second place in the A-League with a gritty win over Newcastle and their next test is a huge away game against leaders Melbourne City. 16 May 2021
'It's been unbelievable' - A-League's been best in years says Stajcic

'It's been unbelievable' - A-League's been best in years says Stajcic

Central Coast Mariners coach Alen Stajcic believes A-League players deserve credit for serving up the most exciting competition in years in his opinion. 10 May 2021
'It's fantastic for him' - Mariners coach seeks big Kuol send-off

'It's fantastic for him' - Mariners coach seeks big Kuol send-off

Central Coast Mariners coach Alen Stajcic is keen to get the most out of the time he has left working with Alou Kuol before the A-League sensation heads to Germany. 17 Apr 2021
'Tomorrow's our biggest challenge...' - Mariners out to retain top spot

'Tomorrow's our biggest challenge...' - Mariners out to retain top spot

Central Coast Mariners coach Alen Stajcic is challenging his team not to relinquish their hard-earned position at the top of the A-League ladder to rivals Adelaide United. 31 Mar 2021
A-League ladder to get tighter: Stajcic

A-League ladder to get tighter: Stajcic

The congested A-League ladder could get even tighter, according to Alen Stajcic, coach of the table-topping Central Coast Mariners. 28 Mar 2021
'The ladder doesn't lie' - Mariners still the benchmark: Stajcic

'The ladder doesn't lie' - Mariners still the benchmark: Stajcic

Melbourne City are in red-hot form but both Alen Stajcic and Patrick Kisnorbo say the ladder-leading Mariners are the A-League's benchmark. 23 Mar 2021
Analysis: First Place Problems

Analysis: First Place Problems

I often say to people who’ve been through a tough time: If you’re happy now you must never regret the past, because the past has brought you to here. 11 Mar 2021
'We're not even halfway' - Finals no certainty for Mariners: Stajcic

'We're not even halfway' - Finals no certainty for Mariners: Stajcic

In just two years since joining A-League strugglers Central Coast Mariners, coach Alen Stajcic has overseen a resurgence that has taken them to the top of the ladder. 9 Mar 2021
'We can compete with the top teams' - Flying Mariners are the real deal

'We can compete with the top teams' - Flying Mariners are the real deal

Central Coast Mariners entered this season on the back of three consecutive wooden spoons, but they are now a genuine title threat following a stunning run of form. 3 Mar 2021
'A crazy game, a weird game...it's done - we can't change it now'

'A crazy game, a weird game...it's done - we can't change it now'

Mariners coach Alen Stajcic was left to ponder what should have been after his side copped three controversial penalties which Adelaide converted to win 3-2. 20 Feb 2021
Analysis: The Once and Future Mariners

Analysis: The Once and Future Mariners

Legend has it that Arthur – the Once and Future King – lies in his tomb awaiting England’s hour of need and will rise again to lead them out of their darkest peril. 14 Feb 2021
'There's such a long way to go for him' - Rookie Kuol on Olyroos radar

'There's such a long way to go for him' - Rookie Kuol on Olyroos radar

Central Coast teenager Alou Kuol continues to impress this A-League season after scoring a brace against Western United. 8 Feb 2021