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300! Sydney's Wilkinson set for career milestone

300! Sydney's Wilkinson set for career milestone

Sydney FC skipper Alex Wilkinson will become the fifth player to bring up 300 A-League games when the Sky Blues battle Melbourne City in a grand-final rematch. 22 Feb 2021
'It's been a very difficult process...' – Sydney sign pay deal to get new season underway

'It's been a very difficult process...' – Sydney sign pay deal to get new season underway

Sydney have sealed a pay deal with the club’s A-League players ahead of the club's Asian Champions League campaign kicking off next month. 6 Oct 2020
'Truly humbling': Sky Blues dominate PFA team of the season

'Truly humbling': Sky Blues dominate PFA team of the season

Five of the 16 players in the PFA's A-League team of the season hailed from premiers Sydney FC, while Melbourne City marksman Jamie Maclaren was named captain. 27 Aug 2020
Bargaining bonanza will dodge double trouble

Bargaining bonanza will dodge double trouble

PFA President Alex Wilkinson insists Kate Gill and Beau Busch will be too busy to trip each other up when they take on dual leadership of the player's union ahead of a hectic first 12 months. 15 Jul 2020
A-League players are 'anxious'

A-League players are 'anxious'

There is anxiety among the A-League players as the competition eyes a season restart without a revised broadcast deal, PFA president Alex Wilkinson says. 17 Jun 2020
A-League players demand contract solution

A-League players demand contract solution

Frustrated A-League players are growing increasingly anxious about their futures with more than 100 contracts set to expire by the end of the week. 25 May 2020
'Lucky' Wilkinson: 500 games, never sent off

'Lucky' Wilkinson: 500 games, never sent off

Good communication and reading the game well are the reasons why Sydney FC captain Alex Wilkinson has never been sent off in more than 500 games. 2 Apr 2020
'No excuses': Sydney's big praise for Postecoglou

'No excuses': Sydney's big praise for Postecoglou

Captain Alex Wilkinson wants Sydney FC to forget Wednesday's 4-0 Asian Champions League away loss to Yokohama F. Marinos and move on quickly. 20 Feb 2020
No lead too big for Sydney FC ahead of ACL

No lead too big for Sydney FC ahead of ACL

Sydney FC are charging away at the top of the A-League ladder, but skipper Alex Wilkinson says no lead would allow the team to be comfortable heading into the Asian Champions League. 6 Feb 2020
Sydney resolute 'it's pointless preparing like Victory' for City crunch match

Sydney resolute 'it's pointless preparing like Victory' for City crunch match

Sydney FC captain Alex Wilkinson says his team have learned valuable lessons ahead of Sunday's top-of-table clash with Melbourne City. 27 Dec 2019
Wilkinson pleads 'ruthlessness' ahead of A-League blockbuster

Wilkinson pleads 'ruthlessness' ahead of A-League blockbuster

Sydney FC captain Alex Wilkinson doesn't want to see his side slacking off should they take the lead in their top of the table clash against Melbourne City on Sunday. 27 Dec 2019
We'll ignore Postecoglou hype: Sydney FC

We'll ignore Postecoglou hype: Sydney FC

Sydney FC captain Alex Wilkinson says playing Ange Postecoglou's Yokohama F Marinos in the Asian Champions League will not be a distraction. 12 Dec 2019
Fix player-churn: Wilkinson

Fix player-churn: Wilkinson

Sydney FC captain Alex Wilkinson says the player churn caused by short-term contacts is one of the A-League's biggest problems and needs fixing. 29 Nov 2019
Skipper extends Sydney contract

Skipper extends Sydney contract

Sydney FC captain and veteran defender Alex Wilkinson will stay with the Sky Blues until at least the end of their 2020/21 campaign after signing a one-year contract extension. 28 Nov 2019
Sky Blues set for Kruse control

Sky Blues set for Kruse control

Melbourne Victory star Robbie Kruse is set to make an anticipated return to the A-League when his team face Sydney FC in the Big Blue on Sunday. 16 Nov 2019
Champions eye more success

Champions eye more success

A fourth A-League championship is nice but Sydney FC captain Alex Wilkinson wants his team to add the Premiers' Plate to their haul in 2019/20. 10 Oct 2019