Canberra’s secret A-League weapon to unearth the next Tom Rogic?

Canberra’s secret A-League weapon to unearth the next Tom Rogic?

Ron Smith remembers the first time he coached future A-League, Socceroo and Celtic playmaker Tom Rogic.  23 Sep 2020
Premier League: Aussie keeper backs Dyche’s energised Burnley

Premier League: Aussie keeper backs Dyche’s energised Burnley

On the eve of Burnley’s English Premier League opener, former Clarets keeper Alex Cisak has backed the “aura” of Sean Dyche to push the club to even greater EPL heights.  21 Sep 2020
Canberra’s Brazil-inspired teenage striker eyes A-League chance

Canberra’s Brazil-inspired teenage striker eyes A-League chance

With the financial upheaval around a transitional A-League, it could be an opportune time for teenage Australian talent to get a chance. One Canberra teen is hoping so. 18 Sep 2020
Tasmania's talent 'skyrocketing' for A-League and W-League pipeline

Tasmania's talent 'skyrocketing' for A-League and W-League pipeline

Alex Cisak, the ex A-League and Premier League keeper, has been blown away by the talent he’s seen since the former Burnley keeper returned home to Tasmania this year.  15 Sep 2020
Data shapes new generation of Australia’s coaches

Data shapes new generation of Australia’s coaches

Digital transformation is rewiring our lives. And if you delve deeper youthful football coaches are emerging, drawing on data, AI and digital insights to give their coaching an edge. We meet one such coach in Melbourne. 8 Sep 2020
Tokyo 2021 dream starts with A-League return for Canberra star

Tokyo 2021 dream starts with A-League return for Canberra star

Former Bundesliga defender George Timotheou is now a free agent. He's targeting both an A-League club and a spot back in the Olyroos for Tokyo 2021. 7 Sep 2020
Transfer news: Aussie signs for Spanish club

Transfer news: Aussie signs for Spanish club

Australian Blake Ricciuto has transferred to ambitious Spanish club Velez CF with the midfielder set to begin a one-year contract in Spain's third tier. 1 Sep 2020
Aussie Premier League star's China warning

Aussie Premier League star's China warning

English Premier League star Aaron Mooy’s move to China will be a big culture shock on and off the pitch, says one Shanghai-based Chinese Super League expert.  1 Sep 2020
Canberra’s new European A-League offer with an Aussie twist

Canberra’s new European A-League offer with an Aussie twist

Canberra’s A-League bidders have outlined to FFA a new European-backed, multi-million dollar offer for a licence that includes, as an option potentially taking over the Mariners’ A-League licence.  25 Aug 2020
How Orient loanee Harry Kane inspired A-League's Kaine

How Orient loanee Harry Kane inspired A-League's Kaine

A-League striker Kaine Sheppard says training at Leyton Orient with future Premier League superstar Harry Kane inspired his career on and off the park.  24 Aug 2020
A-League’s Glory and Wolves fight over striker's contract

A-League’s Glory and Wolves fight over striker's contract

A-League powerhouse Perth Glory and NPL NSW club Wollongong Wolves are in a standoff over the contract of goal-machine Thomas James.  19 Aug 2020
London HQ for Matildas' Aussie coaches is a winner

London HQ for Matildas' Aussie coaches is a winner

FFA is expected to ask for expressions of interest for Matildas head coach role in the next week, with a London-based Australian coaching solution gaining traction. 17 Aug 2020
Revealed: New buyer’s pitch to reinvigorate A-League's Mariners

Revealed: New buyer’s pitch to reinvigorate A-League's Mariners

A community ownership partnership, focus on youth development and keeping the Mariners on the Coast: these are the main points of an exciting pitch to reinvigorate A-League club Central Coast by a potential new buyer. 6 Aug 2020
A-League surprises doubters

A-League surprises doubters

There are plenty of football haters in Australia. But hub football has proven a surprise hit, showing why the A-League is both an underrated competition and one suited to winter.  5 Aug 2020
Premier League reunion for A-League target?

Premier League reunion for A-League target?

They played together at Blackburn Rovers and now Matt Derbyshire could be on his way to ex Premier League teammate Brett Emerton’s A-League club Macarthur FC, where the former Socceroo is an ambassador. 4 Aug 2020
A-League transfer radar: Spanish club to loan young Aussie

A-League transfer radar: Spanish club to loan young Aussie

With Spain in a second-wave COVID crisis, it’s understood Spanish club Levante UD have agreed to sanction a season-long loan deal to an A-League club for its Australian rising star Isaac Danzo.  3 Aug 2020
Is New Zealand ready for its own A-League derby?

Is New Zealand ready for its own A-League derby?

Derbies supercharge A-League ratings and generate an electric tribal excitement. Now, as the competition plans its future post-COVID, is a second A-League team in New Zealand a smart expansion play?  29 Jul 2020
A-League alert: African-born sensation's 3 talented brothers

A-League alert: African-born sensation's 3 talented brothers

Garang, Teng and Didi Kuol are unknown to A-League fans but, like older brother and new A-League sensation Alou Kuol, these African-heritage brothers could boost Australia’s pro ranks in the future.  27 Jul 2020
Former Fulham coach tips Aussie talent explosion in A-League

Former Fulham coach tips Aussie talent explosion in A-League

Former Fulham staff coach, Aussie Scott Miller, is upbeat about the A-League, believing young Australian talent will blossom in the financially precarious post-COVID era in Australia. 21 Jul 2020
Asia the A-League's yardstick, not AFL or NRL: Hill

Asia the A-League's yardstick, not AFL or NRL: Hill

Former Fox Sports commentator Simon Hill says the A-League shouldn’t measure itself against other football codes, rather it should focus on Asia as it moves to a winter competition. 19 Jul 2020
What A-League clubs can learn from MLS dazzlers LAFC

What A-League clubs can learn from MLS dazzlers LAFC

A-League clubs needing inspiration? Look no further than new MLS outfit LAFC, which has successfully forged a fan-driven club at a brilliant, tech-savvy boutique home stadium.  14 Jul 2020