Haterz gonna hate Arnie - but should they?

Haterz gonna hate Arnie - but should they?

I get the hate for Graham Arnold. 28 Jan 2019
'There was nothing there to sack a coach over...'

'There was nothing there to sack a coach over...'

The damage done by the FFA’s rush to axe Alen Stajcic goes far beyond the destruction of his reputation and career – and even beyond the divide it’s apparently creating in the Matildas. 23 Jan 2019
Change - but is it the change we wanted?

Change - but is it the change we wanted?

The upper levels of Australian football at yesterday’s FFA AGM could not be further away from the gritty beer-soaked stands and chip-strewn terraces they try to fill. 20 Nov 2018
Bolt the door and kick this sugar hit habit

Bolt the door and kick this sugar hit habit

We need to kick the sugar hit habit of big name signings in the A-League before they put Australian football into a permanent coma. 17 Jul 2018
Competent, but impotent: The goals the Socceroos must now aim for...

Competent, but impotent: The goals the Socceroos must now aim for...

It’s not news that the Socceroos can't score from open play. What’s odd is our reluctance to tackle that issue. 28 Jun 2018
442FM’s postcard from Kazan

442FM’s postcard from Kazan

As my flight touched down in Kazan daylight at 1.50am, I wasn’t sure if I had missed the sunrise… or the sunset was still to come. 9 Jun 2018
Farewell Ange - we miss him already...

Farewell Ange - we miss him already...

Ange Postecoglou warned us we'd miss him when he's gone. We miss him already and his seat's still warm. 22 Nov 2017
The hidden beauty to the beautiful game

The hidden beauty to the beautiful game

For Les Murray, there was much more to football than 22 players running about a pitch. It was gateway to diversity, to inclusiveness, to acceptance. It was a gateway to a better Australia. 1 Aug 2017
A World Cup revolution

A World Cup revolution

While the debate rages about the rights and wrongs of a 48-nation World Cup finals, it’s now a chance to overhaul even more about the tournament. 17 Jan 2017
The worst of times...

The worst of times...

IT’S a tale of two cities…but for both of them, it is the worst of times – with no best of times on the horizon. 9 Jan 2017
Bring on the Tim Cahill Boo Boys!

Bring on the Tim Cahill Boo Boys!

I like and respect Tim Cahill. He’s been on our cover more times than anyone else (by a HUGE margin) while I’ve been editor. He’s our greatest ever Socceroo and and role model to millions of kids all over the world. 15 Dec 2016
Why the FFA is right...and also wrong

Why the FFA is right...and also wrong

Football Federation Australia were absolutely right to reject Melbourne Victory’s bid to sign Italian Alessandro Diamanti as a guest marquee… but the decision has exposed what a deep treacherous hole the FFA have now dug for themselves. 20 Aug 2016
FFA's own goal

FFA's own goal

1 Sep 2010
Who won't win the A-League

Who won't win the A-League

5 Aug 2010
10 Things We've Learned At This World Cup

10 Things We've Learned At This World Cup

28 Jun 2010
If only, if only...

If only, if only...

20 Jun 2010
Protecting the brandwagon

Protecting the brandwagon

18 Jun 2010
Pim's unforgivable, indefensible chaos

Pim's unforgivable, indefensible chaos

14 Jun 2010