'Seismic shock' hitting players

'Seismic shock' hitting players

Professional Footballers Australia have ramped up their mental health support to players at home and abroad after the “seismic shock” of the coronavirus crisis left them fearing for their livelihoods. 5 May 2020
PFA: Everybody will suffer if we can't reactivate football...

PFA: Everybody will suffer if we can't reactivate football...

Professional Footballers Australia believes that even if Fox Sports do decide to quit the A-League "...we can replace them" – and sees a massive chance to reset the top tier in this country. 4 May 2020
'NPL, NSL clubs could rescue A-League'

'NPL, NSL clubs could rescue A-League'

Former Head of the A-League Archie Fraser says the coronavirus crisis could see ex-NSL and NPL sides finally allowed into a new-look A-League. 30 Apr 2020
'Put football first - axe the federations!'

'Put football first - axe the federations!'

Australia has a near-perfect football pathway structure – but needs to axe every member federation if the sport is to reach its potential, says ex-FFA technical director Rob Sherman. 23 Apr 2020
Year Zero - a new dawn for the post-Fox masterplan for Australian football

Year Zero - a new dawn for the post-Fox masterplan for Australian football

The A-League faces a future without any big money TV deals – but former FFA technical director Rob Sherman has a plan for its survival because “…it’s absolutely vital”. 22 Apr 2020
Sherman: I did nothing at the FFA...

Sherman: I did nothing at the FFA...

Former Football Federation Australia technical director Rob Sherman admits the role was so compromised by competing factions he could do nothing during his 10 months in the job. 21 Apr 2020
Fox Sports A-League cash crisis

Fox Sports A-League cash crisis

Football Federation Australia today refused to say if Fox Sports came up with the cash for their latest payment for A-League TV rights, sparking fears the broadcaster has pulled the plug. 16 Apr 2020
The Mixer: Does the FFA have a war chest to survive corona crisis?

The Mixer: Does the FFA have a war chest to survive corona crisis?

Is Australian football financially well-placed to deal with the coronavirus crisis? Their reports may indicate cash flow for the game mightn't be quite as bad as feared. Meanwhile it's a code hopping partnership for the ages in The Mixer! 19 Mar 2020
Socceroos' Copa America trip in doubt as FFA hedges bets on A-League future

Socceroos' Copa America trip in doubt as FFA hedges bets on A-League future

Football Federation Australia refuse to speculate on the possible consequences if any A-League players test positive for coronavirus. 13 Mar 2020
Stajcic sacking review 'whitewash' blast

Stajcic sacking review 'whitewash' blast

Football Federation Australia's investigation into Alen Stajcic's sacking from the Matildas has been branded a 'whitewash' by critics. 19 Dec 2019
Board backs Arnold over Olyroos shame

Board backs Arnold over Olyroos shame

Football Federation Australia chairman Chris Nikou has backed Socceroos and Olyroos coach Graham Arnold over the Cambodia scandal that has seen four players suspended. 21 Nov 2019
Garriock: Devastating if Matildas fail again

Garriock: Devastating if Matildas fail again

A successful Olympics campaign after the World Cup "failure" is vital for the Matildas because time is running out for this squad, warns former star Heather Garriock. 15 Nov 2019
Pay deal gives football edge over rival codes

Pay deal gives football edge over rival codes

The new Matildas pay deal is a trailblazer for all women's sport – and puts football in pole position for young girls choosing their future, says Elise Kellond-Knight. 6 Nov 2019
Kellond-Knight brands pay deal trolls 'comical'

Kellond-Knight brands pay deal trolls 'comical'

Matildas ace Elise Kellond-Knight today gave her verdict on the social media trolls who blasted the landmark paydeal giving pay parity with the Socceroos. 6 Nov 2019
Sydney keep Bankwest takeover on the table...

Sydney keep Bankwest takeover on the table...

Sydney FC still have the option of taking over rivals Western Sydney Wanderers' new home ground Bankwest Stadium for a potentially season-deciding derby. 9 Oct 2019
A-League's rush to boost benches

A-League's rush to boost benches

A-League bosses have postponed plans to add any extra visa spots for squads...but just three days out from the start of the season, they are still hoping to increase bench sizes. 8 Oct 2019
Bigger benches on the way?

Bigger benches on the way?

Newcastle Jets boss Ernie Merrick is relishing the winds of change blowing through football in Australia – and especially the prospect of an extended subs bench. 4 Oct 2019
Stajcic: I feared I might never coach again

Stajcic: I feared I might never coach again

Central Coast Mariners boss Alen Stajcic admits he feared he might never coach again after the brutal way Football Federation Australia axed him as Matildas coach. 3 Oct 2019
Expansion decision still stuns WSW boss

Expansion decision still stuns WSW boss

Western Sydney Wanderers CEO John Tsatsimas is still stunned by the FFA's decision to plant a new rival club in their heartland. 2 Oct 2019
'Cloud' hanging over A-League

'Cloud' hanging over A-League

Western Sydney Wanderers chief executive John Tsatsimas admits the first season of the new independent A-League has a cloud hanging over it...but he's convinced it will all come good. 1 Oct 2019
A-League pulls plug on national radio ad campaign

A-League pulls plug on national radio ad campaign

A nationwide A-League radio ad campaign for the launch of the new season has been scrapped after clubs couldn't agree on a strategy. 1 Oct 2019