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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
FFA confirms expansion may go beyond Canberra

FFA confirms expansion may go beyond Canberra

FFA have confirmed that not only are Canberra in the running to have a new A-League club, but other currently unconfirmed consortiums as well. 25 Aug 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
A-League bid for Canberra still in the game

A-League bid for Canberra still in the game

Former Socceroos skipper Paul Wade believes the Canberra for A-League bid will eventually succeed.  10 Jun 2020
UK bad boy reinvented as Wollongong A-League target

UK bad boy reinvented as Wollongong A-League target

In Thomas James’s words, if he stayed in Boston, ‘by now, I’d probably be in jail’. 20 Aug 2019
‘Football crazy Canberrans’ urged to replicate Asian Cup fever

‘Football crazy Canberrans’ urged to replicate Asian Cup fever

Canberra’s A-League bid is urging the national capital's Socceroos fans to replicate the crazy passion shown by visiting fans in the 2015 Asian Cup. 7 Aug 2019
Canberra date for Socceroos

Canberra date for Socceroos

The Socceroos will host Nepal at GIO Stadium in Canberra for the team’s first home match on the road to Qatar 2022. 2 Aug 2019
‘European’ game-day experience tipped for A-League in Canberra

‘European’ game-day experience tipped for A-League in Canberra

Canberra’s planned new stadium is tipped to have a European stadium experience inside and out, but without an A-League licence, the business case for this new stadium remains unclear. 12 Jun 2019
Socceroos and Matildas to play in Canberra

Socceroos and Matildas to play in Canberra

Canberra has secured Socceroos and Matildas matches with the FFA promising three internationals in the capital over the next 18 months. 4 Jun 2019
Canberra schoolboy signs for English club

Canberra schoolboy signs for English club

Ambitious Canberra talent Jacob Quinn, 17, has signed for English club Sutton United and will join the national league club’s academy this July. 17 May 2019
Canberra could strike A-League deal in 6 months

Canberra could strike A-League deal in 6 months

Canberra's A-League bid says "it's not if, but when" as they continue discussions with FFA over joining the competition. 22 Dec 2018
Four, Three, Two, One - Expansion in a nutshell

Four, Three, Two, One - Expansion in a nutshell

In just a couple of hours, the Australian footballing landscape will be changed forever as for the first time in nine years a decision on expansion is expected to be made by the new Football Federation Australia board. 12 Dec 2018
W-League pic special: Canberra United v Sydney FC

W-League pic special: Canberra United v Sydney FC

Canberra United secure a 2 nil win over Sydney FC on Sunday afternoon at McKellar Park. Photos by Ben Southall @bsouthallau 3 Dec 2018
Pic special: Newcastle Jets v Canberra United

Pic special: Newcastle Jets v Canberra United

Newcastle Jets defeated Canberra United 1-0, after a sublime strike by Cortnee Vine moments before the half time whistle. Photos by Stephanie Meek (@stephaniemeekphotography) 18 Nov 2018
W-League pic special: Canberra United v Perth Glory

W-League pic special: Canberra United v Perth Glory

Canberra United draw at home scoring four goals apiece with Perth Glory on Sunday afternoon at McKellar Park. Photos by Ben Southall @bsouthallau 4 Nov 2018
Cash boost for Canberra bid

Cash boost for Canberra bid

ACT Government has pledged to sink more than $1m a year into an A-League club in Canberra if their bid gets the green light from Football Federation Australia. 31 Aug 2018