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FFA board election's 'disgusting lack of ethics'

FFA board election's 'disgusting lack of ethics'

Former Socceroo Craig Foster has lashed out at the recent Football Federation Australia board elections, branding them a farce. 12 Feb 2019
EXCLUSIVE: Corruption, press-threats and $400 million standing between Hakeem and freedom

EXCLUSIVE: Corruption, press-threats and $400 million standing between Hakeem and freedom

The story of Hakeem Al-Araibi, an Australian refugee who was on a honeymoon with his wife in Thailand, then captured by Interpol and detained in Bangkok since November is as unique as it is baffling. 7 Feb 2019
'Help me' - but Thailand keeps Hakeem jailed

'Help me' - but Thailand keeps Hakeem jailed

Pascoe Vale footballer Hakeem Alaraibi pleaded for his life as he was led shackled into court before being ordered back to a Bangkok jail for another 10 weeks while his life hangs in the balance. 4 Feb 2019
Foz's fight to free Hakeem

Foz's fight to free Hakeem

Speaking at protest in Sydney today former Socceroo Craig Foster joined ex-Olympians, Human Rights Organisations and Federal MPs in demanding Hakeem Al-Araibi be immediately released from prison, as the FFA this weekend joined the fight too. 1 Feb 2019
Australian PM speaks out on Hakeem case

Australian PM speaks out on Hakeem case

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison reportedly wrote to Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha several days ago requesting the release of Australian refugee footballer, Hakeem al-Alraibi. 29 Jan 2019
David Gallop on Craig Foster's FFA board bid

David Gallop on Craig Foster's FFA board bid

Former Socceroo Craig Foster was in for a wake up call on finances and resources if he had been elected to the FFA board, says Football Federation Australia CEO David Gallop. 28 Nov 2018
Craig Foster withdraws FFA Board nomination

Craig Foster withdraws FFA Board nomination

Leading SBS football pundit and former Socceroo Craig Foster has withdrawn his nomination for the FFA Board citing a lack of stakeholder support. 16 Nov 2018
Sydney FC CEO: Fans are key to football's future

Sydney FC CEO: Fans are key to football's future

Sydney FC CEO Danny Townsend believes transparency and dialogue between A-League clubs and fans is key for the future of the game. 14 Nov 2018
PFA throws weight behind FFA nominees

PFA throws weight behind FFA nominees

Players union Professional Footballers Australia has thrown its weight behind the bids to elect former Socceroo Craig Foster and football pioneer Heather Reid to the new FFA board. 26 Oct 2018
When it all goes South: Can Southern Expansion change the A-League model?

When it all goes South: Can Southern Expansion change the A-League model?

Everything about prospective A-League bid Southern Expansion appears larger than life. 31 May 2018
Who lined up? When Czech Republic defeated Socceroos 3-1

Who lined up? When Czech Republic defeated Socceroos 3-1

The Socceroos preparations for the World Cup kick up another level as they face Czech Republic on Friday night ahead of the final trimmings of the preliminary squad. But when was the last time the Socceroos faced the 1976 Euro winners? 31 May 2018
Foster: Popovic could do a better job than van Marwijk

Foster: Popovic could do a better job than van Marwijk

Former Socceroo Craig Foster has claimed there's a "large amount" of Australian coaches who could do a better job than Bert van Marwijk, including out-of-work Tony Popovic. 29 Mar 2018
Craig Foster: Professional football's treatment is a "disgrace"

Craig Foster: Professional football's treatment is a "disgrace"

Former Socceroo and SBS pundit Craig Foster has launched a tirade against the management of professional football in this country, calling it a "disgrace". 9 Feb 2018
Matildas greats join push for Southern Expansion W-League team

Matildas greats join push for Southern Expansion W-League team

Di Cleary and Julie Murray now ambassadors for proposed new club in region south of Sydney 2 Jun 2017
Murray, Foster address key stakeholders at NSW Parliament

Murray, Foster address key stakeholders at NSW Parliament

Southern Expansion, the group working to secure A-League and W-League teams for the southern region, today briefed more than 50 State MPs, councillors and key stakeholders on how a new professional football club would bring a wide range of economic and social benefits. 29 Mar 2017
Foster: Why Sky Blues are wrong about third Sydney team

Foster: Why Sky Blues are wrong about third Sydney team

SBS broadcaster and A-League Southern Sydney expansion bid proponent Craig Foster says a third Sydney team would not dilute the Sky Blues' supporter base. 21 Mar 2017