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Australia bid to host more Asian Cup qualifiers

Australia bid to host more Asian Cup qualifiers

FFA have launched a bid to host another set of U/20 Asian Cup qualification matches, this time in the regional Victorian town of Shepparton. 16 Sep 2020
FFA and NPL prioritising 'collaboration' in football's new age

FFA and NPL prioritising 'collaboration' in football's new age

As the A-League's clubs and players fracture, FFA and NPL clubs have never seemed more united as Australia moves towards a national second tier. 16 Sep 2020
Former Socceroo, technical director among new Aussies elected to AFC

Former Socceroo, technical director among new Aussies elected to AFC

Three new Australian faces have been elected to various AFC Committees as FFA celebrate a step in the right direction for Australia's inclusion in Asia. 15 Sep 2020
Sydney, City, Victory players look safest in A-League dispute

Sydney, City, Victory players look safest in A-League dispute

Some A-League players are preparing for another financial setback as the collective bargaining agreement dispute between clubs and the PFA rolls on. 14 Sep 2020
A-League clubs set to stand-down players as independence nears horror start

A-League clubs set to stand-down players as independence nears horror start

A-League clubs could stand down their players today with the PFA reportedly set to reject the staggered 30% pay cuts on offer in a reduced CBA deal to compensate for financial losses due to the COVID19 pandemic and Fox Sports' reduced funding. 14 Sep 2020
FFA keeping distance from independent A-League, PFA negotiations

FFA keeping distance from independent A-League, PFA negotiations

FFA have justified their relative silence on the ongoing new CBA negotiations between the PFA and A-League clubs, by insisting that this is the process towards an independent A-League. 11 Sep 2020
OP-ED: 'Transfer fees and W-League growth are FFA's key principles'

OP-ED: 'Transfer fees and W-League growth are FFA's key principles'

The current situation Australian football finds itself in may be a blessing in disguise. While financial uncertainty is never a good thing, a chance to re-assess and build towards a realistic business model is an opportunity FFA should grab with both hands. 11 Sep 2020
Farina slams coaching: 'The game is producing robots'

Farina slams coaching: 'The game is producing robots'

Former Socceroo and Socceroos coach, Frank Farina, has lashed the current coaching curriculum and many of the coaches its producing. 4 Sep 2020
World's biggest countries following FFA's Matildas lead

World's biggest countries following FFA's Matildas lead

Arguably the two biggest countries in world football, England and Brazil, have matched FFA's groundbreaking equal pay deal between the Matildas and Socceroos. 4 Sep 2020
Fears of a huge A-League exodus

Fears of a huge A-League exodus

Fears are growing that there could be large exodus of players out of the A-League if a deal is struck that sees players wages cut significantly next season. 1 Sep 2020
Grand final TV ratings struggle against NRL and AFL

Grand final TV ratings struggle against NRL and AFL

The A-League’s proposed move to winter to align with community football hasn’t been helped by the TV ratings since COVID19. 31 Aug 2020
'Next year's A-League and W-League will start later' - Johnson lauds A-League season completion

'Next year's A-League and W-League will start later' - Johnson lauds A-League season completion

FFA CEO James Johnson says the A-League's successful season completion with relatively minimal setbacks is a credit to the sport and its players. 31 Aug 2020
Revealed! The FFA executive to sell the A-League to the world

Revealed! The FFA executive to sell the A-League to the world

Football Victoria CEO Peter Filopoulos has been named Football Federation Australia’s new Head of Marketing, Communications and Corporate Affairs. 24 Aug 2020
FFA sound out Brazillian style second tier, import changes

FFA sound out Brazillian style second tier, import changes

FFA CEO James Johnson has offered two tangible possible directives out of the recent XI Principles path for Australian football going forward. 23 Aug 2020
How much the Matildas are paid (and just how much things have changed)

How much the Matildas are paid (and just how much things have changed)

This week marks 45 years since the 1975 Australian XI, a team from NSW who were endorsed by the Australian Soccer Federation, played in the 1975 AFC Women's Championships. 20 Aug 2020
FFA appoint familiar face as interim technical director

FFA appoint familiar face as interim technical director

FFA have appointed Joeys coach Trevor Morgan as interim technical director alongside Ron Smith, who takes up the role of technical consultant. 19 Aug 2020