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Arnie: We need a second division

Arnie: We need a second division

Socceroos coach Graham Arnold says creating a second division is crucial to the future of Australian soccer. 16 Aug 2019
FFA makes Sam Kerr offer amid Europe bids

FFA makes Sam Kerr offer amid Europe bids

FFA has tabled an offer to Sam Kerr's management to try to keep the Matildas' star as their W-League marquee with European clubs reportedly swirling. 15 Aug 2019
FFA facing funding black hole

FFA facing funding black hole

Football Federation Australia will need to turn the new National Second Division into a mini-A-League cash factory in a bid to fill the funding black hole facing the governing body, insiders predict. 14 Aug 2019
FFA refs boss quits

FFA refs boss quits

A-League referees boss Ben Wilson - who brought VAR to the A-League – has quit football and the FFA for a new job outside the sport in Canberra. 12 Aug 2019
FFA's move to create Australian Football Museum

FFA's move to create Australian Football Museum

Football Federation Australia today took the first steps towards an official Australian Football Museum with the launch of a Football Heritage Committee including Fox Sports' Simon Hill. 9 Aug 2019
FFA backs 32-team World Cup

FFA backs 32-team World Cup

FFA have thrown their support behind FIFA's decision to expand the 2023 World Cup to 32 teams, reconfirming their eagerness to host the tournament. 1 Aug 2019
Can 'walking football' get your grandparents kicking goals?

Can 'walking football' get your grandparents kicking goals?

FFA have launched their ambitious new program to increase football engagement and get Aussies into healthier habits...but it's not aimed at the usual demographic. 31 Jul 2019
Top FFA exec Highwood quits

Top FFA exec Highwood quits

Emma Highwood, a top Football Federation Australia executive involved in the Alen Stajcic sacking drama, will leave the governing body at the end of next month. 26 Jul 2019
New FFA CEO: Meet 6 influential contenders

New FFA CEO: Meet 6 influential contenders

With FFA CEO David Gallop signalling his intent to depart Oxford Street, FTBL has scanned the CEO talent pool. Could one of these be our next national governing body supremo? 12 Jul 2019
Gallop quits the FFA

Gallop quits the FFA

Football Federation Australia chief Executive David Gallop has confirmed he will quit the job at the end of the year, ending months of speculation. 11 Jul 2019
In pics: The Gallop Years...

In pics: The Gallop Years...

Football Federation Australia Chief Exzecutive David Gallop today revealed he'll quit the job at the end of the year - so have a look back at this time in the hot seat through seven years of highs and lows. 11 Jul 2019
Football crazy Indonesia 'perfect' for World Cup bid with Oz

Football crazy Indonesia 'perfect' for World Cup bid with Oz

Australian Robbie Gaspar remembers the moment he realised Indonesia’s football passion ran deep and was absolutely world class. 10 Jul 2019
NPL clubs: We're now free to celebrate our history!

NPL clubs: We're now free to celebrate our history!

Australia's traditional clubs today celebrated the official end of the FFA's hated National Club Identity Policy that tried to make clubs and players ashamed of their history. 9 Jul 2019
Football + Australia’s surging population = huge chance

Football + Australia’s surging population = huge chance

The prospect of an independently run A-League, an FFA focused on player talent pathways coupled with huge population growth can be a platform to finally grow football on a mass scale in Australia. 8 Jul 2019
'The NCIP is dead' - FFA draft policy to celebrate clubs' heritages

'The NCIP is dead' - FFA draft policy to celebrate clubs' heritages

The tyrannical days of the hated National Club Identification Policy are numbered with the leak of the new FFA draft policy set to replace it any day now. 5 Jul 2019
The new leagues revolution is here

The new leagues revolution is here

The biggest change in the history of the W-League and A-League has been been signed off by club bosses and the FFA – and will overhaul the way the game is governed in Australia. 1 Jul 2019