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'New second division in 2021'

'New second division in 2021'

Football Federation Australia today pledged to launch a new second division in 2021...but admitted they still don't have all the answers on how to make it happen - and promotion and relegation is not a top priority. 20 Jun 2019
The other 2019 World Cup: Incredible story behind Pararoos World Cup campaign

The other 2019 World Cup: Incredible story behind Pararoos World Cup campaign

Flash back four years and one of the most inspirational teams in Australian sport were broken, unfunded and heading towards a shattering disaster. 18 Jun 2019
Socceroos to play in Copa America

Socceroos to play in Copa America

The Socceroos will play in Copa America next year after the invitation from CONMEBOL got the green light from Football Federation Australia and the AFC. 14 Jun 2019
FFA keep Stajcic papers from ethics boss

FFA keep Stajcic papers from ethics boss

Football Federation Australia boss David Gallop is refusing to hand over details behind the sacking of Matildas boss to the FFA's own ethics committee, according to a report in The Australian today. 11 Jun 2019
Canberra set to host three internationals

Canberra set to host three internationals

The Socceroos haven't played in Canberra since hosting a World Cup qualifier against Kyrgyzstan in 2015, but they're returning soon. 7 Jun 2019
Pay equality for A-League and W-League in salary overhaul

Pay equality for A-League and W-League in salary overhaul

W-League players will be paid the same minimum hourly rate as A-League players under a landmark new salary deal signed off today. 7 Jun 2019
Socceroos 'to play in Copa America'

Socceroos 'to play in Copa America'

The Socceroos will reportedly play in the 2020 Copa America, according to reports in Brazil. 5 Jun 2019
Could the 'Championship' be streamed on your favourite device?

Could the 'Championship' be streamed on your favourite device?

Those working towards a second division ‘Championship’ - set to start in 2021 - believe streaming of matches could supercharge the league’s profile as work continues on the league's finer details. 5 Jun 2019
FFA targets ratings over crowds for new 26 game, 29 round A-League season

FFA targets ratings over crowds for new 26 game, 29 round A-League season

The A-League will drop to 26 home and away games over 29 rounds next season...with controversy expected to loom over the way it's scheduled. 24 May 2019
Millions needed for Women's World Cup bid

Millions needed for Women's World Cup bid

FFA chief executive David Gallop says bidding for the 2023 Women's World Cup is a worthwhile investment even if it will require substantial government funding. 21 May 2019
Gallop backs A-League finals format

Gallop backs A-League finals format

FFA boss David Gallop has pointed to record-breaking numbers to back the existing finals format of the A-League as opposed to a first past the post system. 21 May 2019
Now a smear campaign against evicted dad

Now a smear campaign against evicted dad

Police have launched a fresh series of smears against a fan in the rapidly expanding row over their eviction of the dad and his special needs daughter at the A-League semi final last night. 13 May 2019
FFA demand answers from cops over eviction of girl with special needs

FFA demand answers from cops over eviction of girl with special needs

Football Federation Australia have vowed to get answers from NSW Police over the eviction of a young girl with special needs and her family from the A-League semifinal last night. 13 May 2019
FFA confirms Grand Final timeslot

FFA confirms Grand Final timeslot

The A-League grand final in Perth has been scheduled for Sunday week in a twilight timeslot. 12 May 2019
FFA: Finals key to free-to-air TV deal jackpot

FFA: Finals key to free-to-air TV deal jackpot

FFA boss David Gallop believes a bumper A-League finals series could help secure the ailing competition a new free-to-air broadcast deal. 3 May 2019
Westfield pump more cash into Matildas

Westfield pump more cash into Matildas

Westfield's new owner Scentre Group have signed off on a two-year extension on their naming rights deal with the FFA for the Matildas and the W-League. 2 May 2019
Football is Australia's number one

Football is Australia's number one

The new AusPlay survey released today by Sport Australia has confirmed football as the number one organised sport in Australia, with more than 1.76 million participants. 30 Apr 2019
Newcastle club in NCIP kit ban row

Newcastle club in NCIP kit ban row

Hamilton Azzurri has described as disgraceful the decision by Northern New South Wales Football and FFA to ban it from using two playing kits that they say are in breach of the National Club Identity Policy which the FFA are in the process of replacing. 26 Apr 2019
A-League v2 edges closer...

A-League v2 edges closer...

The breakaway A-League v2.0 came a step closer this morning with Football Federation Australia endorsing the recommendations of the New Leagues Working Group. 15 Apr 2019
FFA receives funding boost to increase female participation

FFA receives funding boost to increase female participation

FFA have announced they've secured $500,000 in Federal Government Funding and an additional $162,000 has been granted to Northern NSW Football (NNSWF) to increase female participation. 11 Apr 2019
Rising Pararoos gunning for the World Cup

Rising Pararoos gunning for the World Cup

The Pararoos are seeking a best ever finish at the 2019 IFCPF World Cup, as 20 of the nation's best gather for a make-or-break pre-tournament training camp. 10 Apr 2019