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'I'm dying for a trophy' - Steel is the key to City trophy charge

'I'm dying for a trophy' - Steel is the key to City trophy charge

A grittier Melbourne City are on the verge of sealing their first A-League trophy and captain Scott Jamieson says it's the result of four years of work. 20 May 2021
'A team of builders can play Sydney...' - FFA Cup winner to get crack at Asia

'A team of builders can play Sydney...' - FFA Cup winner to get crack at Asia

The FFA has announced several changes to next year's FFA Cup, with the winner set to receive a preliminary round spot in the following Asian Champions League. 1 Dec 2020
Melbourne grassroots football suspended in face of coronavirus surge

Melbourne grassroots football suspended in face of coronavirus surge

Victoria's resurgence in COVID-19 is once again set to send its grassroots game into hibernation. 7 Jul 2020
Coronavirus cancels FFA Cup

Coronavirus cancels FFA Cup

This year's FFA Cup and NPL finals series tournament have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 7 Jul 2020
Women's FFA Cup on the horizon

Women's FFA Cup on the horizon

FFA's XI Principles discussion paper repeatedly referred to the creation of a female FFA Cup competition as a priority for the continued development of Australian female football. 3 Jul 2020
13 games and a cup - Football Victoria makes new NPL1 proposal to clubs

13 games and a cup - Football Victoria makes new NPL1 proposal to clubs

NPL1 clubs will play complete a 13-game regular season - of which five games have already been played - and take part in the Dockerty Cup under Football Victoria's latest plan to resume play in its top-tier in 2020. 13 Jun 2020
Cup-shaped light at the end of the tunnel as Football Victoria inches closer to resumption

Cup-shaped light at the end of the tunnel as Football Victoria inches closer to resumption

Magic of the Cup could still be on the 2020 agenda for Victorian community and National Premier League sides, whose return to the field took another step closer on Monday following the easing of COVID-19 related restrictions by the State Government. 12 May 2020
Mariners no longer a sinking ship: Stajcic

Mariners no longer a sinking ship: Stajcic

A fourth wooden spoon in six seasons is looming for A-League battlers Central Coast but coach Alen Stajcic is convinced they have turned the corner. 26 Apr 2020
Hoolahan close to Jets A-League debut

Hoolahan close to Jets A-League debut

Newcastle Jets star recruit Wes Hoolahan has taken another step towards finally making his long awaited A-League debut for the competition's cellar dwellers. 21 Jan 2020
Sydney FC lose O'Neill to Asian club

Sydney FC lose O'Neill to Asian club

Sydney FC midfielder Brandon O'Neill has agreed to a deal to play for an Asian club, believed to be South Korea's Pohang Steelers, with the A-League leaders to receive an undisclosed transfer fee. 13 Jan 2020
Kurz expecting Victory's momentum to last

Kurz expecting Victory's momentum to last

Melbourne Victory have had a week off following their uplifting A-League derby win against City, but coach Marco Kurz thinks the bye came at the right time. 4 Jan 2020
Our highlights of the decade!

Our highlights of the decade!

From the dominant teams to the star players and top coaches - these were Australian football's highlights of the decade. 25 Dec 2019
A-League strugglers face FFA Cup playoff

A-League strugglers face FFA Cup playoff

The A-League clubs who finish 10th and 11th at the end of this season will have to compete in a playoff next year in order to reach the 2020 FFA Cup round of 32. 20 Dec 2019
Jets seek to end Adelaide bogey

Jets seek to end Adelaide bogey

Newcastle A-League stalwart Jason Hoffman says it's time to get rid of the Adelaide United bogey. 7 Dec 2019
City set for Maclaren-Fornaroli showdown

City set for Maclaren-Fornaroli showdown

Melbourne City coach Erick Mombaerts is loath to compare Jamie Maclaren with Bruno Fornaroli, but says he wouldn't swap his current striker for the former face of the A-League club. 5 Dec 2019
Adelaide keen to keep grip on Wellington

Adelaide keen to keep grip on Wellington

Adelaide United coach Gertjan Verbeek says his A-League club's long-term hold on Wellington Phoenix will mean little round eight clash. 30 Nov 2019