football australia

Geelong to host Phoenix-Victory FFA Cup semi

Geelong to host Phoenix-Victory FFA Cup semi

Wellington Phoenix will face Melbourne Victory at Geelong's GMHBA Stadium in an FFA Cup semi-final. 19 Jan 2022
Second tier's a go but promotion-relegation must wait, says FA chief

Second tier's a go but promotion-relegation must wait, says FA chief

Football Australia chief James Johnson has confirmed the long-anticipated national second tier is primed to sprout in 2023, whilst hinting it won’t initially be designed as a gateway to the A-League. 18 Jan 2022
Stadium Australia to host Roos' Japan WCQ

Stadium Australia to host Roos' Japan WCQ

Stadium Australia will host yet another defining Socceroos World Cup qualifier, with the Sydney venue selected for the March 24 crunch clash with Japan. 1 Dec 2021
Football Australia: Not financially dependent on Socceroos qualification

Football Australia: Not financially dependent on Socceroos qualification

A lack of Socceroos World Cup qualification would not result in a financial doomsday announced Football Australia on Tuesday during their Annual General Meeting. 24 Nov 2021
New A-Leagues match officials

New A-Leagues match officials

The new match officials for this year's A-League Men and A-League Women's competitions were announced by the Football Australia Referees Committee. 8 Oct 2021
Portugal remind Australia what we're missing in Futsal World Cup

Portugal remind Australia what we're missing in Futsal World Cup

Portugal won it's first ever FIFA Futsal World Cup. The Futsalroos were absent from the competition due to previous Football Australia budgetary cuts. 6 Oct 2021
Matilda De Vanna's abuse allegations prompt official response

Matilda De Vanna's abuse allegations prompt official response

Football Australia have responded to abuse allegations made by former Matildas captain Lisa De Vanna and former A-League Women's player Rhali Dobson. 6 Oct 2021
Socceroos squad announced as four drop out and two come in

Socceroos squad announced as four drop out and two come in

Graham Arnold has named his squad for the upcoming AFC Third Round 2022 World Cup qualifying matches. 2 Oct 2021
Socceroos set to play home match in November

Socceroos set to play home match in November

New arrangements being put in place by Football Australia could see the Socceroos return to Australia to play their home qualifier against Saudi Arabia in November. 26 Sep 2021
Sydney to host two blockbuster Matildas matches in October

Sydney to host two blockbuster Matildas matches in October

Sydney will play host to a two-match Matildas series against Brazil in October after Football Australia's biosecurity plan was given the tick of approval. 26 Sep 2021
FA boss expects Socceroos to play in Sydney in front of vaccinated crowds

FA boss expects Socceroos to play in Sydney in front of vaccinated crowds

Football Australia chief James Johnson expects the Socceroos to stride out on home soil for the first home time in nearly two years, with the looming visits of Oman and Saudi Arabia set to be sanctioned by government. 7 Sep 2021
Socceroos ‘want to play in front of their family and friends’

Socceroos ‘want to play in front of their family and friends’

Socceroos coach Graham Arnold says his team would love a planned proposal to host World Cup qualifiers in Australia in 2021 to come to fruition. 6 Sep 2021
FFA Cup to reboot in mid-September

FFA Cup to reboot in mid-September

The 2021 FFA Cup's final rounds will start next month following the easing of COVID restrictions in Queensland and the Northern Territory. 27 Aug 2021
FA still want Socceroos at home in 2021

FA still want Socceroos at home in 2021

Football Australia remain hopeful of holding home World Cup qualifiers for the Socceroos in 2021 despite being forced to play China at a neutral venue. 27 Aug 2021
FA launch program to find 30,000 new female coaches and players

FA launch program to find 30,000 new female coaches and players

Football Australia has launched a new initiative to increase the number of women in coaching after Australian numbers have remained stagnant in recent decades. 25 Aug 2021
Socceroos, Matildas appoint US former NBA, MLB coach as Performance Director

Socceroos, Matildas appoint US former NBA, MLB coach as Performance Director

Football Australia have appointed storied American coach Paddy Steinfort as Socceroos and Matildas performance director. 23 Jun 2021