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'It needs to change' - Juric wants club v country switch

'It needs to change' - Juric wants club v country switch

Adelaide United's Tomi Juric says football must grapple with schedule changes to allow A-League players to feature in finals and also play for Australia. 21 Apr 2021
'I don't think a breakaway elite league is the way forward'

'I don't think a breakaway elite league is the way forward'

Melbourne Victory's new coach Steve Kean fears fairytale runs like what his former club Blackburn Rovers achieved will be history if the Super League proceeds. 20 Apr 2021
'I don't expect to be here' - Kean told he won't coach Victory full-time

'I don't expect to be here' - Kean told he won't coach Victory full-time

Interim Melbourne Victory coach Steve Kean believes he will be in charge of the struggling A-League powerhouse for a good time, not a long time. 20 Apr 2021
Victory name Kean as interim coach

Victory name Kean as interim coach

A-League strugglers Melbourne Victory have named Steve Kean as their interim coach - the fourth man to take the reins in less than two years. 19 Apr 2021
Why was the A-League so good this week?

Why was the A-League so good this week?

Every A-League round, we hand out our FTBL awards for the brilliant, bad and bizarre moments each week. In round 15, one team pulled out all the tricks and flicks, one player continued to add to his remarkable goalscoring exploits, whilst another provided one of the best assists of the season. 19 Apr 2021
Matildas thrive back in the FA Cup

Matildas thrive back in the FA Cup

After a tough time on international duty, Australia's Matildas, led by four-goal Emily van Egmond, were back in form for their English clubs in the FA Cup. 19 Apr 2021
'It's not a distraction...' - Talay plays down Victory link

'It's not a distraction...' - Talay plays down Victory link

Tony Popovic is Melbourne Victory's No.1 managerial target, but if he turns down the role, Wellington Phoenix coach Ufuk Talay could come into play. 19 Apr 2021
'Right place, right time' - Phoenix beat Glory to stay in finals race

'Right place, right time' - Phoenix beat Glory to stay in finals race

Wellington's finals hopes are still alive after Phoenix secured their second consecutive win with a 3-1 triumph over Perth Glory. 18 Apr 2021
'Very special moment' - Ugarkovic earns Jets draw at Macarthur

'Very special moment' - Ugarkovic earns Jets draw at Macarthur

Macarthur were left to rue a quality strike by Steven Ugarkovic, who helped salvage a point for Newcastle Jets in the 2-2 draw at Campbelltown Stadium. 18 Apr 2021
Bullpen stage half-time walkout at Macarthur clash

Bullpen stage half-time walkout at Macarthur clash

The Macarthur Bulls active fan group, ‘The Bullpen’, staged a walkout during the Bulls' clash with Newcastle Jets at Campbelltown Stadium tonight. The game ended 2-2 but the drama happened off the field. 18 Apr 2021
'We should have an extra four points' - Reds fightback stuns Sydney

'We should have an extra four points' - Reds fightback stuns Sydney

Sydney had all the early running with two Bobo goals but Adelaide United snatched a 2-2 draw in their clash at Leichhardt Oval. 18 Apr 2021
'Cracks were showing...' - Victory coach-less again as Brebner exits

'Cracks were showing...' - Victory coach-less again as Brebner exits

For the fourth time in less than two years, Melbourne Victory are hunting for a head coach after a 7-0 thumping by Melbourne City ended Grant Brebner's reign. 18 Apr 2021
'Some nights they don't go in for me. Tonight they did...'

'Some nights they don't go in for me. Tonight they did...'

Socceroo Jamie Maclaren's five-goal haul for Melbourne City in a 7-0 rout of Melbourne Victory wasn't much of a surprise for the striker. 18 Apr 2021
'Very, very happy' Chelsea bury Man City's quadruple dream

'Very, very happy' Chelsea bury Man City's quadruple dream

Manchester City's assault on four trophies in a season is over after Chelsea beat them 1-0 in the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley with a Hakim Ziyech goal. 18 Apr 2021
'In the best interests of everyone' - Brebner out as City thrash Victory

'In the best interests of everyone' - Brebner out as City thrash Victory

A 7-0 thrashing by A-League rivals Melbourne City, including five goals to Jamie Maclaren, has forced Melbourne Victory to part ways with coach Grant Brebner. 17 Apr 2021
'We can beat anybody' - Rudan looking up after beating Mariners

'We can beat anybody' - Rudan looking up after beating Mariners

Western United coach Mark Rudan believes his team has the ability to defeat any team in the A-League after their 1-0 victory over Central Coast. 17 Apr 2021
'It's fantastic for him' - Mariners coach seeks big Kuol send-off

'It's fantastic for him' - Mariners coach seeks big Kuol send-off

Central Coast Mariners coach Alen Stajcic is keen to get the most out of the time he has left working with Alou Kuol before the A-League sensation heads to Germany. 17 Apr 2021
'They're the yardstick' - Reds eager to face Sydney challenge

'They're the yardstick' - Reds eager to face Sydney challenge

Adelaide United coach Carl Veart says they can confirm their status as genuine A-League contenders with a winning display against Sydney. 17 Apr 2021
Just let the kids play says Socceroo legend

Just let the kids play says Socceroo legend

Socceroos great Josip Skoko believes NPL clubs should be focused on giving their better junior players the opportunity to play at the highest level as they can, when they are good enough, rather than winning junior NPL competitions. 17 Apr 2021
'We've got a bit of a bad mix' - WSW struggle to put it all together

'We've got a bit of a bad mix' - WSW struggle to put it all together

With two-thirds of Western Sydney Wanderers' A-League season over, coach Carl Robinson is still searching for combinations as his side look to cement a top-six spot. 17 Apr 2021
'You've got to make the most of them' - Roar looking to reign at home

'You've got to make the most of them' - Roar looking to reign at home

Brisbane Roar are looking for improved home form as they strive to boost their prospects of making the finals. 17 Apr 2021