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The Matildas Hall of Famer who didn't kick a ball until 24

The Matildas Hall of Famer who didn't kick a ball until 24

Pat O’Connor admits she didn’t know much about soccer and literally hadn’t even kicked a ball until she was 24. 3 Jun 2020
Remembering the most dominant women's team in Australian history

Remembering the most dominant women's team in Australian history

If one was discussing the great St George football teams who won multiple titles in a row, you could easily be forgiven for thinking they were talking about the all conquering St George Dragons rugby league team, who won a staggering 11 NSWRL premierships in a row from 1956-1966. 3 Jun 2020
Western United denies Rudan bullying claim

Western United denies Rudan bullying claim

Western United vehemently denies claims made by the club's former team manager that he was allegedly bullied by head coach Mark Rudan. 2 Jun 2020
Football Victoria's $160k bid for NPL1's return

Football Victoria's $160k bid for NPL1's return

Football Victoria has assembled a $160,000 pool for top-tier clubs as part of its efforts to stage a 2020 NPL1 season. 1 Jun 2020
Football Victoria's timetable revealed

Football Victoria's timetable revealed

Football Victoria has revealed they have formally requested permission from the Victorian State Government to resume competitive training and matches as restrictions continue to ease. 1 Jun 2020
Adelaide wary of brief A-League lead-in

Adelaide wary of brief A-League lead-in

Adelaide United captain Michael Jakobsen says a four-week training lead-in to the A-League's resumption may not be long enough to prepare properly. 1 Jun 2020
Ryan reveals what is holding back football in Oz

Ryan reveals what is holding back football in Oz

While some of the Socceroos' golden generation are leading a charge for reform at every rebel of the game, the current generation has kept relatively quiet on the subject. Until now. 1 Jun 2020
Degenek helps Red Star seal Serbian title

Degenek helps Red Star seal Serbian title

Milos Degenek's return to Red Star Belgrade has led to the Socceroos defender helping them claim the Serbian championship for the third-straight season. 1 Jun 2020
Kiwi legend: A-League can seize the day post-COVID-19

Kiwi legend: A-League can seize the day post-COVID-19

The A-League must continue expansion plans post COVID-19, says Kiwi coaching great Ricki Herbert, who believes the future is bright for the competition.  1 Jun 2020
Business as usual for Milicic, Matildas and Macarthur

Business as usual for Milicic, Matildas and Macarthur

The Macarthur FC Bulls are continuing with their plans for 2020/21, with the club’s inaugural coach Ante Milicic expected to fulfil his contract, despite his unfinished business with the Matildas. 1 Jun 2020
Matildas goalkeeper secures 'beautiful country' move in search of Olympic spot

Matildas goalkeeper secures 'beautiful country' move in search of Olympic spot

Matildas goalkeeper Teagan Micah has signed with Norwegian side Arna-Bjørnar. 31 May 2020
Viduka to make Middlesborough return

Viduka to make Middlesborough return

Mark Viduka will come out of retirment to play for Middlesbrough in ex-Boro star Mikkel Beck’s Covid-19 charity game. 31 May 2020
Former Socceroo eyes coaching return

Former Socceroo eyes coaching return

Abbas Saad is eager to make a return to coaching, either in Australia or abroad. 30 May 2020
Victory hunt third coach this season

Victory hunt third coach this season

Interim Melbourne Victory coach Carlos Salvachua will return to Europe, leaving the A-League club searching for a third manager this season. 30 May 2020
Roar boss lashes Sydney hub call

Roar boss lashes Sydney hub call

Brisbane Roar CEO David Pourre has taken to Facebook to launch at the A-League governing body's decision to finish the season almost exclusively in Sydney. 30 May 2020
Meet Angela: The first Australian to score at a World Cup

Meet Angela: The first Australian to score at a World Cup

Trivia question. Who scored Australia’s first ever goal at a World Cup? If you said Tim Cahill, the legendary Socceroos striker, you would be wrong. 30 May 2020
FFA boss says A-League hub will be in NSW

FFA boss says A-League hub will be in NSW

Dates and venues remain unknown but FFA chief executive James Johnson has revealed the A-League's isolation hub will be based in NSW. 29 May 2020
Football West locks in return dates

Football West locks in return dates

A light at the end of the tunnel has come for footballers in WA, with Football West today announcing the dates its 2020 competitions will resume. 29 May 2020
Phoenix commit to A-League resumption

Phoenix commit to A-League resumption

The Wellington Phoenix plan on having a full-strength squad to see out the A-League season in Australia, if the competition can go ahead. 29 May 2020
FIFO woes for Magpies

FIFO woes for Magpies

Queensland NPL side Mackay and Whitsunday Magpies Crusaders face a unique set of problems if the local football season restarts in July. 29 May 2020
Heroes and villains in the A-League's TV drama

Heroes and villains in the A-League's TV drama

The phrase "never let a good crisis go to waste" has been tossed around during the A-League's COVID-19 shutdown, but Fox's embrace of that ethos looks set to cast them as villains. 29 May 2020