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Fighting fires on and off the pitch

Fighting fires on and off the pitch

Two W-League veterans re-signed with the Western Sydney Wanderers. During the 2021-22 W-League season they will once again hope to combat fires on and off the pitch. 17 Sep 2021
A-League players reveal their biggest issues, ambitions en masse

A-League players reveal their biggest issues, ambitions en masse

The Professional Footballers Australia published their annual A-League report this week. Less than a year after the league's clubs took control of the competition, the report appears to show that players believe the A-League is headed in the right direction, despite the difficulties imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic. 17 Sep 2021
A-League club’s audacious bid to land ex-Arsenal star Wilshere

A-League club’s audacious bid to land ex-Arsenal star Wilshere

Exclusive: Newcastle Jets have launched an ambitious bid for former Arsenal and England midfielder Jack Wilshere - currently without a club after departing Championship outfit Bournemouth at the end of last season. 16 Sep 2021
Kewell's club sink further into relegation mire

Kewell's club sink further into relegation mire

Harry Kewell's disastrous start as Barnet FC manager has continued with the club falling to their fourth defeat of the season as pressure mounts. 16 Sep 2021
Tim Cahill's nephew scores wonder goal in FFA Cup

Tim Cahill's nephew scores wonder goal in FFA Cup

The FFA Cup can be magical, allowing nearly any team in Australia to get to the highest level. This year's underdogs Edge Hill United were sadly eliminated yesterday by the Gold Coast Knights. The nail in the coffin came courtesy of Tim Cahill's nephew, Dauntae Mariner. 16 Sep 2021
Danzaki success will open doors for Roar

Danzaki success will open doors for Roar

Brisbane Roar coach Warren Moon says he'd be keen to explore further options with Asian players after Riku Danzaki's success last A-League season. 16 Sep 2021
Socceroos Abroad: More minutes in the UK, freakish goals in Korea, and the son of a Socceroos legend emerges in Switzerland

Socceroos Abroad: More minutes in the UK, freakish goals in Korea, and the son of a Socceroos legend emerges in Switzerland

The 2021-22 football season is well and truly underway overseas. In August, many Aussies continued to get minutes in the UK, whilst a former A-League defender scored an outrageous goal in Korea. Meanwhile, the son of a Socceroos legend is coming through the ranks at one of Switzerland's biggest clubs. 15 Sep 2021
Two Matildas stars cut as Riley and Wheeler called up

Two Matildas stars cut as Riley and Wheeler called up

The Matildas face the Republic of Ireland next week. Ahead of the clash two changes have been made to the playing squad. 15 Sep 2021
FFA Cup to trial changes for concussed players

FFA Cup to trial changes for concussed players

The FA will be trialing concussion protocols starting with the FFA Cup after receiving International Football Association Board clearance to do so. 15 Sep 2021
Brisbane Roar win first FFA Cup return

Brisbane Roar win first FFA Cup return

It was always going to be an uphill battle for Peninsula Power. The NPL team fell to Brisbane Roar in the opening match of this year's FFA Cup's Round of 32. 15 Sep 2021
Man United stunned in Champions League

Man United stunned in Champions League

Cristiano Ronaldo has scored on his return to Champions League action for Manchester United but the 10-man Red Devils were stunned 2-1 by Young Boys. 15 Sep 2021
Ronaldo scores but 10-man United beaten

Ronaldo scores but 10-man United beaten

Cristiano Ronaldo scored on his return to Champions League action for Manchester United, but reduced to ten men they have been beaten 2-1 in Switzerland. 15 Sep 2021
FFA Cup resumes on cusp of a new era

FFA Cup resumes on cusp of a new era

The FFA Cup, Australia's domestic male football knockout tournament, resumes this evening. Out of 744 clubs who originally entered the competition, 32 remain. 14 Sep 2021
Arsenal’s Matildas are absolutely flying

Arsenal’s Matildas are absolutely flying

Three Matildas play for Arsenal FC. Steph Catley, Caitlin Foord and Lydia Williams. Their 2021-22 season has started with an impressive set of performances. 14 Sep 2021
‘I have to give credit to my mum because she sent me a compilation of all my goals’

‘I have to give credit to my mum because she sent me a compilation of all my goals’

Everton have scored three times in seven second-half minutes to beat Burnley 3-1 and move level on points with Premier League leaders Manchester United. 14 Sep 2021
Kerr faces Montemurro in Champions League

Kerr faces Montemurro in Champions League

Australians to meet as Chelsea draw Juventus in Women's Champions League group stage. 14 Sep 2021
This is the strongest Socceroos squad in years, says Irvine

This is the strongest Socceroos squad in years, says Irvine

Australia are on ascendant arc which is likely to see them take a stranglehold on World Cup qualification, according in to inform midfielder Jackson Irvine. 14 Sep 2021
Canberra United sign four including legend Heyman

Canberra United sign four including legend Heyman

Canberra United have so far confirmed the signing of four players for the upcoming 2021-22 W-League season. They will be hoping to improve upon their semi-final finish of the last campaign. However, more recruitment will be needed after a large exodus of players from last year. 12 Sep 2021
Perth Glory's offseason reboot

Perth Glory's offseason reboot

Women's soccer sees a lot of turnover. However, this upcoming season will see an almost unrecognizable Perth Glory team after significant offseason acquisitions. Its signings show a statement of intent: long term stability and success. 12 Sep 2021
Sydney FC complete offseason preparations with final signing

Sydney FC complete offseason preparations with final signing

Sydney FC completed the week with three additional signings to finish their offseason roster of 21 players. 12 Sep 2021
Melbourne Victory roster starting to build

Melbourne Victory roster starting to build

Melbourne Victory have been building their 2021-22 W-League squad ahead of their title defence. So far the side has been able to retain much of their regular starters from their last successful campaign. 11 Sep 2021