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Devlin delight as 'Nix down United

Devlin delight as 'Nix down United

The Wellington Phoenix hype-train kept on rolling on Saturday afternoon as it pulled into Ballarat and came away with a comprehensive 3-1 win over Western United in the first-ever A-League game ever staged in the regional city. 28 Dec 2019
'Watch this space': Rudan 'on the lookout' for signings as sources deny coaching departures

'Watch this space': Rudan 'on the lookout' for signings as sources deny coaching departures

With just a solitary game remaining until the January transfer window opens, Western United are sitting third on the A-League table and flying high. That doesn’t mean, however, that the club isn’t looking for further reinforcements. 27 Dec 2019
Rudan insists Phoenix have 'grown in confidence' after he 'helped Ufy get the job'

Rudan insists Phoenix have 'grown in confidence' after he 'helped Ufy get the job'

Wellington Phoenix have surged into a strong run of A-League form but Western United coach Mark Rudan is ready for what his former side will throw at them. 27 Dec 2019
Diamanti, Berisha, Kone and McDonald not enough: Western United eyeing 'striker and midfielder' in January

Diamanti, Berisha, Kone and McDonald not enough: Western United eyeing 'striker and midfielder' in January

A-League newcomers Western United will look to bolster their attacking and midfield stocks in the upcoming January transfer window. 27 Dec 2019
Rudan hits back at stone-throwers as he updates McDonald, Pasquali and Diamanti situations

Rudan hits back at stone-throwers as he updates McDonald, Pasquali and Diamanti situations

Western United Head Coach Mark Rudan has swatted down chatter from “stone-throwers” surrounding the uncertain future of Scott McDonald, as well as provided updates on the status of Seb Pasquali and Alessandro Diamanti. 19 Dec 2019
What's the buzz?

What's the buzz?

From coaching rows to talking point tweets, we reveal what the buzz was in round ten of the A-League. 16 Dec 2019
Confidence and Culture at Robbie's Roar

Confidence and Culture at Robbie's Roar

Two factors for me summed up the Roar’s performance last night – lack of confidence and lack of culture. 14 Dec 2019
Rudan lauds 'special' United star Berisha

Rudan lauds 'special' United star Berisha

Western United striker Besart Berisha overcame mental and physical fatigue to haunt former A-League club Brisbane Roar, coach Mark Rudan has revealed. 14 Dec 2019
Roar's Fowler peeved by United coach Rudan

Roar's Fowler peeved by United coach Rudan

Brisbane Roar coach Robbie Fowler has told Mark Rudan to take a look at himself after the Western United boss accused the Liverpool legend of disrespecting him. 14 Dec 2019
'I needed to show a bit of love today' - Good vibes only for Besart Berisha after troublesome stretch

'I needed to show a bit of love today' - Good vibes only for Besart Berisha after troublesome stretch

There’s nothing quite like a derby win to bring the good vibes back to a football club. 9 Dec 2019
Starting XI changes ahead of United-Victory derby

Starting XI changes ahead of United-Victory derby

Western United Head Coach Mark Rudan has hinted that changes are coming ahead of Melbourne Victory’s visit to Kardinia Park on Sunday afternoon. 7 Dec 2019
Pressure on United as A-League derby looms

Pressure on United as A-League derby looms

After suffering their third straight defeat - handing Sydney FC top spot - Western United will now face an A-League derby against Melbourne Victory. 2 Dec 2019
Rudan: Why I benched Berisha

Rudan: Why I benched Berisha

Western United Head Coach Mark Rudan has put to bed any potential mutterings around Besart Berisha following his side’s 2-0 defeat to Sydney FC on Sunday. 1 Dec 2019
Rudan: We seemed to be second to everything

Rudan: We seemed to be second to everything

Sydney FC have move into top spot in the A-League and condemned Western United to their third loss on the trot with a 2-0 win in Geelong. 1 Dec 2019
Rudan demands VAR public explanations

Rudan demands VAR public explanations

Western United coach Mark Rudan wants VAR officials to make public explanations of their decisions on potential penalty incidents in games. 25 Nov 2019
Western United's first NSW trip - 'Going away will do us the world of good'

Western United's first NSW trip - 'Going away will do us the world of good'

They've played five games in Victoria and one in New Zealand, now the newest A-League club Western United face their first interstate challenge. 23 Nov 2019