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'Anything could happen' - Contiki tour continues for Western Utd

'Anything could happen' - Contiki tour continues for Western Utd

Western United's three-game road trip in seven days epitomises an A-League where the race to secure a finals spot is turning into a survival of the fittest. 3 May 2021
'We got robbed' - Western, Adelaide coaches fume after draw

'We got robbed' - Western, Adelaide coaches fume after draw

Coaches Mark Rudan and Carl Veart were both left fuming after controversial decisions in the goalless draw between their sides. 1 May 2021
'Worst-case is a lot worse' - Injury puts Risdon season on line

'Worst-case is a lot worse' - Injury puts Risdon season on line

Josh Risdon has suffered another injury setback with Western United coach Mark Rudan saying he's set to miss at least a month of A-League action. 28 Apr 2021
'Our job is to grow the game' - Western head South to go up ladder

'Our job is to grow the game' - Western head South to go up ladder

Western United coach Mark Rudan says Alessandro Diamanti was rested for their loss against Wellington Phoenix to keep him fully fit for their two matches in Tasmania. 12 Apr 2021
'Absolutely no qualms ' - NZ return no bother for United coach Rudan

'Absolutely no qualms ' - NZ return no bother for United coach Rudan

Western United coach Mark Rudan says he has no issue with potentially having to play an A-League match against Wellington Phoenix this season in New Zealand. 10 Apr 2021
'There's almost a gap now' - United locked in tight finals race

'There's almost a gap now' - United locked in tight finals race

Western United have struggled to string together wins and Mark Rudan says their clash with Newcastle Jets is a must-win if they want to play finals. 4 Apr 2021
'It's a reality check' - Western United beat Melbourne City

'It's a reality check' - Western United beat Melbourne City

Western United have scored a come-from-behind 2-1 win over Melbourne City to keep pace with the A-League's top-six teams. 1 Apr 2021
'We need to turn that around' - Western's interstate drought

'We need to turn that around' - Western's interstate drought

Western United face a daunting run of interstate A-League matches, having not won outside their home state of Victoria this season. 21 Mar 2021
'A very different team...' - Rudan lauds Western United's depth

'A very different team...' - Rudan lauds Western United's depth

Western United have bounced back into form with a 1-0 win over Brisbane Roar, with coach Mark Rudan lauding the work of his depth players. 14 Mar 2021
'We know what it takes to win' - Rudan plays mind games with WSW

'We know what it takes to win' - Rudan plays mind games with WSW

Western United coach Mark Rudan will have to shuffle his squad for Sunday's meeting with talent-packed Western Sydney Wanderers in Ballarat. 6 Mar 2021
'We were like schoolboys...' - Fired-up Rudan flags changes

'We were like schoolboys...' - Fired-up Rudan flags changes

Western United coach Mark Rudan has blasted his side for a lack of heart in their 3-2 A-League loss to Central Coast. 7 Feb 2021
'He's turned the place around' - Stajcic is a magician: Rudan

'He's turned the place around' - Stajcic is a magician: Rudan

Western United coach Mark Rudan says Alen Stajcic's Central Coast Mariners are the best team in the A-League ahead of their clash in Gosford. 6 Feb 2021
'He's been extremely selfless...' - Rudan backs Berisha to find form

'He's been extremely selfless...' - Rudan backs Berisha to find form

Western United coach Mark Rudan has thrown his support behind Besart Berisha as the striker attempts to recapture his A-League goalscoring form. 24 Jan 2021
A snapshot of the A-League's third week

A snapshot of the A-League's third week

A look at the third week of the A-League, where Macarthur FC took top spot and just three matches were played amid rescheduling and border restrictions. 17 Jan 2021
City, United prepare for fixture reshuffle

City, United prepare for fixture reshuffle

Melbourne City and Western United are taking on the task of preparing for their next A-League games despite uncertainty over exactly what their fixtures hold. 17 Jan 2021
'Massive coup' - Western United sign ex-La Liga midfielder

'Massive coup' - Western United sign ex-La Liga midfielder

Former La Liga stalwart Victor Sanchez has joined A-League club Western United on a two-year contract. 27 Nov 2020