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Good headaches loom for Wanderers coach

Good headaches loom for Wanderers coach

Western Sydney coach Markus Babbel has lavished praise on the controversial VAR system after his side went top of the A-League with a home win over Sydney. 27 Oct 2019
Wanderers ready to face their ex-playmaker

Wanderers ready to face their ex-playmaker

Western Sydney coach Markus Babbel is happy with his latest German Alex – but says the fact Sydney FC swooped on midfielder Alex Baumjohann proves his eye for talent. 24 Oct 2019
Babbel lauds Wanderers' A-League reboot

Babbel lauds Wanderers' A-League reboot

Markus Babbel says last season his Western Sydney side would have found a way to lose instead of winning their A-League clash with Melbourne Victory. 19 Oct 2019
WSW's Babbel faces A-League balancing act

WSW's Babbel faces A-League balancing act

Western Sydney coach Markus Babbel faces a delicate balancing act this week with his underdone players, after the risk of selecting them in the opening A-League round paid off. 13 Oct 2019
Duke double earns Wanderers A-League win

Duke double earns Wanderers A-League win

Mitchell Duke has converted a late penalty awarded after VAR intervention to complete a double in Western Sydney's 2-1 A-League home win over Central Coast. 12 Oct 2019
Babbel hits out at past selfish Wanderers

Babbel hits out at past selfish Wanderers

Western Sydney A-League coach Markus Babbel says there are no excuses for his revamped and relocated Wanderers this season, after hitting out at the selfishness of some of the players in his first year in charge. 11 Oct 2019
Wanderers feeling the love in A-League

Wanderers feeling the love in A-League

A new stadium, fresh facilities and a revamped playing list have the Western Sydney Wanderers feeling the love ahead of the new A-League season. 11 Oct 2019
New striker to ease Wanderers' Cup pain

New striker to ease Wanderers' Cup pain

Markus Babbel was disappointed with Western Sydney's meek FFA Cup exit but he can console himself with the impending arrival of German striker Alexander Meier. 19 Sep 2019
Grinners will be winners, says WSW boss

Grinners will be winners, says WSW boss

Western Sydney Wanderers boss Markus Babbel admitted last season was a write-off on and off the pitch – but reckons the club is ticking every box to bring back success. 26 Aug 2019
Wanderers set to sign former graduate Percevski

Wanderers set to sign former graduate Percevski

Western Sydney Wanderers are set to sign former Fortuna Düsseldorf and Wanderers Academy graduate Jamie Percevski. 7 Aug 2019
Babbel compares Baccus to Messi in gushing Wanderers tribute

Babbel compares Baccus to Messi in gushing Wanderers tribute

Markus Babbel has compared Keanu Baccus' sublime assist in Western Sydney Wanderers' 2-1 loss to Leeds United to the work of Argentinian maestro Lionel Messi. 22 Jul 2019
Babbel: Stars must want to play for us

Babbel: Stars must want to play for us

Western Sydney Wanderers coach Markus Babbel begged fans to turn out this weekend – and insists he's ready to sign more new stars...but only if they want to play for his "special" club. 18 Jul 2019
Babbel's 'unbelievable' secret plan for new season

Babbel's 'unbelievable' secret plan for new season

Western Sydney Wanderers coach Markus Babbel has an "unbelievable" plan for next season... but hasn't yet shared the finer details with at least two of his newly-signed stars. 13 Jul 2019
Duke: Reputation means nothing for rebooted Wanderers

Duke: Reputation means nothing for rebooted Wanderers

Mitch Duke says the 5-1 drubbing at the hands of Newcastle Jets last month proved the catalyst for Western Sydney Wanderers' four-game unbeaten run 9 Mar 2019
Wanderers chasing Bayern Munich superstar

Wanderers chasing Bayern Munich superstar

The Sydney Morning Herald are reporting that Western Sydney Wanderers coach Markus Babbel has been trying to convince Franck Ribery to join the club. 6 Mar 2019
Babbel urges Wanderers to build on back-to-back wins

Babbel urges Wanderers to build on back-to-back wins

Western Sydney Wanderers coach Markus Babbel says a half-time tactical tweak was needed to ensure his side pulled off their first back-to-back win of the season. 16 Feb 2019