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Merrick: Replacements don't always work out

Merrick: Replacements don't always work out

Ernie Merrick has taken a moment to reflect on a disheartening season, as Newcastle Jets prepare for their final two matches. 17 Apr 2019
In pics: Glory Glory Hallelujah!

In pics: Glory Glory Hallelujah!

It was party time in Perth as Glory picked up their first silverware of the A-League era, 15 long years after their last national title...and the celebrations began as soon as the final whistle blew on their 1-0 win over Newcastle Jets thanks to the Premiers Plate winning strike from Ivan Franjic! 15 Apr 2019
The Best, the Worst, the Glorious: Perth vs Newcastle

The Best, the Worst, the Glorious: Perth vs Newcastle

It's been worth the wait. 14 Apr 2019
Popovic: I saw Tony Sage shed a tear tonight

Popovic: I saw Tony Sage shed a tear tonight

For all the plaudits Tony Popovic will receive over the coming week, and it's hard to say he doesn't deserve every moment of it, Perth Glory's owner has been an unsung hero this year. 14 Apr 2019
Reddy: '18 years and it's my first trophy. Worth it'

Reddy: '18 years and it's my first trophy. Worth it'

18 years, seven A-League clubs and a maiden A-League Premiership. But it's all been worth it for the league's most storied goalkeeper. 14 Apr 2019
Kanta makes off-field milestone

Kanta makes off-field milestone

It might have taken him nine years, but Newcastle Jets midfielder Ben Kantarovski has hit a milestone off the park by completing his Bachelor of Psychology degree. 11 Apr 2019
Newcastle to stick with newbies

Newcastle to stick with newbies

Newcastle Jets coach Ernie Merrick says he will keep faith with his young players as they head west to take on league leaders Perth Glory. 10 Apr 2019
Could this Australian striker win the AFC Cup?

Could this Australian striker win the AFC Cup?

Former A-League striker Harry Sawyer's dream season in Asia continues with the big Queenslander in the mix for two more trophies: one domestic and one continental. 9 Apr 2019
The 6 Best and Worst of Newcastle vs Western Sydney

The 6 Best and Worst of Newcastle vs Western Sydney

Western Sydney Wanderers paid the price for being too casual in the second half as the Newcastle Jets raised their game ten-fold, running out 3-2 winners after they looked well beaten. 6 Apr 2019
Reaction: 'The Wanderers are football heroes'

Reaction: 'The Wanderers are football heroes'

Newcastle Jets ran out 3-2 winners over Western Sydney Wanderers, but given both sides have very scant hopes of finals football, there were a few more heartwarming stories at play. 6 Apr 2019
'Our season is over...'

'Our season is over...'

Newcastle Jets coach Ernie Merrick has admitted the dream of fairytale back-to-back Grand Finals has gone...and they won't even make the top six this season. 2 Apr 2019
Matilda relishing USA test

Matilda relishing USA test

Matildas defender Gema Simon knows how important it is to perform in friendlies before the World Cup and is relishing the opportunity to play the USA next Friday. 31 Mar 2019
O'Donovan: 'They killed us'

O'Donovan: 'They killed us'

While he's keeping a brave face, there were more to Roy O'Donovan's words than just an emphatic exclamation: Wellington Phoenix all but ended Newcastle Jets' season with a 4-1 thrashing at Westpac Stadium. 30 Mar 2019
The Best and Worst of Wellington vs Newcastle

The Best and Worst of Wellington vs Newcastle

We recap the best and worst of Wellington Phoenix's 4-1 demolition of Newcastle Jets. 30 Mar 2019
Rudan: Players, coaches, staff come and go - the only constant is the club

Rudan: Players, coaches, staff come and go - the only constant is the club

A typically fierce Mark Rudan appears to be having more and more trouble avoiding introspection, as his time at Wellington Phoenix appears to be drawing to an end. 29 Mar 2019
Merrick: Big A-League clubs get 500k 'assistance'

Merrick: Big A-League clubs get 500k 'assistance'

Ernie Merrick has taken a jab at FFA's marquee fund in the wake of Olyroos qualifiers and what he believes is an unfair disparity between large and small A-League clubs. 26 Mar 2019
Zero to hero: 'It's the fresh air, fresh ideas and different voice'

Zero to hero: 'It's the fresh air, fresh ideas and different voice'

One week before Ben Kennedy's dual penalty heroics led the Central Coast Mariners to only their second win of the season, there were calls for him to be ditched entirely. 23 Mar 2019
Italiano: 'I've got a family, I need security'

Italiano: 'I've got a family, I need security'

Lewis Italiano offered an insight into the role of a reserve goalkeeper, citing a new baby on the way as one of the reasons he inked a new deal with Newcastle Jets. 22 Mar 2019
Topor-Stanley's million dollar question

Topor-Stanley's million dollar question

Newcastle Jets stalwart Nikolai Topor-Stanley admits that finals football may be out of the Novocastrian's control, yet it won't affect their desire against Wellington Phoenix. 21 Mar 2019
Merrick escapes fine, highlights FFA 'inconsistencies'

Merrick escapes fine, highlights FFA 'inconsistencies'

Ernie Merrick has criticised a reduced (and suspended) one-match ban for the coach's post-match dig at VAR following an appeal against FFA's sanction. 19 Mar 2019
Olyroos X-factor strikers impress Malaysia’s Maloney

Olyroos X-factor strikers impress Malaysia’s Maloney

The Olyroos’ fluid strike force impressed Malaysian U23 assistant coach - and former Socceroo - Brad Maloney after the two nations played an entertaining 1-1 draw ahead of Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifiers this week. 18 Mar 2019