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The FFA Cup’s strange format continues in Round of 16

The FFA Cup’s strange format continues in Round of 16

The odd format for this year's FFA Cup will continue as A-League clubs take centre stage with the first Round of 16 Draw. 28 Sep 2021
A-League’s Brisbane Roar sign South Melbourne NPL attacker

A-League’s Brisbane Roar sign South Melbourne NPL attacker

The Brisbane Roar have added more National Premier League talent to their squad with the signing of Henry Hore. 28 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
Ex-Celtic, Socceroos star takes reigns at ‘exceptional’ NPL club

Ex-Celtic, Socceroos star takes reigns at ‘exceptional’ NPL club

Scott McDonald has taken his first foray into management, with the former Socceroo being announced as the new Head Coach of NPL outfit Gold Coast Knights for the 2022 season. 3 Sep 2021
Arthur Papas finally gets A-League job as tide turns on NPL coaches

Arthur Papas finally gets A-League job as tide turns on NPL coaches

Arthur Papas has finally got his first A-League head coaching role, taking over the Newcastle Jets on a two-year deal. 28 Jun 2021
A-League, NPL to align fixtures for second division by 2022

A-League, NPL to align fixtures for second division by 2022

Football Australia is willing to overrule the wishes of new A-League, W-League broadcaster Channel 10 to align the competitions with the National Premier Leagues. 27 May 2021
‘Final model’: Major A-League second division meeting set for June

‘Final model’: Major A-League second division meeting set for June

The Australian Association of Football Clubs (AAFC) have confirmed there is a key meeting set for June with Football Australia (FA) as the proposed National Second Division (NSD), initially set to commence in 2022, looks like commencing in 2023. 27 May 2021
'My dream since I came to Australia': A-League's Brisbane lock-in refugee star

'My dream since I came to Australia': A-League's Brisbane lock-in refugee star

Brisbane Roar have signed academy star Cyrus Dehmie to his first professional contract, after he starred in the club's Queensland NPL campaign. 26 May 2021
Football community condemns Rockdale v Sydney United violence

Football community condemns Rockdale v Sydney United violence

The football community across Australia has been quick to condemn the violent altercation between a minority of fans at the Rockdale Suns v Sydney United NPL NSW clash at the Ilinden Sports Centre today. 25 Apr 2021
Just let the kids play says Socceroo legend

Just let the kids play says Socceroo legend

Socceroos great Josip Skoko believes NPL clubs should be focused on giving their better junior players the opportunity to play at the highest level as they can, when they are good enough, rather than winning junior NPL competitions. 17 Apr 2021
How the Warriors from North Geelong regained their mojo

How the Warriors from North Geelong regained their mojo

The North Geelong Warriors are a club steeped in history. Formed in 1967 by Croatian immigrants, the Warriors have ridden the roller coaster that is football survival as much as any other football club in Australia. 28 Dec 2020
‘Unfair and unjust’ Football Victoria refund policy leaves clubs fuming

‘Unfair and unjust’ Football Victoria refund policy leaves clubs fuming

Football Victoria are incurring the wrath of clubs after charging them full registration fees for players that were pending, declined, cancelled or de-registered. 12 Nov 2020
Robinson welcomes NPL and A-League trialists as rebuild begins

Robinson welcomes NPL and A-League trialists as rebuild begins

A handful of trialists from the A-League and NPL are out to impress Carl Robinson over the next few weeks as the new Western Sydney Wanderers head coach looks to beef up his squad in pre-season. 21 Oct 2020
‘Development’ A-League in 2021 a boost for future Socceroos?

‘Development’ A-League in 2021 a boost for future Socceroos?

One ex-A-League championship winner turned successful youth coach believes next season's A-League will morph into a ‘development’ league, which could boost future Socceroo teams as well as A-League finances.  8 Oct 2020
Aussie viral sensation on her ‘worldie' rabona in WA NPL

Aussie viral sensation on her ‘worldie' rabona in WA NPL

West Australian player Katarina Jukic says she’s enjoying basking in the global spotlight after her extraordinary rabona goal in the WA NPL went viral today.   3 Oct 2020
FFA insists grassroots costs aren't a problem despite Socceroos outrage

FFA insists grassroots costs aren't a problem despite Socceroos outrage

In a stunning about-face, FFA's XI Principles document has defended the cost of grassroots football fees in Australia despite criticism from the Principles' own ex-Socceroo panel that fees are "ridiculous". 2 Oct 2020