tasmania

'Tasmania ripe for expansion'

'Tasmania ripe for expansion'

Football Federation Tasmania’s (FFT) CEO says the Apple Isle is ripe for a professional football club and believes the A-League should get a jump on the other codes. 22 Nov 2016
FFA: Regional Australia part of A-League expansion

FFA: Regional Australia part of A-League expansion

Head of A-League Greg O’Rourke says regional Australia is still part of FFA's expansion plan even though the governing body's first option is to add teams into major cities. 15 Nov 2016
Huge crowds support A-League expansion

Huge crowds support A-League expansion

Record-breaking attendances for the opening weekend of the A-League prove it's time to seriously think about expanding the league further. 9 Oct 2016
'Last season was a wake-up call'

'Last season was a wake-up call'

MELBOURNE Heart’s Jeremy Walker returns to pre-season on Monday with renewed hope that an honest appraisal of the club’s fortunes is the wake-up call the red and whites need. 5 Jul 2013
Tasmania's Festival of Talent

Tasmania's Festival of Talent

FOOTBALL fans received a glimpse into the future when some of the best young talent in Australia was showcased during the inaugural Skill Acquisition Festival at Launceston over the weekend. 18 Mar 2013
Victory v Mariners pics

Victory v Mariners pics

All the match action from Tasmania as Melbourne Victory took on Central Coast Mariners. Pics by Getty Images. 12 Jan 2013
Victory blow their chance to close gap

Victory blow their chance to close gap

MARCO Rojas missed a penalty as Melbourne Victory spurned their first-half dominance to miss the chance to close on leaders Central Coast as A-League topscorer Daniel McBreen netted late to rescue a 1-1 draw in Tasmania on Saturday. 12 Jan 2013
Victory help bushfire fund

Victory help bushfire fund

Melbourne Victory will help Tasmanian bushfire victims through Saturday's clash with Central Coast Mariners in Launceston. 8 Jan 2013
Victory Unveil Tasmania Deal

Victory Unveil Tasmania Deal

MELBOURNE Victory have revealed a new three year deal with Football Federation Tasmania for naming rights to the new state league and ramp up their brand on the Apple Isle. 25 Jul 2012
Tasmania Unite Behind State League

Tasmania Unite Behind State League

EXCLUSIVE: Football Federation Tasmania has revealed a new eight team, state-wide football league to launch next year, that will seek to unite the state’s divided top divisions. 11 May 2012
Tasmania's 'Pathway To The World'

Tasmania's 'Pathway To The World'

EXCLUSIVE: Tasmania’s A-League task force wants the private sector to bankroll a future team which they say will be based in Hobart and Launceston thereby uniting the state behind one franchise. 3 Feb 2012
Tassie Bid Team Push On

Tassie Bid Team Push On

DESPITE the post-Zurich gloom and continuining uncertainly over at least one A-League club's future, football fans in Tasmania are adamant the game has a bright future and remain determined to be a part. 7 Dec 2010
Tassie Press On For Inclusion

Tassie Press On For Inclusion

EXCLUSIVE: Tasmania has urged the FFA to keep faith on expansion and does not believe the current woes of the A-League's newest clubs should wreck its own chances of entry. 12 Apr 2010
Tassie: We Will Fight On

Tassie: We Will Fight On

EXCLUSIVE: Tasmania has followed Canberra to fight for A-League inclusion and wants the two bid teams to join forces to bolster both their campaigns. 2 Oct 2009
Cantona's Tassie Screen Date

Cantona's Tassie Screen Date

TASMANIA may still be some way from being able to boast an A-League side but the state's bid team has already landed Eric Cantona (sort of). 8 Sep 2009
Tassie Looks For Lucky 13

Tassie Looks For Lucky 13

EXCLUSIVE: Tasmania's A-League bid team are now pinning their hopes on being included in the next round of the competition's expansion as a possible 13th or 14th club. 28 Aug 2009