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VAR refs to miss weekend

VAR refs to miss weekend

The officials at the centre of a controversial penalty decision in Wellington Phoenix's loss to Melbourne City will not be involved in A-League action this weekend. 7 Nov 2019
League leaders City embracing young guns

League leaders City embracing young guns

Melbourne City coach Erick Mombaerts says the A-League club is embracing the opportunity to develop young players, after several impressed in their 3-2 win over Wellington Phoenix. 4 Nov 2019
Glory need work after upset

Glory need work after upset

An upset loss to Central Coast at home has left reigning A-League premiers Perth with just one win from their first four games. 4 Nov 2019
'It's f**ked' - VAR row as City beat Phoenix to go top

'It's f**ked' - VAR row as City beat Phoenix to go top

Melbourne City have overcome an early scare from Wellington to snare a 3-2 victory at AAMI Park and catapult to the top of the A-League table. 3 Nov 2019
City: We don't know what to expect...

City: We don't know what to expect...

Melbourne City won't underestimate early A-League cellar dwellers Wellington Phoenix when they face off on Sunday at AAMI Park. 2 Nov 2019
Victory set for A-League personnel dilemma

Victory set for A-League personnel dilemma

Melbourne Victory will head to Sydney FC desperate for their second A-League win of the season but desperately understrength as the burden of international football takes its toll. 1 Nov 2019
Fresh injury forces City into AL reshuffle

Fresh injury forces City into AL reshuffle

Melbourne City will have to reshuffle ahead of their A-League clash with Wellington Phoenix after defender Richard Windbichler became their latest injury casualty. 1 Nov 2019
City can win without Maclaren: Jamieson

City can win without Maclaren: Jamieson

Melbourne City are set to be without Jamie Maclaren for several games but captain Scott Jamieson is confident the A-League side can find other avenues to goal. 31 Oct 2019
Fornaroli returns to Scoreagoli ways

Fornaroli returns to Scoreagoli ways

Bruno Fornaroli is eyeing another record A-League goal haul after getting off the mark in his new club colours. 28 Oct 2019
Glory: Bruno's only warming up...

Glory: Bruno's only warming up...

Wellington new boy Gary Hooper won a penalty but it was too little, too late for the Phoenix as they lost 2-1 to Perth in their A-League clash. 27 Oct 2019
Pointless Phoenix not feeling pressure

Pointless Phoenix not feeling pressure

Wellington Phoenix coach Ufuk Talay has no points but no worries as he heads into an A-League round three clash with Perth Glory. 26 Oct 2019
Two-match ban for Wellington's Cacace

Two-match ban for Wellington's Cacace

The match review panel has adjudicated Liberato Cacace's challenge on Anthony Caceres to be of "serious foul play", doubling his mandatory one-match ban. 21 Oct 2019
O'Neill: 'We're far from the finished product'

O'Neill: 'We're far from the finished product'

Brandon O'Neill isn't letting a couple of tight matches get under his skin, he's on two wins in a row, after all. 20 Oct 2019
Sydney FC v Wellington Phoenix Player Ratings

Sydney FC v Wellington Phoenix Player Ratings

Sydney FC have gone top of the A-League after defeating Wellington Phoenix 2-1 in a pulsating match at Leichhardt Oval. 20 Oct 2019
A-League newcomers eye first derbies

A-League newcomers eye first derbies

After a win and a draw in their first A-League games, Western United are confident going into derbies against Melbourne City and Melbourne Victory. 20 Oct 2019
Friendships put aside as Corica prepares for Talay test

Friendships put aside as Corica prepares for Talay test

Sydney FC coach Steve Corica is putting his friendship with former teammate and assistant cosch Ufuk Talay aside as they prepare to face off when in their match against Wellington Phoenix on Sunday. 19 Oct 2019