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Western United on the move again

Western United on the move again

Australian football is to return to Whitten Oval, with Western United planning on bringing an A-League fixture to the ground on Australia Day.   10 Jan 2020
Former ‘fast food habit’ Yuel stepping up the discipline at Western United

Former ‘fast food habit’ Yuel stepping up the discipline at Western United

Western United’s lean run of form continued with their 3-2 loss to Melbourne City on Friday night – a scoreline that flattered the expansion side – but there were some, albeit slight, silver linings to be found. 6 Jan 2020
‘We need the same guys on the pitch’: Durante says consistency key for any United turnaround

‘We need the same guys on the pitch’: Durante says consistency key for any United turnaround

Veteran defender Andrew Durante has acknowledged the lack of stability in the Western United starting XI has begun to take its toll following his club’s 3-2 loss to Melbourne City. 4 Jan 2020
City survive calamitous night at AAMI Park

City survive calamitous night at AAMI Park

Sometimes in the A-League it’s better to be lucky than good and, to different extents, both Melbourne City and Western United had some luck on Friday night –  even if it was City that eventually came away with a 3-2 win. 3 Jan 2020
Victorian clubs unite to support bushfire appeal

Victorian clubs unite to support bushfire appeal

Rivals on the field, Victoria’s three clubs have united off it in order to come together and support communities and emergency services battling catastrophic bushfires across Australia. 3 Jan 2020
Kone: 'Australians aren't so tactical...I like it'

Kone: 'Australians aren't so tactical...I like it'

It’s taken some adjusting to the Australian style, but Western United's Panagiotis Kone says that he’s enjoying his time at the A-League expansion club. 3 Jan 2020
The long road to Dylan Pierias' first Western United start

The long road to Dylan Pierias' first Western United start

The eventual 3-1 defeat wasn't the best conclusion to it, but Saturday afternoon was still a monumental one for Western United’s Dylan Pierias. 29 Dec 2019
‘For him to come off, it’s not good’: Western United sweats on Hamill and Calver following 'Nix loss

‘For him to come off, it’s not good’: Western United sweats on Hamill and Calver following 'Nix loss

Western United’s 3-1 loss to Wellington Phoenix on Saturday afternoon is set to be compounded, with a suspected serious injury to Brendan Hamill marring the club’s first Ballarat fixture. 28 Dec 2019
Devlin delight as 'Nix down United

Devlin delight as 'Nix down United

The Wellington Phoenix hype-train kept on rolling on Saturday afternoon as it pulled into Ballarat and came away with a comprehensive 3-1 win over Western United in the first-ever A-League game ever staged in the regional city. 28 Dec 2019
'Watch this space': Rudan 'on the lookout' for signings as sources deny coaching departures

'Watch this space': Rudan 'on the lookout' for signings as sources deny coaching departures

With just a solitary game remaining until the January transfer window opens, Western United are sitting third on the A-League table and flying high. That doesn’t mean, however, that the club isn’t looking for further reinforcements. 27 Dec 2019
The A-League's greatest battle for supremacy hits all-time-high

The A-League's greatest battle for supremacy hits all-time-high

As the first market to receive a third A-League club in the expansion process, the importance of Melbourne to the Australian top flight is obvious. 27 Dec 2019
Babbel's pride in Best Western Derby draw

Babbel's pride in Best Western Derby draw

Western Sydney Wanderers will remain outside the A-League top six for another week after a 1-1 draw against Western United on Friday night. 21 Dec 2019
What we learned: Wanderers vs United

What we learned: Wanderers vs United

Goals are hard to come by at Wanderland, but with or without Alex Meier in the team, the Wanderers just can't seem to make it stick in the final third. 20 Dec 2019
United ready for under-siege Wanderers

United ready for under-siege Wanderers

Western United insist they are prepared for a Western Sydney Wanderers side with their backs to the wall in Friday's A-League clash at Bankwest Stadium. 19 Dec 2019
Rudan hits back at stone-throwers as he updates McDonald, Pasquali and Diamanti situations

Rudan hits back at stone-throwers as he updates McDonald, Pasquali and Diamanti situations

Western United Head Coach Mark Rudan has swatted down chatter from “stone-throwers” surrounding the uncertain future of Scott McDonald, as well as provided updates on the status of Seb Pasquali and Alessandro Diamanti. 19 Dec 2019
Scott McDonald on his way out? Those who know say no...

Scott McDonald on his way out? Those who know say no...

A source close to Scott McDonald has denied speculation the Western United attacker has asked for an immediate release from his contract. 16 Dec 2019