A-League

Stensness locks in future with the Mariners

Gianni Stensness says he is very fortunate to be playing with the Central Coast Mariners after signing a two-year contract extension with the club. The...

What if Ola Toivonen leaves?

The lead up to Melbourne Victory’s derby against Western United was hindered with rumours of Ola Toivonen being in talks with Swedish clubs and...

W-League

Melbourne City set the W-League benchmark

Three-time W-League winners Melbourne City staked their claim for the competition favourites tag following their win over Sydney FC. After a poor campaign last season,...

Brewer credits defence after Jets’ maiden win

Newcastle Jets first win of the 2019-20 W-League campaign was a product of a better defensive effort says Hannah Brewer. The 2-1 victory over Perth...

Slow start killed us says Garriock

Despite a slow start to the game, Heather Garriock says her players showed great character as they tried to fight back against a two...

Soccer 4 n00bs: 4 ways to become a professional footballer

Everyone began in the little leagues with half time oranges and coaching dads. Shirts were baggy, shin pads reached knees and playing positions were...

World Cup Dummies Guide: five classic matches

There are some things in life which are surprising. Jack-in-a-boxes, finding a fly in your soup, the sustained success of The Big Bang Theory. One...

Socceroos

Who is the greatest Socceroos coach ever?

Since playing their first international match nearly 100 years ago in 1922, the Socceroos...

Why we should be proud of the Joeys and excited for the future

The Joeys may not have had their best game against France, but Australia should...

A-League and W-League players: coaching in retirement

When professional players decide to call it a day, they can be presented with...

Matildas

Listen to the Matildas’ official World Cup anthem.

Forget It’s Coming Home and tell The Anfield Rap to move over, the Matildas...

Knees weak, legs are heavy, Sam Kerr’s wearing mum’s spaghetti

Look. If you had one shot. Or one opportunity. To buy the Matildas’ first...

Is superstar Sam Kerr the best Matildas captain yet?

The star striker’s call up to captain her country has resulted in nothing but...

FFA Cup

The young Australians ready to make their mark in the A-League

Every A-League season clubs discover youngsters from across the country and give them a chance to shine in the spotlight. Bruno Fornaroli, Josh Risdon and...

Marquee match-ups just what the doctor ordered

The FFA Cup Final and the Sydney Derby have reignited the A-League's fire to ensure the 2019-20 season has started with a bang. Recently, the...

From NPL to A-League: Toure hopes to inspire future generations

The 19-year-old burst onto the scene in the FFA Cup, scoring four goals in just four matches – but where does Al Hassan Toure find...

A Goodwin for the ages as United beat Sydney in the FFA Cup Final

Craig Goodwin is delivering on the pre-season hype following a brace in the FFA Cup Final which helped Adelaide lift the cup for the...

Ball boy hall of fame: the pantheon of bratty ball-minders

Everyone once dreamed to be a ball kid. To go to football for free, see your heroes up close and be privy to areas...

The FFA Cup ball boy was out of line

Whether you believe it should the job of a child to play what can be quite an important role in the game is beside...