A-League

Ranked: Greatest A-League matches

With football everywhere momentarily put on hold, football fans have been looking at where they can get their next fix. Here at The Football Sack,...

The 2019/20 A-League matches that were more boring than isolation

You thought being at home for weeks on end during COVID-19 was boring you to death, but let me remind you of some of...

W-League

City completes the most dominant W-League season ever

Melbourne City's 2019/20 season was the most dominant W-League season of all time. Throughout this season they were undefeated, notching up 13 wins and only...

Why FFA made the right call to play on

Last week FFA made the bold decision to continue playing matches amid the COVID-19 outbreak, and while it was short-lived, it was the correct...

Perfect season ends in Championship success

Once again, Melbourne City are champions of the W-League. On Saturday afternoon, the powerhouse of the competition capped off an undefeated season to claim...

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

Which Australian has gained the most from the A-League?

Many Socceroos got their start in the A-League before becoming stalwarts of the national...

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...

Matildas

Brooks: Timing is key for W-League growth

Adelaide United captain and US international Amber Brooks believes the W-League must find a...

Riley credits Roar Matildas for young footballer nomination

Brisbane Roar striker Indiah-Paige Riley was named the side’s breakthrough player of the year...

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

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

FFA Cup

Why A-League clubs need a stronger backbone

For the past few seasons, it has been the same clubs that have had the right formula to make it to the end. Some...

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...