Dominic Bossi

Dominic Bossi

Dominic Bossi is a football reporter with The Sydney Morning Herald.

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Central Coast Mariners planning home games at Brookvale Oval, North Sydney Oval

Dominic Bossi Central Coast Mariners plan to play up to two home games in Sydney next season by bringing games to Brookvale Oval and North Sydney Oval, subject to the approval of the Football Federation of...

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Sydney FC players in limbo until new coach appointed

Joel Chianese is one of several players who could be forced  to explore other options.

Dominic Bossi Sydney FC is braced for a large-scale overhaul as the club goes into a hiring freeze until the appointment of a new coach, casting the future of their coaching staff and a large bulk of the squad...

Undermanned Guizhou Renhe breach AFC regulations in loss to Wanderers

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Dominic Bossi Guizhou Renhe coach Gong Lei admitted to breaching the AFC Champions League regulations by willingly fielding a second-string team against Western Sydney Wanderers on Tuesday night and including just...

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Western Sydney Wanderers thrash hapless Guizhou Renhe to reach ACL last 16

Tony Popovic: â??The draw is the draw, and itâ??s worked out that way for us. We all play the same amount of games away.

Dominic Bossi It took just six minutes for the Wanderers to stamp their dominance on the match and the manner in which they did put the visitors lacklustre approach on display.

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Central Coast Mariners fuming over finals schedule

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Dominic Bossi Central Coast Mariners are furious with Football Federation Australia's scheduling of the A-League semi-finals after they were forced to play Western Sydney Wanderers only a day after returning to...

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Mariners v Adelaide 2nd copy

Dominic Bossi Central Coast Mariners have booked a date with their rivals Western Sydney Wanderers after striker Bernie Ibini slammed an emphatic winner against a fiery Adelaide United side.

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Central Coast Mariners edge Adelaide United to book semi-final place

Winner: Central Coast's Bernie Ibini celebrates his goal that would prove decisive against Adelaide United.

Dominic Bossi Central Coast Mariners have booked a date with their rivals Western Sydney Wanderers after striker Bernie Ibini slammed an emphatic winner against a fiery Adelaide United side.

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Olyroos teammates shocked at death of Dylan Tombides

Lost his battle with testicular cancer: Dylan Tombides.

Dominic Bossi Teammates of Dylan Tombides were shocked to receive news the 20-year-old striker passed away on Friday night just three months after he represented his country at the Asian Under-22 Championship.

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Melbourne Heart in bid for new look

Melbourne Heart may not just play in a similar uniform as Manchester City next season, but could be wearing a near exact replica playing strip.

Dominic Bossi Melbourne Heart may not just play in a similar uniform as Manchester City next season, but could be wearing a near exact replica playing strip.

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Central Coast Mariners' Kim Seung-yong opens up on perils of stardom

Big signing: Central Coast Marinerr' Korean star Kim Seung-yong.

Dominic Bossi Six years ago, Kim Seung-yong couldn't walk down the streets of Seoul without being mobbed by adoring fans.

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Melbourne Victory v Sydney FC: The Lowdown

Big Blue: Mark Milligan and James Troisi have their eyes on the trophy.

Dominic Bossi It could well be Alessandro Del Piero's final game in Sky Blue and Sydney fans will be hoping he's saved his best for last.

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Ali Abbas' Sydney FC exploits could help end Iraq exile at 2015 Asian Cup

Heart and soul: Ali Abbas has been a constant and a standout for Sydney FC this season.

Dominic Bossi It's almost irrelevant what happens in this finals series, the A-League has already had its flashpoint moment of the season.

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Han Berger joins Sydney FC

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Dominic Bossi Outgoing Football Federation of Australia technical director Han Berger will join Sydney FC as a board member and director following the completion of his commitments with the Socceroos at the 2014...

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Melbourne Victory primed for finals assault

Mark Milligan of the Victory is congratulated by his teammates after scoring.

Dominic Bossi Melbourne Victory's midweek match against Guangzhou Evergrande has benefited their preparations for Friday's A-League finals match against Sydney FC.

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Central Coast Mariners to rest players for ACL clash against FC Seoul

Ringing the changes: Mariners coach Phil Moss.

Dominic Bossi Central Coast Mariners coach Phil Moss hinted he will again likely rotate his squad for Wednesday's home match against FC Seoul  to rest players for Saturday's A-League finals match against...

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Sydney FC in blue over new Melbourne Heart colours

Colour clash: Melbourne Heart's new owners have applied to change the club's colours to Manchester City's sky blue, a direct clash with Sydney FC.

Dominic Bossi Sydney FC have lodged a formal complaint to Football Federation Australia in response to an application from Melbourne Heart's new owners to rebrand the A-League team as a franchise of Manchester...

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Home disadvantage: Sydney FC happy to play Victory in Melbourne

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Dominic Bossi Had other results gone their way, Sydney FC could have been playing at home in week one of the finals, but there is a feeling within the camp that they are better off playing away to Melbourne...

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Richard Garcia says Sydney Sky Blues won't change in do-or-die clash with Perth Glory

Winning mentality: Sydney FC attacking player Richard Garcia.

Dominic Bossi The fact a one-goal loss to Perth will still be enough to hand Sydney FC a spot in the A-League finals hasn't altered the mindset of the team, according to says star midfielder Richard Garcia.

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A-League star Alessandro Del Piero has farewell put on hold as Sydney FC contract talks are delayed

Del Piero scores from the spot against the Phoenix in round 26.

Dominic Bossi Alessandro Del Piero may not be farewelled in a Sky Blues jersey after the Italian star and the club decided to delay talks of a possible contract extension until the off-season

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Ali Abbas and Sydney FC explore options as case against Brendon Santalab is dismissed

Sasa Ognenovski holds back Ali Abbas during the fiery Sydney derby.

Dominic Bossi Ali Abbas and Sydney FC are exploring the possibility of appealing the Football Federation Australia disciplinary committee decision to dismiss the racial abuse case against Brendon Santalab and have...

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