Dominic Bossi

Dominic Bossi

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

Seb Ryall targets Socceroos call-up after reaching A-League milestone

Dominic Bossi Sydney FC defender Seb Ryall will reach a career milestone on Sunday when he plays Wellington Phoenix in his 150th A-League game and says his next goal is to make his international debut. 

Wellington Phoenix's success is their best case for A-League survival

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 05:  Ernie Merrick of the Phoenix speaks to media during a press conference after the FFA Cup match between Adelaide United and Wellington Phoenix at Marden Sports Complex on August 5, 2014 in Adelaide, Australia.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

Dominic Bossi It was just four minutes into Wellington Phoenix's round five match against Perth Glory last season when Ernie Merrick thought he was on to something special.

Sydney FC relishing prospect of facing depleted Wellington Phoenix

Stepping up: Shane Smeltz.

Dominic Bossi The timing of Sydney FC's crucial clash against league leaders Wellington Phoenix could not be any better for the harbour city club who are relishing the prospect of facing the New Zealand club while...

12-year-old Claire Falls leading fight for disability inclusion in football

Making a difference: Claire Falls, 12, has played a major role in helping the Pararoos.

Dominic Bossi Claire Falls doesn't see the world the way others do. A soccer ball appears as a circle, while most see it as a sphere.

Western Sydney Wanderers coach Tony Popovic blasts FFA over Socceroo call-up for injured Tomi Juric

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Dominic Bossi Western Sydney Wanderers coach Tony Popovic was left dismayed and baffled after the Socceroos went against the wishes of his club's medical staff and included Tomi Juric in their squad to travel to...

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Ange Postecoglou picks Tomi Juric for Socceroos despite Tony Popovic's misgivings

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Dominic Bossi Ange Postecoglou has gambled on the fitness of striker Tomi Juric for Thursday's friendly against Germany despite club coach, Tony Popovic, raising concerns over a groin injury.

Central Coast Mariners ready to put future in Gosford for next three years

Stability: The Mariners will play the vast majority of their home games in Gosford.

Dominic Bossi Central Coast Mariners are close to committing their future to Gosford by negotiating an agreement to play all but two games a season at Central Coast Stadium for the next three years.

Western Sydney Wanderers edge closer to A-League wooden spoon after losing to Newcastle Jets

Learning curve: Steve Kuzmanovski of the Wanderers on the burst.

Dominic Bossi Western Sydney Wanderers are a step closer to being branded with the A-League wooden spoon after slumping to a home defeat to Newcastle Jets that leaves the struggling giants bottom of the table.

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The Lowdown: Western Sydney Wanderers v Newcastle Jets

One to watch: The Wanderers' Nikolai Topor-Stanley.

Dominic Bossi Western Sydney Wanderers v Newcastle Jets. 

Sydney FC defender Alex Gersbach becoming the long-term solution at left back

Long-term vision: Defender Alex Gersbach is keen to nail down a permanent starting spot at Sydney FC.

Dominic Bossi "A few drinks and then probably head to a nightclub in Cronulla," that's how Alex Gersbach's friends will be spending this Friday night.

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The Lowdown: Sydney FC v Melbourne City

Dominic Bossi Sydney FC have enjoyed a resurgence recently while Melbourne City coach John Van't Schip is under the pump with his team in danger of missing the finals.

Channel Seven confirms interest in broadcasting A-League and Socceroos

Looking ahead: The A-League is set to be bundled to a yet-to-be determined extent with Socceroos' international fixtures

Dominic Bossi Channel Seven have indicated their interest in purchasing the TV rights for Australian soccer.

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Wanderers coach Tony Popovic blames schedule and squad size for A-League form

Hard road: Wanderers coach Tony Popovcic said the volume of matches has proven too much.

Dominic Bossi Western Sydney Wanderers coach Tony Popovic says injuries, scheduling and squad size are to blame for his club's horrendous A-League form that leaves them joint last after 20 games.

Graham Arnold says there is more to Sydney FC than just Marc Janko's goals

Dominic Bossi Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold says there is more to his side's performances than the scoring feats of Marc Janko, who scored a hat-trick in Sydney's 5-4 win over Brisbane Roar to become the club's...

Marc Janko scores hat-trick as Sydney FC beat Brisbane Roar in nine-goal thriller

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 15:  Marc Janko of Sydney FC celebrates after scoring his teams second goal during the round 21 A-League match between Sydney FC and Brisbane Roar at Allianz Stadium on March 15, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Dominic Bossi Sydney FC marquee striker Marc Janko has forced the issue of a contract renewal on the club by scoring a hat-trick in a dramatic victory over Brisbane Roar.

Composed Sydney FC walks the talk in pursuit of A-League title

Building together: Marc Janko and Graham Arnold.

Dominic Bossi There's a bond within the football department that hasn't existed for some time at Sydney FC, a sense of unity and openness that is shared on the field and extends to includes their partners and...

NSW Premier League clubs on warpath with FFA over youth development

Tiers: Young Luke Casserly challenges for the ball when playing for Northern Spirit.

Dominic Bossi NSW National Premier League clubs are on a warpath with Football Federation of Australia after plans to homogenise two tiers of youth football sparked a bitter feud and a boycott of a high-profile...

White Hart Lane to be rekindled at ANZ Stadium for Sydney FC's friendly with Tottenham Hotspur

Heading Down Under: Harry Kane.

Dominic Bossi There will be a touch of White Hart Lane in Sydney May when Tottenham Hotspur play Sydney FC in a friendly match at ANZ Stadium that will transform its southern end into that of the London club.

Marc Janko gives biggest hint yet that he will stay with Sydney FC

Keen to stay blue: Sydney FC striker Marc Janko on Wednesday.

Dominic Bossi Marc Janko will put his future in the hands of Sydney FC who are yet to offer him a deal by publicly stating his desire is to remain at the A-League club for another year in favour of returning to...

Ange Postecoglou names uncapped trio of Luke DeVere, Chris Ikonomidis and Tarek Elrich for Socceroos' friendlies with Germany and Macedonia

Rewarded: Tarek Elrich has been named in the squad for the upcoming friendlies.

Dominic Bossi Three uncapped players could be in line to make their international debut against world champions Germany after Ange Postecoglou announced his squad for the upcoming friendlies in Europe.