Dominic Bossi

Dominic Bossi

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

Western Sydney Wanderers hit with fine and suspended points penalty over crowd misconduct

Dominic Bossi The poor behaviour of Western Sydney Wanderers' supporters has cost their club $50,000 and a suspended three point penalty after the Football Federation of Australia found the league leaders guilty...

Western Sydney Wanderers face stripping of A-League points due to fan behaviour

Wanderers fans during the round 18 A-League match between the Melbourne Victory and Western Sydney in Melbourne on Saturday.

Dominic Bossi Western Sydney Wanderers could be stripped of competition points due to the poor behaviour of a number of supporters who ignited flares and rail detonators during Saturday's draw with Melbourne...

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Big spending Chinese football clubs could weaken next generation of Socceroos

Taking the money: Trent Sainsbury signed a lucrative deal to play in China. Picture: Ryan Osland

Dominic Bossi "Australian players have won the lottery" but is there a hidden cost to signing with the new cashed-up giants of China?

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Socceroos 2018 World Cup hopes suffer blow after slide in FIFA world rankings

Dominic Bossi A horror draw in the next stage of qualifiers awaits the Socceroos after their slide down the FIFA world rankings.

Western Sydney Wanderers marquee Federico Piovaccari must fight to earn place in A-League squad

Under-performer: Import Frederico Piovaccari is on the outer at the Wanderers.

Dominic Bossi Struggling Italian marquee Federico Piovaccari faces an uphill battle to win back a place in the Wanderers match day squad

Western Sydney Wanderers marquee Federico Piovaccari may have played last A-League game

Dominic Bossi The Wanderers' $750,000 striker will watch Saturday's game from the couch after being cut from the squad again.

Matildas to receive equal travel standards as Socceroos but only for the World Cup

Australia's Kyah Simon.

Dominic Bossi and Chris Barrett The Matildas will be afforded the same high standards of travel and accommodation regularly enjoyed by the men, but only once every four years.

Jackson Martinez to face Sydney FC after $65 million move to Guangzhou Evergrande

Windfall: Jackson Martinez is headed east.

Dominic Bossi Chinese football's shopping spree reached a new record after Guangzhou Evergrande paid $65 million for Jackson Martinez, who will play Sydney FC in March.

Newcastle Jets wants Andrew Hoole in exchange for David Carney to Sydney FC

Dominic Bossi Andrew Hoole is set to be key to whether David Carney joins Sydney FC after the Newcastle Jets agreed to release their star playmaker to the Sky Blues only in exchange for the young forward.

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Why funding for Matildas and W-League must be increased

Dominic Bossi Money doesn't buy you happiness but when it comes to women's football, it comes pretty damn close.

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Is the Bling dead? How Sydney FC's finances changed the club's culture

Sydney FC's former star import Alessandro Del Piero in action in 2014.

Dominic Bossi After 11 years of star-studded lineups at Moore Park, Sydney FC might finally be putting paid to their image as the A-League's glamour club. 

Former Liverpool star Luis Garcia vows to repay Central Coast Mariners' faith

Luis Garcia at Sydney Airport on Thursday.

Dominic Bossi Luis Garcia has vowed to repay the faith of the Central Coast Mariners after the A-League club gave him a chance to resume his playing career after a year's hiatus.

Socceroos defender Alex Wilkinson open to A-League return

Socceroos defender Alex Wilkinson.

Dominic Bossi Socceroos defender Alex Wilkinson is open to a return to the A-League and rejoining former club Central Coast Mariners now he is a free agent after leaving Korean club Joenbuk. 

Sydney FC make bid to sign former star David Carney from Newcastle Jets

David Carney

Dominic Bossi After a nine-year jaunt that's taken him to Britain, the Netherlands, the US and Uzbekistan, David Carney could finally be coming home to Moore Park.

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Former Liverpool star Luis Garcia to make debut for Mariners on Saturday

Luis Garcia.

Dominic Bossi Luis Garcia might still be overcoming his jet lag but the Mariners say he will make his debut against Western Sydney Wanderers on Saturday.

Western Sydney Wanderers request safe standing for RBB in new stadium submission

Flare is lit amongst the RBB during Western Sydney Wanderers and Perth Glory match at Pirtek Stadium

Dominic Bossi Like the Westfalen in Dortmund, La Bombonera in Buenos Aires, the new 30,000 seated stadium in Parramatta could be tailored for active supporters.

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Sydney FC welcome FFA's extension of Wellington Phoenix A-League licence

Glad to have them: Sydney FC chairman Scott Barlow is glad the Wellington Phoenix wil remain in the A-League.

Dominic Bossi Sydney FC's chairman  praised the FFA's decision to retain Wellington Phoenix in the A-League and withdraw their immediate interest in establishing a team in Sydney's southern suburbs.

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Sydney FC developing a hoodoo over Western Sydney Wanderers in A-League Derby

Who run's this town?: Sydney FC players celebrate with fans after winning the Sydney Derby.

Dominic Bossi Six games undefeated, five of those wins and Sydney FC are starting to put a spell over their rivals

Third Sydney A-League team ruled out as Wellington Phoenix gain licence renewal

Staying put: Wellington fans will continue to have a team to cheer for.

Dominic Bossi An A-League team to be based in Sydney's southern suburbs will not enter the A-League for another four seasons after Wellington Phoenix agreed terms to a four-year licence extension with...

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Shane Smeltz denies Sydney FC were lucky in A-League derby win over Western Sydney Wanderers

One to remember: Shane Smeltz laps up the appreciation after scoring the winning goal.

Dominic Bossi Call it a Herculean defensive effort, call it a smash-and-grab victory, but do not call Sydney FC's derby win lucky, says Shane Smeltz.