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Live A-League: Western Sydney FC v Sydney FC


Ash Grey Bragging rights will be on the line as NSW rivals Western Sydney FC and Sydney FC clash in a local derby at Parramatta Stadium on Saturday night.


A-League: Sydney FC v Brisbane Roar


Shane Brady Live coverage as Sydney FC host runaway leaders the Brisbane Roar at Allianz Stadium.


Struggles over for Sky Blues, says Del Piero

2013-14 A-League Season Launch. Alessandro Del Piero from Sydney FC. SPORT photo: Marco Del Grande 8 October, 2013

Dominic Bossi Never Again. With those two words, Alessandro Del Piero pledged that Sydney FC would finally return to the summit of Australian football after spending the past three seasons in the doldrums of the...

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We will be No.1, declares David Gallop on eve of new A-League season

FFA head David Gallop gives a presser over the alleged match fixing envolving victorian soccer team Southern Stars
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Sunday september 15 2013

Sebastian Hassett Football Federation Australia chief executive David Gallop used Tuesday's A-League launch to make the boldest statement of his reign, declaring football will one day become Australia's national sport.


Ange Postecoglou firms for Socceroos hot seat

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 10:  Coach Ange Postecoglou looks ahead during a Melbourne Victory A-League training session at Gosch's Paddock on October 10, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Michael Dodge/Getty Images)

Dominic Bossi Football Federation Australia is set to reject the lure of a big-name foreigner and appoint an Australian as the new Socceroos coach, with Melbourne Victory boss Ange Postecoglou emerging as the...

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With this team in tatters, it's time FFA bosses took blame for the mess

Michael Lynch Australia surely must have run out of sackcloth and ashes.


Farina targets Victory after three defeats in succession

 Frank Farina

Sebastian Hassett Sydney FC’s crunch match against arch rivals Melbourne Victory this Saturday night looms as the final straw for under-fire coach Frank Farina.

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Live A-League coverage: Melbourne Heart v Sydney FC

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Teo Pellizzeri The situation is getting desperate for winless Melbourne Heart. They are lodged at the bottom of the A-League ladder with just two points from five matches. On Friday night they host Sydney FC.

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Corica takes the reins as Sydney start hunt for new coach

Steve Corica

Dominic Bossi SYDNEY FC might appear as a club in crisis but captain Terry McFlynn believes there is still plenty of time for a new coach to save their season.


Farina's fresh start offers a chance to step in for McFlynn

Frank Farina

Sebastian Hassett SYDNEY FC have opted for a fresh start under new coach Frank Farina, and club captain Terry McFlynn is hopeful the new boss will give him a reprieve as he fights to keep his place in the starting...


Gritty Griffiths adds swagger, strikepower to Sydney FC

A-League club Sydney Fc announce their newest signing Joel Griffiths at a press conference today before this weekends Sydney derby against the Western Sydney Wanderers.
Photography Brendan Esposito

Sebastian Hassett WITH his upturned collar, striking black ankle boots, crystal-white watch and unmistakeable swagger, you'd swear Dwight Yorke was back at Sydney FC.

Farina fires a warning to struggling stars

Frank Farina

Robert Dillon SYDNEY FC coach Frank Farina has warned that some of his players are running out of chances to prove they are worthy of selection following the 2-1 loss to the Newcastle Jets at Hunter Stadium on...


Rogic sees red as FC strike late in boilover

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 27:  Sydney FC and Central Coast Mariners players jostle after a strong challenge between Rhyan Grant of Sydney and Tom Rogic of the Mariners during the round 13 A-League match between Sydney FC and the Central Coast Mariners at Allianz Stadium on December 27, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

Angela Habashy Canberra junior Tomas Rogic was sent off as a resurgent Sydney FC stunned A-League leaders Central Coast 1-0 at Allianz Stadium on Thursday night.


Sydney FC's marquee man needs protection

Del Piero

SYDNEY FC drawcard Alessandro Del Piero needs better protection from referees or he will continue to miss A-League games, his coach Frank Farina says.


Injuries force Farina's hand: 16-year-old set for senior duty

New signing Joel Griffiths wit Sydney FC Coach Frank Farina at the press conference to announce his joining Sydney FC one day before the clubs sydney derby against the Western Sydney Wanderers.Photography brendan Espositosmh,14th December,2012

Dominic Bossi SYDNEY FC coach Frank Farina is set to hand 16-year-old defender Aaron Calver his first A-League start after the club's injury crisis further depleted their back line.

Window pain: Farina's riled by long wait for Griffiths

Joel Griffiths

Sebastian Hassett SYDNEY FC coach Frank Farina has added his voice to the growing concern over the timing of the A-League transfer window, declaring it to be ''almost a restraint of trade''.

Abbas rues bust-up with Del Piero

Alessandro Del Piero speaks with Sydney FC coach Frank Farina.

Sebastian Hassett Sky Blues midfielder plays down public spat with Italian legend.


Mariner Rogic set for move to Celtic

Tomas Rogic

Dominic Bossi The brightest young talent in Australian football, Tom Rogic, may never play in the A-League again.

Caravella looks for new home after early release from Reds

Zenon Caravella

Dominic Bossi ADELAIDE United have released attacking midfielder Zenon Caravella from the final six months of his contract to pursue his career elsewhere.


Sydney left to sweat over Griffiths and Grant niggles

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 19:  Alessandro Del Piero of Sydney FC celebrates with teammates Joel Griffiths, Ali Abbas and Brett Emerton after scoring a goal during the round 17 A-League match between Sydney FC and the Wellington Phoenix at Allianz Stadium on January 19, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Sebastian Hassett SYDNEY FC striker Joel Griffiths is touch and go for Saturday night's sold-out Australia Day clash against Melbourne Victory as he tries to recover from a hip-flexor injury.