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Canberra reps on path to youth league


Fleta Page Canberra’s local football talent continues to be recognised, with two players from the Capital Football representative Under-20 side trialling with Sydney FC Youth team this week.


Western Sydney Wanderers return full of belief for Asian Champions League showdown

Grand plans: Wanderers coach Tony Popovic.

Tom Decent Western Sydney Wanderers coach Tony Popovic says his players will be riding a wave of confidence after two successful A-League seasons heading into their do-or-die Asian Champions League...


A-League All Stars name six players for clash with Juventus

Central Coast Mariners defenders Josh Rose and Storm Roux, Sydney FC duo Sasa Ognenovski and Ali Abbas, and Western Sydney Wanderers' Matthew Spiranovic and Tomi Juric have been named as the first...


Besart Berisha hungry for more A-League titles

New Victory signing Besart Berisha.

He might have left the A-League champions, defeating his new club on the way, but Besart Berisha insists his move to Melbourne Victory is about joining the best.


Coach John van 't Schip says Melbourne City must lift in A-League

Patrick Kisnorbo, Ben Garuccio, Mate Dugandzic, Jonatan Germano, Massimo Murdocca, David Williams, Stefan Mauk and Rob Wielaert pose in the new Melbourne City home and away uniforms

Melbourne City John van 't Schip has warned that his team's lucrative backing must lead to better A League results.


Hyundai A-League 2014-2015 draw

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The fixture for the 2014/15 Hyundai A-League season.


Perth Glory handed friendly finish to A-League season

Perth Glory has been handed a friendly finish to the A-League season.

Brad Elborough Perth Glory has been gifted a friendly finish to its 2014-15 A-League campaign.


FFA to charge A-League clubs $250,000 fee for tours by European giants

Money maker ... Liverpool's Luis Suarez in action against the Melbourne Victory.

John Stensholt Football Federation Australia has attracted the ire of A-League club owners by moving to impose a $250,000 sanction fee on any international friendly matches the clubs organise against famous...


Injury to Wanderers' Nikolai Topor-Stanley pivotal in A-League grand final

Sorely missed: Defender Nikolai Topor-Stanley left the field in the second half after suffering a leg injury.

Sebastian Hassett If big games turn on big moments, then the turning point of Sunday’s A-League grand final occurred when Western Sydney Wanderers’ defender Nikolai Topor-Stanley dived into a tackle midway...

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Western Sydney Wanderers can't dwell on A-League grand final defeat

Western Sydney Wanderers coach Tony Popovic.

Jim Morton It appears the worst scheduling possible but crestfallen Wanderers star Matthew Spiranovic is grateful Western Sydney must immediately get back on the horse in Hiroshima.


Late-arriving Wanderers set the stage for Roar battle in A-League grand final

Not happy: Brisbane coach Mike Mulvey was far from impressed with the Wanderers turning up late to the grand final press conference.

Sebastian Hassett Call it mind games, a pre-emptive strike or just some unfortunate timing, but the Western Sydney Wanderers' late arrival for the pre-match press conference has lit the touchpaper for Sunday's...

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Two good sides with different styles makes for a compelling A-League decider

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Craig Foster Some teams are so close in potential that it becomes very difficult to make predictions, such that we end up sitting on the fence with an almighty paling sticking out of our rear end.


Newcastle's Adam Taggart likely to leave A-League for Europe

Travel plans: Adam Taggart (left) and Josh Brillante at Terrigal Beach.

Dominic Bossi Socceroo Adam Taggart may have already played his last game for Newcastle Jets after revealing he could be headed abroad next season with a potential move to Europe on the cards.

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Former Socceroos star Carl Valeri considers stint in A-League

David Polkinghorne Will Canberra's Carl Valeri return to Australia to play in the A-League?


Newcastle Jets target Graham Arnold as new A-League coach

Graham Arnold

James Gardiner Jets management met with Graham Arnold in Newcastle yesterday, in a clear sign that the former Socceroos mentor is their prime target to coach the A-League club next season.


A-League finals schedule 'absolutely ludicrous', says Central Coast Mariners owner

Jet-lagged: Central Coast Mariners will play their semi-final against Western Sydney barely 24 hours after they return from ACL duty in Japan.

Sebastian Hassett Central Coast Mariners owner Mike Charlesworth has labelled Football Federation Australia’s decision to schedule his club's semi-final against Western Sydney Wanderers less than three days after a...

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Berisha fires up Roar for A-League semi-final

No shrinking violet: Besart Berisha.

Being the runaway A-League ladder leader was ''boring'', according to Brisbane playmaker Thomas Broich.


A-League finalists mirror the mentality of clubs playing on grander stages

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Craig Foster The A-League semi-finalists are - or were after Saturday night's match - broadly similar to the UEFA Champions League, philosophically speaking.

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Time is right for a third Sydney A-League team

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Michael Cockerill Is there now room for a third team in Sydney? Yes.To understand, and appreciate, what you've got you need to know where you've come from.

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Brisbane Roar hope fortune favours the brave in A-League grand final

Jim Morton Fortune favoured them in their semi-final and Brisbane Roar will again be "brave" in Sunday's A-League decider against Western Sydney Wanderers.