Kevin Muscat

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Kevin Muscat pays tribute to players' self-belief

Victory coach Kevin Muscat and his Sydney FC counterpart Frank Farina shake hands before the A-League elimination final match on Friday.

Michael Lynch For Melbourne Victory boss Kevin Muscat, Gui Finkler's last minute goal to win their elimination final against Sydney FC was a vindication of his squad's self-belief and commitment, never better...

Soccer

All pressure is on Guangzhou Evergrande, says Kevin Muscat

Coach Kevin Muscat during a Melbourne Victory training session at Etihad Stadium on Monday.

Jesse Hogan Melbourne Victory's Kevin Muscat is in the midst of the biggest week of his fledging head-coaching career, but he insists it is big-spending Chinese opponent Guangzhou Evergrande that is facing more...

Soccer

Kevin Muscat hails 'momentous' win over Guangzhou

Guangzhou Evergrande coach Marcello Romeo Lippi (left) watches the game as Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat shouts instructions to his players.

Jesse Hogan Elated Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat has hailed the two-nil defeat of Asian club champion Guangzhou Evergrande on Tuesday night as a momentous achievement for the club - and great preparation...

Next six days will define Victory's season, but Muscat can smile now

Michael Lynch Having seen off a gallant, and rather unlucky, Sydney in the elimination final on Friday night there is little time for the Victory squad to rest on its laurels.

Soccer

Kevin Muscat plugs gaps as Melbourne Victory seeks response to Heart loss

Michael Lynch Every game for Melbourne Victory feels like a cup final at this stage of the campaign.

Soccer

Melbourne Victory defeat is 'gut-wrenching', says Kevin Muscat

Victory coach Kevin Muscat gives instructions to his players.

Michael Lynch Melbourne Victory might have been running on empty as they tried to deny Brisbane Roar the Premiers Plate on Saturday night at Suncorp Stadium.

Soccer

Kevin Muscat's relief at flattering Mariners result

Melbourne Victory.

Michael Lynch Melbourne Victory give themselves clear breathing space on a congested ladder

Football

Victory of sorts as Kevin Muscat's men take breather

Kevin Muscat

Michael Lynch Kevin Muscat was able to breathe a sigh of relief - as well he might - when his Melbourne Victory side managed to grab the three points from Central Coast Mariners on Friday night, giving themselves...

Soccer

Tom Rogic injury: Kevin Muscat optimistic

Tom Rogic.

Victory coach is optimistic Tom Rogic's ankle injury won't present any long-term challenges, despite the Socceroos star hobbling off in his side's 4-3 win over Adelaide.

Soccer

A-League soccer: Melbourne Victory's Kevin Muscat delights in classic win over Adelaide United despite Tom Rogic injury

Tom Rogic.

Michael Lynch Melbourne Victory star midfielder Tom Rogic will miss Wednesday's Asian Champions League match.

Victory players will lift for Melbourne derby, says coach Kevin Muscat

Michael Lynch Melbourne Victory's players might be tired, disappointed and its younger brigade more worldly wise after their Asian Champions League loss to Guangzhou Evergrande on Wednesday night, but none of that...

Soccer

A-League: Melbourne Victory won't rush Tom Rogic, says Kevin Muscat

Greg Buckle Melbourne Victory is considering using kid gloves for playmaker Tom Rogic by starting the 21-year-old on the bench.

Soccer

Mark Bosnich warns Kevin Muscat's job 'on the line'

Post-mortem from Melbourne Victory's worst home loss in A-League delivers brutal verdict.

Soccer

Melbourne Victory's Kevin Muscat faces first real test of credentials

Kevin Muscat.

Michael Lynch Coach's biggest problem is that he hasn't got a player like himself in his squad.

Soccer

Victory coach Kevin Muscat will go on the attack against Perth

Melbourne coach Kevin Muscat.

Michael Lynch Kevin Muscat, who is under intense pressure in his coaching career, will resist playing it safe.

Soccer

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat pleased with a draw against Perth Glory

Tom Rogic

Michael Lynch It was always going to be a trip in which the result would be more important than the performance.

Soccer

Victory coach Kevin Muscat considers rushing back Mark Milligan

Mark Milligan.

Michael Lynch Kevin Muscat weighing up whether to risk rushing back his captain for clash with Mariners.

Soccer

Melbourne Victory's Kevin Muscat tells players to tighten defence

Kevin Muscat of Melbourne

Michael Lynch Kevin Muscat took no prisoners as a player, and things look to be no different as a coach.

Soccer

Melbourne Victory boss Kevin Muscat searches for an assistant coach

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat watches Mark Milligan during training.

Michael Lynch Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat has confirmed he is looking for a senior assistant coach.

Soccer

Victory v Mariners in the clash of the fresh coaches: Kevin Muscat, Phil Moss

Jason Geria of the Victory

Michael Lynch When the Mariners and Victory clash on Friday, there will be two entirely fresh faces on the bench: Kevin Muscat leading Victory and Phil Moss helming the Mariners.