OFC needs to lift its game to help players

Way back when: Tim Cahill attacks during the OFC Nations Cup against Solomon Islands in 2004.

The tournament which kick-started Tim Cahill's international career kicks off in Port Moresby on Saturday. Australia may longer be part of Oceania, but the region's showpiece event could, and should, still have plenty of relevance. Trouble is, nobody seems to care.

The future starts now for Victory

Victory coach Kevin Muscat.

In the end there was no fairytale ending. Not for Archie Thompson, nor for Melbourne Victory's two other departing internationals, Kiwi Kosta Barbarouses and Frenchman Matthieu Delpierre.