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Wellington's star striker out

Wellington's star striker out

Wellington Phoenix have lost their star English striker Gary Hooper for their final regular-season game against Newcastle Jets with a hamstring injury. 12 Aug 2020
'A crazy rollercoaster': This week's biggest AFLW talking points

'A crazy rollercoaster': This week's biggest AFLW talking points

After a turbulent week for Aussie football, the big questions have finally been answered. 19 Mar 2020
Confidence players prove the W-League is definitely not decided yet

Confidence players prove the W-League is definitely not decided yet

You never know what's going to happen in the W-League and Melbourne Victory's 3-1 demolition of Sydney FC shows that the finals series is going to be a cracker. 29 Feb 2020
'No team': City face mass international exodus before finals

'No team': City face mass international exodus before finals

Melbourne City have just three days to savour an incredible undefeated Premiership title, as the club is set for a difficult finals period. 20 Feb 2020
Preview: Sydney Roosters vs Melbourne Storm

Preview: Sydney Roosters vs Melbourne Storm

This is more then just a Preliminary Final, it’s a fierce battle between the two best teams in world Rugby League and an epic replay of last campaign’s Grand Final. 27 Sep 2019
Rudan: 'No one's giving us the slightest chance'

Rudan: 'No one's giving us the slightest chance'

Mark Rudan is galvanising his Wellington Phoenix squad before they take on reigning champions Melbourne Victory in Friday night's elimination final. 1 May 2019
Finals shake-up as Perth thump Nix

Finals shake-up as Perth thump Nix

The prospect of a Melbourne Derby elimination final was squashed by a rampant Perth Glory tonight after they smashed Wellington Phoenix 5-0 at HBF Park. 28 Apr 2019
A-League mind games: Sydney FC’s message to Victory

A-League mind games: Sydney FC’s message to Victory

Sydney FC coach Steve Corica has sent Melbourne Victory a blunt message: you cannot afford to stumble in Adelaide tonight. 19 Apr 2019
NRL force FFA out of Finals venue

NRL force FFA out of Finals venue

Football Federation Australia are trying to line up an alternative home stadium for Brisbane Roar after the NRL block-booked Suncorp Stadium in the middle of the A-League Finals. 25 Oct 2018
Giggles before game face for Hawks

Giggles before game face for Hawks

It was a light-hearted training session for the Hawks ahead of the serious business of tomorrow's finals clash with Melbourne at the MCG. Pics by Getty Images. 13 Sep 2018
Price freeze on finals tickets vow

Price freeze on finals tickets vow

The AFL has today promised a price freeze of the national entry level ticket for every week of the 2018 AFL Finals Series, including the Grand Final, but with a slight increase for other seats. 9 Aug 2018
FFA launching widespread A-League review

FFA launching widespread A-League review

FFA plan to review the A-League's format, rules and more at the end of this season. 3 May 2018
Arnold: We're still the greatest A-League team ever

Arnold: We're still the greatest A-League team ever

The Socceroos coach-in-waiting leaves Sydney after a devastating loss, but insists he remains "very proud of the job that I've done." 28 Apr 2018
Antonis: "It's an unbelievable feeling"

Antonis: "It's an unbelievable feeling"

It was scrappy, sloppy, surprising and soaking wet. But ultimately, a fitting end to a sensational A-League finals series. 28 Apr 2018
"We're never going to see a goal like that again"

"We're never going to see a goal like that again"

We hope you were paying attention, because you may never see anything like it again. 27 Apr 2018
Newcastle Jets vs Melbourne City player ratings

Newcastle Jets vs Melbourne City player ratings

There's not a rating high enough for what we saw at McDonald Jones Stadium. The Novocastrian fairytale rolls on, Newcastle prevailing 2-1 in front a rapturous home crowd. 27 Apr 2018
Big Game Bes staring down yet another record

Big Game Bes staring down yet another record

He's already the highest goalscorer in A-League history, but there's one more record in Besart Berisha's sights... 26 Apr 2018
A whole new ballgame: E-League ratings trumping the A-League

A whole new ballgame: E-League ratings trumping the A-League

When you think of professional gamers, you might think of South-Koreans in darkened rooms, chugging Red Bull and tapping ferociously at keyboards. 25 Apr 2018
Zullo: "We win every time we play Victory"

Zullo: "We win every time we play Victory"

Sydney FC left-back Michael Zullo isn't short of confidence. In fact, he's pretty much rubbing the Big V's face in it. 24 Apr 2018
Arzani: "We can actually do something this year"

Arzani: "We can actually do something this year"

Daniel Arzani is getting excited for his first A-League finals campaign, fresh from picking up the Member's Player of the Year award at Melbourne City. 19 Apr 2018
Santalab: We never got going after Popa

Santalab: We never got going after Popa

A dejected Brendan Santalab conceded Western Sydney never bounced back from the shock departure of inaugural coach Tony Popovic a week out from the start of the season. 15 Apr 2018