Category Archives: Soccer

Socceroos Scrape Into Asian Cup Quaters

Graham Arnold entered the quarter final clash between Australia and Uzbekistan seemingly with the Uzbek gameplan wired into his brain. “We know more about the opposition than we know about our own team” he said when questioned about the revelations of Leeds United manager Marco Bielsa’s ‘spying’ and on his own preparation going into matches as Australia’s head coach. His

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Western Melbourne, Macarthur South-West Sydney set to join A-League

A lengthy bid process dogged by an FFA board change and multiple delays has finally ended as Australia’s footballing body announced that the Western Melbourne Group (WMG) and Macarthur South-West Sydney will receive the next two A-League licenses. The potential for growth was cited as the biggest reason why both bids were successful. FFA chairman Chris Nikou said that “one

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Move for Usain by no means insane

The proposal of a big-money-move for Usain Bolt to join the Central Coast Mariners has been met by huge levels of antagonism from Australian football fans. Many have criticised the decision for the club to give him a trial, saying that the move is unnecessary and infeasible for the A-League – a competition struggling financially and lacking genuine quality. This

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