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2020 July
  • Fri, Jul 10, 2020
    The A-League's operations team is working on a revised fixture list as its three Melbourne clubs prepare to travel to Sydney on Saturday morning.
  • Fri, Jul 10, 2020
    Ulises Davila feels assured his wife and three-month-old baby are safe in COVID-19 hotbed Mexico after re-joining his Phoenix teammates for the A-League.
  • Thu, Jul 09, 2020
    Former Matilda Kate Gill and ex-A-League player Beau Busch have been named as co-CEOs of Australia's Professional Footballers' Association.
  • Thu, Jul 09, 2020
    The A-League restart will go ahead as planned with three clubs stranded in coronavirus-hit Victoria granted government exemptions to travel to NSW.
  • Wed, Jul 08, 2020
    Professional Footballers Australia has slammed the A-League over the failure of Melbourne's three A-League teams to leave Victoria for a second consecutive day.
  • Tue, Jul 07, 2020
    Melbourne's A-League teams have failed to depart for Canberra for the second consecutive night, this time opting not to fly due to ACT quarantine rules.
  • Fri, Jul 03, 2020
    Western United have received a boost ahead of the A-League season restart with captain Alessandro Diamanti signing a two-year contract extension.
  • Fri, Jul 03, 2020
    Three Sydney bubbles became one on Friday when Wellington Phoenix trained as a full squad after undergoing quarantine ahead of the A-League season.
  • Thu, Jul 02, 2020
    The prospect of the 2019-20 A-League season being completed almost exclusively in a NSW hub, appears inevitable with Victoria's COVID-19 crisis deepening.
  • Thu, Jul 02, 2020
    Steph Catley is the latest Matilda to move to England, joining teammate Caitlin Foord at English soccer powerhouse Arsenal.
  • Thu, Jul 02, 2020
    Wellington Phoenix will emerge from their Sydney quarantine still convinced they can mount a compelling A-League title bid.
  • Thu, Jul 02, 2020
    FFA chief executive James Johnson say there is an opportunity to build a strong domestic transfer system, as part of a new blueprint for Australian football.
  • Thu, Jul 02, 2020
    Western Sydney Wanderers have added goalkeeper Tristan Prendergast to their roster after Swiss star Daniel Lopar returned home for personal reasons.
  • Wed, Jul 01, 2020
    Melbourne Victory's Tim Hoogland says he's fit and firing for the A-League season return but has his hesitations about the prospect of heading into a NSW hub.
  • Wed, Jul 01, 2020
    Australia and New Zealand will host the 2023 Women's World Cup and Ange Postecoglou hopes it will result in a concrete legacy for Australian football.
2020 June
  • Tue, Jun 30, 2020
    Robbie Fowler's exit as Brisbane Roar coach is further indication the A-League has entered a reset mode in the opinion of Newcastle Jets boss Carl Robinson.
  • Tue, Jun 30, 2020
    Newcastle Jets coach Carl Robinson admits preparing his team for their remaining matches of the A-League season from a hotel room in Sydney isn't ideal.
  • Tue, Jun 30, 2020
    Matildas defender Clare Polkinghorne, 31, is in no rush to hang up her boots, especially with the prospect of a home World Cup in 2023 to look forward to.
  • Tue, Jun 30, 2020
    Australia's professional footballer's union is on the hunt for a new CEO with John Didulica confirming he's leaving the job.
  • Mon, Jun 29, 2020
    The list of Brisbane Roar head coaches after the A-League club confirmed it had severed ties with Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler on Monday.
  • Mon, Jun 29, 2020
    Matildas stalwart Clare Polkinghorne believes locking in Ante Milicic or a replacement coach is vital in the build-up to the 2023 World Cup at home.
  • Mon, Jun 29, 2020
    Brisbane Roar will seek to hire an Australian coach after confirming Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler's time at the A-League club was over.
  • Fri, Jun 26, 2020
    Relief was the overwhelming feeling as Australia and New Zealand clinched hosting rights for the 2023 World Cup, with the hard work yet to come.
  • Fri, Jun 26, 2020
    Australia and New Zealand will combine to host the 2023 Women's World Cup after a FIFA Council vote on Friday awarded them the tournament.
  • Fri, Jun 26, 2020
    FFA chief executive James Johnson says a decision by the English FA to vote against the trans-Tasman Women's World Cup bid is a sign of disrespect.
  • Fri, Jun 26, 2020
    Newcastle coach Carl Robinson's return to Australia ahead of the A-League resumption has been confirmed, but star import Wes Hoolahan won't be back this season.
  • Fri, Jun 26, 2020
    Matildas captain Sam Kerr says Australia's successful bid to co-host the 2023 FIFA World Cup is a landmark moment for the game in her home nation.
  • Fri, Jun 26, 2020
    After Australia and New Zealand secured the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup, ensuring the long-term health and competitiveness of the W-League shapes as a priority.
  • Fri, Jun 26, 2020
    He's been in the job for less than 12 months but FFA chief executive James Johnson has already seemingly cemented his long-term legacy to Australian football.
  • Fri, Jun 26, 2020
    New Zealand needs a professional women's team more than ever according to Football Ferns great Annalie Longo after their 2023 World Cup co-hosting triumph.
  • Thu, Jun 25, 2020
    Perth Glory defenders Kim Soo-Beom and Gregory Wuthrich have decided not to return to the A-League club, while the future of Joel Chianese is up in the air.
  • Thu, Jun 25, 2020
    Australia and New Zealand's joint Women's World Cup bid team are pulling out all the stops ahead of the FIFA Council's decision on the 2023 tournament host.
  • Wed, Jun 24, 2020
    The joint Trans-Tasman bid to host the 2023 Women's World Cup is favoured to get the nod when the hosting decision by FIFA is made this week.
  • Wed, Jun 24, 2020
    The joint bid of Australia and New Zealand is one of just two left in the running to host the 2023 Women's World Cup, with FIFA to make announcement on Friday.
  • Tue, Jun 23, 2020
    Before FIFA's decision on the 2023 Women's World Cup host, Scott Morrison and Jacinda Ardern have pledged their support for the Australia-New Zealand bid.
  • Tue, Jun 23, 2020
    Matildas star Emily van Egmond will not be involved in the NWSL Challenge Cup in the US after her club Orlando Pride withdrew due to positive COVID-19 tests.
  • Tue, Jun 23, 2020
    New Zealand's status as a leading light for women's sport will be reinforced if they and Australia win co-hosting rights for the next FIFA Women's World Cup.
  • Mon, Jun 22, 2020
    The A-League's partial shift into the winter months next season is an intriguing opportunity for Central Coast Mariners chief executive Shaun Mielekamp.
  • Mon, Jun 22, 2020
    Australia and New Zealand's bid to host the 2023 Women's World Cup has received a boost after rivals Japan withdrew from contention and pledged their support.
  • Mon, Jun 22, 2020
    Ahead of FIFA's decision on the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup, Emily van Egmond says co-hosting the tournament would be huge for Australian football.
  • Sun, Jun 21, 2020
    Brisbane Roar coach Robbie Fowler says his situation is a "little bit of a nightmare" as he remains uncertain about when he'll return to the A-League club.
  • Fri, Jun 19, 2020
    The FFA and Fox Sports have struck a revised broadcast agreement, allowing the pay TV operator to broadcast the remainder of the 2019-20 A-League season.
  • Fri, Jun 19, 2020
    Perth Glory will have to play their remaining six regular-season fixtures on the road, but coach Tony Popovic won't use that as an excuse for poor performances.
  • Fri, Jun 19, 2020
    Melbourne City coach Erick Mombaerts is worried there could be a number of injuries when the A-League returns but says his side is in good health.
  • Thu, Jun 18, 2020
    Adelaide United defender Michael Maria won't play in the A-League when it resumes after he returned home to The Netherlands during the COVID-19 season shutdown.
  • Thu, Jun 18, 2020
    Fox Sports has confirmed for the first time it is reviewing its coverage of Australian football as discussions over the broadcasting of the A-League continue.
  • Thu, Jun 18, 2020
    Perth Glory needed an advance payment from FFA to pay the leave owed to players and staff, but chief executive Tony Pignata says it's not a big deal.
  • Thu, Jun 18, 2020
    Western Sydney's interim boss Jean-Paul de Marigny says he didn't have to talk Swiss star Pirmin Schwegler into returning for the rest of the A-League season.
  • Wed, Jun 17, 2020
    There is anxiety among the A-League players as the competition eyes a season restart without a revised broadcast deal, PFA president Alex Wilkinson says.
  • Wed, Jun 17, 2020
    Melbourne City's Josh Brillante says avoiding a NSW hub and playing their remaining three A-League games in the Victorian capital would be massive.
  • Wed, Jun 17, 2020
    Wellington players Tim Payne and Oli Sail have copped four-game suspensions for their late-night drunken golf buggy drive during the team's Sydney isolation.
  • Wed, Jun 17, 2020
    Bound for two weeks in quarantine, returning Sydney FC defender Ryan McGowan will have no excuses for losing fitness if the A-League leaders have their way.
  • Tue, Jun 16, 2020
    Melbourne Victory interim coach Grant Brebner hasn't applied to take on the job permanently, but he's keen to make an impact at the A-League club.
  • Mon, Jun 15, 2020
    Matilda Emma Checker is set to become the latest Australian player to head to Europe, signing a deal with French top flight team FC Fleury 91.
  • Mon, Jun 15, 2020
    Wellington Phoenix boss David Dome is frustrated by how long it's taking his side to earn clearance into Australia ahead of next month's A-League restart.
  • Sun, Jun 14, 2020
    Despite being no closer to a revised broadcast agreement, A-League clubs will return to training this week aiming for a July 16 restart to the competition.
  • Sun, Jun 14, 2020
    The FFA is pushing ahead with plans to resume the 2019-20 A-League season on July 16 despite not having reached a revised agreement with Fox Sports.
  • Thu, Jun 11, 2020
    Melbourne Victory expect to return to training next week and have named Grant Brebner interim coach for the remainder of the 2019-20 A-League season.
  • Thu, Jun 11, 2020
    Wellington Phoenix say the time is right field a team in Australia's W-League to open a professional pathway for Kiwi and Pacific-based players.
  • Tue, Jun 09, 2020
    Australia's bid to co-host the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup has been given a boost after Brazil announced its withdrawal from the bidding process.
  • Tue, Jun 09, 2020
    FFA CEO James Johnson says government support for the Australia-New Zealand joint bid to host the 2023 Women's World Cup is strong despite the COVID-19 crisis.
  • Fri, Jun 05, 2020
    Kevin Muscat has the chance to make his mark in Europe, with the former Melbourne Victory manager appointed head coach of Belgian club Sint-Truiden.
  • Thu, Jun 04, 2020
    Brisbane Roar officials are pushing ahead with plans to have the A-League season finish in a hub in Queensland despite FFA's intention for the hub to be in NSW.
  • Thu, Jun 04, 2020
    Melbourne Victory captain Ola Toivonen has left the struggling A-League giants, with the 33-year-old deciding to return to Europe.
  • Mon, Jun 01, 2020
    Adelaide United captain Michael Jakobsen says a four-week training lead-in to the A-League's resumption may not be long enough to prepare properly.
  • Mon, Jun 01, 2020
    Milos Degenek's return to Red Star Belgrade has led to the Socceroos defender helping them claim the Serbian championship for the third-straight season.
2020 May
  • Sat, May 30, 2020
    Brisbane Roar CEO David Pourre has taken to Facebook to launch at the A-League governing body's decision to finish the season almost exclusively in Sydney.
  • Sat, May 30, 2020
    Interim Melbourne Victory coach Carlos Salvachua will return to Europe, leaving the A-League club searching for a third manager this season.
  • Fri, May 29, 2020
    The Wellington Phoenix plan on having a full-strength squad to see out the A-League season in Australia, if the competition can go ahead.
  • Thu, May 28, 2020
    The FFA, A-League clubs and the PFA have reached an agreement to restart the A-League season in July, pending the approval of broadcaster Fox Sports.
  • Sat, May 23, 2020
    A FFA proposal of cuts of up to 80 per cent to A-League player salaries has prompted the players' union to demand a fairer sharing of the COVID-19 burden.
  • Thu, May 21, 2020
    The remainder of the A-League season increasingly looks set to be completed in a tournament-style format in a hub located in NSW, Victoria or Queensland.
  • Thu, May 21, 2020
    Sam Kerr looks set to win an English Women's Super League medal with Chelsea with the division likely to be decided by weighted points-per-game system.
  • Tue, May 19, 2020
    Socceroos winger Mathew Leckie will seek a move away from Hertha Berlin at the end of the Bundesliga season after being frozen out at the German club.
  • Tue, May 19, 2020
    Adelaide United's football director Bruce Djite says there's growing frustration among players about the lack of clarity surrounding their suspended season.
  • Sun, May 17, 2020
    FFA chief executive James Johnson hopes A-League teams can return to training in June, with the season to be completed by the end of August.
  • Sat, May 16, 2020
    FIFA's ruling council will make a decision on the 2023 Women's World Cup host on June 25, with Australia and New Zealand's joint bid among the four candidates.
  • Fri, May 15, 2020
    Socceroos Mathew Leckie and Brandon Borrello return to action when the Bundesliga kicks off this weekend and will be joined by other Australians in Europe soon.
  • Tue, May 12, 2020
    The EPL could return from June 1, behind closed doors, the UK government has said, in a document outlining the nation's strategy for recovery from Covid-19.
  • Sat, May 09, 2020
    South Korea became the first country to resume live sport on Friday as Jeonbuk Motors beat Suwon Bluewings 1-0 in the K League season opener.
  • Fri, May 08, 2020
    Jeonbuk Motors beat Suwon Bluewings 1-0 as the K League became the first soccer competition to return to action following the coronavirus outbreak
  • Fri, May 08, 2020
    This time last year, Rashid Mahazi was playing in Victoria's second tier football competition. Soon the world will be watching when he plays in the K League.
  • Thu, May 07, 2020
    The football world will be fixated on the K League when it returns on Friday and several Australians are set to take centre stage across the weekend.
  • Wed, May 06, 2020
    Adelaide United football director Bruce Djite has received plenty of early interest from potential candidates to become the next coach of the A-League club.
  • Wed, May 06, 2020
    Sam Kerr says the Olympics postponement means rather than having a break in 2021, the Matildas are set to face four consecutive years of major tournaments.
  • Sun, May 03, 2020
    A Perth-based soccer agent has laid out his vision, unlikely as it may seem, of finishing the English Premier League season in the Western Australian capital.
2020 April
  • Thu, Apr 30, 2020
    Adelaide United chairman Piet van der Pol says the A-League club will look to an Australian as its next coach after the exit of Dutchman Gertjan Verbeek.
  • Thu, Apr 30, 2020
    The FFA has invited players to provide input into the short and long-term future of the A-League after concerns about a lack of clarity from league bosses.
  • Wed, Apr 29, 2020
    Matilda Clare Polkinghorne has her eyes on next year's Tokyo Olympics but is also keen to help drive football's future as part of the FFA's new think tank.
  • Wed, Apr 29, 2020
    Adelaide United and coach Gertjan Verbeek have parted ways, the Dutchman citing uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic which has shut down the A-League.
  • Sun, Apr 26, 2020
    Cutting administration costs, not player wages, should be the priority for a rebooted A-League in the opinion of ex-Socceroos boss Ange Postecoglou.
  • Sun, Apr 26, 2020
    Socceroo Adam Taggart has made a goalscoring return in a pre-season match for Suwon Bluewings as the COVID-19 delayed K-League nears a season start.
  • Fri, Apr 24, 2020
    More than 100 A-League players are out of contract after May 31 but FFA CEO James Johnson says there could be room to extend deals to help complete the season.
  • Fri, Apr 24, 2020
    Sydney FC will decide next week if they can still continue to pay personnel in full or potentially join other A-League clubs in standing employees down.
  • Fri, Apr 24, 2020
    Former Socceroo Tommy Oar admits he does not know if he will play out the 2019-20 A-League season at Central Coast or head straight to new club Macarthur FC.
  • Fri, Apr 24, 2020
    The successful Wellington Phoenix academy has been placed on hiatus while the club's A-League players are bracing for probable pay cuts.
  • Wed, Apr 22, 2020
    Two years after dumping controversial Football Ferns coach Andreas Heraf, New Zealand Football has closed ranks amid another player-led storm.
  • Wed, Apr 22, 2020
    Organisers have been forced to postpone the inaugural Queensland Champions Cup soccer tournament scheduled for July due to coronavirus.
  • Mon, Apr 20, 2020
    Alen Stajcic says now is the perfect time for football in Australia to reset with the code's leaders needing to formulate a plan to lift the ailing code.
  • Mon, Apr 20, 2020
    With the FFA"s update on the status of the suspended A-League season looming, players remain eager to play out the campaign despite multiple challenges.
  • Sun, Apr 19, 2020
    Socceroos legend Mark Viduka has blasted the closure of FFA's AIS facility, saying the program needed to be brought back for the good of Australian soccer.
  • Sat, Apr 18, 2020
    Former Socceroos captain Craig Foster hopes a closer connection between athletes and their communities will become the silver lining of the coronavirus crisis.
  • Fri, Apr 17, 2020
    Wellington A-League striker David Ball is thankful to be safe with his family in New Zealand, having feared they would be forced to return to the UK.
  • Wed, Apr 15, 2020
    Amy Harrison is the latest Australian to seal a move to Europe and hopes her switch to PSV Eindhoven will help her break back into the Matildas.
  • Tue, Apr 14, 2020
    He could have joined family interstate or overseas during the A-League hiatus, but Sydney FC striker Kosta Barbarouses opted to stay put in his new home town.
  • Mon, Apr 13, 2020
    Caitlin Foord has only played two games for Arsenal, due to football's global shutdown, but the club has helped the Matildas ace reignite her love for the game.