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Melbourne City Cruise To 2-0 Victory Over Wellington Phoenix Uncategorized 

Melbourne City Cruise To 2-0 Victory Over Wellington Phoenix

Melbourne City cruised to a 2-0 win over Wellington Phoenix on Friday night at AAMI Park in Melbourne. Having lost seven of their past nine Friday Hyundai A-League matches prior to kick off, including a 3-0 defeat by Sydney at the same venue a week ago, Warren Joyce praised his City players for their improved attitude in training “Intent was actually the word that was used before the game last week, we wanted that in our play, we didn’t have it,” Joyce said. “We haven’t had many bad days in…

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Mulvey Puts Past Results Behind Ahead of Mariners Match Uncategorized 

Mulvey Puts Past Results Behind Ahead of Mariners Match

Central Coast Mariners coach Mike Mulvey wants to put his team’s previous campaigns behind them as they move into the Hyundai 2018/19 season and their first match against Brisbane Roar on Sunday. Having lost their last six matches of the 2017/18 campaign and conceding 20 goals in the process, nobody could be blamed for thinking the Mariners chances of success look grim. But with more than 15 new players at the club, Mulvey wants to put the past results behind them and instil a wave positivity in the revamped club….

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Brendan Hamill Named As Western Sydney Wanderers Captain Uncategorized 

Brendan Hamill Named As Western Sydney Wanderers Captain

Brendan Hamill has been named as Western Sydney Wanderers’ new club captain for the upcoming 2018/19 season. The 25-year-old who was born and bred in Western Sydney first started playing football for his local side Chipping Norton FC, before he broke into the Hyundai A-League with Melbourne City in 2010. Last season, Hamill was named part of the club’s captaincy group alongside veteran Mark Bridge and the now-departed Robbie Cornthwaite. Having featured in 76 matches, scoring six goals during his five seasons at the club, he is now targeting a…

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Usain Bolt Puts A-League Trial On Hold Uncategorized 

Usain Bolt Puts A-League Trial On Hold

Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt has put his Hyundai A-League trial on hold with Central Coast Mariners for a prearranged event in France. The Jamaican who is pursuing his long-held dream of playing professional football has been trialling with the A-League side for 3 weeks, in the hope of securing a professional contract for the 2018-19 A-League campaign. The 32-year-old made his debut for the Mariners at the end of August, coming off the bench for just over 20 minutes against a local amateur side, in front of a crowd…

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Roar Announce ActronAir’s Two-year Deal Uncategorized 

Roar Announce ActronAir’s Two-year Deal

  Brisbane Roar FC have announced the signing of their new two-year-deal with proudly Australian company, ActronAir. The largest locally owned air conditioning manufacturer in Australia, with award winning energy efficiency and performance and have signed with the Roar for the 2018/19 and beyond, to be the club’s new Principal and front-of-shirt partner for the Hyundai A-League team. “As a proudly Australian company that prides ourselves on high quality and consistent performance, the opportunity for ActronAir to partner with one of Queensland’s success stories was too good to pass up,”…

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Bert van Marwijk Disappointed Socceroos Didn’t Take 3 Points Uncategorized 

Bert van Marwijk Disappointed Socceroos Didn’t Take 3 Points

Australia’s World Cup 2018 hopes are still alive after Thursday’s 1-1 draw with Denmark, but the Socceroos coach Bert van Marwijk says he’s disappointed the Socceroos didn’t take all three points against Denmark. The Socceroos fell behind in the 7th minute after Christian Eriksen put Denmark ahead with a well taken strike after from Nicolai Jorgensen’s flick from just inside the penalty area. The Danes dominated the early stage of the game but in the 37th minute Australia were handed a lifeline. Matthew Leckie’s header was blocked by the flailing…

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Socceroos Go Down 2-1 To France In Their World Cup Game Uncategorized 

Socceroos Go Down 2-1 To France In Their World Cup Game

The Socceroos have frustratingly failed to bring away any points from their first game of the World Cup at Russia’s Kazan Arena as they went down 2-1 to France. The opening Group C game involved a controversial video assistant referee (VAR) decision, which was used for the first time in World Cup history. The game opened with France’s Kylian Mbappe, Antoine Griezmann and Paul Pogba all having shots on target within the first five minutes. But the first half turned promising for Australia with the first and only real chance,…

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Bert van Marwijk Says Key To Victory Over France Is To Be ‘Very Well-organised’ Uncategorized 

Bert van Marwijk Says Key To Victory Over France Is To Be ‘Very Well-organised’

As the Socceroos prepare to face a talented French side on Saturday in a must watch match for any Australian, Australia coach Bert van Marwijk says the key to victory over France is to be ‘very well-organised.’ The national team face one of the favourites in their opening match on the world’s biggest sporting stage, ranked almost 30 spots higher than themselves and a team that includes Antoine Griezmann and Paul Pogba considered among the best in the world. But it’s reported that it is the French that are concerned…

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Berisha Besart Helps Melbourne Victory Thrash Central Coast Mariners 5-2 Uncategorized 

Berisha Besart Helps Melbourne Victory Thrash Central Coast Mariners 5-2

Melbourne Victory thrashed Central Coast Mariners 5-2 on Sunday at AAMI Park, with Besart Berisha scoring 3 of the 5 goals. Berisha scored his first hat-trick in 15 months to now boast 11 goals in his last eight games against the Mariners. During the week the 32-year-old Kosovo international had attracted criticism over his poor reaction to being subbed off for Kenny Athiu against Kawasaki Frontale in the Asian Champions League. His response was a perfect hat-trick of left, right and headed efforts and afterwards he told reporters, that he…

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Melbourne City Boss Satisfied With Another Clean Sheet News Uncategorized 

Melbourne City Boss Satisfied With Another Clean Sheet

New Melbourne City boss Warren Joyce has spoke of his satisfaction after his men registered another clean sheet, after beating Brisbane Premier League club Peninsula Power 2-0 in their Westfield FFA Cup match. This was the cup holders second clean sheet and sees them make their way into the last 16 after their victory over the side that plays three tiers below them. Peninsula Power could have gone ahead as early as the 16th minute when striker Charles Mendy got the better of a dozing City defence. But it was…

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