The King is dead…
Edson Arantes do Nascimento anointed as simply, Pele, the legendary Brazilian football (soccer) player who rose from poverty to become the King of Football, died December 29, 2022, at 82. …
A League’s decision to hold all grand finals in Sydney divides the football community
Just one week after the great result by our Socceroos in the Qatar World Cup in reaching the Second Round, Australian Football missed the excellent opportunity to maintain the positive …
Graham Arnold restored the Australian football DNA
Australia achieved the honourable loss we were looking for against Argentina and the genius of Lionel Messi. The 2-1 score line does not detail all the chances, twists and turns, …
Arnold and the Socceroos confound the critics
I was in transit to Los Angeles when that moment – that will long live in Australian football history – was created by Graham Arnold and his team. Mathew Leckie’s …
The Socceroos’ huge victory was needed
Any World Cup needs its stars to fire, especially Qatar with all the negative criticism over corruption and human rights issues it has attracted. And the stars have not disappointed. …
Socceroo DNA was missing in the disastrous game with France
The France 4 – Australia 1 score was no big surprise in the World Champions as superstars like Mbappe and Dembele ran our defence ragged. However, this defeat felt different …
The shining star of Skapetis
Peter Skapetis talks about living and playing football in the UK, and reflects on his time at his boyhood club South Melbourne.
Arthur Papas: the star keeps rising
Peter Kokotis reflects on the career of Arthur Papas as he begins his new role as a coach in India.
Tinkler hands over the Newcastle Jets
The A-League was shocked last Wednesday with the announcement from Nathan Tinkler of Hunter Sports Group (HSG) that they will be handing back their A league license of the Newcastl
VPL round 1: The wait is finally over!!
The wait is finally over, the meaningless games and preseason cups make way for the real thing: the Victorian Premier League Championship.