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Heidelberg United receives $2 mil in funding for Olympic Park upgrade

Heidelberg United Football Club received some great news this week, receiving $2 million in funding from the state government to help transform Olympic Park. The historic announcement, which is part …

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Australia’s football spring

In November last year, the AAFC announced a proposal to introduce a national second tier with hope that, in time, it will be linked to the A-League via promotion and …

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South Melbourne and Heidelberg United host big derbies in homecoming matches

Life on the road has brought contrasting fortunes for two of the traditional NPL powerhouses this season. So far both Heidelberg United and South Melbourne FC have been forced to …

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Greek defender breaks Catalan hearts in Rome

Italian Serie A club AS Roma staged a stunning turnaround midweek to knockout one of the favourites Barcelona and stake a place in the semifinals of the Champions League. And …

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Panathinaikos players on strike over unpaid wages dispute

Panathinaikos players are on strike over unpaid wages. The protest commenced on Monday and concerns wages from December 2017, along with all payments from 2018 so far. The players have …

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A-League expansion contenders

Thursday 24 May is the closing date for potential bidders to submit their expressions of interest to the FFA if they wish to be part of the 2019/20 A-League season. …

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Peter Skapetis not giving up his EPL dream

After a horror injury spell Australian youth international Peter Skapetis has come back to the A-League but has unfished business in Europe. It’s 2014 and then 19-year-old Peter Skapetis has …

Features

Why the A-League needs South Melbourne

Sunday 4 April 2004 is the day the bell tolled for the National Soccer League (NSL). The Grand Final between Parramatta Power and Perth Glory ended the NSL’s 27-year reign …

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Angry Marinakis fines his players

They say that sport teaches its participants valuable life lessons about both winning and losing. But for some those lessons come at a hefty price. Spare a thought for Olympiakos’s …

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Greek Government lifts ban of Greek Super League

The Greek government’s indefinite suspension of the Greek Super League and Cup competitions, has been lifted following a meeting on Monday in which the 16 Greek Super League clubs unanimously …