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March 1, 2017
South Melbourne's sizeable fan base.

South Melbourne ‘surprised’ by FFA decision to hold off expansion

March 1, 2017
Mariners supporters banner before the start of the match during the round nine A-League match between the Central Coast Mariners and Melbourne City FC at Central Coast Stadium on December 3, 2015 in Gosford, Australia.  (Photo by Tony Feder/Getty Images)

Why the FFA needs to get out of the A-League’s way

By Ben Cuzzupe, EON Sports Radio’s Football Editor A former football writer once opined to me the A-League was “a thoroughly mediocre competition”. They didn’t mean […]
December 15, 2016
Archie Thompson hits out at divers.  (Photo by Robert Prezioso/Getty Images)

‘It makes us look soft’ – Archie weighs in on diving debate

Former A-League legend and Fox Sports football pundit Archie Thompson has entered the diving debate, claiming that simulation is destroying the image of the game in […]
December 12, 2016
Besart Berisha celebrates his second goal against the Western Sydney Wanderers.  (Pic: Jason McCawley/Getty Images)

The Five A-League Monday Knee Jerk Reactions

Brattan’s remarks will rightfully land him in hot water Friday night’s affair saw both sides walk off ANZ Stadium in a huff, suggesting they were hard […]
December 11, 2016
Brisbane Roar celebrate a goal against Adelaide United

A-League review: Roar thrash lowly Adelaide to break draw streak

Thomas Kristensen netted a first-half double to lead Brisbane Roar to a dominant victory over Adelaide United.
December 11, 2016
Melbourne Victory striker Besart Berisha

A-League Review: Berisha the hero for Melbourne Victory

Melbourne Victory and Wellington Phoenix recorded convincing wins, while Newcastle Jets also added three points to their A-League tally.
December 10, 2016
Bobo scores a penalty for Sydney FC against Melbourne City

Bobo preserves Sydney’s unbeaten start in Cup final rematch

Bobo won and converted a late penalty as Sydney FC avoided going down to a second defeat in a fortnight to FFA Cup winners Melbourne City.
December 8, 2016
Ernie Merrick leaves with his head held high. (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)

Ernie Merrick’s exit was graceful and dignified

By Ben Cuzzupe – EON Sports Radio’s Football Editor It doesn’t matter if it’s leaving a party or a job, knowing exactly when to go is […]
December 7, 2016
Besart Berisha of Melbourne Victory celebrates the team hitting the front. (PIC by Jason Heidrich/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

A-League has to show Optus the red card

By EON Sports Radio’s Football Editor, Ben Cuzzupe The FFA needs to prioritise reach over revenue in the short term for the A-League – and that […]
December 7, 2016
Coach Ernie Merrick of the Phoenix applauds Wellington fans.(Pic: Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)

Josh Kennedy: Merrick could coach another A-League club

December 5, 2016
Bruno Fornaroli and Jade North collide. (Pic: Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

Former Socceroo: Brandán and Fornaroli have no right to criticise North

December 5, 2016
Adelaide star Henrique in action. (Pic: Morne de Klerk/Getty)

The Five A-League Monday Knee-Jerk Hot Takes

Magic Marco Rojas overshadows wayward Berisha Six shot assists and one goal assist was the highlight of Friday night’s match, with the Kiwi Messi once again […]