After a five hour round trip to the place where it’s always sunny - Newcastle, we were ready for a match that has delivered some classics over the past couple of seasons, it was Newcastle vs Sydney up in the Hunter and the away side were out for nothing less than a win to try … Continue reading Sydney take care of the missing Jets
Both teams came in to the 31st Melbourne Derby at different ends of the form spectrum with City flying and Victory spluttering and cough in 8th position on the table and needing a real booster to their season. Victory started the brighter of the two sides and should have been 1-0 in the open couple … Continue reading Victory's Christmas Cracker – Miracle on Swan St!
Marco Kurz has finally won a game at AAMI Park and Melbourne Victory have finally won their second game of the season! Broxham gets an early touch in Game 300 for Victory Both Perth and Melbourne came in to tonight's clash in poor form and looking to change their fortunes and get their respective 2019/20 … Continue reading The Kurz is Lifted!
The two grand finalists from last season’s spectacle in Perth met again this weekend in their first encounter since that fateful night at Optus Stadium and it was the champions who came up trumps. Sydney FC defeated Perth Glory yet again in Perth but unlike the Grand Final, this match was spoiled with goals. Yet … Continue reading Sydney’s night in Perth, again
The Champions were back at Kogarah for their Round 6 clash against rivals Melbourne Victory in the first Big Blue of the season. Sydney FC were victorious with a scrappy 2-1 win. Victory left Kogarah with their tails between their legs the last time these two sides met with Sydney recording a famous 6-1 win … Continue reading Sydney continue winning ways in Big Blue
On a cold, wet night at AAMI Park, Melbourne City tonight celebrated their 10 year anniversary of being mediocre, I mean, since their induction into the competition against a Central Coast side who were on a high from knocking off Perth last week.
Well, it's that time of the week when A-League football rolls around after we've discussed and dissected the previous weeks football and look ahead to more fun, more controversy and most likely another yellow card for Matt Simon. Melbourne city vs Central Coast Mariners - Friday night Melbourne City are coming off the short week, … Continue reading The Offside Trap – Round 5
Round 4 concluded with the Central Coast Mariners travelling across the country to take on Perth Glory on a sunny Sunday afternoon. De Silva breathes a sigh of relief after making amends for his earlier poor effort in front of goal. The Mariners started strong with Milan Duric deciding to launch a third rocket in … Continue reading De Silva lining for the Mariners
The Sky Blues returned to Leichhardt this week to take on Newcastle Jets in a much needed win after a disappointing derby loss to the Wanderers. The Sky Blue faithful were hurting after last week’s result and anything less than three points would be a major blow to the season.
In what many were saying would be the best atmosphere Australia has seen since 16th November 2005 (Socceroos v Uruguay 2nd leg WC qualifier), The 24th instalment of the Sydney Derby did not disappoint.