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.
It might seem like an overreaction only three games into the new season, but after two lacklustre performances and only one point, the Victory arrived in Brisbane desperately needing three points. Andrew Nabbout celebrates scoring the Victory's winning goal Mission Accomplished. Despite a relatively patchy ground and while at times cagey, the two sides played … Continue reading The Vuck get their season back on track
Well the second round of the A-League is done and dusted and it delivered cracking goals, red cards, lost kits, childish humour and some really, really entertaining football! Brisbane Roar v Melbourne victory - Friday night Round 3 gets underway with Brisbane Roar hosting Melbourne Victory for the Jean Carlos Solórzano Trophy on Friday night. … Continue reading The Offside Trap – Round 3
A sunny Sunday afternoon in the Inner West of Sydney? We know what that means 一 A-League football is back. The beer was flowing and the burgers were cooking but more importantly, the champions were back at home. The Sky Blues were hosting Wellington Phoenix at Leichhardt Oval and it was the former teammates of … Continue reading Nix learn what happens with Ufuk with Sydney
As Elton John once said, Saturday nights alright for fighting and the F3 Derby is known for a little bit of niggle but a whole lot of passion. Tonight was the 48th encounter between these two rivals and it didn't disappoint! Central Coast got off to a flyer! Once again, there touch was a touch … Continue reading Mariners Can’t Finish and Pay the Penalty
I always look forward to this clash. The Vuck of Melbourne vs The West of Sydney. Means a bit more to me as one of our writers and good friend of mine Dan Bowerman is a WSW fanatic.