“It was like a Gordon Banks save, wasn’t it?” – High praise for Western United match-winner Jamie Young

If finals football is about moments, a singular point in a game when the victor and the vanquished are decided, then Western United keeper Jamie Young put in a famous A-League Men’s finals performance against Wellington Phoenix on Saturday evening.  Untied’s custodian produced a series of stunning saves to keep Phoenix at bay over the … Continue reading “It was like a Gordon Banks save, wasn’t it?” – High praise for Western United match-winner Jamie Young

Show me what you’ve got: Gustavsson eagerly anticipating chance to observe A-League Women season in person

Getting a sneak peek during the Matildas’ two-game series against Brazil, coach Tony Gustavsson is looking forward to getting a chance to spend an extended time Down Under -- and get a firsthand look at the talent assembled in the A-League Women competition -- in coming months. Due to the combination of Australia’s mandatory 14-day … Continue reading Show me what you’ve got: Gustavsson eagerly anticipating chance to observe A-League Women season in person

Meet Noah, the real star of Sunday’s A-League action

Full article first published on SBS' The World Game: https://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/meet-noah-the-real-star-of-sunday-s-a-league-action Western United secured an important 1-0 win over Brisbane Roar on Sunday, but the most impressive performance delivered at AAMI Park that evening happened before a ball was even kicked. As both sides went through their warm-ups before kick-off, 10-year-old Noah Barlow, accompanied by his … Continue reading Meet Noah, the real star of Sunday’s A-League action

Victory slips further into the mire as founding investor resigns from board and slams club’s direction

Melbourne Victory’s calamitous 2020-21 season has taken another turn for the worse after director Richard Wilson declared that he could not support the club’s direction and resigned his position from the board on Monday.  A founding investor and director at Victory, Wilson also had a two-year stint as the club’s managing director - during which … Continue reading Victory slips further into the mire as founding investor resigns from board and slams club’s direction

City’s title charge under the spotlight; Mariners flying and Roar making things fun

Central Coast Mariners and Brisbane Roar are flying, Melbourne City aren't, there are questions of legacy and the kids are failing ... in a good way. Confused? Don't worry, the ESPN Australia and New Zealand football wrap is here to take you through a big week in football. Full story published in ESPN: https://www.espn.com.au/football/australian-a-league/story/4306777/citys-title-charge-under-the-spotlight-mariners-flying-and-roar-making-things-fun