City to ease Socceroos back into action as ALM resumes, shift pressure to Sydney FC

Rado Vidosic says Melbourne City will take a cautious approach toward integrating their three Socceroos back into their squad as the A-League Men season resumes. The interim coach also believes the pressure is on Sydney FC to get a result out of the two side’s meeting on Saturday evening.  City had three representatives in coach … More City to ease Socceroos back into action as ALM resumes, shift pressure to Sydney FC

Kicking it at Coopers: Melbourne City ALW coach Rado Vidošić welcomes Coopers Stadium challenge

It’s not often that an opposition coach cheerily embraces the opportunity to take on Adelaide United at Coopers Stadium, but that’s what Melbourne City A-League Women (ALW) coach Rado Vidošić is doing ahead of his side’s clash with the Reds on Saturday. Second on the ALW table heading into the weekend’s action, City notched their … More Kicking it at Coopers: Melbourne City ALW coach Rado Vidošić welcomes Coopers Stadium challenge

City enjoying home comforts as it grows into 2021-22 ALW season

Ahead of their meeting with Adelaide United, Melbourne City captain Emma Checker and coach Rado Vidošić believe their side will only improve as the season goes on — especially on the AAMI Park surface.  After downing Canberra United in the opening week of their 2021-22 A-League Women (ALW) campaign, City was brought back to earth … More City enjoying home comforts as it grows into 2021-22 ALW season

Rebekah Stott’s return after cancer gives Melbourne City a win before even kicking a ball

The defender proved those diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma not only can survive, they can also thrive. Full story published in The Guardian: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2021/dec/07/rebekah-stotts-return-after-cancer-gives-melbourne-city-a-win-before-even-kicking-a-ball

‘She’s got what it takes to play for Matildas’ – Davidson emerges as shining light in frustrating City season

Full story first published on SBS’ The World Game: https://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/she-s-got-what-it-takes-to-play-for-matildas-davidson-emerges-as-shining-light-in-frustrating-city-season Melbourne City’s 2020-21 W-League campaign may have been hampered by an exodus of Matildas from their ranks, but coach Rado Vidosic believes that the void has allowed young midfielder Leah Davidson to emerge as a future Australian regular. Davidson, 19, signed with City ahead of … More ‘She’s got what it takes to play for Matildas’ – Davidson emerges as shining light in frustrating City season

‘We need to bite the bullet’ – Vidosic calls for shake up of W-League

Full story first published for SBS’ The World Game: https://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/we-need-to-bite-the-bullet-vidosic-calls-for-shake-up-of-w-league Melbourne City W-League coach Rado Vidosic has added his voice to the growing chorus calling for the W-League to be expanded to a year-round, professional competition. While fears of a total absence of recognisable faces from this year’s W-League season have been allayed by the … More ‘We need to bite the bullet’ – Vidosic calls for shake up of W-League