Finals race heats up as W-League gets set for bumper run home

Full story first published in SBS’ The World Game: https://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/finals-race-heats-up-as-w-league-gets-set-for-bumper-run-home With less than a month to go until its regular season concludes, the sprint for the W-League’s top four continues to rage; five clubs battling it out to secure one of the four final’s places on offer as well as the chance to host a … More Finals race heats up as W-League gets set for bumper run home

Identity Games: Is 2020-21 the year that Melbourne City overhauls Melbourne Victory?

Full story first published in SBS’ The World Game: https://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/identity-games-is-2020-21-the-year-that-melbourne-city-overhauls-melbourne-victory Set to write its latest chapter at Marvel Stadium this Saturday evening, the derby between Melbourne Victory and Melbourne City is, ostensibly, the oldest between two residents of a major metropolitan city in the A-League. Yet despite its head start and Melbourne’s self-styled reputation as … More Identity Games: Is 2020-21 the year that Melbourne City overhauls Melbourne Victory?

Brebner: Victory fans ‘justified’ in their boos

Full story published in SBS’ The World Game: https://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/brebner-victory-fans-justified-in-their-boos The weight of another defeat evident on his shoulders, Melbourne Victory coach Grant Brebner has promised some “tough, hard conversations” with his playing group following his side’s 1-0 loss to Newcastle Jets and admitted that, at the moment, Victory fans were “justified” in their frustrated boos. Pockets … More Brebner: Victory fans ‘justified’ in their boos