“I do understand what people think of us” — Jamieson well aware of target(s) on his club’s back

As A-League Men’s (ALM) reigning premiers and champions, Melbourne City has an obvious target on their back this season. Captain Scott Jamieson, however, says there’s been one there for years -- and he’s not bothered by it.  In a marketplace of ideas renowned for its ability to produce differences in opinion and a resulting fierce … Continue reading “I do understand what people think of us” — Jamieson well aware of target(s) on his club’s back

City seek a title seven-years in the making

The 2020-21 A-League Grand Final just hours away, Melbourne City’s players will head to AAMI Park this afternoon not just seeking a maiden championship but also to finally fulfil the promise that accompanied the arrival of City Football Group (CFG).  Placed behind the eight-ball by the league’s insistence on giving its founding clubs five years … Continue reading City seek a title seven-years in the making

‘Anyone, Anywhere and Anytime’ – Frustrated City look to refocus ahead of relocated semifinal

Teasing more to say on it at a later date, Melbourne City captain Scott Jamieson says his side is adopting an ‘anyone, anywhere, anytime’ mindset after the “utterly disappointing” decision to move their semifinal to Sydney. Initially set to host Sunday’s semifinal against Macarthur FC at AAMI Park, 2020-21 Premiers City will now be forced … Continue reading ‘Anyone, Anywhere and Anytime’ – Frustrated City look to refocus ahead of relocated semifinal

Captain Fantastic: Rare Jamieson goal highlights regulation City win

Not every triumph across a premiership winning season is going to be a comprehensive thrashing. Across the length and breadth of a campaign - even one as short as the A-League - premierships hopefuls will inevitably be forced to grind down an opposition determined not to become yet another highlight on a trophy winning season. It's … Continue reading Captain Fantastic: Rare Jamieson goal highlights regulation City win

Captain Sensible: No complacency allowed for Jamieson and City’s youth brigade

While admitting his side’s 7-0 win over Melbourne Victory was a special one for fans, Melbourne City captain Scott Jamieson and his teammates are aware of the context it came in, and the veteran defender has warned his side’s young contingent not to get ahead of themselves. Though admittedly, their opponents were reduced to ten … Continue reading Captain Sensible: No complacency allowed for Jamieson and City’s youth brigade