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Les Murray: Football’s own poet laureate

Les Murray: Football's own poet laureate

31 Jul 2017

The news of Les Murray’s passing today at the age of 71 would have hit hard among those of us of a certain vintage.

Sydney pitch quality more than just surface tension

Sydney pitch quality more than just surface tension

18 Mar 2017

It’s March. That means it is time for the annual hand-wringing and teeth-gnashing on the state of stadium playing surfaces now that the rugby codes have commenced their seasons and football’s run with good surfaces has come to another end.

What’s so historic about the AFLW?

What's so historic about the AFLW?

6 Feb 2017

“A historic night for women’s sport,” said the Fox Sports voice over when reporting on the first AFL Women’s league match between Carlton and Collingwood on Friday night.

Why scheduling two Sydney derbies at once hurts fans

Why scheduling two Sydney derbies at once hurts fans

10 Jan 2017

This Saturday night, Sydney FC and the Western Sydney Wanderers clash in one of the marquee matches of the A-League season.

Socceroos bogged down in Bangkok

Socceroos bogged down in Bangkok

17 Nov 2016

The Rajamangala National Stadium in Bangkok is built on reclaimed swamp-land.

Sydney crowd shows football is one of the big boys

Sydney crowd shows football is one of the big boys

10 Oct 2016

The A-League has started with a bang, cementing football’s place on the Australian sporting calendar.