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Janek Speight

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About

Janek is a freelance journalist based in Berlin. He previously worked at the Newcastle Herald.

Follow him on Twitter - @JanekSpeight - or contact him at janek.speight@gmail.com

Member Since:
April 2011
Based In:
Newcastle
Favourite Sports:
Cricket, Football, League,

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Postecoglou searches for depth, Socceroos search for a win

Postecoglou searches for depth, Socceroos search for a win

2 days ago

As the Socceroos continue their path to the 2018 FIFA World Cup, match sharpness and unknown opposition will be the main obstacles in the way of a maximum six points, and with it a perfect start to the Group B qualifiers.

FFA’s ownership model is in the balance

FFA's ownership model is in the balance

6 days ago

Brisbane Roar’s ownership is “in the balance” according to FFA chief executive David Gallop, and today the Bakrie Group may finally find themselves stripped of their A-League license. Yet even though FFA’s intervention would bring a welcome end to the farce in Queensland, it could pose problems for future investment.

Asian Champions League return should be high on Australian agenda

Asian Champions League return should be high on Australian agenda

24 Aug 2015

There is hardly anything sweeter than midweek football, especially when the domestic game has been largely on standstill at the top level for the past few months.

Champions League return would provide boon for the Socceroos

Champions League return would provide boon for the Socceroos

21 Aug 2015

It has been a while since the Socceroos could boast Champions League pedigree in its ranks. However, this week Australian fans saw three national stars involved in the competition’s playoffs.

Postecoglou’s selection policy to be tested with Jedinak’s demotion

Postecoglou’s selection policy to be tested with Jedinak's demotion

19 Aug 2015

Throughout Ange Postecoglou’s tenure as manager of the Socceroos, the message has been clear: no club game time, no call-up.

A-League salary cap changes highlight faults in policing finances

A-League salary cap changes highlight faults in policing finances

13 Aug 2015

While the FFA’s changes to the A-League salary cap provide promise moving forward, particularly the marquee, loyalty and mature-age allowances, questions still remain over the cap’s effectiveness.

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