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Matt Connellan

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Football journalist

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March 2016
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Janjetovic, the A-League’s first genuine traitor

Janjetovic, the A-League's first genuine traitor

22 Dec 2016

Vedran Janjetovic’s transfer to Western Sydney Wanderers was a tale of two press releases.

Merrick’s successor must save the Nix

Merrick's successor must save the Nix

8 Dec 2016

There aren’t many in football with as much integrity as Ernie Merrick and he leaves the Phoenix having done a fantastic job.

FFA Cup: Sydney fluffed their lines and their tactics hindered rather than helped

FFA Cup: Sydney fluffed their lines and their tactics hindered rather than helped

1 Dec 2016

There’s been talk of Sydney FC going unbeaten this season, but such notions were always premature, and their last three performances including last night’s will leave Graham Arnold with plenty to ponder.

A-League expansion: Wollongong is the right call, southern Sydney is not

A-League expansion: Wollongong is the right call, southern Sydney is not

24 Nov 2016

The FFA will release its expansion criteria early next year – giving hope to some former giants of the game that their time will come again.

Thai Test underscores how far the Socceroos still have to go

Thai Test underscores how far the Socceroos still have to go

17 Nov 2016

Whisper it quietly, but it could have been worse. Australia absolutely could have lost to Thailand, ranked 146 in the world, and indeed they deserved to.

Tribalism the key to successful expansion

Tribalism the key to successful expansion

10 Nov 2016

Expansion is back on the agenda this week – it has to happen of course, but it has to be done properly.