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Mike Tuckerman

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Sydney FC must get their next coach right

Sydney FC must get their next coach right

18 hours ago

It’s time Sydney FC made good on their promise to become one of Asia’s biggest clubs. If ever the Sky Blues are to become a serious force, they cannot afford to get another coaching appointment wrong. The news that Sydney FC had relieved coach Frank Farina of his duties was as predictable as it was […]

Plenty to ponder as Victory and Mariners march on

Plenty to ponder as Victory and Mariners march on

4 days ago

Melbourne Victory left it late, while Central Coast relied on defensive grit, but in the end the two most deserving sides marched on after the first week of the A-League finals. There is just something about the intensity of finals football which adds an extra dimension to the action on the pitch. No matter which […]

How will ACL affect the A-League finals race?

How will ACL affect the A-League finals race?

18 Apr 2014

Just how draining is it to play in the AFC Champions League? We’ll soon find out, when Melbourne Victory and Central Coast Mariners take to the pitch in their sudden-death A-League finals this weekend. Watching the Spanish league highlights on Fox Sports this week, I was struck by the odd statement that Getafe were hoping […]

Great finish, now bring on the A-League finals

Great finish, now bring on the A-League finals

14 Apr 2014

Can a stoppage-time winner ever be a bad thing? Surely Sydney FC would have been better off drawing against Perth Glory and travelling to Gosford in the first week of the finals? The Sky Blues churned out a 2-1 win over visitors Perth in a largely forgettable encounter at Allianz Stadium yesterday, with Richard Garcia […]

The A-League has always been a popularity contest

The A-League has always been a popularity contest

11 Apr 2014

Supporters in Adelaide care more about football than fans in Brisbane. What else can we conclude from the fact Josep Gombau was voted coach of the A-League All Stars over Mike Mulvey? It may be a Mickey Mouse fixture to some, but the now-annual A-League All Stars encounter enticed more than 16,000 A-League fans to […]

Right result, but Sydney FC won’t win the A-League

Right result, but Sydney FC won't win the A-League

7 Apr 2014

Could Sydney FC be the worst team in Australian sport to potentially win a championship? The Sky Blues more often than not look hopeless, yet a top-six finals series means they’re in the mix to win the A-League. Make no mistake – Sydney’s 4-1 win over Wellington Phoenix at a soaked Sydney Football Stadium yesterday […]

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