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Mike Tuckerman

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Member Since:
 
December 2008
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Brisbane
Favourite Sports:
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Our governance issues are overshadowing the A-League

Our governance issues are overshadowing the A-League

2 days ago

“Football is not a matter of life and death,” said Bill Shankly. “It is much more important than that.” He was wrong, of course. It’s simply part of the entertainment business.

Could Melbourne City be the A-League’s saviour?

Could Melbourne City be the A-League's saviour?

6 days ago

Melbourne City scored the sort of goal you see more commonly in Europe on Sunday, and the club could hold the keys to unlocking the A-League’s full potential.

Think no one wants new stadia? Try asking football fans

Think no one wants new stadia? Try asking football fans

8 Dec 2017

Peter FitzSimons may have touched a raw nerve with his anti-stadia rhetoric, but he did so by ignoring the sport that stands to benefit most – football.

In the absence of leadership, it’s time for fans to support their game

In the absence of leadership, it's time for fans to support their game

4 Dec 2017

Congratulations to the Central Coast Mariners, who not only moved into the top four with a 1-0 win over Perth Glory on Sunday, but did so in front of more than 8,000 fans in Gosford.

FFA stopped doing what’s best for football long ago

FFA stopped doing what's best for football long ago

1 Dec 2017

Football Federation Australia lost sight long ago of what they are employed to do, and now practically every key stakeholder wants them out of the game.

VAR isn’t going away, and nor are the complaints

VAR isn't going away, and nor are the complaints

27 Nov 2017

“Can we just bin this VAR already?” read a tweet from Archie Thompson, as Video Assistant Referees bore the brunt of fan anger following another crazy round of A-League action.