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Matildas Captain De Vanna joins South Melbourne

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South Melbourne FC is excited to confirm that Australian Football icon, Olympian and current Matilda Lisa De Vanna has joined the club. De Vanna will have a dual role with club, where she will immediately join our NPL Victoria Women’s team for the 2017 season. She will also take up a newly formed role of…

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SKY BLUES TO FACE LIVERPOOL FC IN REDS FIRST EVER TRIP TO SYDNEY

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Sydney FC will be Liverpool FC’s opposition on the Reds first ever trip to Sydney in a blockbuster game against the English Premier League giants at ANZ Stadium next month. The World football colossus will play the huge match against the Hyundai A-League Premiers on 24th May 2017, which will be marked with activities including…

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DISCUSSIONS ON EXPANSION OF FOOTBALL’S CONGRESS TO CONTINUE

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Crowd Marin

Football Federation Australia (FFA) has accepted a call from stakeholders to extend the time available for members of its Congress to discuss expansion of the sport’s representative body before bringing the matter to a vote at an Extraordinary General Meeting. Based on discussions to date, there is insufficient support by Congress members for any one…

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Hyundai A-League introduces Video Assistant Referees this weekend in World First

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The Hyundai A-League will become the first top-level domestic football league in the world to implement the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system when Melbourne City FC host Adelaide United at AAMI Park this Friday evening to start Round 26. After more than a year of preparation, testing and training of VARs and operators, Football Federation…

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Jamie Maclaren named April nominee for Hyundai A-League, NAB Young Footballer of the Year 2016/17 Award

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Football Federation Australia (FFA) and NAB, together with Brisbane Roar FC are proud to announce Jamie Maclaren as the April nominee for the Hyundai A-League, NAB Young Footballer of the Year 2016/17 Award. Maclaren is the reigning Hyundai A-League, NAB Young Footballer of the Year Award Winner and has now been nominated for this award…

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Magic of the Westfield FFA Cup returns to Canberra

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Cup fever will hit Canberra tonight as Capital Football’s Round 3 of the Westfield FFA Cup begins at Hawker Football Centre. State League Lanyon United will take on Capital League side Narrabundah Bulls as they look to progress through the first round of Canberra qualifying. Lanyon will come into this match off the back of…

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2017 Capital Football ActewAGL Junior League Season Launch

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The 2017 Capital Football ActewAGL Junior League season will officially launch this Thursday the 20th April at Hawker Football Centre. WHAT: Capital Football ActewAGL Junior League Season Launch WHERE: Hawker Football Centre, Hawker WHEN: Thursday 20th April, 12pm

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Newcastle Jets part ways with Mark Jones

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Newcastle Jets can advise that the Club has today parted ways with Head Coach Mark Jones, effective immediately. Jones was appointed as Head Coach of the Club in September 2016, however after finishing bottom of the Hyundai A-League standings this campaign the Club’s ownership and senior management will make a fresh appointment for the 2017/18…

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Dolan Warren Awards 2017: Football’s Night of Nights Announces New Venue and Sponsors

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Ball Mcinnes

Football Federation Australia (FFA) has announced that this year’s major awards ceremony, the Dolan Warren Awards, will be held at The Star Event Centre in Sydney on Monday 1 May 2017. The prestigious night, which is a joint awards ceremony for the Hyundai A-League and Westfield W-League, will also be telecast on FOX SPORTS from…

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SYDNEY FC LAY CLAIM TO ‘GREATEST OF ALL TIME’ AFTER LIFTING THE PREMIER’S PLATE IN RECORD-BREAKING WIN

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Sydney FC capped off their remarkable, record-breaking regular season in style defeating the Newcastle Jets 2-0 to smash the Hyundai A-League points record and lay claim to being the greatest team in Australian football history. The win takes the Sky Blues to 66 points from a possible 81 this season with 20 wins to their…

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