Krishna sets Phoenix record in draw with Perth Glory
Roy Krishna created Wellington Phoenix history as his side drew 1-1 with league-leaders Perth Glory at Westpac Stadium on Sunday. The Fijian flyer scored his 34th goal for the club, taking him past Paul Ifill as Phoenix’s greatest-ever goalscorer. Phoenix looked on course for
Re-live: Glory held by 10-man Phoenix, City ground the Jets
We were treated to two intriguing games in the Hyundai A-League on Sunday, with Wellington Phoenix almost becoming the first team to lower Perth Glory’s colours this season. Only a late goal to Spanish maestro Diego Castro saved the league leaders, who salvaged a 1-1 draw at W
The Keisuke Honda interview that has the football world talking
Most footballers would be delighted with a 4-0 win, however it comes, but Keisuke Honda is not like most footballers. The Japanese import - famous for his relentless desire to improve himself - gave a telling insight into his mindset when interviewed pitchside following Melbou
'We had too much fear': Babbel angry at Wanderers effort
Western Sydney Wanderers boss Markus Babbel pulled no punches in his assessment of his side’s 4-0 defeat at Melbourne Victory, insisting they “had too much fear” and that it was “men against boys”. The Champions put on a clinic at Marvel Stadium, with goals from Keisuke Honda,
'We didn't play well': Corica targets improvement despite win
Sydney FC coach Steve Corica acknowledged his side put in a “poor, poor performance” in the first half but was pleased the Sky Blues responded to win 2-1 at Central Coast Mariners on Saturday. The reigning Premiers started slowly and found themselves behind against the winless
Victory lay down impressive marker as Honda sparkles again
The calendar may only just have flipped over into December but there are signs it’s going to take something special to stop Melbourne Victory this season. Kevin Muscat’s men were a joy to watch in Saturday night’s 4-0 mauling of Western Sydney Wanderers, blowing the visitors a
Dominant Victory put on masterclass to crush Wanderers
Melbourne Victory have sent an ominous warning to the rest of the Hyundai A-League, crushing Western Sydney Wanderers 4-0 on Saturday night. The champions put on an attacking masterclass at Marvel Stadium, putting the result beyond doubt by half-time as they scored all three g
O’Neill’s spectacular strike helps Sydney FC defeat the Mariners
A stunning goal from Sydney FC midfielder Brandon O’Neill has helped the Sky Blues to a come-from-behind 2-1 win over the Central Coast Mariners 2-1 in Gosford on Saturday. After Matt Simon gave the Mariners an early lead with a goal against his former club, the visitors hit b
Re-live: Victory outclass Wanderers, Sydney FC edge Mariners
It was two contrasting games on Super Saturday of the Hyundai A-League but Sydney FC and Melbourne Victory both did enough to take all three points. It took a stunning goal from midfielder Brandon O’Neill to get the Sky Blues a come-from-behind 2-1 win over Central Coast Marin
Najjarine: I want to 'go for a title'
Now that he’s had a taste of Hyundai A-League action, Melbourne City midfielder Ramy Najjarine wants more as his side face Newcastle Jets in Round 6. In a case of one bright talent replacing another, Najjarine came on for Riley McGree with 15 minutes to spare in City's 2-0 los
Durante: Phoenix wary of 'wily' Keogh
Wellington Phoenix captain Andrew Durante has warned his teammates of the threats posed by Andy Keogh ahead of their clash against Perth Glory. The Glory marksman, who will play his 100th game in Perth colours, has four goals in five games this season and has conjured up a le
Local boy Hoffman says 'team will always come first'
Ahead of a crucial clash against Melbourne City, Newcastle Jets forward Jason Hoffman says he is happy to play in any role, so long as the team does well. Hoffman, 29, was born in Newcastle and returned to Hunter last season after four seasons at Melbourne City and Heart.
Popovic: Strong preseason key to Perth's early glory
Tony Popovic believes Perth Glory’s intense preseason has played a major part in his side’s stoppage time winners against Melbourne Victory and Central Coast Mariners. Chris Ikonomidis has been the saviour on both occasions, and both games have resulted in 3-2 victories to Pe
Aloisi: Mauk's red card 'very strange'
Brisbane Roar's John Aloisi believes Stefan Mauk should not have been red-carded following the midfielder's challenge on Craig Goodwin on Friday night. Mauk was given his marching orders in injury time after leading with his studs in a game that was predominantly entertaining,
Halloran’s brace underlines Adelaide’s goal-scoring options
For much of the early part of the campaign, the big question mark around Adelaide United’s title credentials has centred on their inability to find a permanent striker. The centre-forward they can rely on to score regular goals to turn them from Championship pretenders to cont