Hyundai Ins & Outs - Round 9
Perth Glory striker Bruno Fornaroli has been named in Tony Popovic's squad to face his former side Melbourne City at AAMI Park on Friday night. It will be the first game the Uruguayan has played against City since his dramatic departure from the club in February this year.
‘I should expect good feelings’: Fornaroli anticipates warm welcome at AAMI Park
Bruno Fornaroli's exit from Melbourne City was far from ceremonious, but the Perth Glory striker says there's a mutual love between him and the City fans that will never fade. The Uruguayan is preparing to take on his former side for the first time since leaving the club in Fe
‘Tightest start to a season I’ve ever seen’: why every game is crunch-time for Neville and the Roar
Brisbane Roar defender Scott Neville says his side are eyeing off a push into the top four as the tightest Hyundai A-League campaign he's ever played in continues to unfold. Brisbane's win over the Mariners last weekend pushed them into the top six, but a stern test of their c
‘I want to complete the arm’: Story behind Nix GK coach’s Hyundai A-League tattoo
If Markus Babbel's Western Sydney Wanderers tattoo left you with raised eyebrows, you might need to take a seat before looking at the tattoos which grace Paul Gothard's right arm. The Wellington Phoenix Goalkeeper Coach has accumulated plenty of life experience both playing an
New role key to Thurgate’s incredible rise to Jets’ match winner
Young gun Angus Thurgate admits he's still coming to grips with the new role coach Ernie Merrick has him playing which has led to him being Newcastle Jets' match-winning hero two games in a row. A midfielder coming through the ranks at the Jets, Thurgate has been deployed in a
Western United FC v Melbourne Victory: match preview
It's derby day in Melbourne as Western United FC welcome Victory to GMHBA Stadium on Sunday looking to snap their three-game losing streak. Mark Rudan's side made a good start to life in the Hyundai A-League ? including a 3-2 win over Victory in Round 4 ? but things have gone
Sydney FC v Brisbane Roar: match preview
League-leaders Sydney FC will be eyeing off a little bit of revenge when Brisbane Roar visit Netstrata Jubilee Stadium on Saturday night. Roar got the better of the Sky Blues in the FFA Cup Round of 32 earlier this year in Robbie Fowler's first competitive game at the helm.
Adelaide United v Newcastle Jets: match preview
Newcastle Jets will get a good test of their recent resurgence when they travel to Coopers Stadium on Sunday to do battle with Adelaide United. After going four games without a win to start the campaign, Ernie Merrick's Jets have won back-to-back matches to be on the cusp of t
Melbourne City v Perth Glory: match preview
No surprises who most of the focus is on heading into this one as Perth Glory striker Bruno Fornaroli comes up against his former club Melbourne City for the first time. Fornaroli was a City legend until he was frozen out by former coach Warren Joyce last season, eventually jo
Wellington Phoenix v Western Sydney Wanderers: match preview
Auckland's Eden Park is the venue as Wellington Phoenix aim for three wins on the spin when Western Sydney Wanderers come to town on Saturday. These two sides have been in contrasting form of late, with Phoenix ? who failed to win any of their first five games ? having the cha
‘I can see him making 400’: Thompson says there’s no stopping milestone man Broxham
An incredible milestone, eye-catching celebrations and a potential coach-in-waiting highlighted another cracking round in the Hyundai A-League 2019/20 Season. Among the incredible action on the pitch, we've uncovered some of the lighter action which went down in the Round 8 ed
Talking Points: Is Baumjohann back to his best in Sky Blue?
In the absence of Milos Ninkovic, Alex Baumjohann announced himself to the Sydney FC faithful with a breakout game against Western United on Sunday afternoon. With Ninkovic ruled out with a stomach bug someone had to step up to fill the Serbian's boots and that someone was Bau