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NYL: 2011-2012 Season
Round 18 in Review

04/03/2012
Zee Ko


'NYL Review: 'Welcome to the Nakic Show'' - Zee Ko was pitch side as Melbourne Victory produced what was probably their most polished performance this year, to close out the season ..
Review by Zee Ko ...

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ACL Champions League: Group G
Mariners draw in Tianjin stalemate

07/03/2012


Tianjin Teda 0 - Central Coast Mariners 0



Central Coast Coast Mariners come away from China with a point in their first Group G ACL game of 2012 against Tianjin Teda, after neither team were able to make or take clear chances on a cold evening ...
Chris Dunkerley reports

[ Match report ... ]

ACL Champions League: Group F
Roar learn a lesson

06/03/2012


Brisbane Roar 0 - FC Tokyo 2



OK, so nobody in Brisbane thought the Asian Champions League was going to be easy. But on the evidence of their first group game at Suncorp Stadium last night, Brisbane Roar will find it a massive challenge to get beyond the group stage ...
Andrew Demack reports from Brisbane

[ Match report ... ]

A-League: 2011-2012 Season
Weekend 22 in Review

05/03/2012
Jeremy Ruane


'Glamour Clubs On Brink Of Missing Play-Offs' - The prospect of both of the Hyundai A-League’s “glamour” clubs missing the cut for the 2011-12 season play-offs increased on the first weekend in March, with both Sydney FC and Melbourne Victory losing further ground on the teams above them as the season draws to a climax ...
Review by Jeremy Ruane ...

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National Youth League: Round 18
04/03/2012



Melbourne Victory 1 - Perth Glory 0

Melbourne Victory has beaten Perth Glory one-nil today at Kingston Heath. In an impressive show of form in their last game of the season, Victory managed to withhold Glory's pressure in a game that saw seven yellow cards ...
Alex Robinson reports from Melbourne

[ Match Report.... ]

A-League: Round 22
Roar draw with Heart

04/03/2012


Brisbane Roar 1 - Melbourne Heart 1



Clint Bolton and Michael Theoklitos were the two stand-out performers in a high-quality A-League encounter between Brisbane Roar and Melbourne Heart at Suncorp Stadium on Saturday night that ended 1-1 ...
Andrew Demack reports from Brisbane

[ Match report ... ]

A-League: Round 22
Wellington close to within
a win of Play-Offs

04/03/2012


Wellington Phoenix 2 - Gold Coast United 0



An uninspiring 2-0 win over troubled Gold Coast United at Westpac Stadium on 4 March has fired Wellington Phoenix to within three points of confirming a place in this year’s Hyundai A-League play-offs, something which will warm the hearts of the 7,431 fans who braved the chilly conditions to cheer their side to victory ...
Jeremy Ruane reports from NZ

[ Match report ... ]

A-League: Round 22
Coast snatch a draw on Sydney

03/03/2012


Central Coast Mariners 1 - Sydney FC 1



Central Coast Mariners substitute Troy Hearfield added spark down the right late in the game and turned trump card as the home side came from behind to draw 1-1 with a dissapointed Sydney FC at a rainy Gosford on Saturday night in front of 8,658 keen fans of both sides ...
Chris Dunkerley reports from Gosford

[ Match report ... ]

A-League: Round 22
Jets end their
winless Melbourne drought

03/03/2012


Melbourne Victory 1 - Newcastle Jets 3



Newcastle Jets defeated Melbourne Victory 3-1 to end their winless Melbourne drought at AAMI Park on Saturday night as Carlos Hernandez saw red. Jets took the lead through Ryan Griffiths before Harry Kewell equalised and Jacob Pepper scored a brace ...
Daniel Quinn reports from Melbourne

[ Match report ... ]

International Football: Men
Australia 4 - Saudi Arabia 2

29/02/2012: The Qantas Socceroos scored 3 goals in 3 second-half minutes to take the Qantas Socceroos surging to a memorable 4-2 win over Saudi Arabia at Melbourne's AAMI Park, and take the Saudis out of the World Cup. Australia advance to the next round of qualifiers along with Oman. [ FFA more ...]

A-League: 2011-2012 Season
Weekend 21 in Review

27/02/2012
Jeremy Ruane


'Mariners treading water as Brisbane Roar close in' - Reigning Hyundai A-League champions Brisbane Roar are fast closing the gap on league leaders Central Coast Mariners with four rounds to go in this season’s competition, after the table-toppers picked up just one point from two games during the final week of action in February ...
Review by Jeremy Ruane ...

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A-League: Round 21
Phoenix defended magnificently

26/02/2012


Sydney FC 0 - Wellington Phoenix 1



Wellington Phoenix scored a very good goal against the run of play and defended magnificently thereafter to strengthen their hold on a finals berth while ensuring Sydney’s run home will be very tense ...
Stephen Webb reports from the SFS

[ Match report & photos .... ]

A-League: Round 21
Defiant defensive display
stifles Sydney

26/02/2012


Sydney FC 0 - Wellington Phoenix 1



A defiant defensive display by Wellington Phoenix earned the visitors to the Sydney Football Stadium a hard-earned 1-0 win over Sydney FC on February 25, a result which leaves the beaten team’s play-off hopes on thin ice, and which wasn’t greatly appreciated by the majority of the 10,165 fans ...
Jeremy Ruane reports from NZ

[ Match report .... ]

International Football: Men - U23
Olyroos fail to make London

23/02/2012: The Qantas Australian U-23s have failed to qualify for the 2012 London Olympics after going down 1-0 to AUE, and failing to score in all group games so far. There remaining game against Iraq in Gosford on Wednesday 14 March [ FFA more ...]

A-League: Season 7
Weekend 21 Preview
23/02/2012


This preview report covers details of HAL Round 21++, and NYL Round 17. Get out to a local game either this weekend or next! Otherwise catch it at your local club, pub, or new-found best friend's house! Game previews .. Lineups, tickets, TV and radio, etc.)

All the details in ..
[ Preview .... ]

International Football: Men
Socceroos Squad to face Saudi Arabia

21/02/2012: Qantas Socceroos Head Coach Holger Osieck today named his squad for Australia’s 2014 FIFA World Cup Asian Qualifier Saudi Arabia in Melbourne next week. The 18-man squad: M.Bresciano, A. Brosque, N.Carle, D.Carney, B.Emerton, H.Kewell, M.Marronne, M.Milligan, L.Neill, J.North, S.Ognenovski, E.Paartalu, M.Ryan, A.Sarota, M.Schwarzer, M.Spiranovic, A.Thompson, M.Thwaite, J. Triosi [ FFA more ...]

NYL: 2011-2012 Season
Round 16 in Review

18/02/2012
Zee Ko


'NYL Review: 'Zac attack down AIS'' - BOTN was pitch side as Melbourne Heart's Zac Walker destroyed the young visiting AIS side ..
Review by Zee Ko ...

[ More ...]

A-League: 2011-2012 Season
Weekend 20 in Review

20/02/2012
Jeremy Ruane


'Top two drawing clear as Perth lead the chase' - Central Coast Mariners and Brisbane Roar, the two most consistent teams in the Hyundai A-League this season, are on course to earn themselves two lives in the play-offs after recording home wins in round 22 action on February 18, as surprise packets Perth Glory continued their impressive charge for the end-of-season extravaganza ...
Review by Jeremy Ruane ...

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A-League: Round 20
Roar win blockbuster at Suncorp

18/02/2012


Brisbane Roar 3 - Melbourne Victory 2



Brisbane edged out Melbourne Victory in the ‘Clash of the Stars,’ with arguably the two best players in the league playing leading roles in a 3-2 blockbuster at Suncorp Stadium ...
Adrian Demack reports from Brisbane

[ Match report .... ]

A-League: Round 20
Table-topping Mariners
too good for Wellington

18/02/2012


Central Coast Mariners 2 - Wellington Phoenix 0



Hyundai A-League leaders Central Coast Mariners were far too good for third-placed Wellington Phoenix at Bluetongue Stadium on February 18, downing their potential play-off rivals 2-0 in front of 7,845 fans to leave themselves five points clear of second-placed Brisbane Roar with five rounds remaining, and a game in hand to boot ...
Jeremy Ruane reports from NZ

[ Match report .... ]

National Youth League: Round 16
18/02/2012



Melbourne Heart 4 - AIS 0

'Zac Walker hat-trick sinks the AIS' - Zac Walker opened the scoring with a wonderful strike at John Cain Memorial Park on Saturday afternoon ...
Daniel Quinn reports from Melbourne

[ Match Report.... ]

A-League: Round 20
The resurrection of the Heart

17/02/2012


Melbourne Heart 1 - Gold Coast United 0



The Melbourne Heart have got their season back on track after a 1 - 0 victory over a Gold Coast United side full of young boys, skippered by a 17 year old., Mitch Cooper This win gives the Heart 30 points and now sits them 5th on the table ...
Shane Derham reports from Melbourne

[ Match report .... ]

AFC Champions League - 2012
Adelaide United 3 - Persipura Jayapura 0

16/02/2012



Adelaide United have qualified for the AFC Champions League after running out comfortable 3-0 victors in their playoff clash with Indonesian champions Persipura Jayapura at Hindmarsh Stadium on Thursday night. Two close-range finishes to defenders Nigel Boogaard and Evgeniy Levchenko, followed by a late strike to Sergio van Dijk assured the Reds of a spot in the AFC Champions League.
[ FFA ...]
[ AFC stats ...]

National Youth League: Round 15
12/02/2012



Melbourne Heart 1 - Adelaide United 1

'Heart and Reds finish in red stalemate' - Melbourne Heart and Adelaide United have finished 1-1 with both sides down to ten after a fiery tie at John Cain Memorial Park on Sunday afternoon ...
Daniel Quinn reports from Melbourne

[ Match Report.... ]

Link to HAL7 R21

R.I.P: Johnny Warren (1943 - 2004)
'The Conscience of Australian Football!'

Link to HAL7 R21
A-League 2011/12 Season 7
Premiership

Results & Reports

Week 22 +2
Adelaide
0
2
Perth Glory
1
1
1
3
1
1
2
0
 

2011/2012 A-League Table

Week 22+2

#

Team

Pl

Wo

Dr

Lo

Gf

Ga

Dif

Pts

1

Central Coast

24

13

6

5

37

22

15

45

2

Brisbane R

24

12

6

6

45

25

20

42

3

Wellington

24

12

3

9

32

26

6

39

4

Perth Glory

24

11

4

9

35

30

5

37

5

Heart

24

9

7

8

31

30

1

34

6

Newcastle

24

10

4

10

34

35

-1

34

7

Sydney

24

8

7

9

31

38

-7

31

8

Victory

24

5

11

8

30

38

-8

26

9

Adelaide U

24

5

8

11

25

41

-16

23

10

Gold Coast

24

3

8

12

23

37

-14

17

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