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A-League: Round 7
Why one team loses
and one team wins

19/11/2011


Sydney FC 2 - Central Coast 3



Sydney played well enough in patches and certain players provided welcome moments of flair ... but perhaps Graham Arnold was right: Mariners deserved their win ..
Stephen Webb reports from SFS

[ Match report .... ]

Opinion:
Spotlight on Rani Dowisha
21/11/2011

Rani Dowisha feints left, lunges right to tap the goalpost, before diving low to his left to block a shot. A heart's beat later, another ball comes whistling towards him and the 19 year old scrambles to his knees to execute yet another desperate parry .... Zee Ko looks at Victory's young 'keeper ....
[ Opinion ...]

A-League: 2011-2012 Season
Round 7 in Review

20/11/2010
Jeremy Ruane


'Brisbane On Verge Of Australian Sporting History' - Brisbane Roar put themselves on the verge of Australian sporting history on November 19, coming from behind to down Newcastle Jets 2-1 at Ausgrid Stadium to equal the long-standing 35-match unbeaten record of the Eastern Suburbs rugby league team. ..
Review by Jeremy Ruane ...

[ More ...]

A-League: Round 7
10-man Glory’s late finish

20/11/2011


Melbourne Victory 2 - Perth Glory 2



10-man Perth Glory has held Melbourne Victory to a 2-2 draw at Etihad Stadium on Sunday thanks to a late goal by Shane Smeltz ..
Daniel Quinn reports from Docklands

[ Match report .... ]

A-League: Round 7
Record crowd sees Wellington
draw with Adelaide

19/11/2011


Wellington Phoenix 1 - Adelaide United 1



Wellington Phoenix and Adelaide United fought out a 1-1 draw in their Hyundai A-League clash at Eden Park on 19 November, with the club's first A-League fixture in Auckland watched by a club record crowd numbering 20,078. ..
Jeremy Ruane reports from NZ

[ Match report .... ]

A-League: Season 7
Round 7 Preview
18/11/2011


This preview report covers the exciting start of the season and details of HAL Round 7, as well as draws for NYL Round 5, and W-League Round 5. 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.)

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[ Preview .... ]

International Football: Men
Thailand 0 - Australia 1

12/11/2011: Australia will progress to the next round in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Asian qualification with a 1-0 win away over Thailand in a torrid game. Brett Holman grabbed a winner in the 76th minute. [ Report ...]

A-League: 2011-2012 Season
Round 6 in Review

13/11/2010
Jeremy Ruane


'Chasing Pack Beginning To Reel In Brisbane!' - Reigning Hyundai A-League champions Brisbane Roar extended their unbeaten run to 34 games on November 13, but they are slowly but surely being caught by the chasing pack after a terrific rearguard action by Wellington Phoenix frustrated the league leaders at Suncorp Stadium. ..
Review by Jeremy Ruane ...

[ More ...]

A-League: Round 6
Wellington's fantastic
defensive effort

13/11/2011


Brisbane Roar 1 - Wellington Phoenix 1



Wellington have courageously taken a point away at the champions with a fantastic defensive effort in the second half where Brisbane have for the second week in a row been unable to break down the opposition ..
Adrian Demack reports from Brisbane .. and Jeremy Ruane from NZ

[ Match report .... ]

NYL: 2011-2012 Season
Round 4 in Review

14/11/2010
Zee Ko


'Ruthless Heart Down Jets' - BOTN was pitch side as Melbourne Heart Youths were impressive against the Newcastle Jets ..
Review by Zee Ko ...

[ More ...]

A-League: Round 6
Heart Break Jets’ Wings

12/11/2011


Melbourne Heart 3 - Newcastle Jets 0



In a 19-minute period, the Melbourne Heart have put three goals past the Newcastle Jets to secure a solid victory at home. Coach John Van’t Schip was under a lot of pressure leading up to this match, with only 3 points from 7 matches. A win for the Heart was a must to crawl their way off the bottom of the ladder, which they have done. ..
Shane Derham reports from Melbourne ..

[ Match report .... ]

National Youth League: Round 4
13/11/2011


Melbourne Heart 3 - Newcastle Jets 1


Melbourne Heart has defeated Newcastle Jets 3-1 in a solid victory at John Cain Memorial Park today. Coach John Aloisi praised his senior players saying he was “really happy with their efforts” in what he thought overall was “not a bad performance” ...
Alex Robinson reports from Melbourne
[ Match Report.... ]

A-League: Round 6
Mariners don't take their chances

12/11/2011


Central Coast Mariners 0 - Melbourne Victory 0



The Central Coast Mariners let 2 points slip when they were unable to take any of the many chances they created, ending in a 0-0 draw with visitors Melbourne Victory ..
Chris Dunkerley reports from Gosford ..

[ Match report .... ]

W-League: Round 4
12/11/2011


Newcastle Jets 1 - Sydney FC 4


Newcastle Jets suffered their first loss of the season on Saturday when they somehow managed to allow a solid display in the first half turn into a seven minute rout in the second in front of nearly 1,000 mostly local fans ...
Chris Dunkerley reports from Adamstown
[ Match report .... ]

International Football: Men
Oman 1 - Australia 0

12/11/2011: Australia lost 1-0 to the home side Oman in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Asian Group 'D' Qualifier played this morning Australian Eastern Summer Time. The Socceroos conceded an early goal and could not grab one back. The group remains open and they now play Thailand away. [ Report from The Examiner ...]

A-League: Season 7
Round 6 Preview
11/11/2011


This preview report covers the exciting start of the season and details of HAL Round 6, as well as draws for NYL Round 4, and W-League Round 4. 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 .... ]

Link to HAL7 R6

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

Link to HAL7 R6
A-League 2011/12 Season 7
Premiership

Results & Reports

Round 7
Gold Coast
1
2
Melb Heart
1
1
Newcastle
1
2
Brisbane
2
3
2
2
 

2011/2012 A-League Table

Round 7

#

Team

Pl

Wo

Dr

Lo

Gf

Ga

Dif

Pts

1

Brisbane R

7

5

2

0

18

4

14

17

2

Central Coast

7

3

2

2

8

7

1

11

3

Sydney

7

3

2

2

9

9

0

11

4

Perth Glory

7

3

1

3

7

8

-1

10

5

Heart

7

2

3

2

10

8

1

9

6

Newcastle

7

3

0

4

8

11

-3

9

7

Victory

7

1

5

1

6

6

0

8

8

Adelaide U

7

2

2

3

7

13

-6

8

9

Wellington

7

1

3

3

7

8

-1

6

10

Gold Coast

7

1

2

4

9

13

-3

5

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