Category Archives: International

Matlidas squad named for Korea friendly

The Matildas will blend youth and experience when they take on Korea Republic in their final hit out before the Olympic qualifying tournament next weekend. Of the 20-player squad, six players have

Wanderers come up short at home in the ACL

By Corinthian (Paul Green): ASIAN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE MATCH REPORTS 2015 Tuesday 3rd March 2015 – Parramatta Stadium WESTERN SYDNEY WANDERERS FC 2 (Iacopo La Rocca 56′, Romeo Castelen 90’+5) lost to GUANGZHOU

Matildas extend sequence despite Ferns’ fightback

by Jeremy Ruane: with the compliments of www.sportswebsoccer.com Women’s International Friendly – Tri-Match Series 2015 Friday 13 February, 2015 – Bill McKinlay Park, Auckland, New Zealand New Zealand 2 (Gregorius 56′,83′) lost

Matildas stave off Korean onslaught for a win

by Jeremy Ruane: with the compliments of www.sportswebsoccer.com Women’s International Friendly – Tri-Match Series 2015 Tuesday 10 February, 2015 – Bill McKinlay Park, Auckland, New Zealand Australia 2 (Clare Polkinghorne 11′, Michelle

Australia is now Asian Cup winner, all around

Editorial: The magnificent achievements of Australia’s men’s football team to join their female counterparts as winners of an Asian nations Cup is well recorded and analysed in Australia’s football and general media.

Farewell Johnny Warren (1943-2004) – republished from BOTN 2004

By Talia Cerritelli, Ray Gatt and Chris DunkerleyThe Australian football great Johnny Warren died on 6 November 2004.  Back of the Net published three pieces together in tribute. These are republished by

FFA Cup 2014 – final 32 draw

Reigning Hyundai A-League 2014 champions Brisbane Roar will head west to take on Western Australian NPL club Stirling Lions in the first round of the Westfield FFA Cup following the draw which

Central Coast Slip Up

by Chris Dunkerley: AFC Asian Champions League – Group F – Game 5 – Home Leg 7:30pm, Wednesday 16 April, 2014 at Central Coast Stadium, Gosford. . Central Coast Mariners FC 0

Melbourne record famous Victory

by Tomasz Ng: AFC Champions League 2014, Group Stage – Matchday 5 7:30pm, Tuesday 15 April – Docklands Stadium, Melbourne Melbourne Victory FC 2 (Mark Milligan 2’,  James Troisi 90’+2) Defeated Guangzhou

Brasil edge Matildas

By Chris Dunkerley: Women’s International Friendly 3pm, Sunday 6 April, 2014 Queensland Sports Academy & Athletic Centre, Brisbane Australia 0 lost to Brasil 1 (Debora Oliviera 68′) Australia’s senior women’s football team,