Michael Lynch There are games when coaches really earn their money, and for John Van't Schip Friday night's clash between his Melbourne City team and high flying Adelaide United was certainly one of them.
Michael Lynch Archie Thompson was due to play his 200th game for Victory in Brisbane last weekend, but the storm clouds that caused that game to be postponed have now enabled him to mark that milestone in front of his own fans in his own home city.
Michael Lynch Melbourne City coach John van 't Schip believes that his side's 3-1 win over high-riding Adelaide United on Friday night could ignite their push for a finals berth in the closing weeks of the A-League season.
Michael Lynch Melbourne City has broken its goal drought in style and leapt up to sixth position on the A-League ladder after coming from behind to see off high flying Adelaide United 3-1 at AAMI Park on Friday night.
Sebastian Hassett They say ladder position doesn't matter going into a derby, and while that's usually true, it is the defining talking point going into Saturday night's Sydney derby.
Michael Lynch Patience, practice, commitment and dedication have been the hallmarks of Mark Bresciano's career at both club level and in the green and gold of Australia.
Ante Covic In terms of atmosphere, the Sydney derby is without question the biggest rivalry in Australian sport, writes Wanderers keeper Ante Covic.
Dominic Bossi Sydney FC are one step closer to retaining star player Milos Dimitrijevic who revealed he is hoping to win a new contract with the club once he enters negotiations in the coming weeks.
Dominic Bossi Western Sydney Wanderers striker Kerem Bulut could make his debut against his former club Sydney FC in the derby on Saturday night with the Football Federation of Australia set to accept his registration as an injury replacement player.