Gallop: Ratings not telling the true A-League story

FFA CEO David Gallop hasn’t masked the massive issues facing the A-League, as Australia’s premier domestic soccer competition continues its almighty slump. The A-League has suffered through low television ratings and minimal crowds this season, as it has gotten lost amid the congested Australian sporting market. While admitting that aspect is a barrier the league…

City Hold Off Roar Attack

Melbourne City have held off a fast finishing Brisbane Roar attack with a 2-1 win at Suncorp Stadium on Sunday night. Roar looked dangerous, but City’s midfield bringing the pressure in the front third wasn’t enough for the home side. The home side started brilliantly with forward Massimo Maccarone providing the first strike through an…

McCormack Denied Fairytale

Outgoing Melbourne City striker Ross McCormack could’ve ended his tenure at the club with a fairytale finish. The on-loan striker from Aston Villa couldn’t get the decisive goal that would have given City the three points. Jets centre back Nikolai Topor-Stanley got the visitors off to a fantastic start 180 seconds into the game, scoring…