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24 September 2018 4:48 AM Melbourne City confirm Kellond Knight and Butt as they aim at fourth W-League

Melbourne City has carried all before it in the W-League for the past three seasons, and is hoping that it can continue to set the standard even with the loss of its captain coach from last season, Jess Fishlock, and Matildas defender Alanna Kennedy. In place of that high profile pair they have recruited Matildas stars Elise Kellond-Knight and Tameka 5

21 September 2018 9:01 AM Capital Football board resolve to discuss Canberra clubs' grievances

The ball is in Capital Football's court after the board met with the Canberra premier league club presidents, but the issues discussed remain unresolved. Now it will be up to the governing body to decide what they'll do next when they hold their next board meeting next week, having undertaken to revisit the open and frank discussions that were held with the presidents 6

19 September 2018 11:47 AM Wanderers hold off City fightback to progress to FFA Cup semi-final

Riley McGree's shot was well blocked by Wanderers goalkeeper Danijel Nizic only for Wanderers fullback Josh Risdon to handle as the ball came back towards goal. Fornaroli strolled forward but his approach was far too casual and although he sent Nizic the wrong way his softly struck penalty went wide of the post. When spot kicks like that come off, the taker 10

11 September 2018 4:34 AM Canberra A-League bid strikes deal with Asia soccer powerhouse

The Canberra A-League bid has added an Asian powerhouse to their campaign for a licence, firing another reminder to officials about the strength of the capital's proposal. Hong Kong Football Club director of operations Tony Sealy has joined the Canberra bid team's advisory board and said a team in the city would be of high interest to Chinese businesses 23

10 September 2018 2:00 PM WNBL back on FTA TV with SBS to simulcast nine Fox Sports games

SBS will simulcast nine Saturday 3pm games live and also live-stream them via SBS On Demand and the SBS Sport website. This season, Fox Sports will continue to broadcast and stream one game a week and also show all finals games live and ad-free. Head of the WNBL, Sally Phillips, said the addition of SBS was a win for the league, which is entering its 38th season 24

10 September 2018 6:27 AM NFL seeks talent in Melbourne

The NFL is coming to Melbourne. No, there won’t be any games played. But Victorian athletes thinking they might have what it takes to make it in the United States will have the chance to show their ability with the NFL to hold a regional testing day in Melbourne this Saturday. The session, to be held at Camberwell Grammar, is one of seven try-out days ahead 22

10 September 2018 4:51 AM Basketball ACT pathway could be stunted by SEABL shutdown

"There’s still a little bit of grey as to the status of SEABL and whatnot, but from my understanding it’s still got one more season in it, hopefully," McEachin said. "You’d love to be able to be down in Victoria to be playing regularly against the big-time players like Dandenong and Nunawading and those kind of teams. "But they don’t want to travel up here, and to be honest 24

10 September 2018 3:19 AM Sami Whitcomb overjoyed after Opals promotion for World Cup

On the verge of a WNBA championship, Australian guard Sami Whitcomb received further good news on Monday as she was elevated to the Opals side for the FIBA Women’s World Cup. Whitcomb was born in America but has made a life in Perth with her wife Kate where she rose from being a WA State League import to become a star in the WNBL with Perth Lynx and then earning 21

9 September 2018 10:55 AM Club presidents call for meeting with Capital Football board

They're also concerned about Brown's decision to introduce an NPL2 competition next year, despite moves in place for the FFA to conduct a review of the premier league structure around the country. It's meant discussions have taken place behind the scenes of the clubs potentially pushing for a vote of no confidence in O'Neill, but that's seen as a drastic 21

9 September 2018 9:39 AM Stunning Gill goal sends Canberra FC into grand final

A stunning Grace Gill free kick has sent Canberra FC into the women's premier league grand final against Belconnen United. Canberra United Academy looked set to be the team going through to the decider at McKellar Park next Sunday, but Canberra FC supersub Zoe Langtry equalised to make it 2-all in the 91st minute. Then Gill curled her free kick into the top corner 17