Toure turns up for Adelaide

The FFA Cup reigning champions met Olympic at their ‘cursed’ ground, Perry Park on a Windy Queensland Winter’s night. The same ground they lost to Redlands United during their hangover season, after winning the A-League double. With Olympic out of their comfort zone, away from home themselves, there were no widely publicised yiros’s or other… Continue reading Toure turns up for Adelaide

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Croatian Men Struggle To Make An Impact In Wet Conditions

Oh, what a knight! Adelaide United have avoided a Round of 32 duck following their 5-2 victory against the Melbourne Knights on an evening that bought us perfect weather for ducks #thingswhitepeoplesay. Us Gen Y’s have waited over a decade for some epic sequels: Toy Story 3, The Incredibles, and Adelaide United against Melbourne Knights… Continue reading Croatian Men Struggle To Make An Impact In Wet Conditions

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Melbourne Victory Can’t Keep It Up Against The Newcastle Jets

Picture this, a cold wet miserable Wednesday in Melbourne and I was bouncing around like the Duracell Bunny telling anyone who would listen to me that “football is back!!!” Melbourne Victory (FINALLY!) had a home FFA Cup Rd of 32 fixture and in an offseason that seemed to last forever I was nervously excited heading… Continue reading Melbourne Victory Can’t Keep It Up Against The Newcastle Jets

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The Mariners Marinate Maitland

It’s the second week of R32 matches with two HAL teams in action this week. As always, I was hoping to see an NPL team take down an A-League goliath but instead I chose to watch an NPL team attempt to take down everyone’s favourite wooden spooners, the Mariners.  Maitland started this week strong with… Continue reading The Mariners Marinate Maitland

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