Kids are constantly learning more than football from the beautiful game

There is something special about driving into a cold and empty football field, the smell of the grass after a light shower, watching parents drive in and drop off their child to training, but it’s when the groundsman turns on the lights for the 7:00pm training session where the night truly begins. Rydalmere Park, in Sydney’s West plays host to National Premier League (NPL) 2 side Rydalmere Lions … Continue reading Kids are constantly learning more than football from the beautiful game

Are the Socceroos on a slippery slope?

The latest rankings were released by FIFA over night and there were as always in the world of football quite a few surprises majority of them coming from the African Nations as the AFOCON Tournament drew to a close. Champions Cameroon (33) were the biggest movers and so to Egypt (23). However, closer to home, Australia has slipped a number of places Australia today rank 53 (you know … Continue reading Are the Socceroos on a slippery slope?

This A-League season is flying! A quick round up.

Round 18 of the A-League just passed us and we’re hours away from round 19. It’s quite mind-boggling stuff because this year’s A-League season is flying past us faster than ever. So, where do we stand after 18 rounds in you ask? Well, Sydney FC have taken first place and have run with it with no signs of slowing down (don’t take this literally), second, … Continue reading This A-League season is flying! A quick round up.