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#A-League

# a-league - This year 2022

Ex-Derry and Shamrock Rovers midfielder McEneff set to join Perth Glory
# Hearts Will Go On
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# Hearts Will Go On

Ex-Derry and Shamrock Rovers midfielder McEneff set to join Perth Glory

Jul 18th 2022, 11:19 AM 4,033 Views 1 Comment

The Derry-born midfielder is set to trade Scotland for Australia.

Former Man United winger joins Australian side in major coup
# New Chapter
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# New Chapter

Former Man United winger joins Australian side in major coup

Jul 12th 2022, 7:52 AM 16,923 Views 4 Comments

Luis Nani won four Premier League titles with the Old Trafford outfit.

# a-league - Last year 2021

Daniel Sturridge plays his first professional game in nearly two years
# Glory Days
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# Glory Days

Daniel Sturridge plays his first professional game in nearly two years

Nov 20th 2021, 2:28 PM 15,897 Views 4 Comments

The ex-Liverpool striker made his Perth Glory debut in today’s 1-1 draw with Adelaide United.

Australian Cavallo becomes first A-League player to come out as gay
# Role Model
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# Role Model

Australian Cavallo becomes first A-League player to come out as gay

Oct 27th 2021, 8:15 AM 19,727 Views 10 Comments

“I’m a footballer and I’m gay,” the 21-year-old declared on social media.

Former Liverpool striker Sturridge signs for Perth Glory
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Former Liverpool striker Sturridge signs for Perth Glory

Oct 1st 2021, 8:20 AM 6,485 Views 4 Comments

The 32-year-old was banned for four months last year for breaching betting regulations.

Keogh wins A-League Goal of the Year award with stunning long-range effort
# Glory Days
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# Glory Days

Keogh wins A-League Goal of the Year award with stunning long-range effort

Jun 23rd 2021, 4:41 PM 4,558 Views 3 Comments

Recognition in Australia for the 35-year-old Dubliner.

A-League side bids farewell to Irish striker Roy O'Donovan
# Roy The Boy
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# Roy The Boy

A-League side bids farewell to Irish striker Roy O'Donovan

Jun 11th 2021, 12:55 PM 7,758 Views 1 Comment

The 35-year-old Corkman became the second-highest goalscorer in Newcastle Jets’ history.

Incredible long-range effort the highlight as Irish international Keogh scores four
# Glory Days
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# Glory Days

Incredible long-range effort the highlight as Irish international Keogh scores four

May 16th 2021, 1:10 PM 10,232 Views 2 Comments

The striker ended his A-League goal drought in emphatic fashion today for Perth Glory.

O'Donovan's superb goal not enough as Irish strikers square off in the A-League
# Glory Days
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# Glory Days

O'Donovan's superb goal not enough as Irish strikers square off in the A-League

Mar 27th 2021, 4:02 PM 4,388 Views 1 Comment

Andy Keogh’s Perth Glory overcame Newcastle Jets.

Irish striker's 50th A-League goal seals Newcastle Jets' first win of the season
# Jet Setter
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# Jet Setter

Irish striker's 50th A-League goal seals Newcastle Jets' first win of the season

Jan 24th 2021, 10:34 AM 9,206 Views 0 Comments

Former Cork City and Sunderland man Roy O’Donovan found the net against Wellington Phoenix.

# a-league - All time

Irish international striker Andy Keogh returns for a third spell in the A-League
# Glory Days
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# Glory Days

Irish international striker Andy Keogh returns for a third spell in the A-League

Oct 19th 2020, 10:28 AM 6,467 Views 6 Comments

Following stints in Saudi Arabia and India, the 34-year-old Dubliner is back at Perth Glory.

Irish midfielder O'Shea earns place in A-League Team of the Season
# Recognition
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# Recognition

Irish midfielder O'Shea earns place in A-League Team of the Season

Aug 21st 2020, 6:18 PM 9,101 Views 0 Comments

The 32-year-old Dubliner has shown up well during his inaugural season down in Australia.

Football returns for ex-Ireland striker with 88th-minute equaliser in the A-League
# Simon Says
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# Simon Says

Football returns for ex-Ireland striker with 88th-minute equaliser in the A-League

Jul 27th 2020, 4:55 PM 7,170 Views 0 Comments

Simon Cox earned a point for Western Sydney Wanderers in their first game since the season was halted.

Irish striker O'Donovan believes Fowler was 'selfish' for not returning to A-League
# Coronavirus
From The42
# Coronavirus

Irish striker O'Donovan believes Fowler was 'selfish' for not returning to A-League

Jul 15th 2020, 10:59 AM 9,548 Views 3 Comments

The Liverpool legend managed Brisbane Roar before the pandemic.

Robbie Fowler to leave role as Brisbane Roar manager due to coronavirus pandemic
# God
From The42
# God

Robbie Fowler to leave role as Brisbane Roar manager due to coronavirus pandemic

Jun 29th 2020, 8:57 AM 6,784 Views 6 Comments

The team were fourth in the A-League when the 2019-20 season was suspended in March.

Hoolahan leaves Newcastle Jets but his A-League stint may not be over
# Weso
From The42
# Weso

Hoolahan leaves Newcastle Jets but his A-League stint may not be over

Jun 26th 2020, 12:11 PM 6,796 Views 1 Comment

The former Republic of Ireland international won’t be returning to Australia for the season’s restart.

'Mission impossible' - Australia's A-League finally pulls the plug
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

'Mission impossible' - Australia's A-League finally pulls the plug

Mar 24th 2020, 10:22 AM 2,344 Views 2 Comments

A quartet who have represented Ireland play their football in Australia.

Business as usual for the Irish duo who've played three games in the last nine days
# Private Jets
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# Private Jets

Business as usual for the Irish duo who've played three games in the last nine days

Updated Mar 23rd 2020, 8:26 PM 37,928 Views 5 Comments

Roy O’Donovan and Wes Hoolahan were in A-League action again today for Newcastle Jets.

Victory for Hoolahan and O'Donovan as football continues in Australia
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Victory for Hoolahan and O'Donovan as football continues in Australia

Mar 15th 2020, 12:20 PM 5,167 Views 0 Comments

Roy O’Donovan opened the scoring for Newcastle Jets in today’s win against Adelaide United.

Former League of Ireland rivals joining forces on the other side of the world
# Jets 2
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# Jets 2

Former League of Ireland rivals joining forces on the other side of the world

Feb 8th 2020, 10:00 AM 6,405 Views 0 Comments

Roy O’Donovan and Wes Hoolahan have become team-mates at A-League outfit Newcastle Jets.

New gaffer for Hoolahan and O'Donovan as former Wales international takes A-League gig
# Here's To You
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# Here's To You

New gaffer for Hoolahan and O'Donovan as former Wales international takes A-League gig

Feb 6th 2020, 4:15 PM 6,361 Views 2 Comments

Carl Robinson has been appointed head coach at Newcastle Jets.

Roy O'Donovan's stint under Robbie Fowler has come to a premature end
# Roy Of The Roar
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# Roy Of The Roar

Roy O'Donovan's stint under Robbie Fowler has come to a premature end

Updated Jan 31st 2020, 1:05 PM 12,626 Views 2 Comments

The Liverpool legend made the Irish striker his first signing as manager of Brisbane Roar last summer.

Irish striker's hat-trick helps Fowler to first A-League win with Brisbane Roar
# Back Of The Net
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# Back Of The Net

Irish striker's hat-trick helps Fowler to first A-League win with Brisbane Roar

Nov 17th 2019, 11:47 AM 11,171 Views 4 Comments

Roy O’Donovan helped his side rally from 2-0 down to secure the win.

Fowler spared defeat in first A-League game as manager by Irish striker’s last-gasp goal
# Roy Of The Roar
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# Roy Of The Roar

Fowler spared defeat in first A-League game as manager by Irish striker’s last-gasp goal

Oct 13th 2019, 12:31 PM 12,241 Views 2 Comments

Roy O’Donovan marked his first A-League outing as a Brisbane Roar player with a stoppage-time equaliser.

Newcastle Jets confirm signing of Wes Hoolahan
# Wessi
From The42
# Wessi

Newcastle Jets confirm signing of Wes Hoolahan

Aug 9th 2019, 7:58 AM 27,295 Views 14 Comments

The former Irish international signed a one-year deal with the Australian club.

Irish midfielder's goal helps Fowler make winning start against A-League champions
# Up Roar
From The42
# Up Roar

Irish midfielder's goal helps Fowler make winning start against A-League champions

Aug 7th 2019, 1:29 PM 9,087 Views 1 Comment

Jay O’Shea scored for Brisbane Roar today in their victory against Sydney FC in the FFA Cup.

Irish midfielder heads to Australia to join Robbie Fowler's Brisbane Roar
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Irish midfielder heads to Australia to join Robbie Fowler's Brisbane Roar

Jun 28th 2019, 2:14 PM 8,435 Views 0 Comments

Jay O’Shea helped Bury to League One promotion last year.

Cillian Sheridan on the move after stint with A-League side comes to an end
# Order Of The Phoenix
From The42
# Order Of The Phoenix

Cillian Sheridan on the move after stint with A-League side comes to an end

May 20th 2019, 12:28 PM 8,140 Views 4 Comments

The Irish striker joined Wellington Phoenix in January, having left Polish club Jagiellonia Białystok.

Andy Keogh's bid to become the second Irish winner of the A-League ends in disappointment
# The Edge Of Glory
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# The Edge Of Glory

Andy Keogh's bid to become the second Irish winner of the A-League ends in disappointment

May 19th 2019, 2:10 PM 8,126 Views 5 Comments

The former Ireland striker saw his penalty saved in a shootout as Perth Glory lost to Sydney FC.

Irish striker O'Donovan leaving A-League club after contract talks break down
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Irish striker O'Donovan leaving A-League club after contract talks break down

May 6th 2019, 9:09 AM 9,758 Views 7 Comments

Newcastle Jets announced they have withdrawn their contract offer for the Cork native.

French midfielder scores magnificently-cheeky penalty in front of new manager Robbie Fowler
# Along The Ground
From The42
# Along The Ground

French midfielder scores magnificently-cheeky penalty in front of new manager Robbie Fowler

Apr 25th 2019, 3:52 PM 10,123 Views 5 Comments

Did Brisbane Roar’s Eric Bautheac mean it though?

Liverpool great Fowler named head coach of A-League side Brisbane Roar
# Land Down Under
From The42
# Land Down Under

Liverpool great Fowler named head coach of A-League side Brisbane Roar

Apr 23rd 2019, 7:43 AM 3,733 Views 4 Comments

Brisbane Roar confirmed the appointment overnight.

'Don't be the sheep, be the shepherd' - Cillian Sheridan shines on A-League debut
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

'Don't be the sheep, be the shepherd' - Cillian Sheridan shines on A-League debut

Jan 8th 2019, 8:37 PM 12,827 Views 2 Comments

The Cavan man well and truly caught the eye on the other side of the world.

'I want to move on. I’m sick of hearing about it' - O'Donovan set to return from 10-match ban
# Jetlag
From The42
# Jetlag

'I want to move on. I’m sick of hearing about it' - O'Donovan set to return from 10-match ban

Dec 19th 2018, 12:22 PM 11,376 Views 2 Comments

The Irish striker was sent off in last season’s A-League Grand Final.

Andy Keogh recalls his prolific partnership with an 18-year-old Harry Kane
# Special K
From The42
# Special K

Andy Keogh recalls his prolific partnership with an 18-year-old Harry Kane

Nov 6th 2018, 2:43 PM 7,242 Views 1 Comment

The pair’s impressive goal haul proved crucial as Millwall avoided relegation from the Championship in 2012.

Andy Keogh scores again to help Perth Glory to the top of the A-League
# In Form
From The42
# In Form

Andy Keogh scores again to help Perth Glory to the top of the A-League

Nov 3rd 2018, 3:42 PM 4,257 Views 3 Comments

The Ireland international was pivotal as 10-man Perth Glory overcame Brisbane Roar earlier today.

It's over: Usain Bolt's Australian football dream collapses
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

It's over: Usain Bolt's Australian football dream collapses

Nov 2nd 2018, 10:29 AM 12,093 Views 4 Comments

The eight-time Olympic champion had been trying out with the A-League side.

Jamaica chief tips Bolt for call-up if he adds 'flair' to his game
# Man At Work
From The42
# Man At Work

Jamaica chief tips Bolt for call-up if he adds 'flair' to his game

Oct 31st 2018, 6:54 PM 5,157 Views 6 Comments

Jamaica could give Usain Bolt an international call-up, but their Football Federation’s president wants to see improvements.

Andy Keogh says Usain Bolt's first touch is 'like a trampoline' after arrival in Australia
# Bounce Bounce
From The42
# Bounce Bounce

Andy Keogh says Usain Bolt's first touch is 'like a trampoline' after arrival in Australia

Oct 26th 2018, 8:22 PM 12,572 Views 10 Comments

The Ireland striker said the Olympic gold medalist’s presence in the A-League was ‘like a kick in the teeth’.

A-League contract offer to Usain Bolt worth 'much less' than he expected
# Trials And Tribulations
From The42
# Trials And Tribulations

A-League contract offer to Usain Bolt worth 'much less' than he expected

Oct 22nd 2018, 11:18 AM 12,108 Views 13 Comments

“Football purists would say if you have some money to invest, we don’t think you should put it into a trialist…”

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