Today I’m joined by Matthew Galea to give an update on Melbourne Heart and chat a bit about what needs to change for the league’s tenth place team if they are to make a case for finals football this season.
The A-League US podcast returns with special guest James from Victory Blog and Victorycast. We look back at Melbourne Victory’s first win of the season, Archie Thompson’s goal, the role of Harry Kewell to this point and what it might take to take points from Brisbane Roar this weekend.
On today’s A-League US pod, Pete Nowakowski of The Football Sack and Beyond the 90 joins me to preview the Adelaide United and Melbourne Victory tie coming up on Friday. We chat about each side’s Round 1 performance, the impact of the return of Carlos Hernández and the importance of another full ground.
Today I’m joined by proper football journalist Paddy Higgs to discuss the much-anticipated return of the A-League. Among the topics of conversation are the ballyhooed debuts of Harry Kewell and Brett Emerton, the relative states of league-wide defense and goalkeeping, the plight of Gold Coast United and more.
The A-LeagueUS Podcast debuts with a special preview of Australian football. With the A-League set to kick off its 2011/12 season on Saturday (Friday, here in the US), I spoke with BackPageFootball.com co-editor Neil Sherwin. We chatted about the impact of Harry Kewell and Brett Emerton, the damage done by the collapse of North Queensland Fury and which clubs Neil tips for the top and bottom of the league. Have a listen for everything you need to know ahead of this, the A-League’s seventh season.