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Berisha continues to shine for in-form Victory


Besart Berisha might well be the finest player to have ever played in the A-League and the Melbourne Victory star once again showed just how good he is.

While there have been more high profile and talented players …

Cahill proves there’s life in the old dog



When Tim Cahill made his long-awaited return to Australia, many felt the Socceroos legend had come home a year or two too late to really have an impact. Halfway …

Janjetovic joins Western Sydney


Sydney FC goalkeeper Vedran Janjetovic has signed an 18-month deal with cross-town rivals, Western Sydney Wanderers.

Janjetovic was granted personal leave by the club last month and has since been granted a release by the Sky …

Frank Lampard could be set for A-League move


Frank Lampard has been linked with a move to the A-League where he could be set to join Melbourne City, the club owned by City Football Group.

Lampard has previously played for Manchester City and more recently New York City, two clubs who share the same owners at Melbourne City so a transfer to the Australian side would not be a difficult transition to make.

At the age of 38, Lampard has yet to commit on his future, however, the former England international is unlikely to be able to sign for a major club …

Can Okon revive the Mariners’ fortunes?

okonysCentral Coast Mariners appointed former Australia captain Paul Okon as their new manager this week, following a disastrous 2015/16 season.

The Mariners finished rock bottom of the A-League, accumulating just 13 points from their 27 matches, the lowest tally in the club’s history. As a result, Tony Walmsley’s tenure was ended after just one season in charge, paving the way for Okon to sign a two-year contract.

The former Socceroos skipper has a huge task ahead of him to reverse the fortunes of the team, with just five weeks before the start of the …

Luck is no coincidence (sponsored)

kisnorboarmsFootball is a sport with countless variables.

While it may seem as simple as eleven players on a pitch fighting it out against eleven others to score the most goals in ninety minutes, it is not always that simple.
More than just the players on the pitch and the coaching tactics on game day come into winning a game of football.

There are over seven million points of data that can be collected in any ten minutes of a football match.

These points of data …

A-League clubs on alert as Bulut opens door

Fiery Australian forward Kerem Bulut has put a host of A-League club on high alert after finally bringing an end to his Greek nightmare. After going unpaid for five months due to the financial troubles in the country, the 24-year old was able to negotiate a release from his contract with Super League side Iraklis, ending …

Monday Roundup: Semi Finals

roundup_articleJustin is joined once again by Ultimate A-League and FourFourTwo’s Kristian Dwyer to recap Semi Final week in the A-League, the Premier’s Plate “presentation”, and look ahead to a much anticipated A-League Grand Final next Sunday at the Adelaide Oval.

Visit ultimatealeague.com for more, or follow us on Twitter (@ultimatealeague), Instagram (@ultimatealeague) or Facebook (fb.com/ultimatealeague).

Host: Justin Tickner (twitter).

Guest: Kristian Dwyer,
FourFourTwo (twitter).

Length: 31 minutes, 38 seconds….

Monday Roundup: Elimination Finals

roundup_articleJustin is joined by FourFourTwo, MFootball and UAL contributor Bill Molloy to analyse the two fascinating Elimination Finals we saw over the weekend, chat about the Berisha-Durante saga, and plenty more.

Visit ultimatealeague.com for more, or follow us on Twitter (@ultimatealeague), Instagram (@ultimatealeague) or Facebook (fb.com/ultimatealeague).

Host: Justin Tickner (twitter).

Guest: Bill Molloy,
FourFourTwo and MFootball (twitter).

Length: 31 minutes.


Monday Roundup: Round 27

roundup_articleJustin is joined by Breanna Holden from Outside 90 and Fox Sports on the show this week, as they look back on the final round of the regular season in the A-League, talk some Asian Champions League, and look ahead to the two Elimination Finals coming up next week.

Visit ultimatealeague.com for more, or follow us on Twitter (@ultimatealeague), Instagram (@ultimatealeague) or Facebook (fb.com/ultimatealeague).

Host: Justin Tickner (twitter).

Guest: Breanna Holden,
Outside 90 and Fox Sports (twitter).

Length: 35 minutes, 01 seconds….