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Around the Forums – Dark times

“I think the ball is in (Phoenix’s) court. We’re ambitious for the growth of the A-League. You can’t expect to squat on a license.” – David Gallop… 1,820 more words


Death By Numbers

Once again football in Australia has proven that it is it’s own worst enemy. The recent decision to not renew the Wellington Phoenix licence for their requested ten years is one that beggars belief. 1,105 more words


The Ballad of David Gallop: Why I no longer cry at the end of Summer.

November 30, 2014. It’s early Sunday evening in Sydney and David Gallop is looking forward to a quiet night in with a six pack and a meat lover’s pizza. 1,341 more words


A Bad Start to The Week.

It looks like it is going to be a tough week for the Football Federation of Australia. First they have to try and find out what was discussed by all of the A-League club owners at the meeting in Abu Dhabi at the weekend, a meeting convened by the City Football Group, owners of Melbourne City. 359 more words


What happened to Saturday afternoon NRL?

Rugby League

May 22, 2012

For years, rugby league fans have been treated to “NRL Super Saturday” on Fox, with three games across the evening. However, with the first match kicking off at 5:30pm, there have been no Saturday afternoon matches. 980 more words

Has David Gallop outperformed Ben Buckley?


October 29, 2013

David Gallop is fast approaching his first year anniversary as the FFA CEO. Former NRL supremo Gallop succeeded in the post after it was left vacanted from Ben Buckley, who resigned after negotiating the TV deal for the A-League and the Socceroos. 1,061 more words