Players in any sport always say that the awards handed out to them by their peers are the ones they value most.
Chris Dutton Any push for a Canberra A-League team will need to gather momentum soon as the FFA investigates expansion.
Michael Lynch For Harry Kewell, a decorated playing career is now in the past and coaching is his new obsession.
Michael Lynch Diving culture? What diving culture? If you want to see top level diving and simulation, don't look at the A-League - look to Spain for players making hilarious efforts to con referees and gain an advantage.
Michael Lynch It's all ended in tears for Ernie Merrick in New Zealand.
Chris Dutton Canberra United launched a late charge to beat Adelaide on Saturday night, but had to settle for a 2-2 draw in their W-League clash.
Michael Lynch Melbourne City have come through the biggest week of their six-year history having earned their first ever trophy and in second spot on the A-League ladder, but coach John van 't Schip knows there will be no resting on their laurels.
Dominic Bossi Nico Martinez was frustrated by the work-rate required of him on the training ground when he arrived at Western Sydney. Today he credits that as the reason why he's lighting up the A-League.
Michael Lynch Nothing is as ugly as when friends fall out. Confidences held, secrets shared, dreams forged together and ambitions held in unison suddenly all seem worthless when friendship turns to indifference at best, or enmity at worst.
Michael Lynch The war of words between Melbourne City coach John van 't Schip and his Brisbane Roar counterpart John Aloisi erupted following their 1-1 draw.