Why Riera's striking FFA Cup record should have Sydney FC on red alert
The FFA Cup goes up a notch on Saturday night as the Sydney Derby takes centre stage for a spot in the Final. It's one of the biggest matches in the competition's history, and Western Sydney Wanderers have just the man for the occasion. In Oriol Riera, Markus Babbel can cal
Cracking cup rivalries to set the Sydney Derby mood
The FFA Cup's first Sydney Derby is just around the corner and to help get in the mood we're looking abroad for inspiration. Derby dates help make the game great and there's always an extra edge when all-or-nothing knockout stakes are attached. From an impossibly long list,
Shootout tension and stunning fightbacks: Best derbies in FFA Cup history
Panthers Stadium in Penrith will be the backdrop when the Sydney Derby comes to the FFA Cup for the first time on Saturday night. It's set to be a cracking contest as the two clubs compete for a place in the Final, where either Adelaide United or Bentleigh Greens will be waiti
Explainer: How the host city for the FFA Cup Final is decided
Just four teams are left standing in the FFA Cup ahead of a huge weekend of Semi-Final action. Adelaide United visit Bentleigh Greens in the first match on Friday, before Panthers Stadium in Penrith plays host to a highly anticipated derby between Western Sydney Wanderers and
'We should reach the final': Isaias confident for Reds' FFA Cup semi
Adelaide United skipper Isaias says the Reds won't underestimate Bentleigh Greens in Friday night's FFA Cup 2018 FFA Cup Semi-Final but admits his side expects to reach a second straight decider. Marco Kurz's men face a tricky trip to Kingston Heath to take on the Victorian NP
Bridge backs Wanderers fans to have Penrith red, black and rocking
Mark Bridge has warned Sydney FC to expect a deafening atmosphere when Western Sydney Wanderers take Saturday's blockbuster FFA Cup Semi Final to Panthers Stadium. The two rivals are set to meet in the competition for the first time as they battle for a place in the decider.
A defence like no other: can an unpenetrated Adelaide keep it going?
Adelaide are into the FFA Cup Semi-Finals for the third time in their history. Under the guidance of Marco Kurz for the second season and with a second off-season to cement his ideas, United seem to be taking the message on board. BE...NTLEIGH: Can the Greens become the first
The match that divides a city: three of the best Sydney derbies
There have been some absolutely thrilling scenes at Sydney Derby’s since the Western Sydney Wanderers entered the competition back in 2012/13. Think the likes of marquee mammoths Alessandro Del Piero and Shinji Ono doing battle, or the sell-out crowds in Sydney. BENTLEIGH:
Can Bentleigh become the first ever NPL finalists?
It’s a first in FFA Cup history: a member federation club has qualified for the Semi Finals for the second time. Backing up their run to the inaugural final four back in 2014 is NPL Victoria’s Bentleigh Greens, who knocked off divisional rivals Heidelberg United to get this fa
FFA Cup Quarter Finals in numbers
The FFA Cup is down to a race in four with two clubs still in contention to lift the trophy for the second time following a keenly contested couple of matchdays. Adelaide United and Sydney FC overcame APIA Leichhardt and Avondale FC respectively to keep alive their hopes of ad
NPL players that impressed in the FFA Cup Quarter Finals
We're nearing the pointy end of the FFA Cup and one last Member Federation club is left standing. Bentleigh Greens will compete in the Semi Finals for the second time in their history after edging out fellow Victorian side Heidelberg United. They're far from the only Nation
FFA Cup 2019 spot up for grabs this Sunday
We will find out our first non-Hyundai A-League FFA Cup 2019 entrant this Sunday when the NPL Grand Final takes place in Adelaide. ... Campbelltown City, the South Australian NPL winners, and Lions FC, the Queensland NPL winners, will battle it out to become NPL Finals Series Cha
Gallery: Best shots from night two of the FFA Cup Quarter Finals
The FFA Cup 2018 Semi Finals have been locked in after Adelaide United and Bentleigh Greens advanced through tight and tense affairs on Wednesday night. Craig Goodwin's sensational thunderbolt sparked APIA Leichhardt's downfall while Jacob Alexander's composed late finish sent
Where does Goodwin's rocket rank among FFA Cup's best long-range bombs?
Adelaide United needed one of the great FFA Cup goals from Craig Goodwin to help see off APIA Leichhardt in the Quarter Finals on Wednesday night. With scores level in the second half, the fringe Caltex Socceroo took it upon himself to unleash an absolute rocket into the top l
FFA Cup 2018 Semi Final Schedule Confirmed
Football Federation Australia (FFA) today confirmed that the Sydney Derby FFA Cup 2018 Semi Final will be played at Panthers Stadium on Saturday 6 October (Kick-Off 7:30pm). The Bentleigh Greens SC will host Adelaide United in the other FFA Cup 2018 Semi Final at Kingston Heat