|Football Federation Australia|
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2019 06 03 Retrieve
[In their statement on Friday, the FFA stressed that Heather Reid’s comments at the time of Stajcic’s sacking didn’t impact their decision to part ways with the coach] FFA by this statement wishes to make clear that Alen Stajcic’s contract was not terminated on the basis that he had breached his contract or had engaged in any misconduct. Any inference that has been drawn about these being reasons for Alen’s contract termination is wrong. FFA acknowledges that some of the speculation about the termination of Alen’s contract was caused by statements made by one of its directors, Heather Reid. These statements were not made on behalf of FFA and did not reflect the decision of the Board or the reasons why it made that decision
: 2019 06 20 Football Federation Australia (FFA) has outlined plans for a national second division below the A-League, which would potentially come into effect in 2021-22
: 2019 06 22 Australia will be out to secure their place in the Women’s World Cup quarter-finals for a fourth straight tournament when they play Norway on June 23 at the Allianz Riviera. The Matildas advanced to the knockout stages with a 4-1 win over Jamaica which saw them finish second in Group C following a loss to Italy and a victory against Brazil.
: 2019 06 22b Australia had a controversial penalty decision overturned in the first-half of their Round of 16 clash against Norway at the Women’s World Cup with the use of VAR once again dividing opinion
: 2019 06 22c Australia’s defensive woes sent them crashing out of the Women’s World Cup in a heart-breaking penalty shootout defeat to Norway, with even their world-class attacker Sam Kerr faltering, missing her spot-kick
2019 06 27 Retrieve
[Australia has officially set its sights on a potential 2034 World Cup bid after Football Federation Australia confirmed discussions have been held with Indonesia] Football Federation Australia confirms it has held discussions with the Indonesia Football Association (PSSI) about the possibility to jointly bid for the 2034 FIFA World Cup. An Indonesia-Australia joint bid was also discussed at last week’s ASEAN Football Federation Council Meeting in Laos. FFA welcomes the opportunity to further discuss a ASEAN bid for the 2034 FIFA World Cup with fellow Member Associations in the region.
2020 03 25 Retrieve
[Wellington Phoenix’s Tim Payne charged with drink driving after allegedly escaping coronavirus lockdown in golf cart] Football Federation Australia (FFA) has this evening been made aware of a report regarding two Wellington Phoenix FC players. FFA is investigating the matter, which is being taken very seriously. If any misconduct is found to have occurred, FFA will be swift in taking action under the FFA National Code of Conduct. FFA is not in a position to comment further at this time