Football Australia make statement on Melbourne Derby fiasco

Football Australia CEO James Johnson makes statement on Melbourne Derby which left him ‘horrified and angry’. Saturday night’s match between Melbourne City and Melbourne Victory was abandoned after 20 minutes of play, following a pitch invasion from a number of…

Derby suspended in horrific day for Australian Football

In what should of been a day of the fans coming together and an opportunity to send a message following the controversial decision to move the grand final to Sydney, the game ended in shame. With both sides starting the…

“I really want to get out there and show Melbourne City is the best club in Melbourne”: Callum Talbot gears up for first Melbourne Derby

By Jullian Sardana (@JullianSardana) Melbourne City full-back Callum Talbot is keenly awaiting his first taste of the Melbourne derby on Saturday night. Potentially going up against Melbourne Victory marquee Luis Nani will be the biggest test of his fledgling City…

Key Takeaways: Melbourne City VS Melbourne Victory

Neither Melbourne City or Victory could take the chocolates in the traditional Christmas Melbourne Derby with both sides fighting out a 2-2 draw at AAMI Park. One of the most anticipated Melbourne derby clashes in recent seasons, both sides were…

Popović encourages “passion and noise” amidst fan drama ahead of “special” derby

Melbourne Victory head coach Tony Popović expects his set of loyal fans to bring the heat in tomorrow’s Melbourne Derby at AAMI Park. With over 20,000 people expected to attend the maiden fixture between these sides for the season, tempers…

Late Lleyton Derby Heroics Lift Victory Off Bottom

Melbourne City thought they had a third derby win of the season tonight, but a late Lleyton Brooks equaliser ensured Melbourne Victory have avoided confirming a first-ever last-place finish. City looked too well-drilled for their albeit spirited neighbours, but Brooks’…