The FFA board is likely to turn its back on an expansion big bang when it meets to discuss growing the A-League on Wednesday night.
Brisbane's disappointing A-League start is not where they want to be but the Roar's board are sticking by coach John Aloisi.
Rob Brooks reviews all the weekend A-League action, where two sides moved ahead of the pack due partially to Sydney FC's shock 3-1 loss at home.
Newcastle Jets moved into the A-League top six for the first time this season with a solid 2-0 win over Brisbane Roar.
Swedish striker Ola Toivonen warned Melbourne Victory fans early in the A-League season that he wasn't a prolific goalscorer.
Perth coach Tony Popovic admits even he's surprised by how consistent his team has been this season but says it's too early to get carried away.
Perth Glory coach Tony Popovic is optimistic Matthew Spiranovic has escaped serious injury despite the defender limping off in the 1-0 win.
Melbourne Victory stretched their A-League winning streak to five with Ola Toivonen steering them to a 2-0 defeat of Adelaide United.
Wellington posted a massive A-League win with a 3-1 away victory over Sydney FC at Jubilee Stadium.
Central Coast's worst start to an A-League season continued with their 2-0 loss to Western Sydney extending their winless run to seven games.
Bruno Fornaroli's stay outside the Melbourne City first team will extend to a third week, again over a perceived lack of commitment in training.
Markus Babbel concedes his struggling Western Sydney Wanderers outfit lacks leadership after a disappointing start to the season.
Having returned to the A-League after an ill-fated European adventure, Curtis Good says he's now ready to make a first start in almost five years.
Carl Valeri says Keisuke Honda the best player to have graced the A-League but Lawrence Thomas isn't so sure -- he'd just prefer to watch and learn.
The Victorian Government has a week to decide whether it will fund a $150m stadium in Dandenong and deliver football's heartland an expansion side.
Newcastle's attacking crisis could cop another blow with marquee man Ronald Vargas battling a groin issue before Sunday's match against Brisbane.
Wellington Phoenix have been told the decision to show a red card to defender Ryan Lowry in their 1-1 A-League draw with Perth was a mistake.
Sydney FC want to extend the contract of Brandon O'Neill but the central midfielder has aspirations to play abroad.
As Perth slipped up, a contender emerged with one of the most commanding performances this season. Rob Brooks reviews another wild A-League weekend.