Tribal Football - Football News, Soccer News, Transfers & Rumours Latest Articles for Adelaide United Mon, 25 Sep 2017 18:39:46 +0000 Tribal Football <![CDATA[How to Keep a Football Fan Entertained Waiting for the New Season]]> <p>The off-season continues to stretch out ahead of us and with the Confederations Cup over, we're facing a few weeks without any proper football to watch.</p><p>While pre-season campaigns will soon be getting under way, with plenty of prestige friendlies lined up, they are not the same as competitive league matches.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 13:17:29 +0000 Carlos Volcano <![CDATA[The Week In Women’s football: Australian W-League reviewed as Perth Glory get set to host Melbourne City]]> <p>We review the recently completed regular season of the Westfield W-League and set the scene for this weekend's Grand Final.</p><p>The Australia's Westfield W-League completed its ninth regular season last weekend in the semiprofessional national league.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Mon, 06 Feb 2017 16:34:10 +0000 Tim Grainey <![CDATA[The Week In Women’s Football: Title holders Melbourne City open account on opening W-League weekend]]> <p>The Australia's Westfield W-League begins its ninth consecutive season this weekend, with the same nine teams as last season in the semiprofessional national league.</p><p>The end-of- season playoffs will see the first placed team host the fourth placed team, and the second placed team at home against the third placed team. The winner of each semi-final will advance to the Grand Final, which will be hosted by the higher ranked of the two teams on Sunday February 12, 2017.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Mon, 07 Nov 2016 16:52:21 +0000 Tim Grainey <![CDATA[Former Barcelona youth Guardiola joins Adelaide United from Granada]]> <p>Adelaide United have signed Sergi Guardiola on a season-long loan from Spanish club Granada.</p><p>The 25-year-old forward joins Guillermo Amor's A-League champions for the 2016/17 season having scored eight goals in 19 matches for Granada's B team this year.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:07:26 +0000 <![CDATA[​Homeless World Cup 2016: Australia lose to Ashes rivals England]]> <p>Bragging rights for the sporting rivalry between Australia and England went to the latter who put six past the Aussies conceding just two at George Square, Glasgow.<br></p><p>The Socceroos then played Chile in Group C, going down 9-3 to the fourth ranked team at the tournament.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Tue, 12 Jul 2016 16:30:20 +0000 <![CDATA[​A-League and J-League agree co-operation agreement]]> <p>Australia's Hyundai A-League and its Japanese counterpart, the J-League, have signed a co-operation agreement that will see the two parties share technical, marketing, and administrative expertise, reports,<br></p><p>As part of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), there will be joint marketing and promotional strategies in place for matches featuring Japanese and Australian teams in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League, the premier club tournament in Asia. </p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 04 May 2016 14:41:57 +0000 <![CDATA[​Socceroos naming rights deal]]> <p>Texan oil company Caltex has signed a four-year naming rights deal with Australian soccer's governing body, the Football Federation Australia (FFA), reports,<br></p><p>The Australian national team will henceforth be known as the Caltex Socceroos for the next four years. </p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 03 Mar 2016 15:48:52 +0000 <![CDATA[​Government steps-in to sponsor Adelaide's Asian Champions League game]]> <p>The government of the state of South Australia has reportedly agreed a deal to sponsor A-League club Adelaide United for their Asian Champions League playoff next month, reports,<br></p><p>According to InDaily, the deal will see the logo of the state's tourism authority emblazoned on the side's shirts during their home match on 9th February.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 21 Jan 2016 15:48:11 +0000 <![CDATA[A-League clubs circle as Troisi confirms Al-Ittihad exit]]> <p>A host of A-League clubs are preparing to pursue Socceroos forward James Troisi after it was revealed the 27-year-old had parted ways with Saudi Arabian club Al-Ittihad.</p><p>Troisi confirmed his exit via his Twitter account, before confirming that he has already received interest from the likes of Wellington Phoenix and Adelaide United as well as clubs abroad.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 13 Jan 2016 03:45:08 +0000 Gerard Laws <![CDATA[Gombau set to leave Adelaide United for New York]]> <p>Adelaide United have confirmed head coach Josep Gombau will leave the A-League club, with the Spaniard heading to New York to start his own academy.</p><p>Gombau was contracted to the Reds until the end of the 2016/17 season, but the club announced today they had reluctantly agreed to a mutual termination of the deal based on compassionate grounds.<br> <br> The departure of Gombau means Barcelona legend and current Adelaide technical director Guillermo Amor will take over the reigns as head coach.<br> <br> Gombau said the decision to leave Adelaide was a difficult one.<br> <br> "The decision is because of family and finding a balance between my work and family life," Gombau said.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 05:23:10 +0000 Gerard Laws