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Thomas Broich remaining cool on future - Outside90;

Thomas Broich remaining cool on future - Outside90

Outside90Thomas Broich remaining cool on futureOutside90Departing Brisbane Roar playmaker Thomas Broich has refused to give away any details of his playing future following his side's exit from the A-League finals. Broich made his final A-League appearance from the bench as the Roar fell 1-0 to Melbourne ...and more »

“We go to Sydney with all the confidence in the world”: Victory ready for grand final heist - The Roar;

“We go to Sydney with all the confidence in the world”: Victory ready for grand final heist - The Roar

The Roar“We go to Sydney with all the confidence in the world”: Victory ready for grand final heistThe RoarA resurgent Melbourne Victory plan the biggest heist in A-League grand final history on Sunday, and they'll have an army of support to help them do it. Victory expect to boast the largest contingent of travelling fans in the competition's history ...and more »

Roar to challenge next season: Aloisi - Wide World of Sports;

Roar to challenge next season: Aloisi - Wide World of Sports

Wide World of SportsRoar to challenge next season: AloisiWide World of SportsDeflated Brisbane Roar coach John Aloisi has rued his side's inability to perform on the A-League semi-final stage. For the second year in a row under his leadership, the Roar have been good enough to make it to the final four of the competition. Each ...and more »

Melbourne Victory beat Roar to set up grand final with Sydney FC - The Australian;

Melbourne Victory beat Roar to set up grand final with Sydney FC - The Australian

The AustralianMelbourne Victory beat Roar to set up grand final with Sydney FCThe AustralianIt's on. A Big Blue will decide the A-League champions after Melbourne Victory fought their way into Sunday's grand final showdown with arch-rivals Sydney FC at Allianz Stadium. While it wasn't a classic match, the Victorians did enough to secure a 1-0 ...and more »

Broich to decide future 'in the next few weeks' - Goal.com;

Broich to decide future 'in the next few weeks' - Goal.com

Goal.comBroich to decide future 'in the next few weeks'Goal.comThomas Broich has claimed "it shouldn't take too long" to decide what to do next after playing his final A-League match for Brisbane Roar. Speaking after Roar's 1-0 semi-final loss to Melbourne Victory on Sunday, Broich told reporters that he expects ...and more »

No A-League offers yet for Broich - FourFourTwo Australia;

No A-League offers yet for Broich - FourFourTwo Australia

FourFourTwo AustraliaNo A-League offers yet for BroichFourFourTwo AustraliaBrisbane veteran Thomas Broich says “nothing too concrete” has come up in regards to offers next season as the German played his final game for Roar in the 1-0 semi-final loss to Melbourne Victory. Broich didn't rule out a switch to another club when ...and more »

Melbourne Victory determined to usurp Sydney FC's A-League grand final dream - ABC Online;

Melbourne Victory determined to usurp Sydney FC's A-League grand final dream - ABC Online

ABC OnlineMelbourne Victory determined to usurp Sydney FC's A-League grand final dreamABC OnlineMelbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat says his side has "all the confidence in the world" and has vowed to squash Sydney FC's hopes of a dream A-League double in next Sunday's grand final. Victory earned their place in the grand final with a 1-0 win ...and more »

Victory out to usurp Sydney's A-L dream - The West Australian;

Victory out to usurp Sydney's A-L dream - The West Australian

The West AustralianVictory out to usurp Sydney's A-L dreamThe West AustralianVictory coach Kevin Muscat has vowed to squash Sydney FC's hopes of a dream A-League double. Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat has vowed to squash Sydney FC's hopes of a dream A-League double in next Sunday's grand final. Victory earned ...and more »

FBK wants fairytale end to Victory stint - Football Australia (press release);

FBK wants fairytale end to Victory stint - Football Australia (press release)

Football Australia (press release)FBK wants fairytale end to Victory stintFootball Australia (press release)Melbourne Victory attacking midfielder Fahid Ben Khalfallah is determined to his end time at the club with a Grand Final triumph. 2/2. Besart Berisha was the hero as Melbourne Victory booked their spot in the Hyundai A-League grand final after beating ...and more »

Sydney FC to face Melbourne Victory in A-League final - Boston Herald

Sydney FC to face Melbourne Victory in A-League finalBoston HeraldSYDNEY — Sydney FC will face the Melbourne Victory in next weekend's grand final of Australian football's A-League after the top-ranked teams won contrasting semifinals. While Sydney was as dominant as it has been throughout a 27-match regular season ...and more »

Melbourne Victory were 'outstanding' - Besart Berisha - Goal.com;

Melbourne Victory were 'outstanding' - Besart Berisha - Goal.com

Goal.comMelbourne Victory were 'outstanding' - Besart BerishaGoal.comBesart Berisha conceded he was "very relieved" to have scored the winner in Melbourne Victory's 1-0 semi-final triumph over Brisbane Roar on Sunday. Berisha headed Fahid Ben Khalfallah's cross past Roar goalkeeper Jamie Young in the 70th minute at ...and more »

Home A-League Player Ratings: Melbourne Victory 1 Brisbane Roar 0 – Berisha seals passage... - Outside90;

Home A-League Player Ratings: Melbourne Victory 1 Brisbane Roar 0 – Berisha seals passage... - Outside90

Outside90Home A-League Player Ratings: Melbourne Victory 1 Brisbane Roar 0 – Berisha seals passage...Outside90A goal from star striker Besart Berisha was the difference as Melbourne were able to stave off a resolute Brisbane side to secure a spot in the grand final. Melbourne Victory. Lawrence Thomas – 6: Was rarely tested by the Brisbane attack and was superb ...and more »

Kevin Muscat says Victory can upset Sydney steamroller - and Roar coach John Aloisi agrees - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Kevin Muscat says Victory can upset Sydney steamroller - and Roar coach John Aloisi agrees - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldKevin Muscat says Victory can upset Sydney steamroller - and Roar coach John Aloisi agreesThe Sydney Morning HeraldA confident Kevin Muscat, pumped by the semi-final win over Brisbane, declared that Melbourne Victory could end Sydney FC's record-breaking season in misery in the grand final on Sunday afternoon. The Victory boss was delighted with the aggression and ...and more »

Roar lacked composure - Holman - FourFourTwo Australia;

Roar lacked composure - Holman - FourFourTwo Australia

FourFourTwo AustraliaRoar lacked composure - HolmanFourFourTwo AustraliaBrisbane Roar midfielder Brett Holman says his side lacked composure in Sunday's 1-0 semi-final defeat to Melbourne Victory at AAMI Park on Sunday. Besart Berisha netted the game's only goal with a 70th minute header from Fahid Ben Khalfallah's header.and more »

Berisha unfazed by Sydney FC's favourites tag - Hyundai A-League;

Berisha unfazed by Sydney FC's favourites tag - Hyundai A-League

Hyundai A-LeagueBerisha unfazed by Sydney FC's favourites tagHyundai A-LeagueBesart Berisha was the hero as Melbourne Victory booked their spot in the Hyundai A-League grand final after beating Brisbane Roar. Sunday, 30 April 2017 -. Matt Dorman @Matt11Dorman. Melbourne Victory match-winner Besart Berisha says Sydney FC's ...and more »

Berisha fires Victory into A-League decider against Sydney - The Star Online

Berisha fires Victory into A-League decider against SydneyThe Star OnlineMELBOURNE (Reuters) - A second half goal from Kosovo striker Besart Berisha fired Melbourne Victory into their fifth A-League championship final with a 1-0 home win over Brisbane Roar on Sunday. The wily 31-year-old nodded home in the 70th minute at ...and more »

Valiant Victory silence the Roar, through to grand final - The Roar;

Valiant Victory silence the Roar, through to grand final - The Roar

The RoarValiant Victory silence the Roar, through to grand finalThe RoarThe Melbourne Victory are through to the A-League Grand Final after an impressive and dominant performance over a disappointing Brisbane Roar outfit. The Victory were class from start to finish, pressuring Brisbane and preventing them from playing the ...and more »

Victory v Roar: 5 things we learned - Courier Mail;

Victory v Roar: 5 things we learned - Courier Mail

Courier MailVictory v Roar: 5 things we learnedCourier MailBRISBANE Roar were chasing a fairytale send-off for club legend Thomas Broich, but it wasn't to be. Five things we learned from the Victory v Roar clash: 1) Jamie Young is extremely brave. Despite having 26 stitches in his arm and suffering a head ...and more »

Melbourne Victory v Brisbane Roar, live, stream - Fox Sports;

Melbourne Victory v Brisbane Roar, live, stream - Fox Sports

Fox SportsMelbourne Victory v Brisbane Roar, live, streamFox SportsBerisha got on the end of Fahid Ben Khalfallah's sumptuous cross with a bullet header, the lone goal in an intense semi-final. The win sets up a grand final between teams No.1 and No.2 at Allianz Stadium on Sunday evening, with Sydney FC to host their ...and more »

Muscat: We don't fear Sydney FC - FourFourTwo Australia;

Muscat: We don't fear Sydney FC - FourFourTwo Australia

FourFourTwo AustraliaMuscat: We don't fear Sydney FCFourFourTwo AustraliaMelbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat says his side will go into Sunday's Grand Final FC full of confidence despite Sydney FC's dominant head-to-head record this season. The Sky Blues won all three of the two clubs' meetings this season, triumphing 2-1, ...and more »