Keeping Nico

Keeping Nico

Nico Martinez has been a revelation in Red and Black this year. The Argentine who is currently on loan from Olympiakos must be secured to a permanent deal. This will probably require the one thing that Wanderers have yet to do in our history, pay a transfer fee. We were...

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Play all games in the last round at the same time

Play all games in the last round at the same time

This weekends round hardly looks exciting, the Premiers are long since crowned, second secured and all semi finalists confirmed. But the permutations for the elimination final could hardly be more convoluted. The games that will ultimately decide who finishes where are Adelaide vs Wanderers, Brisbane vs Wellington and the match...

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Laying down a title marker

Laying down a title marker

Western Sydney Wanderers have a massive 9 days ahead, the game vs Melbourne Victory this weekend will give us all a chance to see how are chances will be in the post season. The story of the two sides couldn’t be more different. Victory┬áhave been┬átitle contenders all year but have...

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Santa and Maclaren for Socceroos

Santa and Maclaren for Socceroos

Ange Postecogolu’s Socceroos team are short on goals and are in danger of failing to qualify for the World Cup. Whilst undefeated in 7 games, we have had 4 drab draws where we lacked a knockout punch and tellingly a rescue plan off the bench. Our foreign based players are...

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Home Semi in sight

Home Semi in sight

Wanderers are in inspired form having won their last 4 straight games whilst knocking in 3 goals each time. The assignment for Popa’s charges is somewhat harder this week, we are up against Melbourne Victory. Last year we snatched a lead in the Premiership and lost the penultimate game to...

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Wanderers Finding Form For Finals

Wanderers Finding Form For Finals

3 wins on the trot. We sure as hell haven’t been able to say that for a while! Not since the semi final from last year where we had the magical comeback from 3-0 down against Brisbane. It brings a massive question now, are we hitting for at just the...

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Semi final journey revealed

Semi final journey revealed

Wanderers will make the semi finals, it just depends where they will finish. Interestingly, an away semi final will actually work to Wanderers favour by escaping cavernous Spotless and bringing the crowd closer to the game. It is better for Western Sydney to have a few thousand in Melbourne or...

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The best of the best Part 3- Left Fullback

The best of the best Part 3- Left Fullback

After a few weeks off we now return to our best of the best series, looking today at the left back position. Before we go onto another heated discussion surrounding the best left back, we would like to announce that Jerome Polenz will be joining Ante Covic in our best...

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Where to from here?

Where to from here?

After watching the previous 4 games of the season where we have conceded 11 goals and scored 2, I think it’s safe to ask the question where to from here? Yes, we won the derby breaking a 3 year streak. However did that really mean much when we lose the...

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Over and under reactions are astounding, but not unexpected.

Over and under reactions are astounding, but not unexpected.

Red and Black Football does not condone the tifo that the RBB displayed at the derby, it was over the top and offensive to many and therefore not within the core ethos of an inclusive club. That said, 14 bans totaling 18 months each equals 21 years of absence for...

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