The A-League salary cap should be reduced and the competition "must live and grow within its means", according to a federal government report into soccer.
Code rivals AFL and NRL weren't about to dance on Australian soccer's World Cup grave on Friday but they weren't shedding tears either.
Australia has suffered a humiliating result in the 2022 World Cup count, crashing out in the opening round in Zurich after receiving only one vote.
Frank Lowy says good humour and grace will be key ingredients of Australia's 2022 World Cup bid presentation as showtime looms.
Australia has made a compelling case for hosting the 2022 World Cup, with the odds of success probably close to even money.
Australia's decision to withdraw its 2018 World Cup bid has won friends in Europe and could help Australia win the 2022 bid, says FFA boss Frank Lowy.
As Australia jockeys for the hosting rights of the 2022 World Cup in a few months, its fledgling domestic A-League competition is floundering.
Former Sydney FC star Dwight Yorke says Australia have a chance of successfully winning their bid to stage the 2022 Football World Cup.
Soccer officials aren't concerned about a possible fixture clash with other football codes if they're successful with their 2018 or 2022 World Cup bid.
Australia's bid for the 2018 and 2022 World Cup is ready for submission with the Bid Book complete and to be handed to FIFA on Friday.
Australia's major football codes have signed an MOU with the federal government to ensure the bid for the 2018 or 2022 soccer World Cup would be FIFA-compliant.
FFA chairman Frank Lowy believes the country's bid to host the World Cup in either 2018 or 2022 will succeed without co-operation from the AFL.
Australia on Thursday urged rival sports to unite behind its bid for the 2018 and 2022 football World Cups after a damaging spell of in-fighting.
AFL's Andrew Demetriou called on FFA to respect other football codes' needs, claiming Etihad Stadium can't be part of any World Cup 2018 or 2022 bids.