Newcastle coach Gary van Egmond has asked his players to lift after they squandered a golden chance for an A-League win against a 10-man Perth Glory.
A-League leaders Central Coast are keen to extend coach Graham Arnold's contract.
Central Coast coach Graham Arnold believes he has the answer to the Olyroos' worrying goal drought in promising Mariners striker Bernie Ibini.
Newcastle Jets coach Gary van Egmond and the team's senior players are on a mission to produce their strong form away from home.
Former England and Arsenal striker Francis Jeffers will make his A-League season debut for Newcastle in Saturday's home match against Perth Glory.
Gold Coast United skipper Michael Thwaite is comfortable with the structure of his A-League side and believes a win is just around the corner.
Newcastle have quickly recovered from the controversial sacking of coach Branko Culina by kicking off their A-League season with a victory.
Melbourne Heart can be expected to attack at will after a pulsating A-League match against the Newcastle Jets in Newcastle.
Central Coast Mariners coach Graham Arnold expects to lose promising midfielder Mustafa Amini to a European club.
A hat-trick from Jason Hoffman has seen Australia advance to the next phase of Olympic qualification with an emphatic 4-0 win over Yemen in Newcastle.
Central Coast coach Graham Arnold claims all the pressure is on Brisbane Roar heading into Sunday's A-League grand final.
Jason Culina and father Branko are confident family ties will not present any problems when the pair reunite at the Newcastle Jets.
Newcastle Jets' chances of qualifying for the A-League finals are in the hands of others, but that will not deter the coach Branko Culina and his players.
Newcastle down Perth 4-0 in A-League to keep their slim finals hopes alive.
Wellington Phoenix coach Ricki Herbert is hopeful that wins at home will carry his side into the A-League finals.
Central Coast Mariners plan to start former Perth Glory striker Michael Baird from the bench this weekend.