Neal Symons
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Neal is the co-founder and Operations Manager at Kick360. He is a freelance football journalist/broadcaster currently studying a bachelor of Commerce/Economics at Monash University. Neal has had work published for FNR Radio, The Roar Sports and a number of other outlets. He is also an NPL Victoria commentator and hosts The Round Ball Project Podcast.

Reports: Daniel Sturridge linked to the Perth Glory

In a potential stunning coup for the A-League Men’s, numerous reports have emerged this afternoon stating that former Chelsea, Liverpool, Newcastle United and 26-capped England international Daniel Sturridge could be on his way to Western Australia. Football journalist and Back…

From Germany to NPL dominance: The story of Stefan Valentini

The story of a young Australian footballer grasping at cherished European opportunities is nothing new in the modern transfer ecosystem. Following these European expeditions, the path to reintegrate players into Australia’s top flight has been a successful endeavour for some,…

Australian professional tiers to undergo dramatic rebrand

The Australian Professional Leagues ahead of the upcoming 2021/22 professional football campaigns have launched a new logo and a revamped naming structure to the tiers within the game. All of the pre-existing products under the helm of the APL (A-League,…

A-League and W-League opening rounds fixtures announced

The A-League and W-League seasons have been postponed by three weeks, with the A-League to kick off on November 19 and W-League to kick off on the 3rd of December. The opening fixture of the A-League will see Melbourne City…

Western United to commence early works on stadium

The Western Melbourne Group have announced that in the week commencing 25th of October 2021, there will be early works on Wyndham Stadium at Leakes Road in Tarneit. These works will also commence including the building of the site’s haul…

Harry Kewell parts with Barnet

Harry Kewell’s tenure in English’s sixth tier has ended incredibly quickly, relieved of his duties after only seven games in the National League. This poor start took the form of two draws and five losses, with Barnet failing to win…

Newcastle Jets announce signing of NPL Victoria shot-stopper

Hume City’s Michael Weier’s stellar form in the NPL Victoria over the past several seasons has been rewarded, with Arthur Papas adding the 24-year-old ‘keeper to his ranks for the upcoming season Weier expressed his gratefulness for the opportunity to…

Olyroos’ return signifies appetite for overseas Australians to return home

Brisbane Roar have announced the signing of Olyroos back-up keeper Jordan Holmes from National League side Ebbsfleet, continuing the current trend of Australians returning down under from overseas sides. Holmes will be available for tonight’s FFA Cup Round of 32…

Football Australia announce return of National Futsal Championships

As part of Football Australia’s extensive September period thus far, following the announcement that both the Socceroos and Matildas are planned to return to Australian shores next month, the return of the National Futsal Championships will occur in 2022. As…

Football Victoria announce cancellation of 2021 NPL Victoria and community seasons

Football Victoria have announced the cancellation of NPL Victoria, state league and community seasons due to the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdowns in Victoria. This is the second consecutive season that Victorian competitions have been cancelled, with…