“We’ve beaten them here, and the mentality is we’re going to go there and we want to do the same” – Rudan looks ahead to Victory clash

Western Sydney Wanderers coach Mark Rudan is quietly confident that his side can pull off yet another positive result against the Melbourne Victory on Sunday night. Though the Victory are missing key players, Rudan says this has not affected his…

“I’m looking forward to it” – Rudan looks ahead to his maiden Sydney Derby

Western Sydney Wanderers coach Mark Rudan relishing the prospect of participating in his first ever Sydney Derby, as his side play host to eternal rivals Sydney FC on Saturday. “I certainly am [excited]. I was quite envious because the Wanderers…

Melbourne City defeat highlights the inevitable challenge facing Mark Rudan

It was a match that started with such promise with Dimitri Petratos forcing Thomas Glover into a very early save, yet it ended with a chorus of boo’s and that all too familiar sinking feeling. Western Sydney’s 3-1 loss to…

OPINION | After so many empty promises, how can the Wanderers expect their fans to trust them?

Western Sydney Wanderers CEO John Tsatsimas has been in the game long enough to have realised that this morning’s press conference to announce the appointment of Mark Rudan as the new head coach of the club was going to be…

Mark Rudan appointed Head Coach of the Western Sydney Wanderers

Following the departure of Carl Robinson yesterday, the Western Sydney Wanderers have announced that former Wellington Phoenix and Western United man Mark Rudan is set to take on the top job until the end of the 2021/22 season. Rudan is…

Western United 2020/21 Season review

Western United will be extremely disappointed with their 2020-21 season. Almost all their wins have been unconvincing and if it weren’t for last-gasp heroics in victories against Melbourne Victory and Perth Glory, United’s situation would look even more dire. An…

Struggles continue for Western United after thrashing from Victory

Melbourne Victory has ended its seven-game winless run with a first-ever victory over local rivals Western United at AAMI Park tonight. Unsuccessful in its first five clashes against United, Victory put in a dominant display to win 6-1 in front…