Emerton is far better than Harry Kewell

Melbourne Victory striker Archie Thompson admits that he sometimes can’t believe that his club has brought Socceroos star Harry Kewell to the Hyundai A-League. Thompson, who has played in three title deciders, winning two of them, has likened Saturday night’s season kick-off against Sydney FC as “grand final level” and says he’s as nervous as … [Read the full story]

Ernie Merrick was ‘stale’

Veteran Melbourne Victory striker Archie Thompson has backed the club’s decision to part ways with Ernie Merrick, claiming things were “stale” under the foundation coach. Thompson’s revealing comments came in an exclusive session on Monday less than 48 hours after the Victory announced Merrick’s six-year tenure was over. Merrick and Thompson were part of the … [Read the full story]