FFA chief Steven Lowy has ruled out the departure of chief executive David Gallop to the vacant role at Cricket Australia, saying he will oversee the renewal of the A-League next season and future expansion.
Gallop, a lifelong cricket fan and previous Sydney first-grade player with UNSW, has been linked with the position following James Sutherland's decision to step down.
But he has no plans to pitch for the job, hasn't had contact with CA, and in any case, Lowy isn't about to let him go.
SYDNEY -- Tim Cahill looks set to play in a fourth World Cup finals at the age of 38 this month after being included in Bert van Marwijk's final 23-man Australia squad on Sunday.
The totemic forward made the cut along with 32-year-old defensive midfielder Mark Milligan, who is also included in the Socceroos squad for a fourth successive tournament, though he never got on to the pitch in Germany in 2006.
Should Cahill find the net in Russia, he will be only the fourth player to score at four World...
Mark Rudan is talking about a revolution at the Wellington Phoenix after being appointed head coach of the A-League strugglers for two seasons.
The ambitious Rudan believes he can breathe life into a club whose future is tenuous.
The man who captained Sydney FC to the inaugural A-League title in 2006, Rudan has made a promising start to his coaching career, winning both NSW Premier League and Australian Premier League titles with Sydney United in 2013 and 2016.