BRISBANE – FFA CUP ROUND 3 WRAP – WEEK 2

By Merson Kean – Brisbane Correspondent After an eventful start to round three last week, this week threw up some equally intriguing encounters. The tie of the round came to an early end when the floodlights failed just ten minutes in to the eagerly awaited Holland Park v Lions clash. Lions had gone into an early lead […]

BRISBANE – FFA CUP ROUND 3 WRAP – WEEK 1

By Merson Kean – Brisbane Correspondent Cup upsets were a familiar sight as we cast our eyes over the first half of the FFA Cup Brisbane zone Round 3 qualifying that took place this midweek. Capital Three outfit Virginia, fresh off the back of a 2-1 league home win over Kangaroo Point at the weekend, headed […]

FFA Cup – Round of 32 Draw

The FFA Cup draw will occur at midday on Friday so in order to get you across how it will work, here’s how the next phase of the competition will play out. The draw will contain three pots with 32 clubs contesting the competition: Pot A will contain the four 2014 A-League semi-finalists; Brisbane Roar, […]

FFA Cup qualifying matches previews

39 teams remain in contention for the four Queensland FFA Cup qualifying positions. Over the next week and a half, that number will be whittled down to 27. The Brisbane Canale Travel Cup sees the Trophy Superstore Premier Leagues enter the fray while the regional NPL sides commence cup competition against their local zone winners. […]

FFA Cup qualifying update

Round 3 of Brisbane’s Canale Travel Cup wrapped up on Wednesday night and there were also FFA Cup qualifying matches in North Queensland and the Gold Coast so once again, the perfect time to see where we’re up to in terms of Queensland’s FFA Cup qualification pathway. Since our last report, we’ve gone from 62 […]

FFA Cup Queensland Qualifying stocktake

With Round 2 of the Canale Travel Cup in Brisbane wrapping up and a stack of other FFA Cup qualifying matches being played right across the state in the past week, we thought it was the perfect time to take a breath and take stock of what the current state of play is. 62 clubs […]

Route to the FFA Cup for Queensland

First of all, stick with us here, it could get a little complicated as we attempt to explain Queensland’s path to the FFA Cup. Queensland will have four qualifying spots essentially broken up into: Brisbane (two spots); Northern Queensland (one spot); and Southern Queensland (one spot). Let’s get the easy qualification method out of the […]