Ahead of Sunday's A-League decider between Melbourne City and Sydney FC, O'Rourke explained the process of getting players out of the Harbour City, his hopes for what the match can be, the new broadcast arrangement, and more.
Greg O'Rourke; Head of the A-League - The A-League season resumed across yesterday
RSN Breakfast Club
The A-League season resumed across yesterday with Adelaide downing Brisbane 1-0, it continues tomorrow night with Sydney FC hosting Newcastle. For Victorians, they'll get to see Melbourne Victory face Western United on Saturday. Greg O'Rourke; Head of the A-League joined the Breakfast Club.
Greg O'Rourke; FFA Head of Leagues - FFA announce A-League season restart
RSN Breakfast Club
FFA has announced that an extension of the Hyundai A-League 2019/20 season until 31 August 2020, had been finalised following extensive discussions with the Hyundai A-League clubs and PFA. The league resumption date is Thursday, July 16 with 32 games scheduled for 36 days including a one-week finals campaign. Greg O'Rourke; FFA Head of Leagues joined the Breakfast Club
A-League boss Greg O'Rourke on fans & security, the cap, 'marquee-ting'; then J1 League journo Dan Orlowitz
Fox Football Podcast
Head of A-League greg O'Rourke joins Adam Peacock to discuss a range of pertinent topics, from fan treatment at games, to how the League is marketing itself. Then (39:00), J1 League journo Dan Orlowitz is phoned to help detail the situation around Ange Postecoglou being on the cusp of an Aussie first in Japan.Here's more info:-Managing club owners and the game nationally (4:00)-Should we scrap the salary cap? (7:00)-Are we missing a marquee? (8:00)-Say Perth dipped in for Zlatan... what happens next? (13:00)-Making the A-League as marketable as possible (15:00)-Further strengthening the fan relationship and optimising the security-fan experience (21:00)-That incident with Sydney fans in Geelong (25:00)-Rating the expansion clubs so far (32:00)-Dan Orlowitz joins the show (39:00)-Ange's Yokohama won't just park the bus (41:00)-The main contributors for Yokohama (43:00)-The big difference between Japanese press and Australian media (46:00)-Ange's relationship with the Japanese fans (49:00)See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Head of A-League Greg O'Rourke joins Matt Connellan and Nick Stoll on The World Game LIVE show to discuss all the challenges the A-League faces. 01:00: Positives.02:30: Choosing stadiums to play in.05:00: What initiatives worked? 09:10: Expansion11:45: Ideal A-League15:00: Appealing to general sports fans v. the football community.18:15: Capitalising on record participation numbers. 21:30: Marquee players. 29:00: Learning from the MLS. 30:45: Update on Western United. 32:30: Active support. 38:10: New Leagues Working Group. 41:35: A second division. 47:00: Promotion-Relegation. 49:45: Salary cap. 52:50: Transfer system. 54:20: Kick-off times. 56:00: Atmosphere at games. 59:45: What qualifies as a marquee player. 1:05:50: Future of Wellington Phoenix.
Head of Leagues Greg O'Rourke answers the big questions in 2018's penultimate show
Daily Football Show
Expansion? Second division? Metrics? We've made slow steps in 2018, particularly at the end, but there remains issues to be addressed in our leagues in Australia. Head of Leagues Greg O'Rourke jumps on the penultimate show of the year to answer the hard questions. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
It's a MASSIVE Thursday show, and there's romance in the air because the wedding bells are ringing! Head of Leagues Greg O'Rourke joins the show for a huge year-end chat, we hear from Melbourne City's Dario Vidosic ahead of the Melbourne Derby, plus the Eurosnob returns! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy