Chris Marshall appointed SMFC Senior Football Advisor

South Melbourne FC is pleased to confirm Chris Marshall as our new Senior Football Advisor in 2016. Over the past few seasons, Marshall has assisted Senior Coach Chris Taylor in a football performance role throughout training sessions and match days….

February 11, 2016


Australia-China Youth Assoc. joins SMFC as Community Partner

South Melbourne FC is delighted to announce that the Australia-China Youth Association (ACYA) will be a Community Partner in 2016. ACYA has a National Executive, along with 22 Chapter Committees, with 17 at Australian universities and five in Chinese cities. ACYA’s 6000+ strong…

February 10, 2016


Feature : Jawadi keeping things in perspective

In late 2015, star South Melbourne midfielder Iqbal Jawadi, along with a group of former teammates, visited an orphanage in Fiji. Jawadi originally went over to participate in a mini soccer tournament to simply raise money for the children. However,…

February 8, 2016


Join us in kicking a goal for Joey Lynch

South Melbourne FC encourages everyone connected with the club to attend the Kick a Goal for Joey Lynch fundraising night on Monday 15 February. Joey Lynch is the son of The Age football writer Michael Lynch and has unfortunately been…

February 3, 2016


Bob Jane T-Marts unveiled as 2016 Platinum Partner

South Melbourne FC is delighted to announce that Bob Jane T-Marts has re-committed to the club and will be a Platinum Partner in 2016. The Bob Jane T-Marts brand has been closely associated with SMFC for many years, with the…

February 3, 2016

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Feature : Schroen settling in at South Melbourne

Since arriving at South Melbourne Football Club in November 2015, attacking midfielder Marcus Schroen has taken little time to settle in. This can be put down to the fact that Schroen called SMFC home for a brief time as a…

January 31, 2016


STA Travel joins as Official Travel Partner of SMFC

South Melbourne FC welcomes STA Travel as a Gold Partner for the 2016 season. STA Travel is known as one of the world’s largest travel companies for students and young people. In beginning its newly established partnership with SMFC, STA has…

January 31, 2016


Takis Mantarakis funeral details

The Mantarakis family has advised that the funeral for the late Takis Mantarakis will be held on Monday 1 February at 10:30am at St. Haralambos Church, located on the corner of Porter and Church Streets in Templestowe.

January 29, 2016


Kolman departs for Spain as MacNicol takes over Under 20s

South Melbourne FC advises that Under 20s coach Saša Kolman has accepted a coaching position at Spanish Segunda División (second division) side Deportivo Alavés. He will spend the next 18 months in Spain to continue his development as a professional…

January 29, 2016


Minopoulos searching for consistency in 2016

Having worked his way up through its youth system, South Melbourne striker Leigh Minopoulos is now poised to begin his fourth season as part of the club’s senior team. Minopoulos is now a key cog in South’s attacking unit due…

January 24, 2016