They're yet to make their first FFA Cup semifinal appearance but Sydney FC already have their eyes on bigger prizes this season.
Australia coach Ange Postecoglou has savaged standards of European football, declaring the A-League to be as good as many overseas leagues.
Melbourne City have completed their squad for the A-League season ahead, having landed Argentinian winger Nicolas Colazo from Boca Juniors.
Perth Glory coach Kenny Lowe knows Josh Risdon, is a super player -- but he doesn't want the star defender to be at the A-League club next season.
John Aloisi believes Brisbane are in better shape compared to this time last year as they prepare for their final preseason match.
Melbourne City winger Corey Gameiro has vowed to return from a third ACL rupture that will cost him the chance to play in the A-League this season.