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Change of ownership for Newcastle Jets

In a stunning move today, Football Australia (FA) and Australian Professional Leagues (APL) have announced the immediate termination of the A-League and Westfield W-League licence held by Newcastle Jets Club Pty Limited. The...

Kuol header shoots down Jets in season opener

No owner, no full-time head coach, no favourable result. It certainly wasn’t the start of the 2020-21 A-League season the Newcastle Jets were hoping for. But, it’s not all doom and gloom for...

Abbas signing a positive boost for Jets

In a positive boost for the Newcastle Jets, skilled campaigner Ali Abbas will link up with the A-League club for the 2020-21 season. And, the midfielder has been named in the Hunter outfit’s...

Jets hoping to soar above Mariners

Fireworks are guaranteed in the final A-League match of 2020 as the Newcastle Jets make the short trip to face bitter F3 derby rivals, the Central Coast Mariners, on New Year’s Eve. The...

Jets skipper signs on for another season

The Newcastle Jets received a huge boost in the lead up to the start of the new A-League campaign after captain and fan favourite Nigel Boogaard agreed to stay with the club...

Singleton Strikers stalwart steps down after decades of service

After 20 years as club secretary, Singleton Strikers stalwart Warren Gillespie has blown the final whistle on his time in the post. He departs the NEW-FM Northern League One side on a high...

Maitland to host A-League trial match

Maitland soccer fans are in for a treat as the Newcastle Jets and Macarthur FC are set to land in the city for a trial match at the end of this month....

W-League young gun moves overseas

Despite missing her dogs, Tim-Tams and the warm Aussie weather young Jets star Reneé Pountney has made the move across the ocean. The 20-year-old accepted a soccer scholarship from Creighton University in Omaha,...

Robinson departs Jets to link up with Western Sydney

Newcastle Jets head coach Carl Robinson and his assistant Kenny Miller have today departed the embattled club to take up roles with A-League rivals Western Sydney Wanderers. Robinson joined the Jets in February...

Local talent shines in Jets debut

The season has come to an end for the Newcastle Jets, with the club posting a stunning 3-0 victory over Wellington Phoenix on Thursday night. It was a particularly special win for local...

Jets grab win over Western United

Roy O’Donovan has steered the Newcastle Jets to a 1-0 win over Western United in the club’s final home fixture of the season. The Jets started the match strongly, dominating possession, and it...

UPDATE: Jets down ladder-leaders Sydney FC 2-1 in thrilling season return

The Newcastle Jets stunned reigning premiers Sydney FC with a dramatic 2-1 win at Netstrata Jubilee Stadium last night. After a four-month hiatus due to COVID-19, the Jets came from behind to win...

People power key to success: Jets coach Carl Robinson

If you’ve passed Newcastle Jets’ head coach Carl Robinson on his daily walk to Nobbys Lighthouse, chances are you’d know first-hand that the Welsh import doesn’t mind a chat. Since moving to the...

Edgeworth-Maitland to do battle as NPL returns

Heavyweights Edgeworth and Maitland FC will do battle almost 10 months since the Eagles were crowned Northern NSW NPL champions after their 2-0 win in the 2019 decider. The Magpies had earlier snapped...

New competition to get kids moving

If you’re looking for something to keep the kids active and outdoors these school holidays, look no further. With kids’ sport preparing to kick-off again, the Lake Macquarie Regional Football Facility is hosting...

Jets “fit and ready” ahead of season return

In the thick of what the team is calling its "second pre-season", Newcastle Jets' head physiotherapist Nathan Renwick says he's confident his players are "fit and ready". "Surprisingly, they are ahead of where...

Newcastle set to play host in 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup

Football Federation Australia and New Zealand Football have together made history as the first co-Confederation to host a FIFA Women’s World Cup. The 2023 tournament will also be the first one held...

A-League cautious on competition return

Football Federation Australia (FFA) has re-confirmed its intention to resume the A-League 2019/20 season as soon as possible. The governing body's chief executive, James Johnson, says there is an agreement between the FFA...

Jets hit afterburners

Newcastle hit the afterburners to extended its unbeaten streak to six games with a dominant 3-0 win over Adelaide in the A-League at the weekend. The Jets lost Abdiel Arroyo and Bernie Ibini to...

City too slick for Jets

Melbourne City spoiled the party with a 4-0 thumping of Newcastle in veteran Jets defender Nikolai Topor-Stanley’s 300th A-League game. City hit the front in just the 3rd minute when an inch-perfect pass...

Jets off the mark

A superb goalkeeping performance from Glen Moss and a fantastic finish from Angus Thurgate handed Newcastle a 1-0 victory over A-League newcomers Western United at the weekend. In the 31st minute, an impressive...