Month: September 2019

Sunday Reading: The World of Malcolm Gladwell

In a recent interview, the writer Malcolm Gladwell said that one of his goals as an author is “to get people to take human psychology seriously and to respect the complexity of human behavior and motivations.” Gladwell, who has been a staff writer at The New Yorker for more than two decades, could offer a…

By JohnValbyNation September 16, 2019 0

Robbie Fowler announced as Brisbane Roar coach

The former Reds genius is set to lead the struggling Australian club Robbie Fowler has been officially named Brisbane Roar coach and will lead the A-League club for the next two seasons. The 44-year-old was unveiled at a press conference on Tuesday as the man to lead the struggling Roar – who are second-last on…

By JohnValbyNation September 16, 2019 0

Adelaide United 1 Melbourne City 0 (aet): Halloran the hero

Adelaide United booked an A-League semi-final with Perth Glory thanks to Ben Halloran’s 119th-minute winner against Melbourne City. Ben Halloran struck deep into extra time to give Adelaide United a dramatic 1-0 victory over Melbourne City in the second A-League elimination final at Coopers Stadium.  Adelaide striker Halloran was twice denied by the woodwork before…

By JohnValbyNation September 16, 2019 0