FFA Cup gets green light for 2014 kick-off

August 29, 2013
Australia's much-anticipated FFA Cup national knockout soccer competition has been given the green light for a 2014 kick-off, pending TV rights and sponsorship deals.

Football Federation Australia (FFA) chief executive David Gallop said on Thursday the board had granted its in-principle approval for the inaugural FFA Cup at its meeting last Friday.

The tournament, based on England's FA Cup, is set to feature hundreds of amateur and semi-professional clubs - including the National ...

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