Captains back A-League expansion

August 13, 2008
By Philip Henderson
Adelaide United skipper Travis Dodd believes the impending expansion of the A-League will open the way for more locals to play for the Socceroos.

Club captains and players have thrown their full support behind Football Federation Australia's plan to expand the competition from eight teams to a likely 10 from next year, with the prospect of a longer regular season the biggest attraction.

With just 21 rounds and a four-week finals series, the A-League is one of the shortest top-tier ...

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