Club News

Knights welcome Tornado to Somers Street

The Melbourne Knights Football Club is delighted to confirm that Melbourne Tornado Zadar will permanently relocate to the Melbourne Croatia Sporting Complex in 2014. Formed in 2000, Tornado will be giving up their Newmarket home ground in order to train and play at the Somers Street facility. “Tornado, since their …

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Melbourne Knights FC reflect on a record breaking season

As the 2013 VPL season came to a close last Saturday, the Melbourne Knights Football Club faithful gathered at Croatia House in Footscray to celebrate and aknowledge the efforts of everyone who helped the club during it’s 60th Anniversary year at the annual Presentation Night. Joining the Senior squad at …

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Best Knight, to be fair

MARIJAN Cvitkovic says he was at the crossroads when osteitis pubis stifled his fledging football career. After helping his St Albans Saints gain promotion in 2010, Cvitkovic was forced to watch on from the sidelines as his teammates ran around in the Victorian Premier League in 2011. “I missed the …

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Semi Final – Melbourne Knights 0-1 South Melbourne

The stakes could not have been much higher. With legions of supporters eagerly watching on and a preliminary final place on the line, Knights dominated the first half with both possession and goalscoring chances. There were golden opportunities for both sides. Tyson Holmes’ second-half strike hit the crossbar and bounced …

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Greens scorch Knights

BENTLEIGH Greens has edged slightly closer to its first-ever VPL Grand Final after a 4-2 win over Melbourne Knights at Knights Stadium on Sunday afternoon. Luke Sherbon was the man of the match after securing a hat-trick for the Greens, with David Stirton scoring the other. Andrew Barisic and Christopher …

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Knights stumble ahead of finals

Jasmine Ceni Melbourne Knights suffered their first loss in five games after a 4-2 defeat to Oakleigh Cannons at Knights Stadium on Sunday afternoon, courtesy of a Dusan Bosnjak hat-trick.The fixture would have no significant meaning in regards to ladder positions after the Southern Stars saga mid-week, as Knights were …

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Knights fend off persistent Hume City

MELBOURNE Knights had to tame a fast finishing Hume City, which almost came from behind to sneak a point in the Knights 2-1 win at Broadmeadows Valley Park on Sunday afternoon. Hume came into the match with very little confidence, having seen its season falter calamitously in the past month. …

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Knights prevail in 87th Melbourne derby

The Melbourne Knights defeated South Melbourne 2-1 in the 87th Melbourne derby in front of over 1200 people at Knights Stadium on Sunday afternoon. James McGarry gave the Knights the lead midway through the first half in fortunate circumstances before Tyson Holmes levelled on 32 minutes with a nice finish. …

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Match Preview: Melbourne Knights vs South Melbourne

Jasmine Ceni Victorian Premier League Round 20 Preview – Melbourne Knights v South Melbourne Knights Stadium, Sunday 1 September 2013, 3pm Melbourne Knights host traditional rivals South Melbourne in the 87th Melbourne Derby on Sunday afternoon. With Football Federation Victoria adamant to implement the NPLV next season, it could be …

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Ljubo moves on

After a pleasant four months together, the Melbourne Knights wish centre back Ljubo Milicevic the best of luck as he joins Perth Glory for the 2013/2014 A-League season. After a brief stint with Croatian giant Hajduk Split, Ljubo joined the Knights in April of this year where he was welcomed …

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