Mike Charlesworth says the Mariners have overcome "much bigger issues," as he looks to draw a line under the surprise exit of coach Alen Stajcic.
Head coach Alen Stajcic has parted ways with the Central Coast Mariners.
Macarthur FC struck twice in extra time after going a man down to beat Central Coast Mariners 2-0.
Time to forget the wooden spoons and Usain Bolt: Central Coast's turnaround under the guidance of Alen Stajcic has been nothing short of remarkable.
Central Coast Mariners held off Western United to claim a 2-0 win and claim third on the A-League ladder, setting up a semifinal against Macarthur.
The A-League has set the dates for the finals series and grand final and hope Melbourne City will be able to host the finals they're entitled to.
The Socceroos are back in action, and the PFA raises the alarm about the AFC Champions League; welcome to the ESPN Australia and New Zealand Wrap.
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Central Coast have taken a huge step towards securing their first A-League finals appearance in seven years after a 2-1 away win over Macarthur.
Melbourne City have secured the A-League premiership after dramatically defeating Central Coast Mariners 1-0 at AAMI Park.
Central Coast Mariners jumped into outright second in the A-League and snapped a six-game winless streak with a 1-0 derby win over Newcastle Jets.
The width of the crossbar was the difference as Brisbane Roar and Central Coast played to a 0-0 draw at a soggy Moreton Daily Stadium.
Central Coast's run of A-League games without a win stretched to five after the Mariners were held to a 1-1 draw by lowly Melbourne Victory.
With the APL floating the idea of a Club Championship, ESPN has done the math to figure out which club would reign supreme if such a trophy existed.
Brisbane maintained their dominance over Central Coast and stamped themselves as A-League contenders with a 4-0 thumping of the Mariners.
Sydney FC were on the wrong side of two marginal decisions in a 2-2 A-League draw with Central Coast Mariners.
An early strike by Connor Pain secured Western United a precious 1-0 A-League win over Central Coast on Saturday.
Man United's reported interest in buying the Central Coast Mariners is just speculative "noise," according to the A-League club's chief executive.
Who are the 18 best under-23 players in the A-League? What's Kayla Morrison planning after the W-League Grand Final? Welcome to The Wrap.
A flurry of late goals saw A-League leaders Central Coast Mariners and Western Sydney Wanderers play out an action-packed 2-2 draw on Tuesday.
The A-League finals have taken a hit more than two months out, but the Mariners' story keeps on giving. Welcome to the Australian football wrap.
Rookie Adelaide United goalkeeper Joe Gauci saved two penalties but Central Coast Mariners somehow flipped the script to register a 2-1 win.
Bottom of the ladder Melbourne Victory snapped their losing A-League run with a gritty 1-1 away draw against league leaders Central Coast.
The Matildas are back and searching for consistency, and someone is cutting onions in the W-League. Welcome to the ESPN Australian football wrap.
Melbourne City's charge towards the top end of the A-League table kicked up a notch with a 2-0 win over competition leaders Central Coast.
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