Soccer

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Bolt rejects Malta offer to stay at Mariners

Bolt rejects Malta offer to stay at Mariners

FORMER spring king Usain Bolt has rejected a two-year offer from a club in Malta to continue his A-League trial with the Central Coast Mariners.

OPINION: Ipswich can kick goals in A-League

OPINION: Ipswich can kick goals in A-League

IT'S hard to comprehend why Ipswich has been rejected as a franchise in an expanded A-League competition.

Injuries force Corica juggling act

premium_icon Injuries force Corica juggling act

DAYS after Trent Buhagiar suffered a season-ending ACL tear, Sydney FC coach Steve Corica is facing a test of attacking depth.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Sydney coach confident despite injury setback

Sydney coach confident despite injury setback

STEVE Corica is exploring his options after losing Trent Buhagiar to a serious knee injury but the Sydney FC coach is confident in his squad.

A-League stars in favourites stand-off

A-League stars in favourites stand-off

WITH the season set to start, A-League stars are split on who are title favourites. We spoke to a star from each club to find out who is the team to beat.

Germany left stunned as hero saves France’s blushes

Germany left stunned as hero saves France’s blushes

GERMANY were left stunned when a familiar face came to the rescue for France, while a venomous volley and a freakish free kick were the pick of the goals.

Ipswich to continue with A-League goal despite FFA blow

premium_icon Ipswich to continue with A-League goal despite FFA blow

WESTERN Pride general manager Pat Boyle is confident Ipswich's A-League bid is alive despite the city's latest submission being rejected by Football Federation...

A-League expansion list cut to six

premium_icon A-League expansion list cut to six

THE A-League expansion race is heating up after the FFA slashed the remaining bids for introduction in the 2019-20 season down to six possible contenders.

Refusing to cough up, FFA won’t help Mariners keep Bolt

Refusing to cough up, FFA won’t help Mariners keep Bolt

The FFA have reaffirmed that the Mariners will not be allowed to dip into the marquee fund to sign him.

18-year Loew! Boss fears job as Germany reach ‘crisis point’

18-year Loew! Boss fears job as Germany reach ‘crisis point’

THE Germans are suffering their worst run for 18 years, and boss Joachim Low could be fearing for his job after his side crumbled against the world champions.

Argentina downed by rivals Brazil after dramatic late winner

Argentina downed by rivals Brazil after dramatic late winner

A DRAMATIC late winner meant Brazil took home bragging rights against their age-old rivals Argentina.

Mariners or Malta? Bolt must weigh up future

premium_icon Mariners or Malta? Bolt must weigh up future

A move to Malta will give Bolt a fast-track living his football dream, but there are plenty of benefits at remaining at the Mariners.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Arnold warns of work ahead for Socceroos

premium_icon Arnold warns of work ahead for Socceroos

GRAHAM Arnold was satisfied by the efforts of his team to follow the new style he has preached since taking the job after the World Cup.

Why Keisuke's Honda is worth more than Bolt's Ferrari

Why Keisuke's Honda is worth more than Bolt's Ferrari

Raise your hand if you thought a front two of Ross McCormack and Usain Bolt was something you would witness in your lifetime.

New board forces A-League expansion delay

premium_icon New board forces A-League expansion delay

A-LEAGUE boss Greg O’Rourke will recommend to the outgoing FFA board which two teams should join an expanded national competition.

The $1.5 trillion Saudi prince in United takeover talks

The $1.5 trillion Saudi prince in United takeover talks

A PREMIER League powerhouse is the latest target for investment for a Saudi prince who is pondering a potential takeover of the club.

Extraordinary story melts Australia

Extraordinary story melts Australia

FROM fleeing conflict in Sudan to playing for the green and gold, it’s safe to say this childhood pair have captured Australia’s heart.

History shattered in Poms’ record romp

History shattered in Poms’ record romp

ENGLAND has shown its World Cup run was no fluke as they smashed a series of long-standing records in a famous result against Spain.

New Socceroos era begins with a bang

New Socceroos era begins with a bang

THERE were several new faces in the Aussie team in Graham Arnold’s first game as coach — and something else we’ve been waiting to see.

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Sydney FC dealt massive blow on eve of the season

Sydney FC dealt massive blow on eve of the season

SYDNEY FC have been dealt a devastating blow with the news Trent Buhagiar has ruptured his ACL and will be out for the majority of the season.

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