Soccer

Sat 8 Sep 2018

Bolt’s A-League odyssey to reconvene after short break

premium_icon Bolt’s A-League odyssey to reconvene after short break

Usain Bolt will take a week’s hiatus from his A-League trial with the blessing of the Central Coast Mariners to fulfil a commercial commitment in Europe

Fri 7 Sep 2018

Knights showcase talent in skilful youth, wise old 'Crocs'

premium_icon Knights showcase talent in skilful youth, wise old 'Crocs'

HAVING been directly involved with the Ipswich Knights "young'' and "old'' this season, Danny Wilson is understandably excited about this weekend.

Even in Hong Kong, Ipswich's final teams backed

premium_icon Even in Hong Kong, Ipswich's final teams backed

WESTERN Pride's talent-rich youth sides have received some welcome encouragement from a familiar ally, now enjoying success in Hong Kong.

Sport Australia slaps down FIFA-backed working group

Sport Australia slaps down FIFA-backed working group

Sport Australia CEO Kate Palmer says her organisation does not approve of proposed changes to Football Federation Australia's governance structures

Thu 6 Sep 2018

Beckham’s sneaky tribute in new logo

Beckham’s sneaky tribute in new logo

SLIGHTLY arrogant but very clever. David Beckham’s new soccer team joined a host of franchises with hidden messages in their logos.

Wed 5 Sep 2018

Why Cahill’s farewell could starve Socceroos of game time

Why Cahill’s farewell could starve Socceroos of game time

TIM Cahill will don the Socceroos jersey for the last time on November 20, but his inclusion means that some hungry strikers will be starved of an opportunity to...

Brave Scotland move gives Ben Socceroos boost

premium_icon Brave Scotland move gives Ben Socceroos boost

FORMER Adelaide United defender Ben Garuccio took just seven matches at his new Scottish club Heart of Midlothian to catch the eye of Graham Arnold.

Former Socceroos teammate slams Cahill swan song

Former Socceroos teammate slams Cahill swan song

A FORMER teammate of Tim Cahill insists the Socceroos legend shouldn’t be playing in the game against Lebanon, and has taken to Twitter to show his disapproval of...

‘It would be awesome’: Star recruit’s Bolt dream

‘It would be awesome’: Star recruit’s Bolt dream

THE A-League’s hottest recruit of the season is looking forward to an “awesome” showdown with the world’s fastest man.

Jose Mourinho to admit tax evasion

Jose Mourinho to admit tax evasion

MANCHESTER United manager Jose Mourinho is set to admit to a Spanish court investigating him that he evaded $5.3 million in tax while coaching Real Madrid.

Tue 4 Sep 2018

‘Still in the group chat’: Cahill’s Socceroos ‘mentor’ plan

‘Still in the group chat’: Cahill’s Socceroos ‘mentor’ plan

Socceroos goalscoring machine Tim Cahill will bid farewell to the national team in November but he isn’t turning his back altogether

Cahill’s farewell match confirmed

premium_icon Cahill’s farewell match confirmed

NEARLY four decades later, Socceroos great Tim Cahill is going back to where it all began.

McGree poised to kick another huge goal

McGree poised to kick another huge goal

Melbourne City midfielder Riley McGree’s stunning scorpion-kick strike has been nominated for FIFA’s Puskas Award for the most beautiful goal of the year

First time in over a decade! Messi’s shock FIFA snub

First time in over a decade! Messi’s shock FIFA snub

LIONEL Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo’s stranglehold over the accolade for the world’s best player may be at an end after the FIFA shortlist for this year’s best...

Mon 3 Sep 2018

Knights display 'real steel' in defying home team's tactics

premium_icon Knights display 'real steel' in defying home team's tactics

The Knights' latest 1-0 victory on Sunday night couldn't have come at a better time.

‘Absolutely ridiculous’: Goal of the year contender stuns

‘Absolutely ridiculous’: Goal of the year contender stuns

FABIO Quagliarella’s airborne backheel volley in Sampdoria’s big Italian Serie A win over Napoli is the leading candidate for goal of the season. See it here.

Mariners’ 10,000 reasons to sign Bolt

premium_icon Mariners’ 10,000 reasons to sign Bolt

Mike Charlesworth has explained his willingness to gamble $3 million on Usain Bolt, saying: “Tell me the last Central Coast player to draw almost 10,000 fans.”

Shock for Spurs, respite for Mourinho

Shock for Spurs, respite for Mourinho

MANCHESTER United’s manager Jose Mourinho out of trouble, Arsenal pass a tough test and Tottenham receive a wake-up call. We wrap all the overnight Premier League...

Sun 2 Sep 2018

Ipswich earns state respect in 'amazing' weekend

premium_icon Ipswich earns state respect in 'amazing' weekend

Pride's first team earnt plenty of respect as the club celebrates two wonderful achievements on Saturday.

288 days of hard work pays off for footballers

premium_icon 288 days of hard work pays off for footballers

AS a fine young leader with Western Pride from the club's humble start, Jarrod Hyslop deserved his latest achievement.

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