Soccer

Thu 19 Sep 2019

Strikers earn shot at City after historic win

premium_icon Strikers earn shot at City after historic win

Brisbane Strikers become the first Queensland club to reach the FFA Cup semi-finals after setting up a showdown with A-League heavyweights Melbourne City.

Wanderers back to drawing board as City flex muscles

premium_icon Wanderers back to drawing board as City flex muscles

The all-A-League FFA Cup quarter-final turned into a walk in the park for Melbourne as City side denied Western Sydney a third straight semi-final appointment.

Wed 18 Sep 2019

Roy still learning at 34

premium_icon Roy still learning at 34

WHEN Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler is your coach, you are never too old to learn. Just ask 34-year-old Brisbane Roar forward Roy O’Donovan

Liverpool title defence gets off to inauspicious start

Liverpool title defence gets off to inauspicious start

After taking all before them last season, English clubs began the new Champions League campaign in less-than impressive fashion.

Lightning bolt strikes football players

Lightning bolt strikes football players

The shocking moment lightning strikes children during a football game has been captured on video. Players were rushed to hospital.

Tue 17 Sep 2019

A-League’s free-to-air lifeline

premium_icon A-League’s free-to-air lifeline

The fortunes of the flagging A-League are set to receive a massive boost under a new TV deal that will give the competition access to free-to-air audience.

Wed 11 Sep 2019

Socceroos thrill in Kuwait thrashing

Socceroos thrill in Kuwait thrashing

Australia has overcome a hostile crowd with a sublime thrashing of Kuwait that gave fill-in captain Mathew Leckie a dream start.

Tue 10 Sep 2019

Hunt starts for new FFA boss

premium_icon Hunt starts for new FFA boss

David Gallop finishes as FFA CEO at the end of the year and the hunt for his successor has started in earnest. Who are the key contenders?

Arnold slams A-League push for extra visa player

premium_icon Arnold slams A-League push for extra visa player

Socceroos boss Graham Arnold airs concerns about A-League clubs’ push for an extra foreign player as he prepares to lead Australia in World Cup qualifier.

Mon 9 Sep 2019

Maradona back as coach in Argentina

Maradona back as coach in Argentina

DIEGO Maradona has been welcomed by fans after taking over as coach of last-placed Argentina top division team Gimnasia.

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