Soccer

Sat 9 Feb 2019

Is Castro the A-League’s greatest import?

Is Castro the A-League’s greatest import?

Diego Castro doesn’t have the same profile as Alessandro Del Piero but is making a compelling case to be ranked the A-League’s greatest import.

Fri 8 Feb 2019

Lack of clarity on Stajcic compounds FFA’s problems

premium_icon Lack of clarity on Stajcic compounds FFA’s problems

Fresh questions are being asked about the process that led to Alen Stajcic’s sacking from the Matildas.

Missing star confirmed dead as body identified

Missing star confirmed dead as body identified

The tragic tale of Emiliano Sala has reached its end, with police confirming the body recovered from a plane in the English Channel is the Argentine's.

Unfair to start Honda … it’s a fact

premium_icon Unfair to start Honda … it’s a fact

Melbourne Victory star Keisuke Honda ready for impact in second half.

Sports on show for sign ons

premium_icon Sports on show for sign ons

AN INFLATABLE futsal court and a giant chess set will be just some of the interactive demonstrations at Maryborough High School tomorrow.

Former Rangers defender puts his hand up for Roar

premium_icon Former Rangers defender puts his hand up for Roar

A former Rangers defender and assistant coach of Serbian giants Partizan Belgrade has put his hand up for the vacant head coach job at the Brisbane Roar.

Thu 7 Feb 2019

Stajcic still in dark over Matildas axing

Stajcic still in dark over Matildas axing

Alen Stajcic is ‘looking to pursue new opportunities elsewhere in football’ but still doesn’t know exactly why he was sacked as Matildas coach.

Body found in missing star’s plane wreck

Body found in missing star’s plane wreck

Rescuers have retrieved a body from the wreckage of a plane carrying footballer Emiliano Sala, as a legal battle brews over his transfer deal.

Ugly twist as club demands $27m for missing star

Ugly twist as club demands $27m for missing star

French club Nantes considering legal action over the transfer payment of the Argentine striker.

Body recovered from footballer’s crashed plane

Body recovered from footballer’s crashed plane

A body seen in the wreckage of the plane carrying Premier League footballer Emiliano Sala has been successfully recovered.

City go top as pressure intensifies on Liverpool

City go top as pressure intensifies on Liverpool

The Premier League race is on for young and old, with Manchester City making the most of a Liverpool stumble to take top spot.

Wed 6 Feb 2019

Roar pick up young guns in A-League double swoop

Roar pick up young guns in A-League double swoop

Brisbane Roar have completed the signings of Charles Lokoli-Ngoy and Ruon Tongyik for the remainder of the A-League season.

Thai officials point finger in Hakeem al-Araibi plight

Thai officials point finger in Hakeem al-Araibi plight

Thailand has laid the blame for the arrest of refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi squarely at the feet of Australia, saying he was detained at its request.

Buccs kick off new season with big win

premium_icon Buccs kick off new season with big win

FOR the second straight year one Wide Bay Buccaneers side has ended the first round on top in the Football Queensland Premier League.

Roos cancel training camp

premium_icon Roos cancel training camp

FFA cancels scheduled training camp in Thailand as Graham Arnold reassured “Australia’s national teams are united in their support for Hakeem al-Araibi”.

British fan faces jail for wearing jersey at Asian Cup.

British fan faces jail for wearing jersey at Asian Cup.

A British football fan could face imprisonment after being detained in the United Arab Emirates for wearing a Qatar national team shirt.

FFA pledge $10k to #SaveHakeem

FFA pledge $10k to #SaveHakeem

The FFA has pledged $10,000 to the campaign to help jailed refugee footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi return from Thailand.

Heartbreak behind viral dog photo

Heartbreak behind viral dog photo

A simple Facebook post has revealed the heartbreaking truth behind this photo of a dog staring out into the world.

Footballer's death leaves family searching for answers

premium_icon Footballer's death leaves family searching for answers

CHRIS McCormack was practically born in the Alloway soccer strip, having played for the Bundaberg club since he was just five years old.

Tue 5 Feb 2019

A-League grapples with format to accommodate new boys

A-League grapples with format to accommodate new boys

The tricky dynamic behind admitting Western Melbourne for the next A-League campaign is likely to mean a 26-match league.

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