Soccer

Tue 1 Jan 2019

Mariners year from hell ends in familiar fashion

Mariners year from hell ends in familiar fashion

The optimism generated by the signings of Tommy Oar and Ross McCormack has thoroughly dissipated. The Mariners need a lift .... badly.

Mon 31 Dec 2018

Premier League title is Liverpool’s to lose

Premier League title is Liverpool’s to lose

As the year draws to a close, here’s the five things we learned from the Premier League’s final fixtures of 2018.

Sun 30 Dec 2018

Premier League wrap: Reds maul Gunners, Wolves stun Spurs

Premier League wrap: Reds maul Gunners, Wolves stun Spurs

Liverpool extended their lead at the top of the English Premier League table with a 5-1 mauling of Arsenal, while Spurs’ title hopes took a hit.

Sat 29 Dec 2018

Phoenix and Victory coaches left dissatisfied

Phoenix and Victory coaches left dissatisfied

Both Wellington coach Mark Rudan and Melbourne Victory boss Kevin Muscat wanted more from their A-League duel at Melbourne's AAMI Park

Millions down the drain: soccer stars who lost it all

Millions down the drain: soccer stars who lost it all

Take a look back at the high-profile stars who blew their millions on booze, gambling and other vices, leaving years of stardom in shreds

Star banned from dressing room, Ballon d’Or winner on move

Star banned from dressing room, Ballon d’Or winner on move

Ballon d’Or winner Luka Modric wants to get away from the sinking Real Madrid, while a PSG star has reportedly been banned from the dressing rooms

2018 in review: All hail France but VAR cruelled Socceroos

2018 in review: All hail France but VAR cruelled Socceroos

The World Cup in Russia and video referees took centre stage in another year of high drama in the beautiful game, writes Phil Dillon

Fri 28 Dec 2018

Final straw for Aloisi was 4-1 loss

Final straw for Aloisi was 4-1 loss

Last start thrashing was enough to get Brisbane Roar coach John Aloisi walking out the door

Aloisi steps down as Roar head coach

Aloisi steps down as Roar head coach

John Aloisi has stepped down from his position as Brisbane Roar Head Coach.

Thu 27 Dec 2018

Honda desperate to make return

Honda desperate to make return

Keisuke Honda is knocking on the door - literally - to get a start in Melbourne Victory’s A-League clash with Wellington Phoenix on Friday night at AAMI Park.

Wed 26 Dec 2018

Real Madrid seeded No.1 in Europe by UEFA

Real Madrid seeded No.1 in Europe by UEFA

UEFA announces Real Madrid and the Spanish La Liga competition have dominated the most recent European coefficient seeding rankings

Bosnich backs youth policy for Roar

Bosnich backs youth policy for Roar

Former Socceroos goalkeeper Mark Bosnich says John Aloisi needs to start playing the youngsters if the Brisbane Roar want to see improvements.

Sun 23 Dec 2018

Asian Cup nightmare for Socceroos

Asian Cup nightmare for Socceroos

SOCCEROOS coach Graham Arnold was already planning for tackling the Asian Cup without one star - this morning came the news another big name could be out.

Sat 22 Dec 2018

Unbeaten Liverpool locks in top spot for Christmas

Unbeaten Liverpool locks in top spot for Christmas

Liverpool will be top of the English Premier League at Christmas after beating Wolverhampton Wanderers 2-0 thanks to goals by Mohamed Salah and Virgil van Dijk

Fri 21 Dec 2018

European league suspended after ‘cowardly attack’ on ref

European league suspended after ‘cowardly attack’ on ref

Greek Super League referees have gone on an indefinite strike in protest at the “cowardly attack” on one of their colleagues on Wednesday in Larissa

Wed 12 Dec 2018

Roo’s swipe after taking on Neymar, Mbappe

Roo’s swipe after taking on Neymar, Mbappe

Two Socceroos were in the thick of the Champions League action. Both played on world-class opponents, but one wasn’t happy with the refereeing.

Tue 11 Dec 2018

Huge Roos scare as Mooy in doubt for Asian Cup

Huge Roos scare as Mooy in doubt for Asian Cup

Socceroos star Aaron Mooy has reportedly suffered a knee injury — that has yet to be confirmed — that could force him out of Australia’s Asian Cup defence.

Ronaldo rips Ballon d’Or, jabs Messi

Ronaldo rips Ballon d’Or, jabs Messi

CRISTIANO Ronaldo is upset over not being named the world’s best footballer saying “number don’t lie” while also issuing Lionel Messi a challenge.

Mon 10 Dec 2018

Same story, two very different headlines

Same story, two very different headlines

Two young football stars bought homes for their mothers. The “unacceptable” difference in the way the stories were covered has been exposed.

Sun 9 Dec 2018

Lift off! Jets impress with win over Roar

Lift off! Jets impress with win over Roar

Newcastle have moved into the A-League top six for the first time this season after scoring a solid 2-0 win over Brisbane.

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