Soccer

Mon 22 Oct 2018

Wooli PS proves to be football giant slayer

premium_icon Wooli PS proves to be football giant slayer

COASTAL village footballers win PSSA State Knockout title a second time in four years after moving up grade.

Sun 21 Oct 2018

Rudan’s dream Nix start marred by VAR confusion

Rudan’s dream Nix start marred by VAR confusion

The Mark Rudan era at the Wellington Phoenix has begun in style — and confusion — with a 2-1 win over the Newcastle Jets.

Honda runs hot in A-League opener

premium_icon Honda runs hot in A-League opener

THE result may not have gone Melbourne Victory’s way. But after just one game, it is clear this looms as Victory’s Honda era.

Muscat takes aim at ref after City triumph

Muscat takes aim at ref after City triumph

VICTORY coach Kevin Muscat has blasted a controversial penalty that swung the momentum in the A-League opener against Melbourne rivals City.

‘Pathetic behaviour’ sparks ugly scuffle

‘Pathetic behaviour’ sparks ugly scuffle

A CHELSEA coach taunted Jose Mourinho after a goal, sparking an ugly melee as the United manager was held back by stewards.

Aloisi: My Roar has never been better

Aloisi: My Roar has never been better

ROAR coach John Aloisi rates his current squad the best he has had in Brisbane, and is confident ahead of the season opener against Central Coast Mariners.

PL wrap: 96th min drama stuns Utd as Reds, City go clear on top

PL wrap: 96th min drama stuns Utd as Reds, City go clear on...

Manchester United were denied a huge victory over rivals Chelsea in the 96th minute.

Fri 19 Oct 2018

Injury cloud over star Victory recruit

premium_icon Injury cloud over star Victory recruit

LAST season’s surprise packet Kenny Athiu looks set to be handed a Melbourne derby start with an injury cloud hovering over Victory’s star Ola Toivonen.

Why talent-rich Victory will challenge Muscat

premium_icon Why talent-rich Victory will challenge Muscat

Former Melbourne Victory star Archie Thompson says the influx of talent could cause problems for the manager.

Man U to Melb City: Star’s A-League praise

premium_icon Man U to Melb City: Star’s A-League praise

FORMER Manchester United defender Ritchie De Laet’s arrival at Melbourne City underlines the A-League’s growing reputation in Europe.

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