Soccer

Sun 20 Jan 2019

‘Shocked and upset’: Kerr breaks silence on Stajcic sacking

‘Shocked and upset’: Kerr breaks silence on Stajcic sacking

Matildas superstar Sam Kerr has reacted to the news that Alen Stajcic has been sacked as the coach of the national team.

City and Glory share the spoils

premium_icon City and Glory share the spoils

Melbourne City are clinging on to fourth spot after completing an uneventful draw with A-League leaders Perth Glory on Saturday night.

Sainsbury on standby for baby birth

premium_icon Sainsbury on standby for baby birth

The deeper the Socceroos advance into the Asian Cup, the more likely Trent Sainsbury is to have someone manning his phone on the bench.

Sat 19 Jan 2019

Slater: public deserves real answer on Stajcic axing

premium_icon Slater: public deserves real answer on Stajcic axing

Matildas coach Alen Stajcic’s sacking is perplexing and the public deserve a real answer as to why such a successful coach has been axed, Robbie Slater says

Confidential surveys led to sacking of Matildas coach

Confidential surveys led to sacking of Matildas coach

FFA chief David Gallop says confidential surveys and interviews spelled the end for Matildas coach Alen Stajcic

A-League can wait as Maclaren eyes Cup glory

premium_icon A-League can wait as Maclaren eyes Cup glory

Jamie Maclaren is reluctant to talk about an A-League return while attempting to build on his Socceroos breakthrough at the Asian Cup

Matildas Cup plans in chaos as coach sacked

premium_icon Matildas Cup plans in chaos as coach sacked

Football Federation Australia is set to announce Matildas boss Alen Stajcic has been fired on the eve of the Women’s World Cup in France

Fri 18 Jan 2019

FIFA corruption reporter gunned down

FIFA corruption reporter gunned down

The reporter who went undercover to expose graft and corruption within world soccer governing body FIFA has been shot dead in a public street

‘I pick the team on penis size’

‘I pick the team on penis size’

A German football manager facing battles on two fronts — relegation and sexism — had a very sassy retort to a journalist.

Socceroos’ Asian Cup path revealed

Socceroos’ Asian Cup path revealed

Australia has avoided a round of 16 death match against rival Asian rival Japan, but its journey to a repeat final won’t be easy.

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