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How FFA Can Get A-League Expansion Right

How FFA Can Get A-League Expansion Right

PFA Chief Executive John Didulica says expansion is fundamental for football’s growth and how FFA manage the process is more vital than when they release the criteria. 23 Feb 2017
Papas heads to Saudi Arabia

Papas heads to Saudi Arabia

Australian coach Arthur Papas has left Victorian NPL club Green Gully to take up a lucrative opportunity to work as the assistant coach at Saudi Arabian outfit Al Ettifaq effective immediately. 23 Feb 2017
'Going to China? Madness' – Keane urges Rooney to stay in Europe

'Going to China? Madness' – Keane urges Rooney to stay in Europe

Wayne Rooney is linked with a move to China, but Roy Keane feels that is the wrong move for the Manchester United captain. 23 Feb 2017
Nuno rues Telles red as Porto retain hope

Nuno rues Telles red as Porto retain hope

Alex Telles was perhaps unlucky to be sent off in the Champions League, Porto coach Nuno Espirito Santo said. 23 Feb 2017
Socceroos to host Brazil in Melbourne

Socceroos to host Brazil in Melbourne

Brazil and Australia will go head-to-head in a friendly in Melbourne in June. 23 Feb 2017
Sampaoli rues Schmeichel heroics

Sampaoli rues Schmeichel heroics

Kasper Schmeichel impressed in goal for Leicester City against Sevilla and Jorge Sampaoli sat up and took note. 23 Feb 2017
Sevilla president unimpressed by 'unjust' winning margin

Sevilla president unimpressed by 'unjust' winning margin

Leicester City left Sevilla with an away goal in a 2-1 defeat in the Champions League, a result that apparently flattered the visitors. 23 Feb 2017
Allegri praises Pjaca for attitude change

Allegri praises Pjaca for attitude change

Marko Pjaca scored his first Juventus goal as they beat Porto 2-0, and Massimiliano Allegri praised his change in attitude. 23 Feb 2017
Mkhitaryan keeping fingers crossed over injury

Mkhitaryan keeping fingers crossed over injury

Henrikh Mkhitaryan tweeted "fingers crossed" after he picked up an injury ahead of the EFL Cup final. 23 Feb 2017
Casillas left frustrated by Alex Telles red card

Casillas left frustrated by Alex Telles red card

The red card issued to Alex Telles left Porto facing an insurmountable challenge against Juventus, Iker Casillas has said. 23 Feb 2017
Anything can happen at King Power Stadium – Away goal lifts Schmeichel

Anything can happen at King Power Stadium – Away goal lifts Schmeichel

Kasper Schmeichel was in a positive mood after Jamie Vardy's away goal gave Leicester City a chance against Sevilla in the Champions League. 23 Feb 2017
Ranieri hails Leicester's 'big heart' in Sevilla loss

Ranieri hails Leicester's 'big heart' in Sevilla loss

Leicester City fought back to grab an away goal against Sevilla, with Claudio Ranieri delighted by a show of his side's "big heart". 23 Feb 2017
Socceroos to play Brazil at MCG

Socceroos to play Brazil at MCG

Brazil will take on the Socceroos at the MCG on Tuesday 13 June, 2017. 23 Feb 2017
Logarzo joins Champions League club

Logarzo joins Champions League club

Matildas midfielder Chloe Logarzo has signed with Norwegian runners-up Avaldsnes who will compete in the 2017-18 UEFA Champions League. 23 Feb 2017
Krasnodar celebrate eighth anniversary by eliminating Fenerbahce

Krasnodar celebrate eighth anniversary by eliminating Fenerbahce

Russian side Krasnodar knocked Fenerbahce out of the Europa League, while Schalke join them in progressing to the last 16. 23 Feb 2017
Home bird Rooney not suited to China - Phil Neville

Home bird Rooney not suited to China - Phil Neville

Phil Neville advised Wayne Rooney to "stick it out at Manchester United" after he was linked with a move to the Chinese Super League. 23 Feb 2017
Ramos rejects claims of bad Real Madrid attitude

Ramos rejects claims of bad Real Madrid attitude

Real Madrid surprisingly lost to Valencia but Sergio Ramos has hit back at the notion that his side were not committed enough. 23 Feb 2017
Porto 0 Juventus 2: Substitutes Pjaca and Alves give Bianconeri command

Porto 0 Juventus 2: Substitutes Pjaca and Alves give Bianconeri command

Massimiliano Allegri's substitutions paid off as Juventus beat Porto 2-0 at Estadio do Dragao in the Champions League last 16. 23 Feb 2017
Sevilla 2 Leicester City 1: Vardy's strike tees up second leg after Schmeichel heroics

Sevilla 2 Leicester City 1: Vardy's strike tees up second leg after Schmeichel heroics

Jamie Vardy struck late on for Leicester to give them hope of sneaking past Sevilla in the Champions League, despite losing 2-1 in Spain. 23 Feb 2017
Madrid lead is not worth anything – Zidane

Madrid lead is not worth anything – Zidane

Real Madrid must ignore their one-point lead at the top of LaLiga and focus on winning matches, according to Zinedine Zidane. 23 Feb 2017
Dropped Bonucci must adapt to the rules – Marotta

Dropped Bonucci must adapt to the rules – Marotta

Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci has been told to "adapt to the rules" by CEO Beppe Marotta after his spat with Massimiliano Allegri. 23 Feb 2017