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Cahill's message for City Socceroo hopefuls

Cahill's message for City Socceroo hopefuls

Socceroo veteran Tim Cahill says he supports his Melbourne City teammates for national team selection but believes coach Ange Postecoglou will only select them if they show consistency at club level. 22 Feb 2017
Tianjin deny Rooney bid but admit Aubameyang talks

Tianjin deny Rooney bid but admit Aubameyang talks

Tianjin Quanjian have become the latest team to turn down out-of-favour Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney. 22 Feb 2017
Preview: Adelaide United v Gamba Osaka

Preview: Adelaide United v Gamba Osaka

Adelaide United coach Guillermo Amor, and defender Tarek Elrich are embracing the challenge of facing Japanese giants Gamba Osaka in their opening match of the 2017 AFC Champions League Group Stage at Hindmarsh Stadium tonight. 22 Feb 2017
Deportivo Saprissa 0 Pachuca 0: Champions League quarter-final evenly poised

Deportivo Saprissa 0 Pachuca 0: Champions League quarter-final evenly poised

Deportivo Saprissa and Pachuca stayed undefeated in this season's competition following Tuesday's stalemate in San Jose, Costa Rica. 22 Feb 2017
Gameiro angered by substitution in Atletico win

Gameiro angered by substitution in Atletico win

Kevin Gameiro was unhappy with being substituted during Atletico Madrid's victory against Bayer Leverkusen. 22 Feb 2017
'I give nothing for free' – Mourinho tells Shaw to learn from Mkhitaryan

'I give nothing for free' – Mourinho tells Shaw to learn from Mkhitaryan

Luke Shaw should learn from Henrikh Mkhitaryan in his bid to start for Manchester United, Jose Mourinho said. 22 Feb 2017
Arnold: Apology has taken too long

Arnold: Apology has taken too long

Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold says the homophobic banner displayed by the Red and Black Bloc (RBB) has no place in Australian sport and is surprised he never received an apology from Western Sydney Wanderers. 22 Feb 2017
Champions League quarter-finals still possible for Monaco, says Silva

Champions League quarter-finals still possible for Monaco, says Silva

Bernardo Silva was upbeat about Monaco's chances of progression following Tuesday's 5-3 loss to Manchester City. 22 Feb 2017
RBB members identified, banned

RBB members identified, banned

The Western Sydney Wanderers today suspended the membership of 14 individuals from the Red & Black Bloc (RBB) active supporter group following their role in the display of an unauthorised banner at the match on Saturday night at ANZ Stadium. 22 Feb 2017
Guardiola asks me for more, more, more - Aguero happy to fight on at Manchester City

Guardiola asks me for more, more, more - Aguero happy to fight on at Manchester City

Pep Guardiola might be a tough task master for Sergio Aguero but the Manchester City striker reaffirmed his wish to remain at the Etihad. 22 Feb 2017
Irvine suffers groin injury

Irvine suffers groin injury

Jackson Irvine had to be replaced overnight after suffering a groin problem in struggling Burton Albion’s goalless draw away to Derby County in England’s Championship. 22 Feb 2017
It was like ice hockey - Monaco vice-president stunned by Champions League clash

It was like ice hockey - Monaco vice-president stunned by Champions League clash

Vadim Vasilyev could not fault Monaco following the eight-goal thriller at Etihad Stadium. 22 Feb 2017
Proud Griezmann eyes more Atletico history

Proud Griezmann eyes more Atletico history

Antoine Griezmann is eyeing more history for Atletico Madrid after his latest goal in the Champions League. 22 Feb 2017
Toure marvels at Caballero heroics in Manchester City-Monaco thriller

Toure marvels at Caballero heroics in Manchester City-Monaco thriller

Manchester City stormed back from the brink to claim a 5-3 advantage against Monaco and Yaya Toure felt Willy Caballero was key. 22 Feb 2017
Buffon hopes to play well against Casillas

Buffon hopes to play well against Casillas

As he prepares to face Iker Casillas, Gianluigi Buffon is hopeful both goalkeepers can play well on his 100th UCL game for Juventus. 22 Feb 2017
Schmidt: It is easy to see how Atletico Madrid have reached two finals in three years

Schmidt: It is easy to see how Atletico Madrid have reached two finals in three years

Roger Schmidt felt Atletico Madrid showed why they have made two Champions League finals in recent years after they saw off Bayer Leverkusen 22 Feb 2017
Falcao penalty miss was key – Jardim

Falcao penalty miss was key – Jardim

In a game with eight goals and 10 yellow cards, Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim cited a missed spot-kick as the pivotal moment. 22 Feb 2017
Guardiola: If one team can score a thousand, million goals it is Monaco

Guardiola: If one team can score a thousand, million goals it is Monaco

Manchester City seized the first-leg advantage over Monaco in a thrilling match, but Pep Guardiola said the tie is far from over. 22 Feb 2017
Griezmann hails 'brilliant' Gameiro as Atletico see off Leverkusen

Griezmann hails 'brilliant' Gameiro as Atletico see off Leverkusen

Atletico Madrid attacker Antoine Griezmann was in awe of his striking partner Kevin Gameiro following the win over Bayer Leverkusen. 22 Feb 2017
Simeone all smiles after Atletico dismantle Leverkusen

Simeone all smiles after Atletico dismantle Leverkusen

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone was in a fine mood after seeing his side take a major step toward the Champions League quarter-finals. 22 Feb 2017
Spot-kick revision pays off for Caballero

Spot-kick revision pays off for Caballero

Manchester City recorded a thrilling 5-3 Champions League win over Monaco, but at one stage they faced the prospect of a 3-1 deficit. 22 Feb 2017