What went Wong? When Malaysia's forgotten superstar moved to Australia
“Hail King James” was the headline splashed across the backpage of The Star in Malaysia on April 7, 1980. It wasn't the first time it had been used, but it had never been more apt after James Wong scored the goal to defeat South Korea – yes, South Korea – to send his nation to the 1980 Olympics.
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Aspro: We'll fight till the end for Tokyo spot
Olyroos defender Jonathon Aspro believes the current group of under-23 players will fight until the end to qualify for the 2020 Olympics.
Degenek wants European return
Japan-based Socceroos defender Milos Degenek has revealed his burning desire to return to play his club football in Europe.
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Death to John the Pragmatist!
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Ange and the art of the possible
They say that trying the same experiment multiple times and expecting different results is a form of madness. What then does this suggest about our national coach and his patently ineffective three at the back system?
Why loyalty has no part in modern football
The treatment of Wayne Rooney, John Terry and Claudio Ranieri created three modern football martyrs, bona fide personifications of loyalty’s dying influence in the English game. But why is there no room for the devoted anymore? And should a new wave of faithless players be lauded, or despised?
Pic special: Aussies head to RoboCup
Going for glory: The University of New South Wales' Runswift team of soccer robots are off to Japan to try and capture the RoboCup World Championship for a record sixth time. Pics by William West.
Video: Huge crowds greet Arsenal
Arsenal landed in Australia on Tuesday morning greeted by massive crowds at Sydney Airport ahead of their matches against Sydney FC and Western Sydney Wanderers at ANZ Stadium.
Video: Arsenal players try Aussie slang
Mesut Ozil, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and several Gunners tried out some Aussie slang ahead of Arsenal's Sydney tour.