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Leijer moving on from captaincy disappointment

Leijer moving on from captaincy disappointment

MELBOURNE Victory defender Adrian Leijer says being stripped of the club's captaincy was a disappointment. 1 Oct 2013
Palace confirm Mariappa signing

Palace confirm Mariappa signing

Premier League club Crystal Palace have signed Reading defender Adrian Mariappa for an undisclosed fee. 3 Sep 2013
Chelsea step up pursuit of Mutu compensation

Chelsea step up pursuit of Mutu compensation

Chelsea have ramped up efforts to claim compensation from former striker, Adrian Mutu. 24 Apr 2013
Melbourne Victory Action Pics

Melbourne Victory Action Pics

adidas ONSIDE stars Adrian Leijer, Leigh Broxham & Marcos Flores were all in action as Victory progressed to the A-League semi finals. Pics by Getty Images. 8 Apr 2013
Victory: We can do it without Archie

Victory: We can do it without Archie

MELBOURNE Victory captain Adrian Leijer said he is adamant his side will cope up front minus injured striker Archie Thompson, ahead of their trip to A-League leaders Central Coast on Saturday night. 22 Feb 2013
Madaschi: My Time To Return?

Madaschi: My Time To Return?

EXCLUSIVE: Fringe Socceroo Adrian Madaschi admits he would consider an approach from an A-League club after his Italian club Portogruaro was relegated from Serie B last season. 22 Jun 2011
'New Victory Boss To Face Celtic'

'New Victory Boss To Face Celtic'

MELBOURNE Victory captain Adrian Leijer is confident the identity of the club's new coach will be revealed before the club faces Scottish giants Celtic at AAMI Park on July 13. 18 May 2011
Madaschi's Mob In Survival Boost

Madaschi's Mob In Survival Boost

AUSSIES ABROAD: Adrian Madaschi played his part as relegation-threatened Portogruaro claimed a vital three points with a dramatic 2-1 win at leaders Siena in Italy's Serie B overnight. 23 Apr 2011
Mariners Swoop On New Signings

Mariners Swoop On New Signings

CENTRAL Coast Mariners have boosted their squad for next season by bringing in Adriano Pellegrino and Brad McDonald as the beaten grand finalists look to go one better next campaign. 15 Apr 2011
Mutu Available Again for Fiorentina

Mutu Available Again for Fiorentina

Adrian Mutu has been reinstated to the Fiorentina team, the Serie A club confirmed today. 4 Feb 2011
Victory Laugh Off Dirty Joke

Victory Laugh Off Dirty Joke

THE MELBOURNE Victory camp has laughed off Miron Bleiberg's withering description of the team as dirty, brutal and intimidatory. 31 Jan 2011
Zahra Positive After Surgery

Zahra Positive After Surgery

MELBOURNE Heart winger Adrian Zahra is bearing up well, according to coach John van 't Schip, after undergoing surgery to repair ligament damage to his right knee on Friday. 28 Jan 2011
Knee-Op Surgery For Zahra

Knee-Op Surgery For Zahra

YOUNG Melbourne Heart winger Adrian Zahra underwent knee surgery last night following his crippling tackle by Kevin Muscat in the derby against Melbourne Victory last weekend. 28 Jan 2011
Zahra Out For Rest Of Season

Zahra Out For Rest Of Season

MELBOURNE Heart's Adrian Zahra has been ruled out for the remainder of the Hyundai A-League season after an assessment confirmed the young winger has suffered damage to his right knee. 23 Jan 2011
Muscat Remorse Over Tackle

Muscat Remorse Over Tackle

MELBOURNE Victory captain Kevin Muscat has issued an unreserved apology to Adrian Zahra for the 'mistimed' tackle that has ended the Heart youngster's season. 23 Jan 2011
Leijer Injury Opens Door

Leijer Injury Opens Door

TEENAGE defender Petar Franjic will be thrown in the deep end and make his debut for Melbourne Victory against Sydney FC on Saturday night after Adrian Leijer was ruled out with a quad strain. 15 Jan 2011
Leijer: No Need To Panic Yet

Leijer: No Need To Panic Yet

DEFENDER Adrian Leijer insists it's no time to panic despite Melbourne Victory coming off two straight losses and clinging to their spot in the top six. 12 Jan 2011
Madaschi Aims For Roo Return

Madaschi Aims For Roo Return

EXCLUSIVE: Socceroo and Portosummaga defender Adrian Madaschi says he's ready for the best strikers in Serie B - and hopes for a return to the green and gold under new coach Holger Osieck. 19 Aug 2010
'Ernie Will Strike The Right Deal'

'Ernie Will Strike The Right Deal'

EXCLUSIVE: Melbourne Victory defender Adrian Leijer says Ernie Merrick's recruitment record shows the club's quest for a top-notch striker will end in success. 9 Aug 2010
Leijer Eyes Stat Attack

Leijer Eyes Stat Attack

EXCLUSIVE: Adrian Leijer accepts the tight nature of the A-League means Saturday's Grand Final rematch with Sydney FC is important before the season is even 90 minutes old. 3 Aug 2010
Our Aussie Book Review Swap

Our Aussie Book Review Swap

TWO of Australia’s prominent football book authors have swapped manuscripts and reviewed each other’s round-ball themed page turners exclusively for au.fourfourtwo.com. 7 Jul 2010