Ben Somerford

Susnjar targets debut & Roo call-up

Susnjar targets debut & Roo call-up

After standing out for Australia at the AFC Under-23 Championship last month, Aleksandar Susnjar is set to make his debut for new Czech club Mlada Boleslav this weekend. 17 Feb 2018
Knee injury setback stalls Mooy

Knee injury setback stalls Mooy

Aaron Mooy will be fit for Socceroos selection ahead of Bert van Marwijk's first games in charge of Australia, despite his knee injury setback. 17 Feb 2018
Rogic made to wait to return

Rogic made to wait to return

Socceroo Tom Rogic is unlikely to make his return from injury in Friday morning’s (AEDT) Europa League clash with Zenit St Petersburg, but a comeback isn’t far off. 15 Feb 2018
Jets revenge on Gombau's mind

Jets revenge on Gombau's mind

Western Sydney Wanderers boss Josep Gombau is embracing the opportunity for revenge when his side meets the Newcastle Jets at Spotless Stadium on Friday night. 15 Feb 2018
Arnold: ACL loss was a wake-up call

Arnold: ACL loss was a wake-up call

Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold says Wednesday’s 2-0 loss to Suwon Bluewings in the AFC Champions League was a “wake-up call” for his side. 15 Feb 2018
Victory unlikely to bolster squad for ACL

Victory unlikely to bolster squad for ACL

Melbourne Victory appear unlikely to add to their squad ahead of the 2018 AFC Champions League (ACL) with coach Kevin Muscat conceding they have few options. 4 Feb 2018
Duncan: Jets' style keeps me busy

Duncan: Jets' style keeps me busy

Newcastle Jets goalkeeper Jack Duncan says he's happy to be kept busy as long as his side are winning games after a Man of the Match display in Saturday's 2-0 win over Melbourne Victory. 4 Feb 2018
Arnold pushes Wilkinson for World Cup

Arnold pushes Wilkinson for World Cup

Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold has pressed defender Alex Wilkinson's case for selection for the Socceroos' World Cup squad after Friday's 4-0 win over Wellington Phoenix. 3 Feb 2018
Kurz not using Foo Fighters gig as an excuse

Kurz not using Foo Fighters gig as an excuse

Adelaide United coach Marco Kurz says damage to the Coopers Stadium pitch following last week’s Foo Fighters concert at the venue won’t be used an excuse for their clash with Perth Glory. 2 Feb 2018
World Cup dream behind Ikonomidis' WSW move

World Cup dream behind Ikonomidis' WSW move

Fringe Socceroo Chris Ikonomidis admits playing at the World Cup was at the heart of his decision to join Western Sydney Wanderers on loan for the rest of the season. 2 Feb 2018
FFA: Socceroos World Cup farewell match in doubt

FFA: Socceroos World Cup farewell match in doubt

The Socceroos may not play another game on home soil prior to the 2018 World Cup, with Football Federation Australia (FFA) conceding there’s no guarantees of a farewell match. 1 Feb 2018
Bert: I'll do it my way, not Ange's way

Bert: I'll do it my way, not Ange's way

New Australia coach Bert van Marwijk respects predecessor Ange Postecoglou’s approach but says he’ll do it his way as he targets reaching the 2018 World Cup knockout stage. 1 Feb 2018
Gallop: Van Marwijk was our number one target

Gallop: Van Marwijk was our number one target

Football Federation Australia (FFA) CEO David Gallop says new Socceroos boss Bert van Marwijk was their number one target. 1 Feb 2018
Phoenix swoop for New Zealand international striker

Phoenix swoop for New Zealand international striker

Wellington Phoenix have pounced for a deadline day deal for New Zealand international Monty Patterson on loan from English Championship club Ipswich Town for the rest of the season. 1 Feb 2018
Sydney FC to make deadline day double swoop

Sydney FC to make deadline day double swoop

Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold has confirmed the club will sign two players in the next 48 hours. 31 Jan 2018
Jedinak returns, Cahill made to wait

Jedinak returns, Cahill made to wait

Mile Jedinak returned from injury overnight but there was no Tim Cahill return for Millwall, with his club boss stating he’s unlikely to play for a few weeks. 31 Jan 2018
Five Socceroos World Cup hopefuls who need a deadline day transfer

Five Socceroos World Cup hopefuls who need a deadline day transfer

Plenty of Australian 2018 World Cup hopefuls have made moves during January but there’s a sense of urgency with the transfer window due to close at midnight Wednesday (European time/10am AEDT Thursday). 30 Jan 2018
Mebrahtu pens new Czech deal

Mebrahtu pens new Czech deal

Former A-League striker Golgol Mebrahtu has signed a one-year contract extension with Czech club Mlada Boleslav. 30 Jan 2018
Giannou exits China for Cyprus

Giannou exits China for Cyprus

Fringe Socceroos striker Apostolos Giannou has left Chinese club Guangzhou R&F for Cypriot contenders AEK Larnaca on a two-and-a-half year deal. 28 Jan 2018
Celtic boss clarifies Rogic status

Celtic boss clarifies Rogic status

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers has moved to clear up talk Tom Rogic could return to action sooner than expected after appearing at training earlier this week. 25 Jan 2018
Wright's Robins miss out on cup final

Wright's Robins miss out on cup final

Socceroos defender Bailey Wright skippered Bristol City as they missed out on the English League Cup final after a 3-2 loss to Manchester City overnight. 24 Jan 2018