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Shattered Merrick: I'd trade win for no Vargas injury

Shattered Merrick: I'd trade win for no Vargas injury

A shattered Ernie Merrick says he'd rather have lost Sunday's 2-1 Newcastle Jets win away to Brisbane Roar than for Ronald Vargas to have suffered his sickening ankle injury. 23 Oct 2017
Keogh defends unconvincing Glory

Keogh defends unconvincing Glory

Perth Glory captain Andy Keogh says his side will be full of confidence despite an unconvincing 2-1 win over Central Coast on Sunday. 22 Oct 2017
Brama bemoans long ball issues

Brama bemoans long ball issues

Central Coast midfielder Wout Brama has identified his side’s inability to defend the long ball as a recurring issue after Sunday’s 2-1 loss to Perth Glory. 22 Oct 2017
Vargas suffers sickening injury

Vargas suffers sickening injury

Newcastle Jets have confirmed star recruit Ronald Vargas has been taken to hospital after suffering a sickening ankle injury. 22 Oct 2017
Edwards scores in SPL

Edwards scores in SPL

Australian midfielder Ryan Edwards scored as Partick Thistle claimed a last-gasp 2-1 win over Dundee in the Scottish Premier League overnight. 22 Oct 2017
Goodwin scores fine free-kick

Goodwin scores fine free-kick

Fringe Socceroo Craig Goodwin came off the bench to score a fine late equaliser as Sparta Rotterdam drew 1-1 with Excelsior in the Dutch Eredivisie overnight. 22 Oct 2017
Mooy scores in United shock

Mooy scores in United shock

Socceroo Aaron Mooy opened the scoring as Huddersfield Town recorded a memorable 2-1 win over Manchester United in the English Premier League overnight. 22 Oct 2017
Brillante hails 'grafting' character

Brillante hails 'grafting' character

Sydney FC goal scorer Josh Brillante has hailed his side's character after grafting out a 2-2 draw with rivals Western Sydney Wanderers after trailing by two goals. 21 Oct 2017
McCormack: I just hit it hard

McCormack: I just hit it hard

Melbourne City match winner Ross McCormack says he simply hit his free-kick as hard as he could in Saturday’s 1-0 victory over Wellington Phoenix. 21 Oct 2017
Paracki: Finishing was the difference

Paracki: Finishing was the difference

Wellington Phoenix midfielder Goran Paracki says his side’s inability to take their chances was their downfall in Saturday’s 1-0 loss away to Melbourne City. 21 Oct 2017
Mat Ryan keeps clean sheet in Brighton away win

Mat Ryan keeps clean sheet in Brighton away win

Socceroos goalkeeper Mat Ryan kept a clean sheet as Brighton & Hove Albion claimed their first-ever Premier League away win triumphing 3-0 over West Ham United overnight. 21 Oct 2017
VIDEO: Hrustic sent off for handball

VIDEO: Hrustic sent off for handball

Australian winger Ajdin Hrustic was sent off after 23 minutes in FC Groningen's 1-0 home loss to Willem II in the Dutch Eredivisie overnight. 21 Oct 2017
Austin: We needed 5-10 more minutes

Austin: We needed 5-10 more minutes

Melbourne Victory goal scorer Mitch Austin says his side might have claimed the win in Friday’s 2-2 draw with Adelaide United if the game went for another 5-10 minutes. 20 Oct 2017
Unlikely hero Lia 'shocked' by double

Unlikely hero Lia 'shocked' by double

Adelaide United’s unlikely hero Vince Lia admits his double in his side’s 2-2 draw with Melbourne Victory came as a shock to him. 20 Oct 2017
Bautheac reveals delay frustration

Bautheac reveals delay frustration

Brisbane Roar’s gun French signing Eric Bautheac has revealed his frustration after visa processing delays forced him to wait six weeks to join his new club. 20 Oct 2017
Kerr & Matildas win Women in Sport awards

Kerr & Matildas win Women in Sport awards

Samantha Kerr and the Matildas have won the two of the major gongs at Wednesday night's Women In Sport Awards. 18 Oct 2017
O'Neill: Allianz is our fortress

O'Neill: Allianz is our fortress

Sydney FC midfielder Brandon O'Neill has laughed off Western Sydney defender Brendan Hamill's claims that playing the derby at Allianz Stadium is like a home game for Wanderers. 18 Oct 2017
Lia: United must end slow starts

Lia: United must end slow starts

Adelaide United midfielder Vince Lia says the side's slow starts are a mental issue they must overcome. 18 Oct 2017
WSW example shows Ange exit won't affect Roos

WSW example shows Ange exit won't affect Roos

Socceroo Josh Risdon says little will change for the players should Ange Postecoglou exit his post based on his experience following Tony Popovic’s departure at Western Sydney Wanderers. 18 Oct 2017
Socceroos surge to best ranking in 2017

Socceroos surge to best ranking in 2017

Australia have surged up seven spots to 43rd in the world to reach their best ranking this year following the release of the latest FIFA Rankings. 17 Oct 2017
Behich smashes in Super Lig goal

Behich smashes in Super Lig goal

Socceroo Aziz Behich scored his first goal of the Turkish Super Lig season overnight helping Bursaspor to a 3-1 win over Osmanlispor. 17 Oct 2017