Soccer

Sun 21 Oct 2018

Rudan’s dream Nix start marred by VAR confusion

Rudan’s dream Nix start marred by VAR confusion

The Mark Rudan era at the Wellington Phoenix has begun in style — and confusion — with a 2-1 win over the Newcastle Jets.

Muscat takes aim at ref after City triumph

Muscat takes aim at ref after City triumph

VICTORY coach Kevin Muscat has blasted a controversial penalty that swung the momentum in the A-League opener against Melbourne rivals City.

‘Pathetic behaviour’ sparks ugly scuffle

‘Pathetic behaviour’ sparks ugly scuffle

A CHELSEA coach taunted Jose Mourinho after a goal, sparking an ugly melee as the United manager was held back by stewards.

Aloisi: My Roar has never been better

Aloisi: My Roar has never been better

ROAR coach John Aloisi rates his current squad the best he has had in Brisbane, and is confident ahead of the season opener against Central Coast Mariners.

Fri 19 Oct 2018

Player Poll: City rock among A-League’s toughest

Player Poll: City rock among A-League’s toughest

THE A-League is back and so too are the footballers we know and love! But is there a star who frustrates his rivals more than any other? We asked the players.

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Bolt rejects Malta offer to stay at Mariners

Bolt rejects Malta offer to stay at Mariners

FORMER spring king Usain Bolt has rejected a two-year offer from a club in Malta to continue his A-League trial with the Central Coast Mariners.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Sydney coach confident despite injury setback

Sydney coach confident despite injury setback

STEVE Corica is exploring his options after losing Trent Buhagiar to a serious knee injury but the Sydney FC coach is confident in his squad.

A-League stars in favourites stand-off

A-League stars in favourites stand-off

WITH the season set to start, A-League stars are split on who are title favourites. We spoke to a star from each club to find out who is the team to beat.

Germany left stunned as hero saves France’s blushes

Germany left stunned as hero saves France’s blushes

GERMANY were left stunned when a familiar face came to the rescue for France, while a venomous volley and a freakish free kick were the pick of the goals.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

The $1.5 trillion Saudi prince in United takeover talks

The $1.5 trillion Saudi prince in United takeover talks

A PREMIER League powerhouse is the latest target for investment for a Saudi prince who is pondering a potential takeover of the club.

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