Dominic Bossi

Dominic Bossi is a football reporter with The Sydney Morning Herald.

Fighting hard: Mat Ryan had to battle for the No.1 jersey at Valencia.

Socceroo star on the move Osasuna rather than later

Australian goalkeeper Mat Ryan is poised to leave Spanish giants Valencia in the upcoming January transfer window after being reportedly offered a loan deal to join La Liga club Osasuna for the remainder of the season.

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 07: Caitlin Foord of Australia passes the ball during the Women's International Friendly ...

Australian crowned Asia's best footballer

An Australian has been named the best footballer in Asia after Matildas' star Caitlin Foord was crowned the AFC Women's Player of the Year for 2016 at the annual awards ceremony in Abu Dhabi.

Visit postponed: FIFA President Gianni Infantino.

FIFA president cancels Australian visit

FIFA president Gianni Infantino postponed Monday's visit to Australia to attend the funeral service in Brazil for the victims of the plane crash that killed all but three members of the Chapecoense football club.