English Premier League

Socceroos v Ecuador 2014: International Friendly

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Teo Pellizzeri Join Teo Pellizzeri for all the action from the compelling Socceroos-Ecuador friendly in London in early March.

Football

Portuguese men at war: Spurs coach lifts lid on Mourinho rift

Jim White Andre Villas-Boas says former mentor Jose Mourinho tried to block his progress as a coach and that they have not spoken in four years.

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Football

Kewell not out of Rio race but Neill at risk

Harry Kewell

Michael Lynch Harry Kewell in the Australia squad for Brazil next year? Don't bet against it.

Football

Ecuador striker Christian Benitez dies from heart attack at 27

Cristian Benitez

Ecuador striker Christian Benitez has died suddenly in Qatar at the age of 27, his agent Jose Chamorro said Monday.

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Wanderers' rising star switches to Phoenix

Reece Caira

Australian under-20 international Reece Caira is leaving Western Sydney Wanderers for more playing opportunities with the Wellington Phoenix.

Football

Name change for 'common' EPL side

English Premier League side Hull City are to change their name to Hull City Tigers, owner Assem Allam said in an interview published on Friday, explaining that the new title would make the club stand...

Football

Arsenal handed tough Champions League play-off tie

Arsene Wenger

English Premier League side Arsenal were handed a tricky tie against Turkish giants Fenerbahce in the Champions League play-off round after the draw was made on Friday at UEFA's headquarters in Nyon.

Soccer

Heskey, Ono bring star quality to Canberra

Lee Gaskin Former England international Emile Heskey and one of the greatest footballers to come out of Asia, Shinji Ono, are on their way to Canberra as part of a massive week of A-League action in the...

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Superstars rockin' the suburbs

Shinji ONO during the Semi Final Elimination Western Sydney Wanderers vs Brisbane roar at Parramatta Stadium 
Photography Brendan Esposito
smh,12 April,2013

Lee Gaskin Former England international Emile Heskey and one of Asia's greatest footballers, Shinji Ono, are on their way to Canberra.

Football

I'll stay at Liverpool, says Suarez

Luis Suarez

Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez has said he will stay at Liverpool, despite being unsettled at the English Premier League side and seeking a transfer, El Observador newspaper said on Wednesday.

Football

With Goliath gone, what will become of David's United?

Manchester United's manager David Moyes.

Graham Hunter The early signs are not great for the champions, who face a tough start in defence of their title..

Football

Jedinak impresses in Palace return to EPL

Mile Jedinak.

Liam Fitzgibbon An eye-catching English Premier League debut from Australian Mile Jedinak failed to prevent Crystal Palace suffering a season-opening 1-0 defeat to Tottenham on Sunday.

Football

Soldado penalty gives Spurs win over Palace

Roberto Soldado

New signing Roberto Soldado proved there is life without Gareth Bale by giving Tottenham Hotspur a 1-0 win at promoted Crystal Palace in their English Premier League opener on Sunday.

A-League

Foreign clubs lining up for $15m takeover of Wanderers

wanderers

Dominic Bossi English Premier League giants Manchester City have been joined by a leading Bundesliga club and another British club in registering their interest in taking over the Western Sydney Wanderers.

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Football

Arsenal finally raid piggy bank to win Ozil as EPL transfers set a record

Mesut Ozil

In a busy day of last-minute bargaining in the English Premier League, Arsenal pulled off a coup on Monday's transfer deadline day, smashing their transfer record by signing German playmaker Mesut...

Football

Finals the goal in youngsters' minds

SPORT: L-R Woden Valley football goal keeper Evan Alexandrow-Ridley,19 of Kambah and leading goal scorer Derek Oelmann,23 of Mawson prepare for the club's first ever finals appearance. 5th SEPTEMBER 2013 .Photograph by MELISSA ADAMS of The Canberra Times.

Lee Gaskin One is an American striker with the Golden Boot, the other has rubbed shoulders with Mark Schwarzer.

How Friday night's 'fixed' match unfolded

David Obaze (red, on far left) playing for Southern Stars against Richmond at the Kevin Bartlett Reserve.
Simon O'Dwyer
The Age
September 13th 2013

Nino Bucci As the final whistle sounded over a patchy pitch in a unregarded corner of outer suburban Melbourne, a nil-all draw seemed a fitting result.

Football

Paolo di Canio sacked by Sunderland

Julian Guyer Paolo di Canio was sacked as manager of English Premier League basement club Sunderland on Sunday after just seven months in charge of the north-east side.

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Football

Arsenal go top of EPL with win over Stoke

Bacary Sagna

Arsenal went to the top of the English Premier League table after a 3-1 victory at home to Stoke on Sunday.

Mark Schwarzer left out of Socceroos squad

Mark Schwarzer.

Socceroos coach Holger Osieck has not included goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer in a 24-man squad for friendlies against France and Canada.

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