English Premier League
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.
Arsenal went to the top of the English Premier League table after a 3-1 victory at home to Stoke on Sunday.
Socceroos coach Holger Osieck has not included goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer in a 24-man squad for friendlies against France and Canada.
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.
Teo Pellizzeri Join Teo Pellizzeri for all the action from the compelling Socceroos-Ecuador friendly in London in early March.
Graham Hunter The early signs are not great for the champions, who face a tough start in defence of their title..
Lee Gaskin One is an American striker with the Golden Boot, the other has rubbed shoulders with Mark Schwarzer.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
Sebastian Hassett It was hardly on par with the reception that greeted Alessandro Del Piero’s entry but Emile Heskey’s arrival at Sydney Airport still managed to prove the value of star power this morning.
Sebastian Hassett IN TRUTH, last A-League season was meant to be the most eagerly awaited of all. Harry Kewell had landed at Melbourne Victory, Brett Emerton had signed with Sydney FC and domestic football hadn't...
Lee Gaskin, Chris Dutton The A-League's moment of truth has arrived and I've got some bad news for the fans - I've looked into the soccer crystal ball and it doesn't look pretty.
Steve Douglas Chelsea maintained its flying start to the English Premier League by beating Tottenham 4-2 away to preserve a four-point lead at the top of the ladder, while Manchester City needed a last-gasp winner...
Julian Guyer LONDON: The battle for the English Premier League title might be compelling, with three heavyweights in contention, but the fight to avoid relegation from the top flight is almost as fierce.
Sebastian Hassett THERE were no surprises when Football Federation Australia announced its four-year, $160 million television deal yesterday, but that didn't stop the game's chiefs from proclaiming it a landmark...
Chris Wright Manchester City's first tilt at Champions League glory ended in a heartbreaking group stage exit a year ago from a tough group - though the club then went on to lift the English Premier League crown.
Michael Lynch Necessity is the mother of invention, as Holger Osieck, the Socceroos coach, is fast discovering.