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Live A-League: Melbourne Victory v Adelaide United

Teo Pellizzeri It's a fascinating match-up between the third and fourth placed teams on the ladder. Both clubs - with a fierce historical rivalry - have 7-6-6 records as the end of the A-League regular season...

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A-League: Sydney FC v Brisbane Roar

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Shane Brady Live coverage as Sydney FC host runaway leaders the Brisbane Roar at Allianz Stadium.

A-League finals: Melbourne Victory v Sydney FC

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Scott Spits It's time for the A-League finals. Glamour clubs Melbourne Victory and Sydney FC clash in an elimination final.

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Ray Baartz reflective over stolen opportunity

James Gardiner RAY Baartz admits there are times when he thinks ‘‘what if’’.

Matt McKay ready for wild ride in A-League decider

Phil Lutton A-League grand finals at Suncorp Stadium haven't proven to be for the faint of heart. With history firmly in mind, Roar midfielder Matt McKay says his side is ready for anything against the...

Besart Berisha rolls out greatest hits in Roar swansong

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 04: Besart Berisha of the Roar thanks fans as he goes up to receive his Grand Final winners medal the 2014 A-League Grand Final match between the Brisbane Roar and the Western Sydney Wanderers at Suncorp Stadium on May 4, 2014 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)

Phil Lutton Besart Berisha's final game for the Roar was a neat little polaroid of his three-year, 75-game career in the orange shirt.

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A-League grand final shows how far we've come

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Craig Foster Last week’s grand final was a stupendous occasion. To stand pitchside in the last half hour, with both sets of supporters heaving up and down as one, fighting for supremacy off field as much as on,...

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Matildas beaten by US

Abby Wambach Laura Alleway.

The Matildas have been outclassed 4-0 by the United States in a women's soccer friendly international in Texas.

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Stallions join race to take reins at Wanderers

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Dominic Bossi Former National Soccer League club Marconi Stallions are aiming to return to the top flight of Australian football and will bid for a controlling stake in the Western Sydney Wanderers.

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Green back in top form

Soccer player Jack Green

Chris Dutton A broken back ruined his first A-League bid but Jack Green hasn't given up on his professional dream.

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Panthers' bid for Wanderers demonstrates its potential

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Craig Foster Even rugby league diehards would have to admit Penrith Panthers' attempt to acquire the Wanderers is a demonstration of how far the dynamics of the two sports have altered.

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Foreign clubs lining up for $15m takeover of Wanderers

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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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Rooney's star display cools Blues' interest

Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney might have played his way out of a transfer to Chelsea after a committed display in Manchester United's 0-0 draw with their rivals on Monday.

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FFA Cup a knockout idea as amateurs get chance to face A-League's best

Dominic Bossi Amateur players' dreams of lining up against A-League stars could become a reality next year after Football Federation Australia confirmed the introduction of a national knockout competition, the FFA...

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Knockout to add punch to ACT season

Lee Gaskin Canberra's part-timers can begin dreaming about emulating the fairytale runs of their English counterparts.

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Lure of giant-killing will be a knockout with fans

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Michael Lynch There's nothing a true sports fan enjoys more than a genuine underdog knocking over one of the big boys of the game.

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Real deal over the odds, claims Wenger

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Jonathan Liew Arsene Wenger believes Real Madrid have overpaid for Gareth Bale.

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Negredo saves City, first win for Palace

Alvaro Negredo.

Tom Williams Alvaro Negredo came off the bench and scored for the second Premier League game running as Manchester City edged promoted Hull City 2-0 on Saturday.

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Liverpool and Arsenal take derby honours

Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge

Tom Williams Daniel Sturridge sent Liverpool top of the Premier League with a 1-0 win over Manchester United on Sunday, while Arsenal clipped Tottenham Hotspur's wings in the north London derby.

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Live A-League: Melbourne Heart v Melbourne Victory

Melbourne Heart and Melbourne Victory.

Scott Spits It's that time of the season once again when local combatants Melbourne Heart and Melbourne Victory clash in arguably the best derby in the A-League.