Teo Pellizzeri The situation is getting desperate for winless Melbourne Heart. They are lodged at the bottom of the A-League ladder with just two points from five matches. On Friday night they host Sydney FC.
Alex Nicholson Sydney FC have fallen out of the top six for the first time in months. Can they bounce back against the Mariners?
A-League marquee superstar Alessandro Del Piero will captain Sydney FC in his second season in Australia.
Sebastian Hassett England are reportedly keen to play Australia in a friendly next month - provided the Three Lions have already qualified for the World Cup in Brazil.
Phil Mitchell Join Phil Mitchell for full, live coverage of the Sydney derby, live from Allianz Stadium.
Sebastian Hassett IF NO other lesson has been learned from the past week in football, let this be the one: Australians are hungry for the round ball. As hungry as any other code this country has to offer.
Sebastian Hassett NO PLAYER in any domestic football code will know the weight of expectation on Alessandro Del Piero's shoulders when he makes his debut for Sydney FC next month, but the $4 million man wouldn't have...
Richard Hinds Les Murray was at Sydney FC training. Which, under normal circumstances, would be like the Pope popping into a suburban parish to watch the local priest conduct holy communion.
Sebastian Hassett Football: Alessandro Del Piero hasn’t even arrived in Australia yet but the new Sydney FC signing could be in line to take on the captain’s armband this season.
The 2012-13 A-League season is upon us, so we run through each team’s prospects.
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...
Sebastian Hassett WITH the biggest home crowd in Sydney FC history set to converge on Allianz Stadium this Saturday, Brett Emerton has assured Sky Blues fans there will be no repeat of their disappointing first-up...
Joe Barton Overlooked Socceroo Brett Emerton wants to use next month's international friendly against South Korea as his springboard back into the national set-up.
Sebastian Hassett Good teams win even when they play poorly, or so the adage goes. If this is true, Sydney FC have little to worry about.
Sebastian Hassett SYDNEY FC marquee Alessandro Del Piero says his unusually quiet display in yesterday's A-League win over Perth Glory was due to injured hamstrings and fatigue.
Dominic Bossi THE arrival of marquees Alessandro Del Piero, Emile Heskey and Shinji Ono has raised the standard of football in the A-League but players and coaches fear the quality of refereeing is lagging.
Dominic Bossi SYDNEY FC's two marquee players, Alessandro Del Piero and Brett Emerton, both scored as the Sky Blues clinched a comeback win against Perth Glory on Sunday, but it was the performance of Rhyan Grant...
Sebastian Hassett SYDNEY FC always wanted it this way. From the moment the club was put together, way back in 2004, they always held aspirations of the grandest stage.
Daniel Lane MARQUEE player Mile Sterjovski and the Mariners' senior brigade have taken the task upon themselves this season of helping boom teenager Tom Rogic stay grounded.
Michael Lynch Necessity is the mother of invention, as Holger Osieck, the Socceroos coach, is fast discovering.