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No Fulham offer for Schwarzer

Australian goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer feels he has done enough to deserve a new contract at Fulham, and if the London club fails to deliver he will consider offers from other Premier League sides.

Sunderland out of FA Cup, Fulham survive scare

Kieran Richardson.

Tom Williams Sunderland went out of the FA Cup to second-tier Bolton Wanderers after losing their third-round replay 2-0 on Tuesday, while Fulham celebrated the narrowest of narrow escapes against Blackpool.

Rooney turns lights out on Fulham

Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney

Jason Burt JUST as it looked like Manchester United's title hopes might dim a little - and not just because of a first-half floodlight failure - Wayne Rooney illuminated this occasion to stretch their lead at...

Fulham manager desperate to keep Schwarzer

Mark Schwarzer

Fulham manager Martin Jol insists goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer can keep going for at least another two years in the English Premier League.

Fulham hold talks with Schwarzer to extend Cottage stay

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 20:  Mark Schwarzer practises goalkeeping during an Australian Socceroos training session at Macquarie Uni on March 20, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

LONDON: Fulham manager Martin Jol revealed on Friday his club is in talks with Mark Schwarzer over a new contract.

Football

Young guns primed to take the baton from old guard in Brazil

David Sygall From the dining hall of their hotel in the Black Sea port city of Trabzon in north-eastern Turkey, Australia's young hotshot footballers cheered on Dad's Army as they muscled their way into next...

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Schwarzer's Chelsea switch a big gamble

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK - JUNE 02:  Goalkeeper, Mark Schwarzer of Australia looks on during the International Friendly between Denmark and Australia at Parken Stadium on June 2, 2012 in Copenhagen, Denmark.  (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Sebastian Hassett Of all the risks taken by all the Australian players vying for a spot at next year's World Cup, few thought it would be Mark Schwarzer stepping up to the roulette table.

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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.

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Van Persie and Rooney give Moyes a great start

Robin van Persie

Alec Kennedy Manchester United manager David Moyes praised both Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney after his first Premier League match in charge of the English champions ended in a 4-1 win at Swansea.

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Villa stun Arsenal in Premier League

Laurent Koscielny.

Tom Williams Arsenal endured a calamitous start to the Premier League season after conceding two penalties and having Laurent Koscielny dismissed in a 3-1 home defeat by Aston Villa on Saturday.

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Jose Mourinho is back - and it shows

Jose Mourinho

Jeremy Wilson assesses Jose Mourinho's impact on his return to Chelsea.

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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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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.

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Rooney returns to sink Palace, Everton stun Mourinho

Mesut Ozil.

Steven Griffiths Wayne Rooney returned to give Manchester United manager David Moyes his maiden win at Old Trafford as the champions beat Crystal Palace 2-0, while Jose Mourinho suffered the first Premier League...

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Chelsea stop rot, go top as Liverpool flop

Tom Williams Chelsea ended a run of four winless games to beat Fulham 2-0 and move to the top of the Premier League on Saturday, after Southampton stunned previous leaders Liverpool.

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Luis Suarez's return can't come soon enough to give Reds some spark

Luis Suarez

You'll never walk alone, Liverpool supporters avow in spine-tingling harmony, and yet the sight of Luis Suarez in the Anfield stands throughout his side's 1-0 defeat to Southampton strengthened...

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Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur breeze through League Cup ties

Juan Mata

Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur breezed into the League Cup fourth round on Tuesday, while Sunderland began life without Paolo Di Canio by beating Peterborough United.

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Manchester United beat Liverpool in League Cup

Steven Griffiths Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez ruined Luis Suarez's long-awaited return from suspension as the Mexican clinched a 1-0 win against Liverpool in the League Cup third round on Wednesday.

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Forget about signing strikers, Arsenal's problems begin at the back

Alan-Hansen-

Alan Hansen Arsene Wenger has spent the summer trying - and so far failing - to add a £40million striker to his squad, but it took Aston Villa just 90 minutes to show where the Arsenal manager should really be...

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Sydney FC sign Young Socceroos striker

Corey Gameiro.

Sebastian Hassett Sydney FC have bolstered their forward stocks by signing Young Socceroos forward Corey Gameiro for the next two seasons.