Wanderers move away from wooden spoon

Dominic Bossi 11:40 PM   Western Sydney Wanderers made a giant stride to avoiding the wooden spoon after clinching a laboured fightback against Adelaide United.

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Melbourne Victory given win on a plate

Agile: Melbourne Victory’s Lawrence Thomas makes a save during the match against Brisbane Roar.

Vince Rugari 11:49 PM   The champagne is on ice for Melbourne Victory after their 1-0 win over a second-string Brisbane Roar as good as sealed the A-League premiership.

Football’s problematic gambling association

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Craig Foster 8:56 PM   The Perth Glory situation just made the unwelcome transition from "saga" to bona fide "debacle", not to mention setting an extremely dangerous precedent for the future.

Glory fans call for owner  to quit club

Some Glory fans are hoping for a league-worst attendance to show disdain for Tony Sage.

9:02 PM   Glory fans are considering a boycott of Sunday's game against Melbourne City. Photo: Getty Images

Popovic coy on Bulut's future

Uncertain future: Kerem Bulut.

Dominic Bossi 9:35 PM   Wanderers coach hits out at media reports of fan favourite Kerem Bulut leaving the club, but won't confirm if he wants to keep the player.

Sydney FC leave it late to clinch thrilling win

On target: Alex Brosque (right) celebrates a goal.

Sebastian Hassett   A stunning eight-minute spell early in the second half has laid the platform for Sydney FC to keep their hopes of claiming the Premier's Plate alive - but not before a spirited fightback.

A-League Live: Roar v Melbourne Victory

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 15:  Besart Berisha of the Victory and James Donachie of the Roar challenge for the ball during the round 18 A-League match between the Brisbane Roar and Melbourne Victory at Suncorp Stadium on April 15, 2015 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)

Beth Newman 9:33 PM   Brisbane has made eight changes to its side to host the Victory on Saturday night, as the visitors look to sew up the Premier's Plate.

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Stronger Brisbane Roar squad ready for Beijing

Kosta Barbarouses of the Victory takes on the defence of George Lambadaridis of the Roar.

Beth Newman 12:00 AM   Frans Thijssen rang in the changes on Saturday night but it will be a far stronger outfit that heads to Beijing tomorrow.

City kids get chance to shine

Iain Ramsay is one City youngster who may get a chance to show his wares on Sunday.

Michael Lynch 9:51 PM   One man's misfortune is another's opportunity. 

Big decisions for Victory, Thompson

Should he stay or go? Melbourne Victory veteran Archie Thompson.

Michael Lynch 7:46 PM   Melbourne Victory and their most celebrated player, Archie Thompson, have some tough talking to do over the next few weeks.

Man Utd to fight Liverpool for Ings

Danny Ings (left) is in demand.

3:01 PM   Manchester United are ready to plunge Liverpool's summer transfer plans into disarray by attempting to persuade Burnley forward Danny Ings to reject a move to Anfield in favour of Old Trafford.

Perth Glory situation highlights unhappy marriage between sport and gambling

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Craig Foster 2:07 PM   The Perth Glory situation just made the unwelcome transition from 'saga' to bonafide 'debacle', not to mention setting an extremely dangerous precedent for the future.

We've let Pellegrini down, says Hart

Manuel Pellegrini manager of Manchester City looks despondent after defeat last week.

unknown 12:11 PM   Joe Hart claims Manchester City's players have failed manager Manuel Pellegrini this season and been baffled' by the dramatic slump that has left the champions battling to secure a top four finish.

Ryan clean sheet keeps Brugge in Europa

Mat Ryan celebrates with Club Brugge teammates last month.

Socceroos goalkeeper Mat Ryan has kept a clean sheet to help Club Brugge hold Ukrainian side Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk to a scoreless draw in the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final.

Chelsea look to overcome United

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Chelsea will face an in-form Manchester United as they try to move one step closer to the English Premier League title at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.

Bulut may leave Wanderers

Bright spot for Wanderers: Kerem Bulut.

Dominic Bossi   In two months Kerem Bulut became a local hero. In two more he could be gone from Western Sydney Wanderers.

Glory hope to avoid mass player exit

Coach of Perth Glory, Kenny Lowe.

Perth Glory coach Kenny Lowe hopes players won't walk out on the club in the wake of the salary cap scandal.

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Newcastle Jets v Sydney FC - The Lowdown

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 15:  Marc Janko of Sydney FC controls the ball during the round 21 A-League match between Sydney FC and Brisbane Roar at Allianz Stadium on March 15, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Sebastian Hassett   Newcastle Jets v Sydney FC - The Lowdown

Glory admit guilt over A-League salary cap rorts

Resigned: Perth Glory chief executive Jason Brewer.

Dominic Bossi   Perth Glory have accepted Football Federation Australia's decision over salary cap rorts and will not protest the punishment of exclusion from the A-League finals and a $269,000 fine.

'Edgy' Berisha to haunt Roar again

The Melbourne Victory striker starred in Wednesday night's 2-1 win at Suncorp Stadium.

After a gleeful return to Brisbane, the nerves are out of Besart Berisha's system - and that spells even more danger for his former club Brisbane Roar.

Glory chief Brewer resigns after salary cap breach

Resigned: Perth Glory chief executive Jason Brewer.

Dominic Bossi   Perth Glory chief executive Jason Brewer has resigned from his position at the club and accepted full responsibility for the salary cap scandal that led to the club's expulsion from the A-League finals series.


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