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Ben McKay 5:49pm National Soccer League old boys Sydney United 58 have been drawn to face A-League heavyweights Sydney FC in the FFA Cup round of 16.
Angela Habashy 3:52pm Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold has confirmed he is looking in England and Holland ahead of the new A-League season for a left-back.
3:22pm An English Premier League club has emerged as a possible buyer for the Newcastle Jets, the A-League franchise's owner Nathan Tinkler has revealed.
Daniel Gilhooly 12:32pm The tug of war over midfielder Michael McGlinchey will drag on after the Phoenix voiced confidence they can overturn the ruling of an FFA arbitrator.
DOMINIC BOSSI 4:44pm The end of Nathan Tinkler's sporting investments in the Hunter is coming to an end with Newcastle Jets put on the market for an immediate sale.
11:04am Western Sydney Wanderers have signed Nigerian defender Seyi Adeleke for one A-League season.
Chris Bascombe 4:29pm Brendan Rodgers, the Liverpool manager, has sought assurances from Mario Balotelli he will abide by the club's code of conduct before pressing ahead with the £16 million ($28.5 million) signing of the Italian striker.
Ben Rumsby 3:59pm Malky Mackay launched a desperate bid to salvage his career in football last night (Thursday) after admitting sending racist text messages during his time as Cardiff City manager.
2:07pm Nathan Tinkler says his A-League franchise, the Newcastle Jets, has attracted interest from English Premier League Clubs.
James Gardiner and Matt Carr 10:06am The Newcastle Jets are on the market, the Hunter Sports Group has announced.
DOMINIC BOSSI 11:07pm Mike McGlinchey has been officially ruled to be contracted to Central Coast Mariners but the saga is showing no signs of ending after the Australian players' union vowed to appeal the decision to secure his transfer to Wellington Phoenix.
8:49pm Wellington Phoenix are assessing their legal options after an arbitrator's ruling that Michael McGlinchey is contracted to Central Coast in the A-League.
Angela Habashy After the drama-filled scenes of the Wanderers 1-0 win over Guangzhou Evergrande, teh stage is now set for one intriguing second instalment.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou says Carl Valeri is in the frame for the Asian Cup.
DOMINIC BOSSI Australia coach Ange Postecoglou has made strengthening the national player pool his No.1 priority before the 2015 Asian Cup on home soil. This begins with the recall of a number of youth, fringe and uncapped players to the national team for upcoming friendlies against Belgium and Saudi Arabia in Europe.
The Melbourne Victory midfielder has chance to earn Asian Cup berth.
Angela Habashy Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou says Brad Smith, who has played for England at junior level, didn't need persuading to commit to Australia.
Injuries plague Ange Postecoglou's squad selection as the door opens for new and fringe players to cement spots.
John Percy Liverpool's increasing desperation for a proven international forward has led them to explore the possibility of a surprise move for Mario Balotelli.
Barcelona will be barred from signing any players in 2015 after FIFA rejected the club's appeal against a one-year ban for breaching rules over the transfer of youngsters.
Melbourne Victory have set their eyes on winning the inaugural FFA Cup following a solid 2-0 win over Western Australia's Bayswater City.
Zenit St Petersburg and Porto both put a foot in the Champions League group stage with 1-0 away wins in the first leg of their respective playoff ties on Wednesday.
Chris Pike Melbourne Victory have set their sights on winning the inaugural FFA Cup following a 2-0 win over WA's Bayswater City at WA Athletics Stadium.
Chris Pike The Melbourne Victory's attacking trio of Besart Berisha, Archie Thompson and Kosta Barbarouses helped deliver a 2-0 FFA Cup win over Bayswater City.
DOMINIC BOSSI Guangzhou Evergrande coach Marcello Lippi sensationally stormed out of a media conference following their shock 1-0 loss to Western Sydney Wadnerers but not before unleashing a heated rant directed at the referee and Wanderers' Vitor Saba and Daniel Mullen.
DOMINIC BOSSI Football Federation Australia will have to explain its controversial national club identity policy to the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission following the lodging of two complaints relating to about the banning of a Melbourne Knights' shirt sponsorship deal with an ethnic a community club for an FFA Cup match.
Angela Habashy Western Sydney have beaten Guangzhou Evergrande 1-0 in their Asian Champions League quarter-final in a match overshadowed by an angry Marcello Lippi.
Central Coast have beaten South Coast Wolves 1-0 to reach the FFA Cup last 16 and Mariners coach Phil Moss has backed an A-League team in Wollongong.
Western Sydney Wanderers one step closer to Asian Champions League semi-finals with 1-0 win over Guangzhou Evergrande
DOMINIC BOSSI Western Sydney Wanderers have one hand on a ticket to the semi-finals of the Asian Champions League after stunning reigning champions Guangzhou Evergrande in the first leg in Parramatta.
Socceroo Mathew Leckie faces a stint on the sidelines for his German club due to an abdominal injury.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger acknowledged his side's 0-0 draw with Besiktas in a Champions League playoff in Istanbul on Tuesday was a fair result for a "difficult" game but blasted the performance of the referee.
New Brazil manager Dunga has left out several big names from the World Cup, including Fred and Paulinho, in his first squad for next month's friendlies against Colombia and Ecuador.
A 15-year-old has been selected by Norway for their upcoming friendly against the United Arab Emirates on August 27, making him the youngest ever player to be called into the squad.
Arsenal have survived the test of a raucous Istanbul crowd and a hugely-energised Besiktas side to leave Turkey with a goalless draw and their hopes intact of advancing to the Champions League group stage.
Chris Pike Brisbane Roar coach Mike Mulvey hopes his side's crushing 4-0 victory over the Sterling Lions will be the last of their road games in the inaugural FFA Cup.
Chris Pike Brisbane Roar coach Mike Mulvey wants the A-League's defending champions to be rewarded with a home fixture for their next FFA Cup clash.
Chris Pike A-League champions Brisbane Roar have become the first A-League club to blow away a lower-level opponent in the FFA Cup with a 4-0 round of 32 win over the Stirling Lions on Tuesday night.
Chris Pike Defending A-League champions Brisbane have thumped WA State League club the Stirling Lions 4-0 in the round of 32 of the FFA Cup.
Controversial striker says he was "very depressed" after the World Cup biting incident that led to him being initially banned from all soccer activities for four months.
Images from the Hakoah Sydney City East against Palm Beach Sharks FFA Cup match at Hensley Athletic Field on August 19th.