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Young Socceroo Christopher Naumoff signs for A-League club Sydney FC

Alex Rowe Sydney FC have secured the services of young Socceroos star Christopher Naumoff, the 19-year-old attacking midfielder signing a two-year deal with the A-League club.

A-League

A-League: Perth Glory serious about FFA Cup

Brad Elborough Any doubts that Perth Glory is taking the inaugural FFA Cup seriously were dashed on Sunday with the way they went about their pre-season friendly against Spanish club Malaga CF.

A-League

Andy Keogh scores on debut for Perth Glory against Malaga

Andy Keogh's goal on debut gave Perth Glory a 1-1 draw against Malaga.

Brad Elborough New Perth Glory signing, striker Andy Keogh, has wasted little time showing off his skills to the fans of his new club.

WA Soccer

Glory hosts Spanish side for friendly clash

Former Brisbane Roar attacking midfielder Mitch Nichols, 25, is a member of the Socceroo's squad and is on loan to Perth Glory for a season from Japanese J-League club, Cerezo Osaka.

Brad Elborough Perth Glory hosts Spanish football club Malaga in a friendly on Sunday, but the La Liga side appears to be in Australia on business.

Football

Sydney FC hammer West Ham in New Zealand

Standout: Corey Gameiro scores one of Sydney FC's three goals against English Premier League side West Ham in Wellington.

Hamish Ridwell West Ham United head back to England winless, after being soundly beaten by Sydney FC at Westpac Stadium on Saturday.

Soccer

Liverpool's Adam Lallana out for six weeks

Over and out: Adam Lallana.

Liverpool have been dealt a serious blow to the plans for the coming season with new signing Adam Lallana unlikely to play until September.

Soccer

The Socceroos' generation next still in under-12s

Looking ahead: Young indigenous soccer players, from the John Moriarty Football team in the Northern Territory, at a Socceroos training session in Vitoria, Brazil, last month.

Liam Mannix The first generation of the new, improved Socceroos are just finishing primary school.

Miralem Pjanic scores wonder goal for Roma in Manchester United friendly

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Eryk Bagshaw From well behind the half-way line, Miralem Pjanic surprised everyone

Football

Sydney FC win over West Ham a big boost to players, says Alex Brosque

Booster: Alex Brosque scores for Sydney FC against West Ham.

Chris Boulous Sydney FC striker Alex Brosque said their 3-1 upset win over English Premier League club West Ham United will give the team - and himself - a huge dose of confidence heading into the new A League...

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Canberra FC has two players sent off in 4-1 Capital Football National Premier League loss to FFA Centre of Excellence

Canberra FC's Ian Graham received his marching orders after a second yellow card.

Lee Gaskin Canberra FC's title aspirations took a savage blow, with two players sent off in a costly 4-1 loss to FFA COE.

Soccer

Phoenix shock West Ham in Auckland

 Andrew Durante (right) of the Wellington Phoenix celebrates his goal against English Premier League side West Ham United.

The Wellington Phoenix shocked English Premier League outfit West Ham United 2-1 on Wednesday evening at Auckland's Eden Park.

Real Madrid unveil World Cup star James Rodriguez

The Golden Boot winner is heading to Real Madrid.

Gabriel Rubio-Giron Colombia's World Cup revelation James Rodriguez was unveiled as Real Madrid's latest headline signing in front of tens of thousands of fans at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday.

Football

Canberra United signs sponsor, goalkeeper for new W-League season

Chantel Jones has signed with Canberra United for the upcoming W-League season.

Fleta Page Chantel Jones will replace injured goalkeeper Lydia Williams for Canberra United this season.

Soccer

Western Sydney Wanderers defender Matthew Spiranovic battles for A-League fitness

Fitness cloud: Western Sydney's Matthew Spiranovic.

Michael Lynch Western Sydney Wanderers centre back Matthew Spiranovic, a key man for the Socceroos in the World Cup, is battling to be fit for the start of the new A-League season in October.

Football

Socceroos defender Ivan Franjic close to Russian move: report

Russian move on the cards: Socceroos defender Ivan Franjic.

Injured Socceroos back Ivan Franjic is reportedly close to signing with Russian club Torpedo Moscow.

Soccer

Frank Lampard Melbourne City decision pending

Frank Lampard celebrates a goal against West Ham United in 2013.

Chelsea's all-time top scorer Frank Lampard says it's unclear at this stage if he will play for the A-League's Melbourne City on loan this season.

Soccer

Daniel Barac ready to reignite his soccer career with Canberra Olympic

Kyle Papworth A brief taste of A-League action left him "stale" and disenchanted with soccer, but Canberra Olympic star Daniel Barac wants to rediscover his passion in the capital.

Football

Early start to the W-League season spells tough choices for Grace Gill

Gill in action for Canberra United.

Fleta Page Canberra United will play an A-League curtain-raiser in the coming season.

Football

Sydney FC outclassed 4-0 by English Premier League side Newcastle United

Newcastle United's Adam Armstrong celebrates his goal.

Brent Edwards English Premier League club Newcastle United beat Sydney FC 4-0 at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Tuesday night in a performance they dedicated to two fans who died in the Malaysia Airlines MH17 disaster.

Sad Gerrard ends career with England

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Chris Bascombe Steven Gerrard says he ''agonised" over the decision to walk away from the England captaincy and was overcome with emotion when discussing his future with Roy Hodgson, the manager.