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Central Coast Mariners v Adelaide United: The Lowdown

Sebastian Hassett Rarely do goalkeepers get much of the acclaim but it’s hard to fault either Liam Reddy or Eugene Galekovic on form this season.

Football

Central Coast Mariners' Kim Seung-yong opens up on perils of stardom

Big signing: Central Coast Marinerr' Korean star Kim Seung-yong.

Dominic Bossi Six years ago, Kim Seung-yong couldn't walk down the streets of Seoul without being mobbed by adoring fans.

AFL

Kevin Muscat pays tribute to players' self-belief

Michael Lynch For Melbourne Victory boss Kevin Muscat, Gui Finkler's last minute goal to win their elimination final against Sydney FC was a vindication of his squad's self-belief and commitment, never better...

Football

Champions League: Chelsea edge past PSG into last four

John Terry

Chelsea substitute Demba Ba struck a dramatic late goal to seal a 2-0 home victory over Paris St Germain and a place in the Champions League semi-finals on the away goals rule on Tuesday.

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Champions League: Real Madrid escape from Dortmund with last-four spot

Borussia Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller (R) argues with Real Madrid's Gareth Bale.

Lacklustre Real Madrid edged past Borussia Dortmund 3-2 on aggregate after slumping to a 2-0 defeat on Tuesday to advance to the Champions League semi-finals and stay on track for their tenth...

Football

Bayern Munich to meet Real Madrid in Champions League semi-final

Bayern Munich's French midfielder Franck Ribery.

Matt Bungard Bayern Munich will meet Real Madrid in the semi-final stage of the Champions League in a mouthwatering clash between arguably the two best teams in the world.

Football

Injured Wayne Rooney in doubt Champions League trip to Munich

Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney is a major doubt for Manchester United's Champions League showdown against Bayern Munich after being ruled out of Saturday's Premier League clash at Newcastle with a toe injury.

Football

Liverpool return to top of Premier League with win over West Ham, rampaging Everton crush Arsenal to eye Champions League spot

Steven Gerrard

Steven Gerrard scored two penalties as Liverpool went back to the top of the Premier League with a 2-1 win at West Ham United to complete a Merseyside win-double over London clubs on Sunday.

Football

Phil Moss toys with mixing up Central Coast Mariners' formation for Asian Champions League match

Mariners manager Phil Moss.

Dominic Bossi Central Coast Mariners coach Phil Moss hinted he is toying with the possibility of deploying two strikers instead of his usual lone target man and wingers.

Football

Champions League: Neymar rescues Barcelona from defeat against Atletico Madrid

Neymar celebrates after scoring the leveller.

An exquisite goal from Neymar rescued a 1-1 draw for Barcelona after substitute Diego had given La Liga rivals Atletico Madrid the lead in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final on...

Football

Champions League: Manchester United hold Bayern Munich

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Mark Ogden Manchester United secured a 1-1 draw against holders Bayern Munich in their Champions League quarter-final first-leg match at Old Trafford on Tuesday.

Soccer

Muscat puts faith in Victory young guns to carry Asian Champions League hopes

Back: Leigh Broxham will play for Melbourne Victory in its Asian Champions League match.

A young all-Australian Melbourne Victory will be tasked with keeping their Asian Champions League campaign on track.

Soccer

Manchester United draw with Bayern Munich in Champions League quarter-final

Manchester United's English defender Rio Ferdinand (C) challenges Bayern Munich's Belgian defender Daniel van Buyten.

Manchester United secure a 1-1 draw against holders Bayern Munich in their Champions League quarter-final first-leg match at Old Trafford.

Phil Moss hopes Champions League win will lift Central Coast Mariners

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Angela Habashy Central Coast coach Phil Moss hopes the side's "famous victory" over Japanese powerhouse Sanfrecce Hiroshima will give them the confidence to turn around their stuttering A-League campaign.

Soccer

Is the Asian Champions League worth the hassle?

Michael Lynch dinkus

Michael Lynch All too the Asian Champions League has looked as though it's just too much trouble.

Soccer

Real Madrid, Chelsea advance in Champions League

Nine-time champions Real Madrid breezed into the quarter-finals after beating Schalke 9-2 on aggregate.

Football

Manchester United draw Bayern Munich in UEFA Champions League quarter finals

Arjen Robben

Matt Bungard Manchester United will face an arduous task in the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League, having been dealt a match-up against defending champions Bayern Munich.

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Champions League: Atletico Madrid coast past AC Milan

Raul Garcia and Diego Costa feel the love.

Diego Costa struck twice as Atletico Madrid thumped AC Milan 4-1 on Tuesday.

Soccer

Robin Van Persie hat-trick fires Manchester United to Champions League comeback over Olympiakos

Manchester United's Robin van Persie celebrates with teammate Wayne Rooney.

Robin van Persie's hat-trick lifts the gloom surrounding Manchester United.

Champions League: Bayern Munich ease past Arsenal

Thomas Mueller controls the ball.

Arsenal ended Bayern Munich's long winning streak when they held the Bavarians to a 1-1 draw in the Champions League on Tuesday, but it was not enough to stop the holders reaching the quarter-finals...