Injuries plague Ange Postecoglou's squad selection as the door opens for new and fringe players to cement spots.
Dominic Bossi The A-League players' union will inspect club training grounds following a spike in injuries this season.
Dominic Bossi SYDNEY FC have suffered the highest number of injuries in the A-League this season. Their players have missed 92 games so far in the 2013-14 campaign.
Dominic Bossi Sydney FC have changed the way they reveal injuries to Football Federation of Australia after claiming they had been too ''honest'' in the way injuries had been reported in the past.
Cristiano Ronaldo can continue to boost his Ballon d'Or credentials as the Spanish league returns for the 13th round of games.
Michael Lynch Victory is having to do without three of its key players in at the most critical point of the year.
Melbourne Victory's upcoming Asian Champions League campaign has been struck a double blow, with Grant Brebner and Carlos Hernandez both sidelined by injury.
The high-flying Roar have been brought back down to earth with key midfielders Danny Tiatto and Matt McKay in doubt for their A-League match against Wellington.
Chris Bascombe Brendan Rodgers says he will protect Raheem Sterling from burnout to ensure his career is not curtailed in the manner of Michael Owen and Robbie Fowler.
Mark Ogden Louis van Gaal claims he can mould Manchester United's newly assembled stars into title winners this season after insisting it would be "easy" to select his best XI from a squad of expensive signings.
Lee Gaskin Canberra United aiming to make up for the disappointment of last season and win the W-League championship.
A long and at times dark road to recovery will come to an end when Robbie Kruse makes his Socceroos return against Belgium.
Henry Winter Wayne Rooney believes he is ready to take on the responsibility of captaining England, and leading the national team out of a particularly bleak period even by their standards.
Oliver Brown Real Madrid star puts World Cup misery behind him as he aims to raise goal-scoring bar even higher.
Michael Lynch Hindsight is always 20/20, so the World Cup, in retrospect, now looks like the easy part for Ange Postecoglou as he seeks to rebuild the Australian side and make it a major contender for Asian Cup...
A brilliant performance from Angel Di Maria spurred Argentina to a crushing 4-2 friendly win over world champions Germany.
England manager Roy Hodgson lost his temper and swore during a briefing with journalists after being questioned about his side's lacklustre friendly victory over Norway.
Liam FitzGibbon World Cup bolter Bailey Wright will become the latest to audition for one of the Socceroos' most contentious roles when he makes his debut against Saudi Arabia.
Michael Cockerill Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold believes he's at the biggest and best club in the A-League.
The players' union will conduct inspections of every A-League club's facilities after a 30 per cent spike was recorded in the number of games missed through injury last season.