Footballers with English Premier League club Manchester City are the highest-paid athletes in global sport.
Arsenal suffered one of the most humiliating defeats in their history as League Two minnows Bradford City clinched a stunning triumph on penalties after a 1-1 draw in English soccer's League Cup...
Turkey has beaten Croatia 3-1 on penalties after their nerve-tingling Euro 2008 quarter-final finished 1-1 following extra time.
Pete Smith The FFA Cup commenced with a flurry of goals across Tuesday's four games with former national champions Sydney Olympic and Brisbane Strikers both securing come-from-behind wins.
David Manuca Victorian amateur football club South Springvale continues its dream run in the national FFA Cup.
Michael Lynch in Rio de Janeiro BY MICHAEL LYNCH
New Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez has stressed the influence that manager Arsene Wenger had on his decision to join the FA Cup winners from Barcelona.
Michael Lynch in Rio de Janeiro First of all, it is the people and the host community that make the tournament.
Jeremy Wilson and Henry Winter Rio de Janeiro: Lionel Messi last night (Monday) revealed the full depth of his anger and devastation at failing to crown his career by winning Sunday’s World Cup final amid a bizarre row about...
Michael Lynch Who knew that Costa Rica had topped an alternative economics foundation's poll as the happiest place to live in the world twice in the past five years?
Michael Lynch One of the interesting things about this World Cup is how little love in the there appears to be for Brazil outside their own country.
Michael Lynch With 27 goals in its first eight matches, the Brazil World Cup is confounding expectations and making the dreamers smile.
Alexander Kerzhakov (left) rescued Russia in its first World Cup finals match since 2002, scoring three minutes after coming on as substitute to salvage a 1-1 draw against South Korea.
The third of a five part history of the World Cup from Uruguay in 1930 up to the preparations for the 2014 finals in Brazil.
Mark Ogden Manchester City’s plans for a Premier League trophy parade on Monday could be overshadowed by confirmation of a £50 million fine for breaching UEFA's Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations with the...
Sebastian Hassett For someone with almost two decades of experience between the posts of football clubs around the world, you’d have thought Ante Covic would have seen and done it all over and over again.
Michael Lynch They have been called many things in their nine years in the A-League, including chokers and underachievers in their early seasons when they struggled to make an impression and qualify for the...
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is confident that the pressure of the club's nine-year trophy drought won't derail his side in Saturday's FA Cup final against Hull City.
Sevilla beat Benfica 4-2 on penalties after a goalless draw to win the Europa League final on Wednesday, extending the Portuguese side's extraordinary run of defeats in European finals.
Tom Williams Arsenal has a gilt-edged opportunity to end its increasingly burdensome nine-year trophy drought on Saturday.