Russia and Georgia have ended their football spat, dating back to a brief war in 2008, by agreeing to play each other.
Michael Lynch Australia is facing the ignominy of failing to qualify a soccer team for the Olympics for the first time in 28 years.
Liam FitzGibbon Harry Kewell says it would be a "dream" to represent Australia at the Beijing Olympics but he needs to sort out his club future first.
Soccer's world governing body FIFA has overturned a decision by Football Federation Australia that allowed goalkeeper Danny Vukovic to play at the Olympics.
Central Coast Mariners goalkeeper Danny Vukovic will be eligible to play at the Olympics.
By Liam FitzGibbon Fulham defender Adrian Leijer says the prospect of figuring in the Socceroos' 2010 World Cup campaign is helping to drive Australia's under 23 players.
Dominic Bossi A guide to the top line players Juventus will send into battle against the A-League All Stars
Dominic Bossi The five Juventus stars who could cause the A-League All Stars the biggest headaches.
Michael Cockerill It's easy to be cynical about the All-Stars game. It's better to be careful. While no one can honestly suggest Sunday night's showcase at Homebush Bay between the best of the A-League and Italian...
Liam Mannix The first generation of the new, improved Socceroos are just finishing primary school.
Michael Koziol Australia's elite disabled football team, the Pararoos, have been stripped of its entire $175,000 in Commonwealth funding.
Lee Gaskin Canberra will be front and centre during the biggest sporting event in Asia next year.
Michael Lynch Alex Wilkinson could fairly be described as the accidental Socceroo, although some, less kindly, have suggested the closest parallel for the former Central Coast Mariners defender and his rapid rise...
Perth Glory stalwarts Scott Miller and Gareth Naven have been shown the door after a review of the club's coaching structure and football department.
Martin Flanagan The World Cup is fascinating, frightening and exciting all at once. This has to be the biggest show on earth – ever.
Henry Winter FIFA’s greed gave Qatar the World Cup in a decision that shames all involved, writes Henry Winter.
Michael Cockerill One name will be missing from the draw for the 2015 Asian Cup when the shape of Australia's biggest-ever football event finally becomes clear at a lavish ceremony at the Sydney Opera House on...
Japan is ready to hold the 2022 World Cup if FIFA strips Qatar of hosting rights over corruption allegations, the country's football chief says.
Michael Lynch The surprise is not that Australia had to find bribes - or development money, for those with rather more delicate tastes - to try to promote its case to host the 2022 World Cup, but that it did so...
Kathryn Wicks Why the Matildas' revolt over coach Hesterine de Reus is a bad idea.