Sebastian Hassett 6:18 PM Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou is set to reward some of the A-League's in-form players with places in the national team for the friendlies against Germany and Macedonia.
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Eryk Bagshaw 12:46 AM The Western Sydney Wanderers and Guangzhou Evergrande have played out the longest known injury time in Asian football history.
12:12 AM Teenager Larissa Crummer has scored her first international goal to give the World Cup-bound Matildas a 1-0 win over The Netherlands in their Cyprus Cup tournament opener in Larnaca.
9:01 PM A spitting row involving Jonny Evans and Papiss Cisse has marred Manchester United’s last-gasp 1-0 win over Newcastle on Wednesday, while Chelsea preserved their five-point Premier League lead.
1:09 PM Wellington coach Ernie Merrick has signed a new deal to remain at the helm of the A-League club for another three years.
10:56 AM Man United coach Louis van Gaal plays down controversy following an apparent spitting exchange between Jonny Evans and Newcastle's Papiss Cisse.
Jason Mellor 11:00 AM It was perhaps fitting that a game so distinctly lacking in quality should be decided by an error and provide two major controversies - a refereeing blunder and a spitting competition.
10:27 AM Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson underlined his credentials to succeed Steven Gerrard as captain with an impressive goal-scoring performance in a 2-0 Premier League victory over Burnley on Wednesday.
10:06 AM Premier League leaders Chelsea chalked up another three points with a 1-0 victory at West Ham United on Wednesday to protect their five-point lead over champions Manchester City.
9:00 AM Swansea City's French striker Bafetimbi Gomis was taken off on a stretcher after collapsing on the pitch in the early stages of his side's Premier League game at Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday.
8:54 AM Swansea City's French striker Gomis was taken off on a stretcher after collapsing on the pitch in the early stages of his side's Premier League game at Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday.
Vince Rugari 7:34 AM Shades of the Roar of old emerge as Brisbane topples Japanese side.
Germany's World Cup-winning coach Joachim Loew has distanced himself from allegations of doping levelled at his former clubs Freiburg and Stuttgart.