The 13-year wait for Adelaide United to become A-League champions is over after the Reds claimed a convincing 3-1 win over the Western Sydney Wanderers - who bowed to their third grand final defeat in four seasons.
A promising young Australian goalkeeper has died in hospital after he was struck by lightning during a training session in Malaysia last month.
Foxtel will show some delayed EPL games as part of its fightback against Optus.
Melbourne City skipper Paddy Kisnorbo is hanging up his boots, the 35 year old announcing on Sunday that he was retiring from the professional game after a 16 year career that saw him play in England, Scotland and for the Socceroos.
Its taken seven long years since the last Grand Final defeat, and nine since its Grand Final humiliation, but finally Adelaide United has wrestled the monkey of its back.
Join us for live coverage from Adelaide Oval as the Reds and the Wanderers face-off for A-League glory.
Arsenal closed in on another season of Champions League football with a 1-0 win over strugglers Norwich City in the Premier League on Saturday but it was another uncomfortable evening for manager Arsene Wenger amid protests from fans.
Everton manager Roberto Martinez enjoyed some respite as his struggling side beat Bournemouth 2-1 for a first Premier League win in eight matches on Saturday but it did little to placate the disgruntled fans.
A fatal plane crash when was only six may have made Wanderer's hat-trick hero the player he is today, he says.
The last time west Sydney had a national football champion, average property prices were $188,000.
Adelaide United goalkeeper Eugene Galekovic is adamant his side won't suffer from grand final nerves in front of over 50,000 fans at Adelaide Oval on Sunday - saying they've been playing in do-or-die clashes all season.
The worst aspect about the best part of the season is the damn grand final tips. In this case it's impossible.
Western Sydney Wanderers coach Tony Popovic is no stranger to the biggest occasions in football - but even he knows Sunday's A-League grand final is the opportunity to "make history".
As the Wanderers attempt to win their first premiership against Adelaide in the City of Churches, Fairfax Media can reveal Bulldogs powerbrokers discussed the prospect of owning their cross-code neighbours.
After a season straight out of the fevered imagination of a movie scriptwriter, Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri is asking his men to seal their "once in a lifetime" Premier League triumph on Sunday with a Hollywood flourish at Old Trafford.
Tony Popovic has to change time-zones to get some inkling of what mentally switching off might feel like.
Archie Thompson's tearful goodbye from Melbourne Victory and his insistence that the moments he treasured most were with the fans and the youngsters who support the club rather than the trophies he won ensured his farewell press conference was an emotional affair, one laced with both joy and sadness, happiness and regret.
Melbourne Victory superstar Archie Thompson sobbed, choked and struggled to speak while the tears rolled down his cheeks as he announced on Saturday morning that his time at the A-League's biggest club had come
English Premier League giant Arsenal's Sydney tour match dates have been confirmed, with two games locked in for July next year.
Middlesbrough's hopes for automatic promotion to the English Premier League have suffered a setback after being held to a 2-2 draw at Birmingham City in a thrilling Championship clash.
Paraguayan police said they arrested 237 fans of Argentina's Boca Juniors soccer club for vandalism and street clashes after their Copa Libertadores game.
"For me, going to jail was the best thing that happened to me because I figured out who I was, I figured out there was more to life than football," Ahmad Elrich said.
Harry Redknapp has spent time with some of England's leading clubs, but his next move is set to see him link up with the Central Coast Mariners as a consultant.
One of only four A-League clubs to have survived from the NSL era, it hasn't always been easy for the Reds to unite the city behind them.
Cue the Delorian folks, because Canberra sport has gone back to the future this week.
Canberra will host a "festival of football" when the Central Coast Mariners host Wellington Phoenix in November.
FFA chairman Steven Lowy is wary of holding any hostages to fortune over the single biggest issue confronting Australian soccer _ the revenue streams that will be unlocked through the new TV deal.
Adelaide United forward Bruce Djite says the fact that his side has been able to train on Adelaide Oval before Sunday's A-League grand final is a big "advantage" compared to the Western Sydney Wanderers, who won't see the ground until match day.
There were 112,838 people at MCG for the 1970 second semi-final.
The five key areas between Adelaide United and Western Sydney Wanderers.