Sebastian Hassett Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold believes there's no onus on his club to move home Sydney derbies from Allianz Stadium but says it's time Western Sydney Wanderers admitted "little" Parramatta Stadium was no longer suitable for the biggest game of the season.
Iacopo La Rocca 10:39 PM Sydney will be red and black, not sky blue this Saturday, writes Wanderers' Iacopo La Rocca.
Terry Antonis 10:00 PM Sydney FC are expecting a desperate Wanderers outfit on Saturday, but are confident of getting a result
Michael Lynch Adelaide United will be intent - as they so often are - on playing the role of party poopers.
Michael Lynch Michael Lynch picks his highlights of the first 10 years for the A-League's biggest club.
For proud Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat, there are plenty of reasons to be motivated this Friday night.
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Jon Tuxworth 6:06 PM The Socceroos may have dropped out of the world's top 100 for the first time, but it didn't stop Canberra fans getting immersed in Asian Cup fever at the opening of the Fan Park tour in Canberra on Friday.
Dominic Bossi 5:08 PM The immediate clash between Western Sydney Wanderers and Sydney FC will happen on Saturday, but far from the floodlights of Pirtek Stadium is a long-term battle that is about to begin across the city's suburbs.
3:01 PM Melbourne City boss John van 't Schip knows how quickly the A-League's wheel of fortune spins.
2:28 PM Bastia's Brazilian striker Brandao has been jailed for a month and fined 20,000 euros ($A30,000) for headbutting Paris Saint-Germain's Thiago Motta.
1:52 PM Club Brugge had Australian goalkeeper Mat Ryan to thank for stonewalling Torino in a goalless draw that puts the Belgians on the brink of reaching the Europa League's knockout round.
Matthew Elkerton 10:33 AM Pitch invasion at White Hart Lane causes stoppage in play between Tottenham Hotspurs and FK Partizan.
8:58 AM Bastia's Brazilian striker Brandao has been jailed for a month and heavily fined for headbutting a rival.
8:37 AM Everton charges to impressive 2-0 victory away to Bundesliga high-flyers VfL Wolfsburg in Europa League.
Michael Lynch MELBOURNE VICTORY v ADELAIDE UNITED
Gunners go through to Champions League last 16 for 15th successive season after 2-0 win over Borussia Dortmund.
A late header from defender Georgi Terziev earned Ludogorets a 2-2 Champions League draw with an unimpressive Liverpool on Wednesday that left the English side facing a winner-takes-all final match with FC Basel.
Matt Bungard Liverpool battle for Champions League survival against a not-so-familiar opponent.
A late Danny goal has given Zenit St Petersburg a crucial 1-0 win against Benfica in the Champions League.
Michael Chammas Sydney FC goalkeeper Vedran Janjetovic insists he won't stop assisting injured opposition players despite teammate Sasa Ognenovski pushing him for helping Wanderers defender Brendan Hamill in the last Sydney derby.
Dominic Bossi Western Sydney Wanderers could be in for a battle to keep hold of several players itching for regular game time after a trio of Asian Champions League winners were understood to be hoping to leave in the coming January transfer window.
Sebastian Hassett They might have been crowned champions of Asia a week later, but the pain of losing the season's first Sydney derby after leading 2-0 still grates with the Western Sydney Wanderers.
All Whites striker Kosta Barbarouses is the A-League's first player of the month.
Michael Lynch Melbourne City players trooped into their distinctly unglamorous training rooms at La Trobe University on Tuesday morning to watch a video session before their trip to Wellington to take on a similarly out-of-form Phoenix at the weekend.
Argentina wizard Lionel Messi broke the European Champions League scoring record and Luis Suarez broke his duck as Barcelona romped to a 4-0 win at APOEL Nicosia.