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Comeback win: Nebojsa Marinkovic of the Glory is congratulated after scoring.

Glory beat Victory in thriller in Perth

Melbourne Victory have slumped to their second straight defeat, with Perth coming from behind to secure a 2-1 win in Saturday night's A-League clash at nib Stadium.

Gerrard to return to Liverpool

Liverpool legend: Steven Gerrard

Liverpool's former captain and talisman Steven Gerrard will return to his roots as part of the Academy's coaching set-up, the Premier League club announced on Friday.

Okon attacks A-League referee, Bouzanis

Paul Okon.

​Central Coast manager Paul Okon has challenged the A-League match review panel to follow the precedent shown in Besart Berisha's case and clear his striker Roy O'Donovan.

Cahill double sees City home over 10-man Mariners

Tim Cahill heads the ball past Mariners goalkeeper Paul Izzo.

It was the win they had to have - only their second in seven weeks - but Melbourne City lacked the killer touch in a 2-1 victory over a Central Coast Mariners side that played for well over an hour with ten men following the sending off of striker Roy O'Donovan.

Robinho recalled for Brazil friendly

Playing for Brazil on my birthday is a great present and a great honour": Robinho.

Former Real Madrid striker Robinho was recalled by Brazil for the first time in more than a year on Thursday to face Colombia in a charity match to raise funds for the victims of the Chapecoense air crash.

Lucas goal edges Liverpool past Plymouth

Plymouth Argyle's Paul Arnold Garita and Liverpool's Kevin Stewart battle for the ball.

Lucas has ended a goal drought stretching back to 2010 and Divock Origi missed a late penalty as Liverpool beat fourth-tier Plymouth Argyle 1-0 in an FA Cup third-round replay.

Asian champions disqualified over bribery case

Booted out: Jeonbuk will not compete in the 2017 Asian Champions League.

Reigning Asian club champions Jeonbuk Motors of South Korea will be unable to defend their title over their involvement in a 2013 bribery scandal, the continent's soccer governing body said on Wednesday.

Lincoln, Sutton spring FA Cup surprises

Sutton United's Maxime Biamou, left, celebrates after scoring his side's second goal.

Minor League sides Lincoln City and Sutton United produced FA Cup upsets with victories over two former winners of the competition on Tuesday to reach the fourth round.

Roar still A-League contender: Kristensen

Thomas Kristensen signed a two-year contract extension with the Roar this week.

Poor results and contract dramas have darkened the mood at Brisbane Roar but veteran Thomas Kristensen says they're refusing to let their A-League ambitions fall by the wayside.