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Wales happy to be Euro underdogs

Gareth Bale (right) and Chris Gunter celebrate a win.

Wales are happy to cast themselves as underdogs in their Euro 2016 quarter-final against Belgium but such modesty belies their proven ability to bite hard.

Mooy joins Manchester City

Mooy, right, has signed a three year deal with Manchester City.

Aaron Mooy is set to embark on a dream move to English Premier League giants Manchester City after their sister club in the A-League Melbourne City agreed to a transfer on Thursday.

Sydney FC set to sign Fiorentina midfielder

Edging closer to an A-League return: Josh Brillante.

Fringe Socceroo Josh Brillante is set to return to the A-League, with Sydney FC deep in discussions to sign the player for next season pending a release from Italian Serie A side Fiorentina.

The dentist who sent Hodgson to his knees

Iceland coach Heimir Hallgrimsson, left, celebrates with staff after the win.

It was the final straw in what has been a slow death. A 2-1 loss to a nation whose population is smaller than Canberra, whose national coach has a second job pulling teeth and goalkeeper who had only recently turned professional.

Gombau lands Olyroos' coaching job

 Josep Gombau: Has landed the Olyroos coaching job..

Spaniard Josep Gombau says the challenge of rejuvenating Australia's youth football and a symmetry in style with Ange Postecoglou lured him to the Olyroos' coaching job.

Hazard inspires Belgium to 4-0 defeat of Hungary

Unstoppable: Belgium captain Eden Hazard put on a showcase in their 4-0 rout of Hungary.

Belgium captain Eden Hazard produced an inspired performance, including a fine solo goal, to lead his side to a resounding 4-0 victory over Hungary at Euro 2016 on Sunday to set up a quarter-final clash with Wales.

Sydney to miss out on Socceroos to MCG

Sydney to miss out: The Socceroos are expected to play their World Cup qualifying match against Japan in Melbourne.

Sydney will miss out on hosting the Socceroos' biggest World Cup qualifying match for the third successive campaign, with the Japan home fixture set to be played in Melbourne.