Michael Lynch 10:19 PM He's the man who has taken the Premier League by storm this season, the striker most of the 70,000 fans who turned up at ANZ Stadium on Saturday were keenest to see when Sydney took on Tottenham in the first of two huge friendlies the Sky Blues are playing in three days.
Sebastian Hassett 1:07 AM On paper, Sydney FC might have nearly clinched a draw with Tottenham Hotspur but Graham Arnold conceded the gulf in class between the two sides on Saturday night was hard to ignore.
Sebastian Hassett 10:39 PM They came in their thousands - 71,549, to be exact - to see one of the great clubs of English football, but, more than anyone, they came to see one man: Harry Kane. And he delivered.
Nick Miller 7:53 AM Sepp Blatter has been forced into a second round of voting in his bid for another four-year term as FIFA president, at the end of a week in which his organisation was plunged into a major corruption scandal.
Sam Borden 7:54 AM Sepp Blatter concluded a difficult week by handily winning a fifth term as president of world soccer's governing body on Friday.
Tom Cowie 10:27 AM FIFA president Sepp Blatter has given a truly bizarre re-election speech, as sport fans everywhere wonder how the man who presided over a major corruption scandal managed to keep his job.
3:10 PM A senior US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) official said he is "fairly confident" there will be another round of indictments in the criminal investigation into alleged corruption within soccer's governing body FIFA.
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Tim Witcher 1:16 AM FIFA president Sepp Blatter said Saturday he was "shocked" at the way the US judiciary has targeted football's world body and slammed what he called a "hate" campaign by Europe's football leaders.
12:11 AM Chelsea's up-and-coming youngsters got a chance to shine in sweltering Bangkok on Saturday as the Blues survived a brief second-half scare to dispatch the Thai All Stars 1-0.
11:50 PM FIFA vice-president David Gill boycotted an executive committee meeting on Saturday in protest at the election of Sepp Blatter, the Swiss football supremo branding the Englishman's snub as 'irresponsible' behaviour.
11:11 PM Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated FIFA boss Sepp Blatter on his re-election as head of football's governing body, the Kremlin said on Saturday, despite a high-profile corruption scandal rocking the game.
Luke Heighton 8:40 PM England is considering boycotting the World Cup after Sepp Blatter won a fifth term as president of world soccer's governing body.
Michael Lynch Australia's decision to move against Sepp Blatter will give its enemies in the Asian Football Confederation another reason to try to kick it out.
Dominic Bossi The tours of Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur to Sydney are set to inject $18 million into the NSW economy as a result of a major influx of interstate and international tourists travelling specifically for the match.
Sebastian Hassett With temporary stints at nine different clubs in four years, Tottenham's Andros Townsend spent more time on loan than the most popular book at a public library.
Arsene Wenger would love to silence his critics by making history when holders Arsenal take on Aston Villa in the FA Cup final on Saturday.
Michael Lynch I can't remember when I began to support Spurs. Properly support them I mean.
Rick Feneley Bribery, racketeering, money-laundering … It's not the mafia but football, and Australia will not escape the scandal that taints two generations of the world's most popular game. Rick Feneley reports.
Ben Rumsby A defiant Sepp Blatter refused to accept blame for FIFA's biggest ever crisis.
Sebastian Hassett Throwing money at major European clubs to visit Australia, as Tottenham and Chelsea are doing this week, isn't the devil many think it is. As it stands, we still need them.
Phil Lutton If nothing succeeds like success, then John Aloisi begins his second coming as an A-League head coach wiser for his failings.
Dominic Bossi Lisa De Vanna would storm off training fields and fly into challenges with a temper politely described as "confrontational." Next month she will lead the Matildas at the World Cup in Canada.
Dominic Bossi Willl Russia and Qatar lose their right to host the World Cup? And if they did, would Australia attempt to make another bid for the event?
Jason Dasey As the newly appointed interim head coach and technical director of Indonesia, former Dutch international Pieter Huistra has one of the toughest jobs in football.
Nick Miller With buckets of champagne on ice, much cheery flag-waving, a well-catered dinner, and a floorshow featuring lederhosen, yodelling and the heavy stench of corruption, FIFA's scandal-riven Congress began.