6:17 PM Sydney FC have bolstered their attacking options with the signature of former Central Coast striker Matt Simon.
William Schomberg 7:32 AM Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger praised his team's uncharacteristically rugged display after they beat champions Chelsea 1-0 in the Community Shield on Sunday.
Ciaran O Raghallaigh Former Manchester United midfielder launches withering attack on Wenger's side – and takes a shot at Man City, too.
Scottish champions Celtic began the defence of their Premier League crown with a straightforward 2-0 home win over Ross County.
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Matt Law Jose Mourinho admits he would question himself if he had a record like Arsene Wenger's against the Chelsea manager.
Michel Platini will run for FIFA president and plans to announce his intentions this week.
Mexican national team coach Miguel Herrera was fired Tuesday following a television reporter's claim that the man known as "El Piojo" punched him.
Vladimir Putin and Sepp Blatter just can't stop praising each other.
Sebastian Hassett Serbian midfielder Milos Dimtrijevic has completed a sensational about-face to re-sign with Sydney FC - barely months after leaving the club following the A-League grand final.
Tim Cahill has continued his prolific form with the only goal of the game as in-form Shanghai Shenhua defeated Henan Jianye 1-0 in their Super League clash.
Sebastian Hassett Western Sydney Wanderers have finally found their new marquee player, landing a 30-year old Italian striker with an impressive CV.
Sebastian Hassett Vedran Janjetovic had an excellent season for Sydney FC last year, establishing himself as an unchallenged first-choice goalkeeper. It should be a year he looks fondly upon, but it's how it ended that dominates his thinking.
World champions Germany avoided facing some of their strongest rivals when the draw for the European qualifying groups for the 2018 World Cup finals in Russia was made on Saturday.
Mike Collett FIFA put its problems to one side and began the countdown to the 2018 World Cup finals on Saturday when Russian president Vladimir Putin and FIFA chief Sepp Blatter re-assured the nation the tournament would go ahead as planned.
Brian Homewood When it boils down to it, making a draw for a major soccer tournament involves little more than pulling balls out of plastic pots.
The winners of the Oceania World Cup qualifying group will have to play the fifth-placed South American side to reach the finals in Russia.
Americans will begin their quest for an eighth straight World Cup appearance with Trinidad & Tobago likely to provide the toughest opposition in their first qualifying group.
A breathtaking volley from central defender Philippe Mexes gave AC Milan a 1-0 win over rivals Inter in a pre-season friendly in Shenzhen, China on Saturday.
Panama goalkeeper Luis Mejia made three consecutive saves during a penalty shootout for his team to stun the United States 2-1 and secure third place at the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Saturday in Chester, Pennsylvania.
Michael Lynch There's nothing like an arresting statistic to grab your attention, so when I was monitoring my social media feed and an article from the Irish Times popped up about salaries in America's major League Soccer it certainly piqued my interest.
Michael Lynch The players union and soccer's governing body, the FFA, have still to resolve their impasse over the new CBA nearly a month after the previous agreement expired.
Michael Lynch What a difference six days makes. Last Saturday night Real Madrid were derided for a lack of adventure in a scoreless stalemate against AS Roma in the opening ICC match, a boring encounter which drew jeers from a bumper MCG crowd.
John Mangan With three of the world's most deadly strikers facing up against a defence still in its sporting nappies, there could only be one result.
Michael Lynch Rafa Benitez, the Real Madrid boss, could hardly contain his smiles in a post match analysis of his team's destruction of Manchester City in front of almost 100,000 fans at the MCG.
Devil's Advocate Tuesday night at the MCG saw a breathtaking display of modern-day sport professionalism. Also, there was some soccer involving Manchester City and AS Roma.
Sebastian Hassett Adelaide United coach Josep Gombau has been released from the remaining two years of his contract to move to New York and begin work on a youth development project.