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Tom Rogic eyes return to Celtic after World Cup duty

Lee Gaskin Canberra's Tom Rogic harbours ambitions of returning to the bright lights of Europe after the World Cup.

Football

Georgia Yeoman-Dale adds danger factor to Canberra United bench

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 01:  Georgia Yeoman-Dale of Canberra United in action during the round 11 W-League match between Canberra United and the Newcastle Jets at McKellar Park on February 1, 2014 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)

Lee Gaskin Canberra United livewire Georgia Yeoman-Dale is making up for lost time in the team's charge to the W-League title.

Football

W-League: Premiership crowns Canberra United's late-season fightback

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 09:  Caitlin Munoz (C) of United celebrates with team mates after scoring a goal during the round 12 W-League match between Sydney FC and Canberra United at WIN Jubilee Stadium on February 9, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Lee Gaskin Fifth on the table less than a month ago to league champion - Canberra United's late season rally has been remarkable.

Football

Defenders key in Canberra United's push for second W-League title

Lee Gaskin Strikers win games, but defenders win championships. That's Canberra United's motto.

Soccer

Canberra United goes trophy hunting, but first must bag Brisbane Roar

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Canberra United players Nicole Sykes and Ellie Brush with the 2012 trophy ahead of their semi-final match against Brisbane this weekend.
Filed: Thursday, 13 February 2014 1:22:33 pm 
Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times

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Lee Gaskin Canberra United is so determined to win the W-League its players refuse to even touch a replica trophy.

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Coach Elisabeth Migchelsen and assistant Raeanne Dower lead Canberra United

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Canberra United coaches, Elisabeth Migchelsen and Raeanna Dower ahead of their semi-final match against Brisbane this weekend.
Filed: Thursday, 13 February 2014 1:22:32 pm 
Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times

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Lee Gaskin They're the coaching team dubbed ''good cop, bad cop''. And they're out to bring Canberra United back to the top of the W-League.

Soccer

Sally Shipard to return as Canberra United juggles busy schedule

Lee Gaskin Canberra United will consider rotating its squad to cope with a busy schedule of three games in six days, including having star midfielder Sally Shipard available for the first time this season.

Trudy Burke ready to keep the faith for Canberra in W-League

Lee Gaskin It's only her third appearance in the W-League, but Canberra United goalkeeper Trudy Burke says she's ready to fill the gloves of Matildas representative Lydia Williams today.

Soccer

Lori Lindsey says depth will be the key for Canberra United

United's Georgia Yeoman-Dale celebrates a goal with Grace Gill in the closing minutes.

Lee Gaskin Canberra United star Lori Lindsey believes the side's improving depth will be crucial to building momentum towards the W-League championship.

Football

Canberra United wants to carry momentum towards finals, says captain Nicole Sykes

Lee Gaskin Canberra United will draw on the lure of securing a home final to overcome fatigue and oppressive heat on Saturday.

Football

Shipard-shape: Sally makes her point in merciless Jets thrashing

Lee Gaskin Sally Shipard capped her emotional comeback with a rare goal for Canberra United on Saturday.

Soccer

Timotheou pumped for AIS opener

Sport.  Canberra teenager George Timotheou will play for the AIS in the National Youth League in the season opener against the Newcastle Jets at the AIS.  24 October 2013. Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey Chan.

Lee Gaskin The absence of a Canberra A-League team will make George Timotheou's pro dream even sweeter.

Football

Michelle Heyman leads way in Canberra United victory

Sport: Canberra United has its first home game of the year against Western Sydney Wanderers at McKellar Park. Michelle Heyman of Canberra United and Caitlin Cooper of Sydney Wanderers in action 17th of November 2013. Canberra Times Photograph by Katherine Griffiths

Lee Gaskin The message from Michelle Heyman to Matildas coach Hesterine de Reus was loud and clear – I’m back.

Soccer

Heskey, Ono bring star quality to Canberra

Lee Gaskin Former England international Emile Heskey and one of the greatest footballers to come out of Asia, Shinji Ono, are on their way to Canberra as part of a massive week of A-League action in the...

Football

Tanoski to push case for start in A-League

Lee Gaskin Valeri medallist Hristjan Tanoski wants to press his claims for an A-League contract.

Soccer

Distraught Oloriegbe eyes shot at redemption

Sport:  Canberra National Premier League Belconnen Vs Canberra FC.  Belconnen United player Jack Blackley and Canberra FC player Alex Oloriegbe jump up to header the ball during the match at McKellar Park 21 April 2013 Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey Chan.

Lee Gaskin Canberra FC striker Alex Oloriegbe was so distraught after his grand final defeat, he didn't leave home for three days.

Soccer

Fairytale a change of pace for Topor-Stanley

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 21:  Daniel McBreen of the Mariners competes for the ball against Nikolai Topor-Stanley of the Wanderers  during the A-League 2013 Grand Final match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and the Central Coast Mariners at Allianz Stadium on April 21, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Lee Gaskin Western Sydney Wanderers star Nikolai Topor-Stanley will be the first to tell you everything happens for a reason.

Soccer

Rookie keepers have big gloves to fill at United

Trudy Burke, left, and Mackenzie Arnold.

Lee Gaskin Injured Canberra United goalkeeper Lydia Williams will work in a mentoring role with the two players fighting to take her place between the posts.

Soccer

Will this be a season to remember?

Alessandro Del Piero

Lee Gaskin, Chris Dutton The A-League's moment of truth has arrived and I've got some bad news for the fans - I've looked into the soccer crystal ball and it doesn't look pretty.

Soccer

Rogic bangs down door to national team

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 15:  Tom Rogic of Australia and the Central Coast Mariners shares a joke with fellow players during a Nike and FFA media announcement at Carriageworks on October 15, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images) Tom Rogic headshot

Lee Gaskin Socceroos bolter Tom Rogic is keeping his feet on the ground and refusing to dream of featuring in the 2014 World Cup.