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Ozil quits German national team over 'racism and disrespect'

Ozil quits German national team over 'racism and disrespect'

German soccer star Mesut Ozil says he will no longer play for the national team because he faced "racism and disrespect" because of his Turkish roots.

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Canberra junior George Timotheou signs with Bundesliga club Schalke 04
Capital Football

Canberra junior George Timotheou signs with Bundesliga club Schalke 04

The 20-year-old described his signing as one of the happiest days of his life.

  • by Eamonn Tiernan
Keogh keen to exact revenge on Chelsea in Perth blockbuster
Perth Glory

Keogh keen to exact revenge on Chelsea in Perth blockbuster

It's been nine long years, but Andy Keogh will get the chance to face Chelsea again when Perth face off against the EPL heavyweights on Monday night.

  • by Justin Chadwick
Sport Thought: It's now fair, to be Frank
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Sport Thought: It's now fair, to be Frank

As all avid round ball followers can attest, there’s often a slim margin between agony and ecstasy.

  • by Scott Spits
Tuggeranong teenager makes hero penalty save at death against old club
Capital Football

Tuggeranong teenager makes hero penalty save at death against old club

Jakeb Wiseman made the clutch save in the 95th minute against Gungahlin United at Kambah on Saturday. 

  • by Eamonn Tiernan
Canberra United lose Michelle Heyman to Sydney
Canberra United

Canberra United lose Michelle Heyman to Sydney

Heyman won two W-League titles in eight seasons at Canberra and clinched two golden boot awards.

  • by Eamonn Tiernan
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Football fever as Chelsea FC hit Perth
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Football fever as Chelsea FC hit Perth

Chelsea FC have landed Perth for the first time in more than 40 years to play an exhibition match against Perth Glory at Optus Stadium on Monday.

  • by Hamish Hastie
Bolt vanity project is costing more than one sport
Usain Bolt

Bolt vanity project is costing more than one sport

In all available evidence, Usain Bolt is not a bad footballer. Decent left peg, knows how to throw his weight about and none too shabby in a foot race.

  • by Ben Bloom
Leicester sign goalkeeper Ward from Liverpool
EPL

Leicester sign goalkeeper Ward from Liverpool

Leicester City have signed goalkeeper Danny Ward from Liverpool on a four-year contract, both clubs confirmed on Friday.

  • by Hardik Vyas
'We want bums on seats': Brosque throws support behind Bolt joining A-League
A-League

'We want bums on seats': Brosque throws support behind Bolt joining A-League

While the Sydney FC skipper has offered his conditional backing, Tim Cahill believes it should boil down to what the fans want.

  • by Rob Forsaith
Cahill rules out A-League return
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Cahill rules out A-League return

The Socceroos veteran has called time on his international career, but says living in the USA and playing in Australia would not be viable.