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Leckie would cherish Socceroos captaincy

Leckie would cherish Socceroos captaincy

Mathew Leckie said he would relish the chance to captain the Socceroos in upcoming friendlies against South Korea and Lebanon.

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Chelsea among five EPL clubs being investigated by FIFA
EPL

Chelsea among five EPL clubs being investigated by FIFA

Chelsea and four other Premier League clubs are facing the threat of being hit with a transfer ban as part of FIFA's investigation into the signing of foreign players under the age of 18.

  • by Matt Law
Rooney to captain England in No.10 shirt for controversial farewell
England

Rooney to captain England in No.10 shirt for controversial farewell

Wayne Rooney will don the captain's armband when he comes off the bench in England's football friendly against the US.

South Korea the baptism of fire for Arnie era of Socceroos
Socceroos

South Korea the baptism of fire for Arnie era of Socceroos

The Socceroos couldn't ask for a better reference on their Asian Cup hopes than Saturday's friendly with regional heavyweights South Korea.

  • by Ed Jackson
Maclaren hoping to reproduce Roar form on old hunting ground
Socceroos

Maclaren hoping to reproduce Roar form on old hunting ground

If anywhere looms as the venue for Jamie Maclaren to notch his first Socceroos goal then Brisbane's Suncorp Stadium is surely the most fitting.

  • by Ed Jackson
Stajcic wants more from hat-trick hero Caitlin Foord
Matildas

Stajcic wants more from hat-trick hero Caitlin Foord

Coach Alen Stajcic says Caitlin Foord "could be one of the best players in the world" following the forward's three-goal performance in the Matildas' 5-0 victory over Chile.

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Referee banned after telling captains to play rock, paper, scissors
Manchester City

Referee banned after telling captains to play rock, paper, scissors

After a referee forgot to take his coin to the field for a women's match involving Manchester City, he came up with a unique way to determine who would kick-off.

'Devalues the cap': Rooney savours England return despite criticism
England

'Devalues the cap': Rooney savours England return despite criticism

Wayne Rooney has hit back at critics who believe his return to the England fold to face the US has cheapened international caps for the country.

  • by Matt Law
FA to cut foreign players in EPL - report
EPL

FA to cut foreign players in EPL - report

In a bid to deal with Brexit and boost the number of homegrown players, the English FA is planning to reduce the number of overseas players in Premier League squads to 12 from 17.

Ground-breaker: Susanna Dinnage becomes Premier League CEO
EPL

Ground-breaker: Susanna Dinnage becomes Premier League CEO

A television executive with a track record of battling with Sky has been unveiled as the groundbreaking new chief executive of the Premier League.

  • by Tom Morgan & Jason Burt
Harry Kewell sacked by English club Notts County
Harry Kewell

Harry Kewell sacked by English club Notts County

The former Socceroos star was only appointed manager of English fourth tier side Notts County on August 31.

  • by Richard Hookham