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English Premier League giants Liverpool are on their way to Australian shores ahead of a clash against A-League champions Sydney FC. Here are the squads for the post-season friendly, which will be played at Sydney’s ANZ Stadium
When Sydney FC line up against Liverpool on Wednesday night they’ll do so in the knowledge their leader will still be wearing the armband next A-League season.
Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann has said there is a ‘six out of 10’ chance of him joining Manchester United this summer.
Filip Holosko has departed Sydney FC, effective immediately, returning to Europe, and won’t play in the club’s friendly against Liverpool on Wednesday night.
Real Madrid ended a five-year wait to win La Liga as Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema secured a 2-0 win at Malaga which clinched a 33rd league triumph.
The English Premier League is now practically invisible in Australia, but don’t expect those who buy and sell the broadcast rights to admit that Aussies are no longer tuning in.
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Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou has named a 30-man squad for the upcoming internationals in June that include a bumper friendly with Brazil and a key World Cup Qualifier against Saudi Arabia.
Juventus became the first team to win Serie A six times in a row when they beat Crotone 3-0 to clinch the title with one game to spare.
Days after sealing a move to Germany, striker Jamie Maclaren is set to receive a Socceroos recall for June’s crucial set of fixtures.
This week Sydney FC officially changed their team badge, releasing images of a spangly new crest, one chairman Scott Barlow felt better emphasised Sydney FC’s place as “an iconic club in an iconic city”.
Neymar and several other top Brazilian players have been left out of the national squad for friendlies next month against the Socceroos and Argentina in Melbourne.
Jamie Maclaren has found a new home with the Socceroos hopeful poised to sign for German outfit SV Darmstadt.
Channel Seven has loomed as an unlikely bidder to broadcast the A-League, but will a free-to-air home on a major network take football in Australia to the next level?
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A rampant Harry Kane netted four goals and livewire Son Heung-Min scored twice as Tottenham Hotspur thrashed Leicester City 6-1 in an action-packed Premier League clash on Thursday.
There is very little time to rest, for the A-League to seek merciful solace in the post-season tranquillity. Almost immediately a new machine grinds into gear, churning and spluttering, as players spin the revolving door into a blur.
SCG Trust chairman Tony Shepherd has flagged a potential Allianz Stadium pitch refurbishment as a key benefit for long-term tenants Sydney FC.
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The A-League season has just been concluded, and the FFA will spend the off-season looking to fill a number of high-profile positions.
I passed Mathematics at school. Not with flying colours, but competently enough. It has served me well through life.
It was billed as the greatest collection of managers to have ever been assembled in Premier League history. Household names like Tony Pulis, Alan Pardew and Mark Hughes were joined by the foreign legion.
For the first time since 1996-1997 Arsenal have not qualified for the Champions League, raising questions about Arsene Wenger’s position at the club.
The Belgian school Sint-Guido-Instituut had a documentary made about a group of students that included one Romelu Lukaku. The students visited Stamford Bridge in 2010, where a video was taken of a 16-year-old Lukaku looking down at the pitch from the stands.
A win for Real Madrid or even a draw and the title will be theirs – Cristiano Ronaldo and company have the advantage over Barcelona going into the final round of fixtures and would not want to slip up now.
Barcelona will need all three points against Eibar if they want any hope of winning the La Liga title. Join The Roar from 4am AEST for live scores and commentary.
Is Jose Mourinho’s first term in charge of Manchester United a pass or a fail? No disrespect to the prestige of the League Cup, but the verdict depends wholly on Thursday’s Europa League showdown with Ajax.
This season’s Sydney FC team will long be celebrated as one of the most successful sides in A-League history. But spare a thought for Brisbane Roar and Melbourne City.
This is, in my personal opinion, an absolutely outstanding, very intelligent move by a player who has his head squarely on his shoulders. The more I read about Jamie, the more I believe he will be a highly successful person both in football and after.
Harry Kane has shot to the top of the Premier League scoring charts, after netting four times in Tottenham’s 6-1 rout of reigning champions Leicester City at the King Power Stadium.
It has been quite a while since we have been able to get excited about the quality of Australian football players, but it looks like a few stars are emerging.
If music is indeed the soundtrack of our lives, as Dick Clark famously said, then it could potentially be applied to our sporting endeavours as well.
With the Australian football world currently in the midst of the annual A-League squad cleanout, clubs are in a feeding frenzy as they look to poach the best of the rest.
In just a few days another Premier League season will come to an end.
FFA’s expansion criteria of having a market of a million people is creating a new wave of ‘multi city’ spreadsheet clubs clambering for A-League inclusion.
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