From the expertsThe low down from those in the know
Skipper Mile Jedinak says the Socceroos’ performance against Germany will take belief gained from winning the Asian Cup to a whole new level.
Germany’s draw with the Socceroos has heightened local concerns about the world champions’ stuttering Euro 2016 qualifying campaign.
Brisbane Roar coach Frans Thijssen faces a possible fine or suspension after Football Federation Australia cited him for criticising the abandonment of Sunday’s clash with Wellington Phoenix.
It was a match for Australian football fans to remember for more than just the result as the Socceroos put in a strong performance against the world champions, Germany, to secure a 2-2 draw at Fritz-Walter-Stadion in Kaiserslautern.
The Socceroos have built on their historic Asian Cup triumph by holding world champions Germany to a thrilling 2-2 draw in Kaiserslautern.
Brisbane‘s A-League finals chances were dealt a crippling blow on Wednesday night in a 4-1 defeat to lowly Western Sydney.
Ange Postecoglou always backed his own ability as an international coach but he admits those who doubted have helped fuel his fire.
A huge weight of responsibility has just fallen onto the shoulders of Brisbane striker Andrija Kaluderovic – but you wouldn’t know it.
With little time to let their historic Asian Cup triumph sink in, the Socceroos are ready to get back to business as they prepare to test themselves against the world’s best.
On Saturday January 10, Callum Elder was thrown into the football cauldron. Two and a half months later, the Manly United junior is certainly on fire.
For the first time in A-League history a little known rule was forced to emerge on the weekend, in order to determine the result of Wellington Phoenix’s visit to Brisbane Roar.
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Socceroos veteran striker Tim Cahill has been ruled out of the national side’s friendlies this week against World Cup champions Germany and FYR Macedonia.
Football’s world governing body FIFA has more influence than any religion, its president Joseph Blatter has said in a Swiss newspaper interview.
Steven Gerrard’s last game against Manchester United has ended with an ignominious red card as Juan Mata’s superb double condemned Liverpool to a 2-1 defeat at Anfield.
Western Sydney coach Tony Popovic says he’s used to success but now he’s left desperate to avoid a different kind of honour – the dreaded wooden spoon.
Title contenders Adelaide United and Melbourne Victory played out a 2-2 draw in an enthralling Saturday night A-League encounter.
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The Rubicon has been crossed, gone are the old boring Socceroos, Australia now finds itself as a young upwardly mobile team in world football. First came Asian Cup success and now a confidence boosting 2-2 draw with Germany in their own backyard.
On Wednesday night, the A-League’s two most travelled teams met at Lang Park. Western Sydney Wanderers recorded a 4-1 win over the Brisbane Roar in front of just 6,813 spectators, as the fixture list build-up starts to affect both teams on and off the field.
After watching the Socceroos compete so well in their friendly against world champions Germany on Thursday morning, I was particularly impressed with the proactive high-line football that Ange Postecoglou has the national team playing.
MATCH RESULT: A good performance from an under-strength Socceroo side has seen them secure a 2-2 draw against the world champions, Germany.
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A Karem Bulut double has helped the Wanderers record a 4-1 victory over reigning premiers the Brisbane Roar, in front of a small Wednesday night crowd.
Forget for a moment what a controversial figure Luis Suarez is, and let’s focus on his footballing ability.
Match result: The Western Sydney Wanderers have won their first away match of the season by beating the Brisbane Roar 4-1 at Suncorp Stadium.
The reigning world champions face an under-strength Asian champions in Kaiserslautern on Thursday morning.
Last week, on the World Game website, David Lewis reported that several clubs were considering leaving the National Youth League competition.
The honeymoon period is the time when you and your loved one can do no wrong in each other’s eyes – the time when all mistakes and slip-ups are forgiven.
Just over two weeks ago Central Coast Mariners looked to be in the doldrums of despair. They had just sacked their coach Phil Moss the day before a game and on the day of club legend John Hutchison’s celebratory testimonial lunch.
This is probably the hardest thing I’ve ever written, but here it goes. Steven George Gerrard, you are good to go from Liverpool.
The in-club ban Sunderland imposed on Adam Johnson, following his arrest in March on suspicion of engaging in sexual activity with a girl under the age of 16, was lifted in time for the winger to face West Ham United on Saturday.
After suffering a 2-1 loss on Saturday at the hands of the Newcastle jets, the Western Sydney Wanderers are looking at finishing their third season in existence with the dreaded wooden spoon.
The battle for fourth place goes to the test at Anfield in English football’s greatest derby: Liverpool versus Manchester United. Join The Roar for live scores and commentary from 12:15am AEDT on Monday morning.
League leaders Wellington Phoenix come up against the in-form Brisbane Roar in the A-League this week. It’s predicted to be a high-scoring, attacking game of football so join The Roar from 5pm AEDT for live blog coverage. Brisbane Roar were unlucky not to come away with a win in the ACL this week after dominating […]
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