1. Ronaldo's Proposed Return Can Only Be Negative for Brazilian Great

    Can football be described as an art form? Certainly, there are players who can make the game look like that, and this week’s Ballon d’Or ceremony, and the battle over ...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 10 days ago 22,282 reads 23 comments

  2. Socceroos More Than a One-Man Band

    It's been raining goals for the Socceroos in the Asian Cup. Just not for Mathew Leckie, who has enjoyed watching the storm without managing to throw down some lightning of his own....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 11 days ago 46 reads 0 comments

  3. Japan to Decide on Coach Aguirre's Fate After Asian Cup

    Japan will take a call on the future of coach Javier Aguirre, currently embroiled in a match-fixing scandal, after the team's Asian Cup campaign, the country's football association said on Thursday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Callum Mackenzie about 11 days ago 100 reads 0 comments

  4. Atletico Patience Rewarded as Angel Correa Puts in Argentina U20 Masterclass

    Argentina's under-20 thrashing of Ecuador would have been well-received in Diego Simeone's house. The Atletico Madrid  manager received the satisfaction of watching son Giovanni, ...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 11 days ago 3,573 reads 6 comments

  5. England Under-21s Head Coach Gareth Southgate Signs Contract Extension

    England Under-21s Head Coach Gareth Southgate has agreed a year-long contract extension with The FA, which will keep him in post until the summer of 2017. Southgate, who is also Head of National Teams at St...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Callum Mackenzie about 11 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  6. Tim Cahill Picks out His Son in the Stands with Perfect Long-Range Pass

    A lovely moment from the Asian Cup was caught on camera. Australia's Tim Cahill posted this video on his Instagram page of his 10-year-old son, Shae, calling out for his father's attention from up in the stands...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 12 days ago 9,722 reads 3 comments

  7. Jedinak (Ankle) May Miss South Korea Showdown

    MILE Jedinak is desperate to lead the Socceroos in the Asian Cup showdown against South Korea, but he is unlikely to risk further injury to his ankle with Australia already having secured a quarter-final berth...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 12 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  8. Australia's Herd out of Asian Cup

    Australia's Aston Villa defender Chris Herd has been ruled out of the rest of the AFC Asian Cup with an achilles injury. The 25-year-old underwent scans and received treatment after going down in training before the Socceroos face Oman in Sydney...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Callum Mackenzie about 12 days ago 60 reads 0 comments

  9. Predicting Jurgen Klinsmann's USMNT XI for Opening Game of 2015 Gold Cup

    The 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup is six months away, which is a long time in the soccer world. From now until July, a lot will change in regards to player selection for the United States men's national team...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 12 days ago 9,618 reads 55 comments

  10. Liverpool Monitoring New Aussie Keeper

    Liverpool are monitoring the Australia goalkeeper Mathew Ryan as Brendan Rodgers considers his options for replacing Simon Mignolet .....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 12 days ago 938 reads 0 comments

  11. Brian McBride, Bob Bradley and Kristine Lilly to Be Inducted into HOF

    The United States National Soccer Hall of Fame will grow by three members in 2015, and the three they are adding are among the most deserving ever. Brian McBride, Bob Bradley and Kristine Lilly will all be inducted into the Hall on February 14 at the U...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 12 days ago 901 reads 0 comments

  12. Bresciano Lauds Luongo as Josip Skoko's Successor

    Mark Bresciano took an even longer pause than usual. It was a big question – with an answer that can land a serious weight on a young man's shoulders. Hence the wait.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 12 days ago 39 reads 0 comments

  13. Kruse: We Deserve Some Respect

    While Socceroos forward Robbie Kruse is convinced the national team will "prove a lot of people wrong" in the Asian Cup, he's furious their top-of-the-group clash with South Korea will be hampered by a "disgraceful" pitch at Suncorp Stadium...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 12 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  14. Jozy Altidore Is Risking Everything with Major League Soccer Return

    The bell is tolling on Jozy Altidore 's time as a Europe-based footballer. On Wednesday, according to the Chronicle , Sunderland agreed to a player-plus-cash swap involving ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 12 days ago 7,247 reads 26 comments

  15. Alex Song Is Long Gone and Forgotten as Cameroon Build for the Future

    Cameroon's 4-0 defeat by Croatia at the World Cup this past summer was depressing for many reasons. Aside from the unfavourable scoreline and dreadful performance, it was a match that basically summed up Cameroon's tournament...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 12 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  16. North Korea Fans Do Poznan, Sing 'Kim Jong-Un Ole Ole Ole' at Asian Cup Match

    North Korea might not have the biggest support at the Asian Cup in Australia. However, those who did make it for the team's match with Saudi Arabia in Melbourne on Wednesday made a superb noise...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 12 days ago 4,800 reads 8 comments

  17. Tornado Quits: Ex Ghana Captain Stephen Appiah Announces Retirement

    Stephen Appiah has retired from active football after a career that spanned over two decades. Appiah's career had several highlights from his start at Accra Hearts of Oak to the ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Callum Mackenzie about 13 days ago 30 reads 0 comments

  18. Bafana Brimming with Confidence for AFCON

    South Africa have rallied after a poor start to 2014, a year in which the team had to cope with the death of captain and goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa, who was killed in a burglary in late October...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Callum Mackenzie about 13 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  19. Davidson Appointed One Goal Ambassador

    Sydney: Australian defender Jason Davidson has been announced as a One Goal Ambassador – a campaign that uses football as the catalyst to bring awareness to the issue of child malnutrition in Asia in Asia and Australia...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 13 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  20. England Forced to Cancel Meeting; Players Too Busy

    England manager Roy Hodgson has been forced to cancel a dinner meeting with his players because they are too busy. Hodgson was keen to get the players together at the end of January to go through a tactical debrief of November's 3-1 win over Scotland.

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Callum Mackenzie about 13 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  21. Predicting Miguel Herrera's Mexico XI for Opening Game of 2015 Gold Cup

    Mexico are six months away from making their debut in the 2015 Gold Cup. However, Miguel Herrera needs to start figuring out his starting XI. El Tri are seeded in Group C and will know their rivals later this year...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 13 days ago 7,219 reads 27 comments

  22. Captain Cahill 'Proud' of Oman Thrashing

    TIM Cahill didn't need even a sentence for the Socceroos, after captaining the side to its second successive 4-0 win at the Asian Cup.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 13 days ago 42 reads 0 comments

  23. Australian Public Dreaming of Bigger Things

    It is so tempting to get carried away and declare the Socceroos as the team to beat in this Asian Cup. But maybe, just maybe, they actually are.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 13 days ago 23 reads 0 comments

  24. Postecoglou Not Getting Carried Away

    ANGE Postecoglou had no complaints following the resounding 4-0 win over Oman, but insists his side can still get better.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 13 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  25. South Korea 'No Chance' Against Socceroos

    SOUTH Korea's coach says his squad have no chance of beating the Socceroos in the teams' final Asian Cup group match if they repeat their disappointing performance against Kuwait.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 13 days ago 50 reads 0 comments