Soccer

Wed 14 Nov 2018

Premier League striker lands role in major Hollywood movie

Premier League striker lands role in major Hollywood movie

Olivier Giroud has landed himself a Hollywood movie role with the Chelsea star set to do battle with Spider-Man instead of defenders.

Maclaren keen to tap into stadium magic

premium_icon Maclaren keen to tap into stadium magic

Jamie Maclaren knows the perfect remedy to his nagging back problem — ­a maiden Socceroos goal at his happy hunting ground Suncorp Stadium.

Roo recruit out to prove A-League players belong

Roo recruit out to prove A-League players belong

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat believes Thomas Deng’s ferocious appetite for football could see him cement a place in the Socceroos set-up.

$25 a day: Japan’s rugby ‘amateurs’ set to tackle England

$25 a day: Japan’s rugby ‘amateurs’ set to tackle England

Japan is playing England in rugby, with ITS players receiving less than $A25 a day on tour. England’s players pull in more than $A44,000 each for the match

Superstar rejects ‘crazy $1.8m-a-week offer’

Superstar rejects ‘crazy $1.8m-a-week offer’

Mesut Ozil’s agent has revealed the Gunners superstar turned down "crazy offers" from Asia to stay at the Emirates — mind you, he is earning $540,000-a-week!

‘Ultra harsh’: Harry Kewell given the boot

‘Ultra harsh’: Harry Kewell given the boot

Former Socceroos star Harry Kewell has been sacked as manager of English side Notts County, lasting less than three months into the job.

Matildas’ 17 minutes of complete carnage

Matildas’ 17 minutes of complete carnage

After being stunned in their last outing, Australia was out to exact revenge over Chile. In the blink of an eye, they had what they wanted.

Tue 13 Nov 2018

Blue-collar values spur new Socceroo

premium_icon Blue-collar values spur new Socceroo

The son of an Aussie truck driver, Scotland-born Martin Boyle is ready to steer the Socceroos’ attack at January’s Asian Cup.

Premier League giants face Champions League axe

Premier League giants face Champions League axe

Manchester City could be booted out of the Champions League as UEFA re-open their investigation into alleged Financial Fair Play cheating.

Nabbout recovery a gift for Arnold

premium_icon Nabbout recovery a gift for Arnold

With Socceroos coach Graham Arnold still searching for his best attacking options, the return of Andrew Nabbout couldn’t have come at a better time.

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