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Archives: Leagues: A-League

Tottenham Hotspur to face Sydney FC on May 30th in Sydney

Posted on by Ayo Isaiah

English side Tottenham Hotspur are scheduled to travel to Australia to play an exclusive one-off friendly match against Sydney FC at the ANZ Stadium on May 30, just six days after their final Premier League fixture of 2014/15. Talks have … Continue reading

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Posted on by Christopher Harris

Beginning today, you can now receive a comprehensive guide to the weekly soccer TV and Internet listings with a free newsletter delivered to your email in-box every Thursday night. This Week In Soccer features TV and Internet listings for the … Continue reading

David Villa Scores On His Melbourne City FC Debut [VIDEO]

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Former Spain international David Villa came on as a second half substitute for Melbourne City FC and took only 15 minutes to score on his debut for the A-League club. Villa received a strong ovation from both sets of supporters … Continue reading

Comprehensive Team By Team Preview Of The 2014-15 A-League Season

Posted on by Sophie Edmondstone

It’s the 10th anniversary of the A-League this season, and interest in football in Australia has never been stronger in the wake of a captivating World Cup in Brazil. At the beginning of the A-League’s inception ten years ago, many … Continue reading

David Villa Takes Part In His First Training Session With Melbourne City FC

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Earlier today, former Barcelona and Atletico Madrid striker David Villa took part in his first training session with Melbourne City FC. Spain’s all-time leading scorer had previously been training in New York prior to his arrival in Australia 24 hours … Continue reading

Juventus Fever Grips Sydney, But A-League All Stars Push Bianconeri Close

Posted on by Matt Jones
Del Piero

Sport is part of the fabric of Sydney, Australia, something that’s perhaps best illustrated by the multi-purpose ANZ Stadium—where five different sports are played—that was bristling with excitement as Juventus tackled the A-League All Stars this weekend. Indeed, even in … Continue reading

Why Manchester City’s Acquisition of Melbourne Heart is a Win-Win

Posted on by Ahmed Yussuf

If someone asked me about A-League team Melbourne Heart a few weeks ago, my reply would have been one of two things — (1) their 19 game winless streak (since broken after last Friday’s win against Newcastle Jets), or (2) that … Continue reading

Manchester City Are The New Owners of A-League Team Melbourne Heart: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Manchester City surprised many tonight when they announced that they, along with a consortium that are the owners of rugby team Melbourne Storm, have acquired Australian soccer team Melbourne Heart. City’s move to buy the club has been already approved … Continue reading

New A-League Season Kicks Off With TV Coverage On FOX Sports in the USA

Posted on by Ahmed Yussuf
Western Sydney Wanderers

Last weekend kicked off the start to the new A-League season. The league has been praised in the past for its competitive nature, and this season ahead doesn’t look too dissimilar. One of the big differences in the league this … Continue reading

Australia’s Mark Milligan Close to Agreeing Deal With Crystal Palace

Posted on by Ahmed Yussuf
Mark Milligan

Australian midfielder Mark Milligan is close to securing a deal to move from Melbourne Victory to Crystal Palace, according to reports in Australia. Twenty four months ago, Milligan was nowhere near the Australian national team setup. He began to get … Continue reading

95,000 Liverpool Fans Sing ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’ Anthem at Australia’s MCG [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

At one of the world’s most famous sporting stadiums today, Liverpool Football Club played in front of a sold-out crowd of 95,000 at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) where practically every single supporter sang Liverpool’s famous anthem, “You’ll Never Walk Alone.” … Continue reading

Are A-League Stars Signing With Bundesliga Clubs A Growing Trend?

Posted on by Ahmed Yussuf

On a cold winter’s day in the city of Düsseldorf, as patrons of the city sat in the Esprit Arena watching their side go up against former Bundesliga champions VFB Stuttgart, the Fortuna faithful looked on worried, as their side … Continue reading

Last Chance Saloon for Harry Kewell, Australia’s Golden Boy

Posted on by Ahmed Yussuf

Almost a decade ago, the world witnessed one of the rising stars in the English game move to Liverpool. His name was Harry Kewell. Fast forward 10 years later, the once sought after and most gifted Australian footballer of his … Continue reading

15 A-League Players To Watch Down Under Against Liverpool and Man United This Summer

Posted on by Ahmed Yussuf

The two biggest clubs in British soccer history are on their way to Australia this summer. Make no mistake about it; this is a huge scalp for Australian football. Manchester United announced the pre-season tour mid-December with great effect. Tickets … Continue reading