Soccer

Tue 23 Oct 2018

Tats got to go! Chelsea star removes ink

Tats got to go! Chelsea star removes ink

Ross Barkley’s recent performances and added goals have earned him an England call-up, although something of his old self is still missing — his tattoos

Usain Bolt mess takes a new twist

Usain Bolt mess takes a new twist

CENTRAL Coast Mariners have had their say amid conflicting reports of just what lies in store for Usain Bolt’s football future.

Ronaldo breaks silence on rape claims

Ronaldo breaks silence on rape claims

CRISTIANO Ronaldo fronted a press conference for the first time since being accused of raping a woman in a Las Vegas hotel room.

Mon 22 Oct 2018

Bolt low-balled in contract mess

Bolt low-balled in contract mess

USAIN Bolt’s contract offer from Central Coast Mariners is reported to be worth a pittance of the $3 million deal first discussed.

Referees labelled real villains in VAR farce

Referees labelled real villains in VAR farce

IT hasn’t taken long for the controversial VAR system to dominate headlines in the A-League once again with a host of former greats among the critics.

Sun 21 Oct 2018

Rudan’s dream Nix start marred by VAR confusion

Rudan’s dream Nix start marred by VAR confusion

The Mark Rudan era at the Wellington Phoenix has begun in style — and confusion — with a 2-1 win over the Newcastle Jets.

Muscat takes aim at ref after City triumph

Muscat takes aim at ref after City triumph

VICTORY coach Kevin Muscat has blasted a controversial penalty that swung the momentum in the A-League opener against Melbourne rivals City.

‘Pathetic behaviour’ sparks ugly scuffle

‘Pathetic behaviour’ sparks ugly scuffle

A CHELSEA coach taunted Jose Mourinho after a goal, sparking an ugly melee as the United manager was held back by stewards.

Aloisi: My Roar has never been better

Aloisi: My Roar has never been better

ROAR coach John Aloisi rates his current squad the best he has had in Brisbane, and is confident ahead of the season opener against Central Coast Mariners.

Fri 19 Oct 2018

Player Poll: City rock among A-League’s toughest

Player Poll: City rock among A-League’s toughest

THE A-League is back and so too are the footballers we know and love! But is there a star who frustrates his rivals more than any other? We asked the players.

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