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  • 20 May 2015 (0)

    AFL vs soccer: No one won in the Melbourne stadium wars.

  • 19 Aug 2014 (1)

    With words like 'encroaching' and 'ejected', the media and the AFL are showing they still can't share their toys with competing codes.

  • 4 Jul 2014 (0)

    Greece's participation in the World Cup in Brazil through the entries of a blogger.

  • 4 Jul 2014 (0)

    Christoforos Kasdaglis needed to reach the age of 56 to see the Greek national team advance in a World Cup. It paid off.

  • 8 Aug 2013 (0)

    Essendon coach James Hird has increasingly become obsessive about restoring the football club to its former glory

  • 29 Jul 2013 (0)

    Longtime Liverpool fan, Steven Vasiliadis reflects on a once in a lifetime opportunity to see his team up close

  • 25 Jun 2013 (0)

    But European clubs are benefiting more from 'cheap' Australian soccer talent.

  • 19 Apr 2013 (0)

    Making 'soccer hooligans' front page news when the AFL is embroiled in extremely damaging allegations is plain deflecting

  • 11 Sep 2011 (0)

    In what was a great experiment in AFL ranks to import players from abroad to play our game, Sydney's Irish defender Tadhg Kennelly has recently announced his retirement effective f

  • 5 May 2011 (0)

    AFL rules under scrutiny

  • 27 Feb 2011 (0)

    Violence and disgrace marred Greek football scene last week, but not much is expected to change says George Hatzimanolis from Athens

  • 27 Feb 2011 (0)

    Fiv Antoniou slaps down the AFL without fear or favour.

  • 24 Jan 2011 (0)

    While the AFC Asia Cup has been a great exhibition on the field, the attendances do not bode well for the World Cup in 2022.

  • 3 Dec 2010 (0)

    Congratulations to Qatar and Russia. They won. We didn’t. You may want to pour scorn on their bid teams and their clear involvement in vote-rigging and corrupt activities but sadl

  • 12 Nov 2010 (0)

    Football that belongs in Europe. That was the verdict of Adelaide United coach Reni Coolen last weekend after his side were dismantled by a 10-man Brisbane Roar outfit. No doubt th

  • 22 Oct 2010 (0)

    It’s been a bad year for Wayne Rooney. Heck, its been a bad year for English football. So I guess we can’t blame Wayne for throwing one more giant log on the raging inferno, standi

  • 15 Oct 2010 (0)

    I was just scouring through Ebay and came across an unusual advertisement from a seller in Texas. ‘Football Club for sale – slightly damaged, used parts available’.

  • 8 Oct 2010 (0)

    As any football fan, racing enthusiast or all-around sports lover will tell you, there is only one place to be in the spring time – Melbourne.

  • 30 Sep 2010 (0)

    The writing is on the wall for Frank Lowy and his bidding bandidos.

  • 20 Sep 2010 (0)

    Put on your safety suits and head to the bomb shelter folks because it’s the end of the football world as we know it.

  • The Socceroos
    8 Jun 2010 (0)

    In the '50s and '60s many newcomers to the country achieved cultural acceptance by doing what true Australians did: drink VB and barrack for Australia in all sporting contests.<

  • Ilrymple soccer players circa 1913.
    27 Apr 2009 (0)

    Ian Syson discusses the important contribution soccer players made to the Australian war effort in WWI and calls for a soccer match to celebrate ANZAC Day.

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