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Oakleigh left cold by the uneventful game between Australia and Denmark

The most vivid, remarkable reactions of the people watching the soccer game between Australia and Denmark last night in Oakleigh are not easy to put on paper. Not only because …

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PAOK to face Swiss challenge in Champions League qualifiers

PAOK Thessaloniki will meet Swiss powerhouse FC Basel 1983 in the UEFA Champions League second qualifying round over two legs in late July and early August. At stake is a place …

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After last night’s draw, how will the Socceroos perform against Peru?

After France beat Peru in their match, the Socceroos must now defeat the South Americans in the final group game and France must beat Denmark if they are to progress …

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Van Marwijk ‘disappointed’ with Socceroos’ draw with Denmark

The Socceroos’ hopes of progressing out of the group stage remain alive following the 1-1 draw with Denmark in Samara on Thursday evening. However Australia is no longer the master …

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Heidelberg United remains on track to win back to back Dockerty Cup trophies

Heidelberg United remains on track to win back to back Dockerty Cup trophies after defeating Avondale FC 3-2 on Wednesday night in a torrid play-off match at Olympic Village to …

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World Cup bonanza on offer for Socceroos

The 2006 FIFA World Cup in Germany was a momentous occasion for Australian football. After a 32-year wait from their previous finals appearance, the Socceroos exceeded expectations by making it …

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Russia fires five past Saudis in World Cup opener

Russia struck a goal rush in the opening match of the 2018 World Cup final defeating Saudi Arabia 5-0 at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on Friday morning. Two goals to …

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Coach sacking threatens Spain campaign

In the aftermath of Real Madrid’s third consecutive Championship League win, few could have predicted the chain of events leading to what has emerged as the biggest crisis to hit …

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Stan Lazaridis: Why Ange Postecoglou was better than Guus Hiddink

While playing for the Western Australian state team in 1995 against the touring English Premer League side West Ham, Stan Lazaridis was spotted by then Hammers coach Harry Redknapp who …

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Mourdoukoutas signs with Babbel’s Wanderers

Current Young Socceroos and former Sydney Olympic central defender Tass Mourdoukoutas has signed his first professional football contract by inking a two-year deal with A-League club Western Sydney Wanderers. The …