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Theoharous heads to Bundesliga

Former Bentleigh Greens junior Christian Theoharous has taken a giant leap in his football career by signing a deal to join German Bundesliga club Borussia Moenchengladbach. The announcement of the …

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Bill Papastergiadis: South’s A-League bid is being targeted

Victorian football club South Melbourne believe that a story that has surfaced today on SBS is part of a campaign to “throw shade” at the club with the intent to …

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Chris Kalantzis: ‘How I died and came back four times’

“I saw the light a few times. Nothing hurt, it was very peaceful. I just saw a bright light turn on and off,” Chris Kalantzis says, recalling his remarkable tale …

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Injury hit Reds facing tough derbies in League and Cup

Six losses in the last seven league rounds have left Clayton South-based NPL 1 club Kingston City floundering in 12th spot and just four points above the bottom two NPL …

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State MP Foley joins South’s A-League bid team

It’s nearly 14 years since South Melbourne FC was part of a national league, and as the competition intensifies to join an expanded A-League as one of two new clubs, …

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Gersbach and Giannou miss out on World Cup squad

Spare a thought for Cypriot based Greek-Australian striker Apostolos Giannou. Sometime tomorrow, less than 200 miles across the blue waters of the southern Mediterranean sea, north east from where he …

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James Troisi: Nobody knows I’m Greek

“I don’t think a lot of people know that I am Greek,” says 37-capped Socceroo James Troisi. After almost a decade of playing football in Europe and Australia, Troisi’s Greek …

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Aspropotamitis becomes a Mariner

Young A-League central defender Jonathan Aspropotamitis must feel like he’s flying the coop having played all his club football in Sydney. The 21 year old is leaving his home town …

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Kingston, Port, Northcote, and Greens reach Cup quarterfinals

Kingston City, Northcote City, and Port Melbourne Sharks are each within one win of qualifying for the national round of 32 of the FFA Cup for the first time, following …

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How Greece can still be represented at the 2018 World Cup

While James Troisi, Alex Gersbach, Apostolos Giannou, and Dimi Petratos will be excited that Van Marwijk chose them in his preliminary squad, they face an anxious wait to see if …