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Victory's youngsters humbled in Asia

Victory's youngsters humbled in Asia

Melbourne Victory's Asian Champions League campaign is over after a second-strong side were thrashed in South Korea by Daegu FC. 8 May 2019
The Best and Worst from Victory vs Daegu

The Best and Worst from Victory vs Daegu

The best and worst of Melbourne Victory's 4-0 loss to Daegu FC in the Asian Champions League. 8 May 2019
A-League at risk of crashing out of Asia

A-League at risk of crashing out of Asia

Australian clubs have now won just seven of their last 38 Asian Champions League matches, but how many can feel as hard done by as Sydney FC? 7 May 2019
The Best & Worst of Australian Football...we mean Sydney vs Ulsan

The Best & Worst of Australian Football...we mean Sydney vs Ulsan

Australia falls at the Asian Champions League group stage once again, Sydney FC crashing out with a 1-0 loss to Ulsan Hyundai in South Korea. 7 May 2019
Donachie: It's not a dead rubber

Donachie: It's not a dead rubber

James Donachie says Melbourne Victory have plenty to play for against Daegu FC despite their Asian Champions League campaign being over. 7 May 2019
Victory take the kids to Korea in Big Blue lead up

Victory take the kids to Korea in Big Blue lead up

Melbourne Victory have taken the kids to South Korea for their midweek Asian Champions League distraction, leaving the bulk of their senior squad at home to prepare for Sunday’s A-League semi-final. 5 May 2019
More from UK will follow me now, says ALF

More from UK will follow me now, says ALF

The more minutes the better for Sydney FC ironman Adam Le Fondre, who can see a lot more Englishmen playing in the A-League in the future. 1 May 2019
'Players want to play': no rest for Sydney FC's big guns

'Players want to play': no rest for Sydney FC's big guns

Sydney FC coach Steve Corica says managing his squad for the business end of the A-League and Asian Champions League is easy when you have players who all want to play. 26 Apr 2019
Le Fondre: 'We deserved the win'

Le Fondre: 'We deserved the win'

Adam le Fondre keeps netting key goals, but struck a disappointed figure after Sydney missed out on becoming the first ACL team to defeat Shanghai SIPG at home, drawing 2-2 in Shanghai. 23 Apr 2019
Best & Worst: Shanghai vs Sydney

Best & Worst: Shanghai vs Sydney

Not so fast, Vitor. Things are hotting up in Group H...but who will have the last laugh? 23 Apr 2019
Best & Worst: Melbourne vs Guangzhou

Best & Worst: Melbourne vs Guangzhou

The best and worst and downright unacceptable from Melbourne Victory's 1-1 draw with Guangzhou Evergrande 23 Apr 2019
ACL: Sydney FC's must-win clash in Shanghai

ACL: Sydney FC's must-win clash in Shanghai

Sydney FC coach Steve Corica knows his side should've beaten Shanghai SIPG in Australia. Tonight in Shanghai a win would kickstart the Sky Blues' ACL campaign. 23 Apr 2019
Victory coach's blunt message as A-League Finals loom

Victory coach's blunt message as A-League Finals loom

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat has sent a blunt warning to his players: switch on now not when the A-League Finals Series kicks off in two weeks. 22 Apr 2019
Victory’s ACL warning: Talisca 'Guangzhou’s Steph Curry'

Victory’s ACL warning: Talisca 'Guangzhou’s Steph Curry'

The Brazilian who tormented Melbourne Victory in the ACL for Guangzhou Evergrande has been dubbed Chinese football's Steph Curry. 22 Apr 2019
Victory flying high after hectic travel in A-League, ACL

Victory flying high after hectic travel in A-League, ACL

Melbourne Victory’s huge travel schedule in recent weeks isn’t getting in the way of preparations for tonight’s massive Good Friday clash in Adelaide. 19 Apr 2019
6 Best and Worst: Victory vs Guanghzou

6 Best and Worst: Victory vs Guanghzou

Melbourne Victory’s winless away record in continental competition has continued, after being completely outclassed by Chinese giants Guangzhou Evergrande in the cauldron of Tianhe Stadium. 11 Apr 2019
Valeri: 'Our style clashes'

Valeri: 'Our style clashes'

Carl Valeri didn't sound too rapt with Melbourne Victory's approach in a 4-0 demolition at the hands of Guangzhou Evergrande. 10 Apr 2019
Le Fondre: 'This is why I came out here'

Le Fondre: 'This is why I came out here'

Continental debutant Adam le Fondre says facing the likes of Hulk and Oscar in Asia's showpiece tournament was one of his reasons for coming Down Under. 10 Apr 2019
China's A-League respect but AFL claims are 'laughable’

China's A-League respect but AFL claims are 'laughable’

In a week when crucial Asian Champions League games see A-League's best face China’s biggest football clubs, the AFL has been called out for ‘laughable and weird’ claims around their sport in the Middle Kingdom. 8 Apr 2019
FFA: Our Asian spot is 'fragile'

FFA: Our Asian spot is 'fragile'

Football Federation Australia has warned Australia's place in Asian football is not guaranteed – and there are powerful forces lined up against it. 14 Mar 2019
Kawasaki Frontale vs Sydney FC Player Ratings

Kawasaki Frontale vs Sydney FC Player Ratings

Sydney FC’s valiant defensive display has ended in heartbreaking fashion, going down 1-0 to Kawasaki Frontale through a solitary late goal at the Todoroki Athletics Stadium. 13 Mar 2019