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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
O'Neill: 'We nearly got there'

O'Neill: 'We nearly got there'

Brandon O'Neill's a hard man to deflate and seemed typically plucky despite a defensive-minded Sydney FC's inability to hold on to a draw, losing 1-0 to Kawasaki Frontale. 13 Mar 2019
Melbourne Victory vs Sanfrecce Hiroshima Player Ratings

Melbourne Victory vs Sanfrecce Hiroshima Player Ratings

Melbourne Victory found themselves facing a similar problem to the Socceroos against a side who sat back diligently... 12 Mar 2019
Roux: 'We turn to A-League'

Roux: 'We turn to A-League'

Storm Roux grabbed an assist and Keisuke Honda stole a homecoming goal, but it wasn't enough to avoid a second straight Asian Champions League defeat. 12 Mar 2019
'We won't sit here and say it's rosy'

'We won't sit here and say it's rosy'

Melbourne Victory veteran Leigh Broxham says his team isn’t worried about their recent form despite being winless since early February – but he admits they need to find their way again. 12 Mar 2019
Victory ditch dodgy shirt sponsor deal

Victory ditch dodgy shirt sponsor deal

Melbourne Victory have officially ended their shirt sponsorship deal with "Kaishi Entertainment" after it was exposed as a front for online betting firm Kashbet. 8 Mar 2019
Donachie: Victory need a rest

Donachie: Victory need a rest

Melbourne Victory defender James Donachie still believes his team can go far in this year’s Asian Champions League despite losing their first game 3-1 to Daegu FC at home. 7 Mar 2019
Sydney FC vs Ulsan Hyundai Player Ratings

Sydney FC vs Ulsan Hyundai Player Ratings

Sydney FC had to settle for a 0-0 draw in a dominant performance against Ulsan Hyundai at Jubilee Oval. 6 Mar 2019
O'Neill: 'Cyclone Katrina came to Sydney tonight'

O'Neill: 'Cyclone Katrina came to Sydney tonight'

Among strewn garbage blowing across the pitch and Rhyan Grant's free-flowing mullet, a dominant Sydney FC side could only manage a goalless draw against Ulsan Hyundai. 6 Mar 2019
Melbourne Victory vs Daegu FC Player Ratings

Melbourne Victory vs Daegu FC Player Ratings

Victory played well but Daegu played better and won 3-1. See how the players rated... 5 Mar 2019
Broxham: The difference? Asian clubs invest in their forwards

Broxham: The difference? Asian clubs invest in their forwards

It was a tough night for Melbourne Victory on and off the field, as they were wiped off AAMI Park just as their shirt sponsors were wiped off their kits, falling 3-1 to Daegu FC. 5 Mar 2019
Victory ditch shirt sponsor over legal doubts

Victory ditch shirt sponsor over legal doubts

Melbourne Victory have been forced to remove a shirt sponsor for their Asian Champions League clash over fears of links to a foreign online betting agency. 5 Mar 2019
Newcastle Jets vs Kashima Antlers Player Ratings

Newcastle Jets vs Kashima Antlers Player Ratings

Reigning Asian Champions Kashima Antlers put on a clinic at Kashima Soccer Stadium, overpowering Newcastle Jets physically and mentally to roll out 4-1 winners. 19 Feb 2019
Victory axe import star for Asia

Victory axe import star for Asia

Melbourne Victory today confirmed their 28-man squad for the upcoming Asian Champions League campaign and revealed German import Georg Niedermeier had missed the cut. 13 Feb 2019
Boogaard: It's Newcastle against Asia's best

Boogaard: It's Newcastle against Asia's best

Captain corageous Nigel Boogaard was full of pride in his club after scoring the winner in Newcastle Jets' 3-1 win over Persija Jakarta. 12 Feb 2019
Newcastle Jets vs Persija Jakarta Player Ratings

Newcastle Jets vs Persija Jakarta Player Ratings

A tumultuous match turned into an extremely important win for Newcastle Jets, winning 3-1 over Indonesian champions Persija Jakarta. 12 Feb 2019
Persija star arrested en route to Jets clash

Persija star arrested en route to Jets clash

Persija Jakarta star Marko Simic has faced court over allegations he touched a woman indecently on his way to tonight's Asian Champions League clash with Newcastle Jets. 12 Feb 2019
Jets to face Jakarta club

Jets to face Jakarta club

Newcastle Jets will face Indonesia club Persija Jakarta on February 12 to keep their bid for Asian Champions League qualification alive. 6 Feb 2019
A-League's ACL rivals named

A-League's ACL rivals named

Sydney FC have drawn Japanese Champions Kawasaki Frontale and Chinese Champions Shanghai SIPG in Group H of the AFC Champions League 2019 while Melbourne Victory will face Guangzhou Evergrande and two other clubs still to be determined. 22 Nov 2018
Kevin Muscat: There's more where Keisuke Honda came from...

Kevin Muscat: There's more where Keisuke Honda came from...

Melbourne Victory coach hailed the signing of Japan superstar Keisuke Honda today - and hinted there might be more big signings to come. 6 Aug 2018