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The rollercoaster's not over yet: Socceroos' Asian Cup so far

The rollercoaster's not over yet: Socceroos' Asian Cup so far

If you look really closely, you can actually track Arnie's hair loss as the group stage progresses. 16 Jan 2019
Fan reaction: 'Maybe Kruse wasn't our biggest problem'

Fan reaction: 'Maybe Kruse wasn't our biggest problem'

Australia are through to the Round of 16 in a match that aged us all "about 10 years". No surprises that the fan reaction was about as diverse as the performances. 16 Jan 2019
Mabil: 'I'm the man for the people'

Mabil: 'I'm the man for the people'

It may have been by the skin of their teeth and the hair on their proverbials, but the Socceroos are through and they have a new hero "for the people" in the making. 16 Jan 2019
Arnie's redemption: Socceroos pic special

Arnie's redemption: Socceroos pic special

Graham Arnold breathed a sigh of relief as the Socceroos defeated Palestine 3-0 in their second Asian Cup group game. Bring on Syria... 12 Jan 2019
Maclaren: 'Today I showed them'

Maclaren: 'Today I showed them'

Never short of confidence, Jamie Maclaren believes a debut Socceroos goal has proven his worthy of the green and gold jersey. But will Australian fans take more convincing? 12 Jan 2019
Australia 3 Palestine 0: Player Ratings

Australia 3 Palestine 0: Player Ratings

A much improved performance keeps the Socceroos alive in Group B, rolling out comprehensive 3-0 winners over Palestine at Rashid Stadium. 11 Jan 2019
Asian Cup 2019 Preview - all you need to know about Group B

Asian Cup 2019 Preview - all you need to know about Group B

Click above to see our two minute guide to Australia’s opponents in Group B - Syria, Jordan and Palestine. 6 Jan 2019
Iran striker Azmoun quits international football at 23

Iran striker Azmoun quits international football at 23

Rubin Kazan's 23-year-old striker Sardar Azmoun has announced his young retirement from international football, naming his mother's disease as the reason for the "painful" decision. 28 Jun 2018
King of Spain to attend Spain v Russia

King of Spain to attend Spain v Russia

Spanish King Felipe VI will come to Moscow to support his national team in their World Cup encounter with hosts Russia. 28 Jun 2018
Barcelona send scouts to watch Golovin

Barcelona send scouts to watch Golovin

Barcelona scouts will watch CSKA Moscow midfielder Aleksandr Golovin play in Russia's round of 16 match against Spain on Monday morning AEST, according to reports in Spain. 27 Jun 2018
Ronaldo: 'We're focused on Uruguay now'

Ronaldo: 'We're focused on Uruguay now'

Portugal striker and captain Cristiano Ronaldo says his team are focussed on the next job after successfully qualifying for the knockout stage of the FIFA World Cup in Russia. 26 Jun 2018
FIFA Secretary General congratulates Portugal on progression

FIFA Secretary General congratulates Portugal on progression

FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura has congratulated Portugal on reaching the knockout stage of the Word Cup - and praised their opponents, Iran. 26 Jun 2018
Sergio Ramos: Maradona was 'light-years' behind Messi

Sergio Ramos: Maradona was 'light-years' behind Messi

Sergio Ramos is as die-hard as they come when it comes to his loyalty to Real Madrid - but he's paid an astonishing tribute to his Barcelona nemesis Lionel Messi. 21 Jun 2018
Portugal push past Morocco - pic special

Portugal push past Morocco - pic special

Portugal made it six points from six with their 1-0 win over Morocco in Group B - the knockout stages are calling for Cristiano and co. Pics by Getty Images. 20 Jun 2018
Blatter and Infantino in attendance as Portugal face Morocco

Blatter and Infantino in attendance as Portugal face Morocco

Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter and the federation's current head Gianni Infantino attended the FIFA World Cup match between Portugal and Morocco at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium on Wednesday. 20 Jun 2018
Ronaldo becomes Europe's all-time highest international goalscorer

Ronaldo becomes Europe's all-time highest international goalscorer

In scoring his 85th goal for Portugal top open the scoring against Morocco, Cristiano Ronaldo became Europe's all-time top international goalscorer. 20 Jun 2018
Ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter to attend Portugal's clash with Morocco

Ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter to attend Portugal's clash with Morocco

Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter plans to attend Portugal's clash with Morocco on Wednesday night AEST. 19 Jun 2018
Ronaldo's Helping Hand

Ronaldo's Helping Hand

Sometimes sponsors give you money but Cristiano Ronaldo gets given goals. 18 Jun 2018
Cycling Portugal fan: Russians are wonderful!

Cycling Portugal fan: Russians are wonderful!

Portuguese cyclist Helder Batista, who arrived in Moscow early on Monday for the FIFA World Cup, told Sputnik that Russians were a "loving and wonderful people" and that he had not encountered any negative attitude during his journey. 18 Jun 2018
Portuguese fan cycles all the way to Russia

Portuguese fan cycles all the way to Russia

Portugal fan Helder Batista left him home town of Alenquer on 6 May to cycle to the World Cup. Now, he's just miles away from the final destination of his journey, the town of Kratovo, just outside Moscow. 18 Jun 2018
Morocco won't be easy, warns Andre Silva

Morocco won't be easy, warns Andre Silva

Portugal striker Andre Silva says his team need to be careful when they face Morocco on Wednesday. 18 Jun 2018