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The A-League's favourite foreigner hotspots

The A-League's favourite foreigner hotspots

Like a bawdy Pom making his annual winter pilgrimage to Malaga, the A-League too has its favourite foreign hotspots to get a bit of...culture. 5 Jun 2019
Honda's parting shot: Get out your comfort zone!

Honda's parting shot: Get out your comfort zone!

Melbourne Victory's departing Japanese star Keisuke Honda has urged young players to get out of their comfort zone if they want to achieve their dreams. 21 May 2019
Official: Honda to exit Melbourne Victory

Official: Honda to exit Melbourne Victory

Melbourne Victory today confirmed marquee star Keisuke Honda will play his last game for the club in its final AFC Champions League fixture against Sanfrecce Hiroshima tomorrow night. 21 May 2019
Honda finds A-League not so easy

Honda finds A-League not so easy

Exiting Melbourne Victory star Keisuke Honda says the A-League was "not so easy" as rival clubs put the clamps on him this season. 15 May 2019
Honda says he's quitting Victory

Honda says he's quitting Victory

Melbourne Victory are still hopeful of convincing Keisuke Honda to stay for another A-League season despite a reported exit statement from the Japanese star. 3 May 2019
The stats to defy Victory's banana skin fears

The stats to defy Victory's banana skin fears

Melbourne Victory fans heading to AAMI Park for their elimination final date with Wellington Phoenix will be sweating as they travel, knowing full well the Kiwi club could be a banana skin to trip on. 3 May 2019
'If it was anyone else, I'd be worried...'

'If it was anyone else, I'd be worried...'

Melbourne Victory skipper Carl Valeri has dismissed concerns about their jetsetting marquee star Keisuke Honda. 26 Mar 2019
Pic special: Melbourne Victory training

Pic special: Melbourne Victory training

There were a few different moods on show, in addition to some silky skills, when Melbourne Victory took to the training pitch. 22 Mar 2019
A-League superstar Honda plots Olyroos downfall

A-League superstar Honda plots Olyroos downfall

The Olyroos will have more than just a bizarre pitch, extreme heat and a 50,000 sellout crowd to contend with in Friday night’s crucial opening Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifier in Phnom Penh. 20 Mar 2019
Melbourne Victory hamstrung by Honda injury

Melbourne Victory hamstrung by Honda injury

Melbourne Victory will have to navigate a hectic summer schedule without star signing Keisuke Honda, who is expected to miss four weeks with a hamstring injury. 3 Jan 2019
Williams: We've got a tough mentality

Williams: We've got a tough mentality

If Mark Rudan needs inspiration for the effect one man can have on a club, he needed look further than his counterpart in the Melbourne Victory dugout. 28 Dec 2018
Muscat reveals reasons for Honda's exclusion

Muscat reveals reasons for Honda's exclusion

Kevin Muscat has revealed why he left Keisuke Honda out of the Derby squad for Melbourne Victory's 1-1 draw with Melbourne City. 23 Dec 2018
Ange: J-League does it better than the A-League

Ange: J-League does it better than the A-League

Former Socceroos boss Ange Postecoglou says his experience coaching in the J-League has opened his eyes to talent that is right on Australia’s doorstep. 19 Dec 2018
A-League pic special: It's been...emotional

A-League pic special: It's been...emotional

Recap the action from Round 8 and relive the atmosphere from the Sydney derby 17 Dec 2018
Double joy for Victory star imports

Double joy for Victory star imports

Melbourne Victory duo Natasha Dowie and Keisuke Honda have scooped the October/November PFA Player of the Month awards in the W-League and A-League. 12 Dec 2018
Muscat: Young footballers need to help themselves

Muscat: Young footballers need to help themselves

Kevin Muscat has challenged young Australians footballers, calling them a "generation waiting around for people to help." 8 Dec 2018
'We all need Honda's work ethic...'

'We all need Honda's work ethic...'

Melbourne Victory youngster Josh Hope says all his teammates need to have the same mentality as Japanese star Keisuke Honda. 7 Dec 2018
Honda: Aussies need to do more at training

Honda: Aussies need to do more at training

Keisuke Honda and Georg Niedermeier are both used to working hard in Europe compared to what they’ve experienced in Australia so far and have urged Australian youngsters to train in their spare time. 6 Dec 2018
'Honda kept me back after training'

'Honda kept me back after training'

Keisuke Honda got teammate Lawrence Thomas to stay back after training to polish up the keeper's performance and teach him how to play out from the back. 5 Dec 2018
Pic Gallery: The Honda show drives Victory to second

Pic Gallery: The Honda show drives Victory to second

It was a near-perfect display from Melbourne Victory to secure a 4-0 rout of Western Sydney, but there was one blue-and-blonde man who'll be drawing all the headlines. 1 Dec 2018
Babbel: "It was boys against men"

Babbel: "It was boys against men"

Melbourne Victory are making a statement and their imports are lighting up the A-League: it's looking like a one-two battle between Aussie coaches at the top of the A-League. 1 Dec 2018