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Spanish free agents: 3 fresh A-League transfer targets

Spanish free agents: 3 fresh A-League transfer targets

It’s June and the silly season for the A-League and its agents. With Spain an increasingly fruitful market, we have three Spanish free agents who could be fantastic A-League acquisitions. 18 Jun 2019
Ex-La Liga striker to play on till 38 in A-League with Glory

Ex-La Liga striker to play on till 38 in A-League with Glory

Evergreen ex-La Liga winger Diego Castro has re-signed with Perth Glory for another two seasons, meaning he’s set to continue playing in the A-League till the age of 38. 23 Apr 2019
Spanish inspiration for Victoria’s boutique stadia vision

Spanish inspiration for Victoria’s boutique stadia vision

A recent trip to Madrid to experience La Liga has inspired Football Federation Victoria CEO Peter Filopoulos’ vision for boutique NPL stadia in Victoria, and these venues could also be used in an expanded A-League. 26 Feb 2019
Alex Sanchez: A model for human rights

Alex Sanchez: A model for human rights

In his own words Alex Sanchez talks about his time playing in Australia for Sydney Olympic, his ambitions to study human rights and why he relishes being a role model for kids. PHOTOS by loopii. 9 Oct 2018
'He's one of the best coaches I’ve ever had'

'He's one of the best coaches I’ve ever had'

Striker Alex Sanchez says his Sydney Olympic coach Abbas Saad is on a par with the quality in Spain's top leagues. 21 Sep 2018
Official! Victory confirm snaring Spaniard

Official! Victory confirm snaring Spaniard

As revealed over the weekend, Melbourne Victory have confirmed the signature of Spanish midfielder Raul Baena (left) on a one year loan deal. 3 Sep 2018
A-League clubs zero in on Fernando Torres

A-League clubs zero in on Fernando Torres

Sydney FC and Melbourne Victory are among the frontrunners for the signature of Spanish striker Fernando Torres, according to reports. 8 Jul 2018
Suarez says Ronaldo rivalry different when playing for Uruguay

Suarez says Ronaldo rivalry different when playing for Uruguay

Uruguay and Barcelona striker Luis Suarez said his rivalry with Portugal and Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo was different when they are playing for their respective countries in comparison to when they play for their clubs. 30 Jun 2018
Atletico Madrid seal deal with France trio

Atletico Madrid seal deal with France trio

Atletico Madrid has secured new deals with France trio Antoine Griezmann, Lucas Hernandez and Thomas Lemar. 19 Jun 2018
Atletico, Monaco reach prelim agreement on Lemar transfer

Atletico, Monaco reach prelim agreement on Lemar transfer

Atletico Madrid have reached a preliminary agreement with Monaco on the transfer of French international Thomas Lemar. 13 Jun 2018
Arbeloa: How Real Madrid can grow the game in Melbourne

Arbeloa: How Real Madrid can grow the game in Melbourne

Two-time European Champions League winner Alvaro Arbeloa believes Real Madrid’s World of Football Experience in Melbourne can help grow the game in Australia. 8 Jun 2018
Belgium Defender Vermaelen Not Yet Fit for 2018 FIFA World Cup - Head Coach

Belgium Defender Vermaelen Not Yet Fit for 2018 FIFA World Cup - Head Coach

MOSCOW, May 28 (Sputnik) - Barcelona and Belgium defender Thomas Vermaelen, who was named in his country's preliminary squad for 2018 FIFA World Cup, has not fully recovered from his injury yet, Belgium head coach Roberto Martinez said Monday. 29 May 2018
Aussie teenager loving life in Spain’s La Liga

Aussie teenager loving life in Spain’s La Liga

Sydney teenager Tom Petsianis says he is living every boy’s football dream after almost completing his first season with Spanish top-flight side CD Leganes youth team. 26 Apr 2018
Ronaldo: We'll bring the Bernabeu to Melbourne!

Ronaldo: We'll bring the Bernabeu to Melbourne!

Brazilian legend Ronaldo is excited Victorians will be able to experience Real Madrid without having to leave Melbourne in 2018. 21 Mar 2018
Langerak set for Japanese switch

Langerak set for Japanese switch

Socceroos goalkeeper Mitchell Langerak is reportedly on the verge of a AU$2 million transfer to join newly promoted Japanese outfit Nagoya Grampus. 9 Jan 2018
FourFourTwo’s 50 Best Football Managers in the World 2017: No.2, Zinedine Zidane

FourFourTwo’s 50 Best Football Managers in the World 2017: No.2, Zinedine Zidane

He’s been in his job for less than two years and has won as many Champions Leagues as Mourinho, Ferguson or Guardiola. Zinedine Zidane is an enigma – and a winner. 24 Jun 2017