[close]

Not only does Racing And Sports have all your horse racing action covered, we have expanded the content we provide to include a massive amount of Sports information.

Both in terms of Audio and Video matter and news articles, Racing And Sports has every sport covered from the main landscape.

These include AFL, Rugby League, Cricket, Tennis, Golf, Rugby Union, Football, Cycling, Swimming and various other pursuits which focus the sporting eyes of the nation.

There will be more features coming as well.

Sports - Football

Western Utd sign young trio for A-League

Apostolos Stamatelopoulos of United controls the ball during the round 17 A-League match between Melbourne City and Adelaide United at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Western United have signed a trio of promising youngsters for their debut in the A-League next season.

Jets coach Merrick has fine rescinded

ERNIE MERRICK coach of the Phoenix watches on during the A-League match between the Newcastle Jets and Wellington Phoenix at Hunter Stadium in Newcastle, Australia.

Newcastle coach Ernie Merrick has been given a suspended one-match ban, but had a $3,000 fine for a breach of the FFA's national Code of conduct rescinded.

Adelaide Utd won't renew coach Kurz's deal

Coach MARCO KURZ of Adelaide United looks on during the A-League match between Wellington Phoenix and Adelaide United at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, New Zealand.

Adelaide United's chairman has told coach Marco Kurz he won't be offered a new contract by the A-League club when his current deal expires.

FFA's backing of AFC boss shocking: Hakeem

The FFA has continued to come under-fire for supporting the re-election bid of controversial Asian football president Sheikh Salman Ibrahim Al-Khalifa.

Davidson extends A-League stay with Glory

JASON DAVIDSON of the Glory wins the ball against Ryan Strain of Adelaide during the match between the Perth Glory and Adelaide United at HBF Park in Perth, Australia.

Socceroos defender Jason Davidson has signed a new deal with Perth Glory which will keep him at the A-League club until the end of the 2019-20 season.

Matidas to replicate Socceroos Cup buildup

ANTE MILICIC coaches during the PS4 Player Pathway Award Camp in Sydney, Australia.

Ante Milicic will lead the Matildas in a pre-World Cup training camp in Antalya, Turkey, before the World Cup in France this June.

FFA to support AFC president re-election

Australia will support the re-election of Sheikh Salman Ibrahim Al-Khalifa as Asian Football Confederation president next month.

Barbarouses in A-League golden boot race

ROY KRISHNA of the Phoenix makes a break during the A-League match between the Wellington Phoenix and Melbourne City FC at QBE Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand.

With five A-League rounds remaining, Wellington's Roy Krishna leads the way in the race for the golden boot, but Kosta Barbarouses is hot on his heels.

Rudan praises dynamic Phoenix attack

MARK RUDAN addresses the media at a Wellington Phoenix A-League press conference after being appointed new head coach at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, New Zealand. Rudan has signed a two-year deal with the club.

Mark Rudan believes his Wellington Phoenix team can keep scoring goals in the A-League, even when they play without suspended striker Roy Krishna.

Sydney FC's Corica backs Ghoochannejhad

STEVE CORICA arrives at the Sydney FC coach announcement press conference at Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia.

Sydney FC coach Steve Corica is confident his Iranian striker Reza Ghoochannejhad will find his scoring touch for a Sky Blues side needing more goals.

Melbourne City building A-League momentum

Coach WARREN JOYCE of Melbourne City looks on before the League match between Melbourne City FC and Melbourne Victory at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Five points from successive A-League games against the top three clubs has given encouragement to Melbourne City coach Warren Joyce, as his side moves to fifth.

Perth open up nine-point A-League lead

ROY KRISHNA of the Phoenix in action during the A-League match between the Wellington Phoenix and the Perth Glory at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, New Zealand.

Perth have taken control of the race for the Premiers Plate by boosting their A-League lead to nine points but the order behind them remains in dispute.

A-League round 22 snapshot

A look at the action in round 22 of the A-League.

Babbel won't concede Wanderers season over

MARKUS BABBEL, head coach of Hoffenheim looks on during the training session of TSG 1899 Hoffenheim for the upcoming Bundesliga season at Dietmar-Hopp-Stadion in Sinsheim, Germany.

Western Sydney coach Markus Babbel won't read the last rites on his team's finals chances despite the leaden nature of their loss to Wellington Phoenix.

Emotional Phoenix hit three past Wanderers

MARK RUDAN addresses the media at a Wellington Phoenix A-League press conference after being appointed new head coach at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, New Zealand. Rudan has signed a two-year deal with the club.

Wellington struggle to take any joy from their 3-1 A-League win over Western Sydney, saying the game seemed irrelevant after the terror attacks in Christchurch.

City shock Sydney FC in A-League

WARREN JOYCE the coach of Melbourne City looks on during the A-League match between Melbourne City FC and Sydney FC at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Englishman Shayon Harrison scored one goal and played a major role in another to give Melbourne City a 2-0 away win over Sydney FC in the A-League.

Muscat doubting Thomas in A-League

KEVIN MUSCAT, Head Coach of the Victory speaks to his players during a Melbourne Victory A-League training session at Gosch's Paddock in Melbourne, Australia.

Melbourne Victory have won for the first time in six matches but coach Kevin Muscat wants more selection pressure from his A-League players.

Barbarouses doubles up against Roar

KOSTA BARBAROUSES of the Victory celebrates after scoring his sides third and winning goal during the A-League match between the Melbourne Victory and Perth Glory at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

No man has scored more goals against a single club in an A-League season than Melbourne Victory's Kosta Barbarouses has this campaign against Brisbane.

Mariners withstand late Jets surge

ALEN STAJCIC looks on prior to a Women's International match at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Newcastle's bid to overcome a three-goal deficit against the Mariners has come up agonisingly short to give caretaker coach Alen Stajcic a timely boost.

Focused Sydney out to maintain City hoodoo

STEVE CORICA arrives at the Sydney FC coach announcement press conference at Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia.

Sydney are focused on consolidating a top two A-League spot despite some distractions over the past week heading into Sunday's home game with Melbourne City.

Let's spark something: City's Delbridge

Melbourne City can still carry momentum into this year's A-League finals campaign with the help of an easier run-in, according to Harrison Delbridge.

Phoenix buoyant after eight-goal rampage

MARK RUDAN addresses the media at a Wellington Phoenix A-League press conference after being appointed new head coach at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, New Zealand. Rudan has signed a two-year deal with the club.

The Wellington Phoenix are riding high after their record dismantling of Central Coast and determined to stay put in the A-League's top four.

A-League leaders can get better: Popovic

TONY POPOVIC, coach of the Wanderers, looks on during the A-League match between the Perth Glory and Western Sydney Wanderers at nib Stadium in Perth, Australia.

Perth Glory coach Tony Popovic is adamant his A-League pacesetters can get even better.

Reds boss Kurz wants answers next week

Coach MARCO KURZ of Adelaide United looks on during the A-League match between Wellington Phoenix and Adelaide United at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, New Zealand.

Adelaide United coach Marco Kurz will seek answers about his future at a meeting with the A-League club's chairman next week.

Perth Glory thump Adelaide in A-League

DIEGO CASTRO of the Glory celebrates a goal during the A-League match between the Newcastle Jets and the Perth Glory at McDonald Jones Stadium in Newcastle, Australia.

Perth Glory have beaten Adelaide United 2-0 to extend their lead atop the A-League table.

Stajcic brings positive vibe to Mariners

WARREN JOYCE the coach of Melbourne City looks on during the A-League match between Melbourne City FC and Sydney FC at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Caretaker coach Alen Stajcic is already bringing positivity to last-placed Central Coast before his first A-League game in charge against Newcastle.

Schenkeveld no closer to City resolution

Coach WARREN JOYCE of Melbourne City looks on before the League match between Melbourne City FC and Melbourne Victory at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Melbourne City's best player last season Bart Schenkeveld is no closer to signing a new deal to stay at the A-League club beyond this campaign.

Victory shuffle A-League pack again

KEVIN MUSCAT, Head Coach of the Victory speaks to his players during a Melbourne Victory A-League training session at Gosch's Paddock in Melbourne, Australia.

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat is no stranger to making enforced changes this A-League season, and will make more for the side's Brisbane clash.

Brillante not letting Syd FC down: Brosque

ALEX BROSQUE of Sydney shows his dejection during the A-League match between Sydney FC and the Brisbane Roar at Allianz Stadium in Sydney, Australia.

Alex Brosque says Sydney FC teammate Josh Brillante feels like he's letting the club down over reports of an overseas move but that's not the case.

Joyce desperate for Sky Blue switch-up

WARREN JOYCE the coach of Melbourne City looks on during the A-League match between Melbourne City FC and Sydney FC at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Untested Melbourne City teenagers Yaya Dukuly and Gianluca Iannucci are in the mix to play Sydney FC in their A-League clash on Sunday.

A-League round-22 preview panel

Matildas Head Coach ALEN STAJCIC speaks to the media during an Australian Matildas media opportunity at Harmony Park in Sydney, Australia.

Alen Stajcic will make his A-League coaching debut in Central Coast's derby clash against Newcastle as the race for ladder positions enters the home straight.

Olyroos camp will curb development: Babbel

MARKUS BABBEL, head coach of Hoffenheim looks on during the training session of TSG 1899 Hoffenheim for the upcoming Bundesliga season at Dietmar-Hopp-Stadion in Sinsheim, Germany.

Western Sydney Wanderers coach Markus Babbel says losing young A-League players to the Olyroos program will damage Australia's development pathway.

Kurz in dark over his Adelaide Utd future

Adelaide United head coach MARCO KURZ speaks to the media during a press conference at Allianz Stadium in Sydney, Australia.

Adelaide United coach Marco Kurz has tried for weeks to discuss his future but the A-League club's chairman hasn't returned his calls.

Sydney FC hit by ACL goal drought

JOSHUA BRILLANTE of Sydney passes the ball during the A-League match between Sydney FC and the Brisbane Roar at Allianz Stadium in Sydney, Australia.

A goal drought in the Asian Champions League and overseas interest in his midfielder Josh Brillante are concerns for Sydney FC coach Steve Corica.

Life at the top not easy for Perth Glory

NEIL KILKENNY of the Perth Glory kicks the ball into the square during the A-League match between the Perth Glory and the Brisbane Roar at nib Stadium in Perth, Australia.

Perth Glory will be aiming to extend their unbeaten run in the A-League to 13 games when they take on Adelaide United on Friday night.

Sydney FC fall to late goal in Japan

ALEX BROSQUE of Sydney shows his dejection during the A-League match between Sydney FC and the Brisbane Roar at Allianz Stadium in Sydney, Australia.

Sydney FC are bottom of their Champions League group after two games, conceding a late goal to lose 1-0 to Kawasaki Frontale in Japan.

Glory coach Tony Popovic feeling envious

TONY POPOVIC, coach of the Wanderers, looks on during the A-League match between the Perth Glory and Western Sydney Wanderers at nib Stadium in Perth, Australia.

Perth Glory are on track to end their title drought this season, and will be aiming to continue their hot form against Adelaide on Friday night.

Merrick backs Stajcic to rouse Mariners

ERNIE MERRICK coach of the Phoenix watches on during the A-League match between the Newcastle Jets and Wellington Phoenix at Hunter Stadium in Newcastle, Australia.

Newcastle coach Ernie Merrick expects Alen Stajcic to get a response from A-League rivals Central Coast in Saturday's F3 derby clash.

Australia must win over Asia for 2023 Cup

Australia will need to delicately negotiate its relationships in Asia if its to win hosting rights to the 2023 Women's World Cup.

Phoenix release Australian defender Fox

DYLAN FOX of the Phoenix passes the ball during between the Wellington Phoenix and Melbourne City FC in Auckland, New Zealand.

The Wellington Phoenix have parted ways with Australian defender Dylan Fox after four seasons of A-League service.

Muscat taking comfort from Victory effort

KEVIN MUSCAT

Melbourne Victory sit bottom of their Asian Champions League group after two matches, though coach Kevin Muscat was proud of his team's effort in Japan.

Victory, Honda suffer late loss in Japan

KEISUKE HONDA of Japan in action during the international friendly match between Japan and Ghana at Nissan Stadium in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan.

Keisuke Honda scored on his return to Japan but Melbourne Victory lost 2-1 to Sanfrecce Hiroshima in Asian Champions League action on Tuesday night.

A-League coach left waiting on appeal bid

ERNIE MERRICK of the Jets during the A-League match between the Central Coast Mariners and the Newcastle Jets at Central Coast Stadium in Gosford, Australia.

The decision on an appeal by Newcastle coach Ernie Merrick against his fine for comments made following an A-League fixture has been reserved.

Western United sign Sydney's Aaron Calver

New A-League franchise Western United have signed Sydney FC defender Aaron Calver to a two-year deal from the 2019-20 season.

Sydney plan to sting Kawasaki on break

STEVE CORICA arrives at the Sydney FC coach announcement press conference at Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia.

Sydney FC are looking to hit Kawasaki Frontale on the break in Wednesday's Asian Champions League clash in Japan.

Popovic conjures fresh magic with Glory

Wanderers coach TONY POPOVIC looks on during the A-League Elimination Final match between the Brisbane Roar and the Western Sydney Wanderers at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

Perth Glory has enjoyed a dream A-League campaign under new coach Tony Popovic, with the club on track to win its first piece of post-NSL silverware.

Phoenix young gun Cacace's A-League goal

LIBERATO CACACE of the Phoenix on the attack against Keisuke Honda of the Victory during the A-League match between the Wellington Phoenix and the Melbourne Victory at Eden Park in Auckland, New Zealand.

Wellington teenager Liberato Cacace nabbed his first A-League goal last weekend and has set his sights on his first finals game in a breakout campaign.

Mariners offer a fresh start for Stajcic

ALEN STAJCIC looks on prior to a Women's International match at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Central Coast caretaker coach Alen Stajcic is looking forward to a challenge of turning around the A-League club that's a world away from the Matildas.

Matildas make splash in new World Cup kit

Melbourne's Hosier Lane and golden wattle - the country's national floral emblem - have been used as inspirations for the Matildas' World Cup shirt.

Le Fondre relishes overseas opportunity

ADAM LE FONDRE of Sydney FC kick during the FFA Cup match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and Sydney FC at Panthers Stadium in Penrith, Australia.

Sydney FC striker Adam Le Fondre is relishing a chance to play in an international club competition after plying his trade on a domestic stage for 15 years.

Victory need ACL heart-starter in Japan

KEISUKE HONDA of the Victory poses for the media at a Melbourne Victory A-League press conference at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Keisuke Honda has been swarmed by fans on his return to Japan according to Melbourne Victory teammate Lawrence Thomas.

Sydney FC look to keep form up in Asia

Sydney FC will look to maintain their good recent away form in the Asian Champions League when they play Kawasaki Frontale in Japan on Wednesday .

Mariners yet to replace sacked Mulvey

Coach MIKE MULVEY of the Roar watches on during the A-League match between the Brisbane Roar and Adelaide United at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

Central Coast Mariners are yet to announce a replacement for coach Mike Mulvey, who was sacked shortly after Saturday's 8-2 A-League home loss to Wellington.

Mariners sink to new lows as Phoenix rise

For the second time within a year Central Coast Mariners were involved in the A-League's highest scoring with Wellington Phoenix profiting.

Fowler's Roar link surprises ex-Red Babbel

MARKUS BABBEL, head coach of Hoffenheim looks on during the training session of TSG 1899 Hoffenheim for the upcoming Bundesliga season at Dietmar-Hopp-Stadion in Sinsheim, Germany.

Rumours linking Robbie Fowler to the Brisbane Roar coaching position are an eye-opener to his former Liverpool teammate Markus Babbel.

Wanderers coach dismisses Troisi link

Wanderers coach MARKUS BABBEL looks on during a Western Sydney Wanderers A-League training session at Wanderers Training Field in Sydney, Australia.

Western Sydney coach Markus Babbel has dismissed speculation his club are chasing James Troisi, saying the Melbourne Victory star is too expensive.

Riera stars as Wanderers thrash Roar

MITCHELL DUKE of the Mariners in action during the A-League match between the Central Coast Mariners and the Brisbane Roar at Central Coast Stadium in Gosford, Australia.

Spanish star Oriol Riera's first-half double has given Western Sydney a 4-1 A-League win over Brisbane at Suncorp Stadium.

Honda homecoming hysteria to boost Victory

KEISUKE HONDA of Japan during a Japan training session and press conference ahead of the FIFA World Cup Group H match between Poland and Japan at Volgograd Arena in Volgograd, Russia.

Melbourne will be looking to get their Asian Champions League campaign heading in the right direction with a win over Sanfrecce Hiroshima in Japan.

Phoenix an example for A-League strugglers

Coach MIKE MULVEY of the Roar watches on during the A-League match between the Brisbane Roar and Adelaide United at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

Central Coast coach Mike Mulvey says his struggling A-League club should look to Saturday's opponents Wellington as an example to turning around their fortunes.

How the Matildas' World Cup rivals fared

MATILDAS team pose before kickoff at Pepper Stadium in Sydney, Australia.

A look at how the leading hopefuls for June's Women's World Cup and Australia's group stage rivals fared during March's international window.

Matildas head to US for World Cup prep

ELISE KELLOND-KNIGHT of the Matildas runs with the ball during the International Friendly Match between the Australian Matildas and Thailand at NIB Stadium in Perth, Australia.

The American NWSL will have an Aussie feel this season, with a record number of Matildas playing in the world-leading competition.

Victory scrap deals with ACL sponsor

Melbourne Victory say they won't have any deal with a Hong Kong-based company during the Asian Champions League due to concerns of links with online gambling.

Kwabena Appiah signs for Jets

Newcastle Coach ERNIE MERRICK during the A-League match between the Newcastle Jets and the Adelaide United at McDonald Jones Stadium in Newcastle, Australia.

Winger Kwabena Appiah has signed on with Newcastle Jets until the end of the current A-League season.

Mariners axe midfielder Hoole for Phoenix

ANDREW HOOLE of the Central Coast Mariners celebrates after kicking a goal during the round 16 A-League match between Adelaide United and the Central Coast at Coopers Stadium in Adelaide, Australia.

Central Coast have omitted midfielder Andrew Hoole from their A-League squad to play Wellington, reportedly for disciplinary reasons.

A-League round-21 preview panel

DARREN DAVIES coach of the Brisbane Roar during the A-League match between the Newcastle Jets and the Brisbane Roar at McDonald Jones Stadium on in Newcastle, Australia.

Four of the bottom five teams are in action in a low-key finish to the A-League's split round 21.

Roar overlook Babalj for Wanderers clash

ELI BABALJ of Adelaide United celebrates with fans during the AFC Champions League match between Gamba Osaka v Adelaide United at Suita City Football Stadium in Suita, Japan.

Brisbane have resisted the temptation of rushing ex-Socceroo Eli Babalj into their squad for Friday's A-League clash against Western Sydney.

Rudan puts Phoenix future on the line

Wellington Phoenix A-League Head coach MARK RUDAN poses following a Wellington Phoenix A-League press conference at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, New Zealand.

Wellington Phoenix will lose the services of coach Mark Rudan after just one season if they can't meet a requirement to relocate his family.

FFA want another Cup of Nations

ANTE MILICIC coaches during the PS4 Player Pathway Award Camp in Sydney, Australia.

They might not have made a fistful of dollars but Football Federation Australia will aim to host another international women's football tournament in 2020.

Parasite led to Chapman's A-League return

PANAGIOTIS KONE of Udinese Calcio looks on during the Serie A match between Genoa CFC and Udinese Calcio at Stadio Luigi Ferraris in Genoa, Italy.

New Western United signing Connor Chapman has revealed a stomach parasite led to the sudden termination of his contract with South Korean club Pohang Steelers.

Milicic moving on to Matildas next steps

ANTE MILICIC, assistant coach of Australia looks on during the Australian Socceroos training session at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia.

Fresh from his Cup of Nations triumph with the Matildas, coach Ante Milicic now has the small order of a World Cup campaign to organise.

Asian Champions League a tough sell

RHYAN GRANT of Sydney FC passes during the A-League match between Sydney FC and the Wellington Phoenix at WIN Jubilee Stadium in Sydney, Australia.

Small crowds have attended the opening round of Asian Champions League football matches in Sydney and Melbourne.

Sydney blown off course in ACL stalemate

ADAM LE FONDRE of Sydney FC kick during the FFA Cup match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and Sydney FC at Panthers Stadium in Penrith, Australia.

Sydney FC have been held to a 0-0 draw by South Korea's Ulsan Hyundai the Asian Champions League at a windswept Jubilee Oval.

Kerr's Matildas claim Cup of Nations

SAMANTHA KERR of the Glory celebrates after scoring a goal during the W-League match at nib Stadium in Perth, Australia.

Goals to Sam Kerr, Alanna Kennedy and Caitlin Foord gave Australia a 3-0 defeat of Argentina and triumph in the inaugural Cup of Nations.

Five key Matildas takeaways

ANTE MILICIC, assistant coach of Australia looks on during the Australian Socceroos training session at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia.

A look at five things Matildas coach Ante Milicic will have learned from Australia's win in the Cup of Nations.

Brisbane Roar sign striker Eli Babalj

ELI BABALJ of Adelaide United celebrates with fans during the AFC Champions League Group H match between Gamba Osaka v Adelaide United at Suita City Football Stadium in Suita, Japan.

A-League club Brisbane Roar have signed well travelled striker Eli Babalj as an injury replacement for the rest of the season.

A-League stagnating says WSW veteran

MARK BRIDGE of the Wanderers runs during a Western Sydney Wanderers A-League training session at Pirtek Stadium in Sydney, Australia.

Wanderers forward Mark Bridge feels it will be a long time before another Australian team wins the Asian Champions league and thinks the A-League is stagnating.

South Korea beat NZ in women's soccer

South Korea have claimed a 2-0 win over New Zealand in the Cup of Nations at Melbourne's AAMI Park.

Glory set to unleash Keogh-Fornaroli combo

ANDY KEOGH of Perth Glory in action during the A-League match between the Newcastle Jets and the Perth Glory at McDonald Jones Stadium in Newcastle, Australia.

Striker Andy Keogh has extended his Perth Glory contract for one more year and Bruno Fornaroli is set to join him for the next A-League season.

Victory not conceding Asian ambitions

Melbourne Victory coach KEVIN MUSCAT looks on during the A-League match Melbourne Victory and Brisbane Roar at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat is focused on the remainder of the group stage after their first-up home defeat in the Asian Champions League.

Argentina to give super World Cup tuneup

CLARE POLKINGHORNE of the Matildas runs with the ball during the International Friendly Match between the Australian Matildas and Thailand at NIB Stadium in Perth, Australia.

Given Australia will play both Brazil and Jamaica at the World Cup, the clash with Argentina allows the Matildas familiarisation with the regional style.

Victory undone by Daegu's Brazilians

OLA TOIVONEN of the Victory trains away from the main group of players during training session in Melbourne, Australia.

Daegu FC, the South Korean Cup winners, have beaten Melbourne Victory 3-1 at AAMI Park in the Asian Champions League.

Victory drops sponsor over betting link

Melbourne Victory played their Asian Champions League opener against Daegu FC in away shirts after a kerfuffle forced them to drop their shirt sponsor.

Corica wary of Ulsan's Bobo clone

STEVE CORICA arrives at the Sydney FC coach announcement press conference at Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia.

Sydney will look to contain prolific Ulsan Hyundai striker Junior Negao when they strive to improve their poor home record in the Asian Champions League.

Wanderers A-League lifeline for Gallifuoco

GIANCARLO GALLIFUOCO #15 of Melbourne Victory warms up prior to the AFC Champions League Group G match between Shanghai SIPG and Melbourne Victory at Shanghai Stadium in Shanghai, China.

One-time Melbourne Victory defender Giancarlo Gallifuoco has been handed a career lifeline by Western Sydney Wanderers after signing with the A-League club.

Matildas pledge no let up for Argentina

ANTE MILICIC coaches during the PS4 Player Pathway Award Camp in Sydney, Australia.

Matildas coach Ante Milicic has warned his players not to drop their guard against underdogs Argentina as they attempt to secure Cup of Nations glory.

Mariner Simon gets two-game ban for tirade

MATT SIMON of the Central Coast Mariners looks on during the A-League match between the Central Coast Mariners and Melbourne City FC at Central Coast Stadium in Gosford, Australia.

Central Coast captain Matt Simon has been given a two-match ban for his foul-mouthed tirade at an A-League referee.

Honda and Victory set for ACL launch

KEVIN MUSCAT head coach of the Victory during a Melbourne Victory A-League training session at WIN Jubilee Stadium in Sydney, Australia.

Ola Toivonen and Carl Valeri could both play in Melbourne Victory's Asian Champions League campaign opener on Tuesday night against South Korea's Daegu FC.

Ex-Socceroo on hunt for Roar A-League deal

ADAM TAGGART of the Glory reacts during the round League match between the Newcastle Jets and the Perth Glory at McDonald Jones Stadium in Newcastle, Australia.

Ex-Socceroo Eli Babalj has impressed during a trial with A-League club Brisbane, but coach Darren Davies says no decision has been made on the striker's future.

De Vanna fighting physical, mental battle

LISA DE VANNA of Sydney FC in action during the W-League semi final match between Sydney FC and the Newcastle Jets at Leichhardt Oval in Sydney, Australia.

Lisa De Vanna finally ended a year-long goal drought in the Matildas' 4-1 defeat of South Korea in the Cup of Nations.

Sam Kerr at double as Matildas beat Korea

SAMANTHA KERR of Australia controls the ball during a match at Pepper Stadium in Sydney, Australia.

The Matildas are set to claim the Cup of Nations after routing South Korea 4-1 at Suncorp Stadium, boosted by captain Sam Kerr's double.

Castro stunner seals Glory draw with City

Coach WARREN JOYCE of Melbourne City looks on before the League match between Melbourne City FC and Melbourne Victory at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Perth have come from two goals down to score a dramatic 2-2 A-League draw with Melbourne City at AAMI Park.

Thunder-Bott gives NZ Cup of Nations win

New Zealand have defeated Argentina 2-0 in the Cup of Nations in Brisbane, highlighted by Catherine Bott scoring a 35-metre thunderbolt.

Luik, Chidiac relishing Spanish adventure

Matildas Alex Chidiac and Aivi Luik aren't first choice at their Spanish clubs but believe it's providing them a great base to prepare for June's World Cup.

Faltering Victory dig deep ahead of ACL

Victory head coach KEVIN MUSCAT looks upfield during a Melbourne Victory Training Session at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Melbourne Victory have a few concerns with form and injury ahead of the start of their Asian Champions League campaign against Daegu FC at AAMI Park.

Jets stun Victory to stay in A-League hunt

KEVIN MUSCAT, Head Coach of the Victory speaks to his players during a Melbourne Victory A-League training session at Gosch's Paddock in Melbourne, Australia.

Newcastle have beaten Melbourne Victory 2-0 in Geelong to move just two points outside the A-League top six.

Cup of Nations football draw and standings

A guide to the Matildas' tournament on home soil, the Cup of Nations.

Milicic to share the love against Korea

ANTE MILICIC coaches during the PS4 Player Pathway Award Camp in Sydney, Australia.

The Matildas are unbeaten in five meetings with South Korea but expect the world No.14 to be their toughest challenge of the Cup of Nations.

City working hard to escape A-League rut

SCOTT JAMIESON of Melbourne City makes a break during the A-League match between the Wellington Phoenix and Melbourne City FC at QBE Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand.

Scott Jamieson says his undermanned Melbourne City side are putting in the hard work to get their A-League fortunes heading in the right direction.

Sydney FC's 30-somethings still flying

STEVE CORICA arrives at the Sydney FC coach announcement press conference at Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia.

Steve Corica was right when he said Cameron Devlin's debut A-League goal brought the house down; his celebrations with The Cove collapsed a fence.

Who will win the Kilkenny-Fornaroli Cup?

NEIL KILKENNY of the Glory move the ball foward during the A-League match between the Perth Glory and the Central Coast Mariners at nib Stadium in Perth, Australia.

Perth Glory will be aiming to extend their unbeaten run to 12 matches when they take on Melbourne City at AAMI Park on Sunday.

Matildas back in Brisbane on Cup mission

CLARE POLKINGHORNE of the Roar dribbles the ball during the W-League Semi Final match between the Brisbane Roar and Melbourne City at Perry Park in Brisbane, Australia.

The Matildas will have plenty of well-known faces in the Suncorp Stadium crowd on Sunday night; the family and friends of the team's many Queenslanders.

Sky Blues keep up A-League pressure

MILOS NINKOVIC of Sydney FC celebrates scoring the opening goal during the AFC Champions League match between Suwon Samsung Bluewings and Sydney FC at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon, South Korea.

Sydney FC are keeping up the heat on Perth in the race for the A-League premiership, defeating Adelaide United 2-0 at Leichhardt Oval.

FFA to replace national club ID policy

The FFA has announced it will scrap the controversial national club identity policy which places restrictions on how clubs can acknowledge their heritage.

Kerr, Matildas just wanna have fun

HAYLEY RASO of the Roar looks on during the W-League Semi Final match between the Brisbane Roar and Melbourne City at Perry Park in Brisbane, Australia.

Having overcome a broken back to score in her Matildas return against New Zealand, forward Hayley Raso is eyeing another World Cup.

City need defensive reshuffle in A-League

Coach WARREN JOYCE of Melbourne City looks on before the League match between Melbourne City FC and Melbourne Victory at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Australia.

Melbourne City will be without three important defenders when they host Perth Glory at AAMI Stadium this weekend in the A-League.

Key A-League duo in doubt for Victory

OLA TOIVONEN of Sweden and John Stones of England compete for the ball between Sweden and England in Samara, Russia.

Melbourne Victory pair Ola Toivonen and Elvis Kamsoba are in doubt for Saturday night's encounter with Newcastle at Geelong's GMHBA Stadium.

Mariner Simon sorry for A-League ref abuse

MATT SIMON of the Central Coast Mariners looks on during the A-League match between the Central Coast Mariners and Melbourne City FC at Central Coast Stadium in Gosford, Australia.

Central Coast captain Matt Simon will plead guilty to an FFA code of conduct breach and has apologised for his foul-mouthed tirade at an A-League referee.

Milicic delighted with Matildas display

ANGE POSTECOGLOU, coach of Australia reacts during the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 Group B match between Chile and Australia at Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia.

There was more than a touch of Ange Postecoglou's Socceroos about Ante Milicic's Matildas in their 2-0 win over New Zealand on Thursday night.