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Our pick of the best football news and features from home and overseas.

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Australia head coach Ange Postecoglou has named his 23-player squad for the AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015 which will be held from 9 to 31 January - with seven A-League...
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Attacking midfielder Khalfan Ibrahim has been recalled for Qatar's Asian Cup squad but striker Sebastian Soria missed out on selection.
Melbourne City skipper Patrick Kisnorbo is planning to use inside knowledge to keep gun striker Andy Keogh quiet when A-League leader Perth Gory visits AAMI Park...
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Martin Skrtel has posted a graphic picture online of his head wound which he sustained during Liverpool's 2-2 draw against Arsenal.
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Brighton & Hove Albion has accepted the resignation of coach Sami Hyypia after just six months in charge.
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Panathinaikos narrowed the gap at the top of the Greek Super League to five points with a 2-0 win over Kerkyra.
ES Setif will begin its CAF Champions League title defence against either Real de Banjul or Barrack Young Controllers.

Sydney FC v Adelaide United LIVE on SBS

The Hyundai A-League is LIVE on SBS ONE and SBS HD on Friday 26 December from 7...

Socceroos named for Asian Cup tilt

Australia coach Ange Postecoglou named a 23-man squad for the 2015 AFC Asian...

A-League News Blast - 23 December

Lucy Zelic has all the latest news including the A-League players selected in...

Stoke City v Chelsea

EPL: Stoke City 0-2 Chelsea

Juventus v Napoli

Italian Super Cup: Juventus 2-2 Napoli (5-6 on penalties)

Australian Beach Soccer Cup 2014

Highlights from the Australian Beach Soccer Cup 2014 which is now in it's fifth...

A-League Extra Time - Round 11

This weekly A League highlights show includes a wrap-up of the latest round of...

A-League Round 11 review

David Zdrilic looks back on all the best action from Round 11 of the A-League...

Liverpool v Arsenal

EPL: Liverpool 2-2 Arsenal

Ronaldo statue erected in Funchal

He's won league titles and cups in England and Spain, and two UEFA Champions...

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All the latest from the A-League. Remember to watch LIVE Friday night football on SBS ONE this season.

The Hyundai A-League, Australia's premier football competition, continues on SBS ONE and in HD and streamed online LIVE on Friday 26 December when Sydney FC welcomes...
Brisbane Roar has reappointed Matt McKay as its club captain after the departure of championship skipper Matt Smith, with the Australia midfielder also signing a...
Wow! Was that really a Graham Arnold-coached side representing Sydney FC in the second half against Wellington Phoenix? It didn't remotely play like one.
David Zdrilic looks back on all the best action from Round 11 of the A-League as the Jets finally land the three points, City snares the derby bragging rights,...
Wellington Phoenix striker Nathan Burns scored twice in seven minutes to help his side to a 2-0 victory over Sydney FC at Allianz Stadium.
Perth Glory continues to prove its critics wrong while the sides around them at the top of the A-League table crashed this weekend.
There was plenty to like about Melbourne City's 1-0 derby win over Melbourne Victory and coach John van't Schip is counting the positives up.

English Premier League

The latest from the English Premier League, including news, fixtures, results, tables and much more.

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Jose Mourinho believes Chelsea's 2-0 Premier League victory at Stoke City was worth more than three points to his side.
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Flamini expects Arsenal to kick on

Mathieu Flamini is confident Arsenal will kick on when it welcomes back a host of key players from injury.
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Gutierrez makes Newcastle comeback

Jonas Gutierrez made his Newcastle United comeback in his side's under-21 Premier League Cup victory over West Ham United.
Adam Lallana believes Liverpool is ready to kick-start its season after another encouraging performance against Arsenal.
Arsene Wenger lamented Arsenal's struggles at set-pieces after Martin Skrtel's late goal left it to settle for a 2-2 draw at Liverpool.

Carrick backs Falcao to kick on

Michael Carrick has backed Radamel Falcao to hit the goal trail and spearhead Manchester United's title charge.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers expects striker Daniel Sturridge to return from a long-term thigh injury in early January.
There is some history of football trying to extend its horizons into the Shire which doesn't make for a stirring narrative.
As Les sees it


Comment and analysis from The World Game's stable of experts, from Les Murray to Craig Foster and more.

Make Canberra the home of FFA Cup final

Australian football has every right to pat itself on the back after the enormous success of the FFA Cup but it should not rest on its laurels because the format is not...

Let's dare to dream

There is no doubt football in Australia is in a better place than it has ever been. Yet it still has some ways to go before it reaches its ultimate potential.

Wanderers resolution is a welcome sight

Lets hope the actions of the Wanderers players and those of generations before them, create better working conditions for generations to come. After all, the...

Is Sharks FC the right option?

After the appointment of rock star football administrator Lyall Gorman as chief executive of Cronulla Sharks rugby league club it did not take long for...

The price of super stardom

Both Pele and the Beatles - whose careers started and ended at an uncannily similar moment in history - paid the price for transcending the realm of stardom in...
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