Arsenal in Sydney: Fans rejoice first encounter with Gunners

Arsenal superstars have touched down in Sydney ahead of the club’s pre-season tour Hundreds of diehard supporters of English Premier League team Arsenal braved the cold this morning to catch a glimpse... Read more »
Portugal spoil France's party with extra-time win in EURO 2016

Euro 2016: Portugal stuns France 1-0 to claim first European Championship title

Portugal shrugged off an early injury to Cristiano Ronaldo to claim a first-ever major tournament trophy thanks to Éder’s 109th-minute strike. PARIS (France) – A thundering out-of-the-blue shot by substitute Eder gave... Read more »
Euro 2016 hosts France meet Portugal in the tournament's finale on Sunday night.

France face Portugal in the Euro 2016 final

Euro 2016 hosts France meet Portugal in the tournament’s finale on Sunday night Antoine Griezmann scored twice Thursday as France beat world champions Germany 2-0 to seal a place in the Euro... Read more »
Lionel Messi retires from international football after Argentina's defeat to Chile

Messi retires from international football after Argentina’s defeat to Chile

Lionel Messi has retired from international football after Argentina crashed to a defeat against Chile in the final of the Copa America. Lionel Messi announced his retirement from international football here Sunday after... Read more »
Xherdan Shaqiri of Switzerland scores their first goal during their UEFA EURO 2016 Round of 16 match against Poland

Euro 2016: Guide to round of 16 matches and fixtures

The days of watching a game sitting back on the couch are gone with the group stage and things are about to hot up. There is no margin for error anymore, and... Read more »

English and Russian fans clash with police ahead of Euro 2016 match

English and Russian soccer fans clashed with each other and French riot police in Marseille on Saturday ahead of their teams’ opening Euro 2016 match. England, France and Russia fans were involved... Read more »
Euro 2016

Euro 2016 kicks off amid security concerns

France and Romania kick off the tournament in Saint-Denis on Friday night France’s opening ceremony is set to kick-start Euro 2016 in style as the nation prepares to welcome 23 other countries... Read more »
Stefan Petrovski

Australian goalkeeper dies after being struck by lightning in Malaysia

A promising Australian goalkeeper Stefan Petrovski was hospitalised after being struck by lightning in Malaysia but he couldn’t make it A promising young Australian goalkeeper has died in hospital after he was struck by... Read more »
Lionel Messi gives an acceptance speech after being named La Liga's best player for the sixth time on Monday.

Lionel Messi named La Liga’s best player for 2014-15

Barcelona win five awards to Real Madrid’s three at annual Spanish top flight ceremony Lionel Messi has again been crowned the Spanish La Liga’s best player for 2014-15 at the gala LFP... Read more »
Jibril Rajoub shakes hands with Israeli soccer federation president, Ofer Eini

Did Israel buy its way out of FIFA suspension?

By Richard Silverstein You’d have to be comatose not to know of the startling revelations of massive corruption in FIFA that amounted to $150-million in the past few years alone. Eight current... Read more »

Australia lift Asian Cup after dramatic win over South Korea

Socceroos claimed their first AFC Asian Cup title The Socceroos survived a spirited South Korean comeback to claim the biggest prize in the history of Australian football with a 2-1 extra-time victory... Read more »