Soccer

Sat 15 Sep 2018

Inside Usain Bolt’s luxury Central Coast home

Inside Usain Bolt’s luxury Central Coast home

There's no wonder Usain Bolt wants to stick around in Australia if his $2.65 million Central Coast pad is anything to go by

Thu 13 Sep 2018

Ex-Heart man helped Victory land World Cup star

Ex-Heart man helped Victory land World Cup star

A recommendation from ex-Melbourne Heart midfielder Orlando Engelaar helped Melbourne Victory lure Sweden World Cup striker Ola Toivonen to the A-League

Tue 11 Sep 2018

The last place you’d send a drug addict

The last place you’d send a drug addict

AFTER years of cocaine abuse, Diego Maradona has made the shock decision to base himself in the heart of Mexican drug cartel country.

Mon 10 Sep 2018

City girls hold nerves to claim title

City girls hold nerves to claim title

Serial finalists and winners Ballandean have had to hand the Ladies trophy over to Stanthorpe City after the girls in orange upset the minor premiers.

Undefeated season ends in grand final win

Undefeated season ends in grand final win

City went into Saturday's Senior Colts grand final as heavy favourites having gone the year without a loss to their name.

One apiece for Inter, Ballandean in juniors

One apiece for Inter, Ballandean in juniors

A solitary goal was all that separated Ballandean from 2018 minor premiers on grand final day.

Tenth time's a charm

Tenth time's a charm

Stanthorpe United has claimed their tenth A-grade title in stellar fashion, downing the might of Ballandean in a classic battle.

Fri 7 Sep 2018

Sport Australia slaps down FIFA-backed working group

Sport Australia slaps down FIFA-backed working group

Sport Australia CEO Kate Palmer says her organisation does not approve of proposed changes to Football Federation Australia's governance structures

Wed 5 Sep 2018

Season closers upon us

Season closers upon us

The first ball of the 2018 Football Stanthorpe season was kicked on April 21 and it's all set to conclude on Saturday when five teams are crowned champions.

Tue 4 Sep 2018

‘Still in the group chat’: Cahill’s Socceroos ‘mentor’ plan

‘Still in the group chat’: Cahill’s Socceroos ‘mentor’ plan

Socceroos goalscoring machine Tim Cahill will bid farewell to the national team in November but he isn’t turning his back altogether

McGree poised to kick another huge goal

McGree poised to kick another huge goal

Melbourne City midfielder Riley McGree’s stunning scorpion-kick strike has been nominated for FIFA’s Puskas Award for the most beautiful goal of the year

Mon 3 Sep 2018

Ballandean sets up grand final battle with City foes

Ballandean sets up grand final battle with City foes

Coming into the game having enjoyed vastly different outcomes on major semi-final day, this tie was anyone's for the taking.

Rivals to face off in grand final tie

Rivals to face off in grand final tie

A solitary goal is all it took for Ballandeans' men's side to progress to this Saturday's grand final show-piece.

Fillies and Colts sides claw back to progress

Fillies and Colts sides claw back to progress

With the game played in gusty conditions, Ballandean were up against it with the wind in their face in the opening half of the Fillies preliminary final.

Sat 1 Sep 2018

‘The biggest signing’: Cahill seals move to India

‘The biggest signing’: Cahill seals move to India

Socceroos legend Tim Cahill has signed for Jamshedpur FC in the Indian Super League, announcing the move through Twitter

Bolt can see the sledges coming

Bolt can see the sledges coming

Usain Bolt enjoyed every minute of his first hitout with the Central Coast Mariners and isn't fussed about possible criticism from opposing fans and the media

Kewell joins world’s oldest club as head coach

Kewell joins world’s oldest club as head coach

Former Socceroos star Harry Kewell, who is relatively new to football management, has joined the oldest club in the world as their new head coach

Uproar as Bolt rises from slumber

Uproar as Bolt rises from slumber

AFTER over an hour watching cameras film Usain Bolt sitting idly, fans were given a glimpse of what the Olympic king had to offer.

Thu 30 Aug 2018

Crooked FIFA official jailed for nine years

Crooked FIFA official jailed for nine years

A former South American FIFA official has been sentenced to nine years' jail for his role in the sweeping corruption scandal at football's governing body

Teen bolter picked in Socceroos stunner

Teen bolter picked in Socceroos stunner

A teenager who is yet to play a professional game has been named as the shock bolter among five potential debutants in Graham Arnold’s first Socceroos squad

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