Soccer

Fri 14 Jun 2019

Controversy explodes over Aussie golden girl

Controversy explodes over Aussie golden girl

Matildas captain Sam Kerr didn’t mince her words after a dramatic comeback win but she was also embroiled in controversy.

Matildas still alive after miracle of Montpellier

premium_icon Matildas still alive after miracle of Montpellier

Skipper Sam Kerr had a defiant message for the haters as the Matildas bounced back from two goals down to upstage Brazil and revive their World Cup hopes.

Thu 13 Jun 2019

Crisis averted: Football refs will take the field

premium_icon Crisis averted: Football refs will take the field

'Range of measures' to be implemented to address concerns

Brazil bound: Socceroos set for world stage

Brazil bound: Socceroos set for world stage

In a major coup the Socceroos will have the opportunity to compete with the best in the world next year after a historic agreement.

Cagey Matildas keep Brazil guessing

premium_icon Cagey Matildas keep Brazil guessing

Attack and defence, nothing is out of bounds for Matildas coach Ante Milicic as he looks to get Australia’s World Cup campaign back on track against Brazil.

Milicic: No need to tweak Matildas tactics

premium_icon Milicic: No need to tweak Matildas tactics

The Matildas struggled to adapt to Ante Milicic’s tactics in their World Cup opener but the coach says he won’t be changing for the crunch clash against Brazil.

UPDATE: Decision expected today on possible refs boycott

premium_icon UPDATE: Decision expected today on possible refs boycott

Club presidents met in Rockhampton last night

Wed 12 Jun 2019

Matildas star: We’ve dealt with Stajcic drama

premium_icon Matildas star: We’ve dealt with Stajcic drama

Elise Kellond-Knight says the Matildas are ready to bounce back against Brazil and the sacking of Alen Stajcic has already been processed by the team.

‘I’m disgusted’: World Cup antics blasted

‘I’m disgusted’: World Cup antics blasted

Commentators were fuming at a display of “bad sportsmanship” from the USA. But the most important moment drifted right under their nose.

Mayweather dethroned as world's richest athlete

Mayweather dethroned as world's richest athlete

Boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather has suffered a humiliating tailspin down Forbes’ annual sporting rich list, with a new king emerging.

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