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2021 September
  • Thu, Sep 16, 2021
    Brisbane Roar coach Warren Moon says he'd be keen to explore further options with Asian players after Riku Danzaki's success last A-League season.
  • Wed, Sep 15, 2021
    Cristiano Ronaldo has scored on his return to Champions League action for Manchester United but the 10-man Red Devils were stunned 2-1 by Young Boys.
  • Tue, Sep 14, 2021
    Everton have scored three times in seven second-half minutes to beat Burnley 3-1 and move level on points with Premier League leaders Manchester United.
  • Thu, Sep 09, 2021
    W-League players will enjoy higher wages and have access to better medical facilities and high performance set-ups under a new collective bargaining agreement.
  • Wed, Sep 08, 2021
    The A-League is prepared for the possibility of a delayed the start of the season amid coronavirus outbreaks, with a decision expected by the end of September.
  • Wed, Sep 08, 2021
    A first international goal for fullback Rhyan Grant has secured Australia a hard-fought 1-0 World Cup qualifying win over Vietnam in hot and humid Hanoi.
  • Wed, Sep 08, 2021
    Caitlin Foord won't face the Republic of Ireland due to injury while there are five uncapped players in the first Matildas squad named since the Olympics.
  • Wed, Sep 08, 2021
    English soccer player Danny Hodgson is in a coma and fighting for his life after being punched from behind in an alleged unprovoked attack in Perth.
  • Wed, Sep 08, 2021
    Socceroos' teammates and coach Graham Arnold have praised Rhyan Grant's team-first attitude after his match winner against Vietnam in their World Cup qualifier.
  • Wed, Sep 08, 2021
    The Socceroos set a new Asian record for consecutive World Cup qualifying wins but coach Graham Arnold knows a 1-0 victory over Vietnam was far from perfect.
  • Tue, Sep 07, 2021
    Despite his career stalling over the past three seasons, Socceroos coach Graham Arnold still believes Daniel Arzani can reach his full potential for Australia.
  • Mon, Sep 06, 2021
    Winger Martin Boyle is rated a 50-50 chance for the Socceroos' World Cup qualifier against Vietnam as coach Graham Arnold ponders changes to his team.
  • Mon, Sep 06, 2021
    Socceroos coach Graham Arnold says his team would love a planned proposal to host World Cup qualifiers in Australia in 2021 to come to fruition.
  • Sat, Sep 04, 2021
    Graham Arnold and the Socceroos will have little time to reflect on their impressive 3-0 World Cup qualifying win against China with a trip to Vietnam looming.
  • Fri, Sep 03, 2021
    Sam Kerr's Chelsea won England's WSL last season but Manchester City's Australian recruit Alanna Kennedy is determined to change that.
  • Fri, Sep 03, 2021
    The Matildas will face the Republic of Ireland in a friendly later this month in their first match since the Tokyo Olympics.
  • Fri, Sep 03, 2021
    Socceroos captain Mat Ryan was happy to get the next stage of World Cup qualifying off to a winning start against China but knows more is to come from his team.
  • Fri, Sep 03, 2021
    Goals to Awer Mabil, Martin Boyle and Mitch Duke have secured Australia a comfortable 3-0 win over China in their latest World Cup qualifier in Qatar.
  • Fri, Sep 03, 2021
    The W-League will expand to take in three more teams by 2023 in a bid to seize momentum ahead of the Women's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
  • Wed, Sep 01, 2021
    Socceroos assistant coach Rene Meulensteen has tested positive to coronavirus and won't be travelling to Qatar for the World Cup qualifier against China.
2021 August
  • Tue, Aug 31, 2021
    Socceroos winger Martin Boyle hopes his red-hot club form in Scotland can transfer to the international stage for a World Cup qualifier against China.
  • Mon, Aug 30, 2021
    Getting new club Western Sydney back into the A-League's elite, not an elusive World Cup appearance, is Rhys Williams' focus for the upcoming season.
  • Sat, Aug 28, 2021
    Attacking stars Aaron Mooy and Tom Rogic are back in the Socceroos squad for the first time since 2019 for World Cup qualifiers against China and Vietnam.
  • Fri, Aug 27, 2021
    Football Australia remain hopeful of holding home World Cup qualifiers for the Socceroos in 2021 despite being forced to play China at a neutral venue.
  • Fri, Aug 27, 2021
    The 2021 FFA Cup's final rounds will start next month following the easing of COVID restrictions in Queensland and the Northern Territory.
  • Fri, Aug 27, 2021
    The Socceroos will have to begin the next step of their World Cup qualifying without key attacker Mathew Leckie, who has taken a hiatus from the national team.
  • Thu, Aug 26, 2021
    Matildas fullback Ellie Carpenter has pipped Sam Kerr to the PFA women's footballer of the year award as Socceroos striker Jamie Maclaren won the men's gong.
  • Mon, Aug 23, 2021
    Sydney FC coach Steve Corica says moving into an interstate biosecure hub to get the A-League season started may be a tough but necessary step for his team.
  • Sun, Aug 22, 2021
    Jack Grealish has scored his first goal for Man City in their hammering of Norwich while Liverpool returned to a packed Anfield with a win over Burnley.
  • Sun, Aug 15, 2021
    Man United have launched their EPL bid with a stand-out 5-1 win over Leeds while Chelsea and Liverpool also made a statement with emphatic opening victories.
  • Wed, Aug 11, 2021
    Players and staff from the Newcastle Jets have been forced to undertake COVID tests and self-isolate with four players visiting a close contact venue.
  • Wed, Aug 11, 2021
    He won't get to test himself against the departed Lionel Messi but Socceroo Mat Ryan is eager to get his career back on track in Spain with Real Sociedad.
  • Fri, Aug 06, 2021
    Australia will begin the next phase of World Cup qualifying at a neutral venue with confirmation the Socceroos clash with China won't be played in Sydney.
  • Thu, Aug 05, 2021
    The W-League's most experienced player, Sydney FC captain and former Matildas midfielder Teresa Polias, will take a break from football to start a family.
  • Mon, Aug 02, 2021
    Highly-rated teenage striker Noah Botic has returned to Australia after two years in Germany, signing a two-year deal with A-League club Western United.
2021 July
  • Fri, Jul 30, 2021
    The next A-League season will kick off in three months' time and the W-League starts two weeks later, with both competitions enjoying international breaks.
  • Mon, Jul 26, 2021
    New Zealand A-League outfit Wellington Phoenix are considering all options as COVID-19 border settings hit their pre-season preparations.
  • Wed, Jul 21, 2021
    Melbourne Victory have won the race to sign Chris Ikonomidis, securing the Socceroos winger on a three-year deal after his exit from Perth Glory.
  • Tue, Jul 20, 2021
    Former Socceroos defender Matthew Spiranovic is set to return to the A-League and reunite with coach Tony Popovic after signing with Melbourne Victory.
  • Sun, Jul 11, 2021
    Western Sydney Wanderers have lost forward Bruce Kamau to an overseas opportunity but have signed striker Tomer Hemed on a one-year deal.
  • Fri, Jul 02, 2021
    Scott Jamieson will chase more silverware at Melbourne City after re-signing with the A-League champions, while Craig Goodwin has extended his loan at Adelaide.
  • Fri, Jul 02, 2021
    Ange Postecoglou hopes he can make a mark at Celtic that will encourage clubs around the world to open their minds about coaches from different regions.
  • Fri, Jul 02, 2021
    Central Coast have appointed former English Premier League and Mariners midfielder Nick Montgomery as the A-League club's head coach on a two-year deal.
  • Thu, Jul 01, 2021
    Newcastle have capped a big week by signing Socceroos defender Matthew Jurman while Brandon O'Neill is returning to the A-League and Perth Glory.
2021 June
  • Wed, Jun 30, 2021
    A first meeting with Iran since 1997's heartbreaking World Cup playoff could await the Socceroos when the draw for the next stage on the road to Qatar is held.
  • Tue, Jun 29, 2021
    Basque duo Markel Susaeta and Benat Etxebarria have called time on their decorated careers after playing crucial roles in Macarthur FC's first A-League season.
  • Mon, Jun 28, 2021
    After leading Melbourne City to their first A-League premiership and championship, coach Patrick Kisnorbo is already eyeing off sustained success.
  • Sun, Jun 27, 2021
    Melbourne City have won their first A-League title and sealed the premiership-championship double with a 3-1 comeback grand final win over a 10-man Sydney FC.
  • Sun, Jun 27, 2021
    Snapshot of the A-League grand final where Melbourne City beat Sydney FC 3-1, with Nathaniel Atkinson winning the Joe Marston Medal as man of the match.
  • Sat, Jun 26, 2021
    Marco Tilio departed Sydney FC for Melbourne City at the end of last season and now has the chance to play a key role in the grand final against his old club.
  • Sat, Jun 26, 2021
    Melbourne City coach Patrick Kisnorbo says the premiers' home A-League grand final is special for the club and Melbourne as they hunt their first championship.
  • Fri, Jun 25, 2021
    Skipper Scott Jamieson says Melbourne City got "the monkey off our back" by winning the premiership and they'll be ready to deliver in the A-League grand final.
  • Thu, Jun 24, 2021
    Sydney FC star and Johnny Warren Medallist Milos Ninkovic trained away from his teammates as he attempts to return from injury for the A-League grand final.
  • Thu, Jun 24, 2021
    Craig Noone is fighting to prove his fitness for the A-League grand final, with the Melbourne City gun eyeing redemption for last season's heartbreaking loss.
  • Wed, Jun 23, 2021
    Milos Ninkovic is a two-time Johnny Warren Medallist after sharing the A-League's top gong with Ulises Davila, while Michelle Heyman won the Julie Dolan Medal.
  • Wed, Jun 23, 2021
    Jamie Maclaren has signed a two-year contract extension at Melbourne City as he looks to maintain the form that's kept him in the Socceroos frame.
  • Mon, Jun 21, 2021
    Sydney FC midfielder Luke Brattan is hopeful former club Melbourne City can host Saturday's A-League grand final, as he chases a record-equalling fifth title.
  • Mon, Jun 21, 2021
    Melbourne City will sweat on Craig Noone and Andrew Nabbout's A-League grand final fitness but can take some comfort from their youngsters stepping up.
  • Mon, Jun 21, 2021
    Less than a week after the shock departure of coach Alen Stajcic, experienced defender Jack Clisby has left Central Coast to join hometown A-League club Perth.
  • Sun, Jun 20, 2021
    Melbourne City will take on Sydney FC in a second straight A-League grand final with a push for the premiers to host the showpiece game with fans at AAMI Park.
  • Sun, Jun 20, 2021
    Sydney FC coach Steve Corica says his side's semi-final win over Adelaide proves they have enough quality to overcome a depleted playing roster.
  • Sat, Jun 19, 2021
    Macarthur FC are the underdogs in their A-League semi-final against Melbourne City but goalkeeper Adam Federici has backed their mix of experience and youth.
  • Sat, Jun 19, 2021
    Despite a host of absentees, A-League champions Sydney FC barely skipped a beat to see off Adelaide United 2-1 and reach a fourth grand final in five years.
  • Fri, Jun 18, 2021
    Socceroos coach Graham Arnold would welcome a long overdue chance for revenge if Australia are drawn with Iran in the next stage of World Cup qualifying.
  • Fri, Jun 18, 2021
    Melbourne City captain Scott Jamieson has lamented the "disappointing" call to move their A-League semi-final to Sydney but says they'll embrace the challenge.
  • Fri, Jun 18, 2021
    Sydney FC striker Adam Le Fondre believes he's hitting top form as the Sky Blues' quest for a historic A-League three-peat goes on the line against Adelaide.