Raso on verge of incredible injury return
Brisbane winger Hayley Raso is poised for an emotional W-League return just six months after breaking three vertebrae in her back.
Australia’s extra two day’s rest should give them an edge heading into Monday’s Asian Cup round of 16 clash with Uzbekistan.
Sydney FC midfielder Milos Ninkovic has been cleared to take on the Newcastle Jets in the A-League clash at Jubilee Stadium.
Barcelona have easily beaten Levante to reach the Spanish Cup quarter-finals but could be disqualified for allegedly using a suspended player in the first leg.
Scotland fullback Andy Robertson has inked a new deal with English Premier League title contenders Liverpool that will keep him at the club until 2024.
Qatar have topped their Asian Cup group with 2-0 win over Saudi Arabia, while Japan have fought back to beat Uzbekistan 2-1 and top their group.
Experienced coach Hector Cuper says his Uzbekistan team face a tough challenge against Australia in the Asian Cup round of 16 on Monday.
Socceroos midfielder Jackson Irvine says he’s been impressed by young winger Awer Mabil at the Asian Cup - on and off the field.
Australia will face Uzbekistan in the second round of the Asian Cup after the Central Asians lost to Japan in their final group stage match.
Socceroo Mathew Leckie may return for Australia’s Asian Cup round of 16 clash on Monday, but not if there’s any risk to his recently injured hamstring.
Perth Glory stars Diego Castro, Matthew Spiranovic, Neil Kilkenny, and Jason Davidson could return to the starting line-up against Melbourne City on Saturday.
Socceroos assistant coach Rene Meulensteen believes young winger Chris Ikonomidis has the talent to take him back to Europe’s top leagues.
Sydney FC can’t play at Allianz Stadium this season but Jubilee Oval is starting to feel more and more like a home after three straight wins at Kogarah.
Socceroos coach Graham Arnold hasn’t completely given up hope of attacker Andrew Nabbout shaking off a groin injury to feature in the Asian Cup.
HOLIDAY-MAKERS in Echuca-Moama have been left with a bad taste in their mouth as gastro continues to sweep through caravan and holiday parks along the Murray River.
A search has resumed for former Shepparton mother Felicity Shadbolt, who went missing while bushwalking in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
The principal of Shepparton’s new ‘‘super school’’ has been appointed.