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Sydney FC confident of winning third consecutive Premiers' Plate

2019-04-01T23:46:46Z

Sydney FC is still confident of winning a third consecutive Premiers' Plate despite the huge challenge of facing Melbourne Victory on Saturday night, according to veteran defender Alex Wilkinson

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Luongo's QPR sack McClaren

2019-04-01T22:23:40Z

Massimo Luongo is set to have his third club coach in 12 months after Queens Park Rangers sacked Steve McClaren.

The Championship club decided to get rid of the English manager after winning just one of his last 15 league matches, with a loss to second-last Bolton Wanderers proving to be the catalyst.

QPR sit in 17th - only eight points above the relegation zone - and have installed assistant coach John Eustace as interim manager while they hunt for a long-term option.

Wanderers linked with Barbarouses swoop

2019-04-01T04:16:02Z

Melbourne Victory attacker Kosta Barbarouses has attracted the attention of Western Sydney Wanderers coach Markus Babbel.

According to The World Game, the Wanderers want to make Barbarouses their marquee player next season with the Kiwi off contract with Victory at season's end. 

Barbarouses has scored 13 goals this season with the 29-year-old also apparently weighing up a potential move to Asia. 

Ange Postecoglou finally reveals why he left the Socceroos

2019-04-01T01:21:33Z

Ange Postecoglou has revealed he quit the Socceroos job because influential football people considered qualifying for the World Cup as the defining factor to his coaching reign.

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A-League April Fools': Gallop resigns from FFA, Ange returns to Socceroos

2019-04-01T00:45:11Z

Goal has realised people are too smart to fall for April Fools' Day anymore, so here is our worst jokes we had planned for you.

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Joyce fumes after being asked about possible Manchester United return

2019-03-31T22:16:20Z

After seeing his side lose 3-0 to Western Sydney Wanderers on Saturday, Melbourne City coach Warren Joyce was in no mood to entertain the possibility of returning to Manchester United.

A former youth coach at the Red Devils, Joyce has been linked to a potential return with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer recently appointed as the permanent manager at Old Trafford.

With Joyce's contract at City expiring at season's end and pressure from fans mounting, a move back to Manchester doesn't seem too far fetched but the man himself was furious when asked about it on Saturday as he stormed off from an interview.

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Why Gillett's Anfield adventure will be his last

2019-03-29T06:09:02Z

Jarred Gillett's move to England paid immediate dividends last weekend after he was the fourth official at Anfield as a Liverpool Legends side beat an AC Milan Legends outfit 3-2.

The five-time A-League Referee of the Year watched on from the sidelines as Steven Gerrard scored a late winner for the Reds.

It was a moment and match Gillett would no doubt have dreamed about as a kid considering he's actually a Liverpool fan himself. 

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Owen guiding young Aussie making waves at Manchester City

2019-03-29T05:30:16Z

Born in Scotland, raised in Australia and now playing in England for Manchester City's junior sides - it's already been quite the footballing journey for 15-year-old Alexander Robertson.

The talented attacker was signed by the Citizens in 2017 from Manchester United with the likes of Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool all reportedly interested. 

After scoring four goals on his debut in City's U15's side, Robertson's star has only continued to rise with four countries now battling for his signature. 

Australia, England, Peru and Scotland all have connections to the former Hakoah junior, who admits he's yet to decide which one to represent.

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