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Every A-League marquee and foreign player

2018-09-28T05:47:44Z

Goal has compiled a list of all the foreign and marquee players for each A-League club

See the list

Australia's worst nightmare set to feature at Asian Cup

2018-09-28T00:19:40Z

The Socceroos love and mainly hate relationship with VAR [Video Assistant Referee] looks like it will resume at next year's 2019 Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates.

Asian Football Confederation president Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa said on Thursday: "Asian football is determined to embrace technology for the good of the game.

"And we are looking into the introduction of VAR at some stage during the AFC’s pinnacle competition – the AFC Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates."

The Socceroos' recent World Cup campaign was marred by VAR incidents, including the penalty awarded against Josh Risdon in the 2-1 loss to France.

Australia's A-League was also one of the first domestic competitions in the world to trial the technology last season.

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Mark Bresciano's bold career move

2018-09-27T22:34:00Z

The Socceroos legend is opening up his own medicinal marijuana company.

Having decided to stay away from football, the Australian has set his sights on a grass of a very different kind. 

Read the full story here.

Michael Bridges surprised by Harry Kewell's move into management

2018-09-27T20:16:20Z

The former Leeds United teammates have both set their sights on coaching after hanging up the boots.

But Bridges has revealed to Goal his surprise at seeing Kewell make the move, admitting his habits as a player didn't make him appear to be managerial material. 

Bridges himself has an eye on coaching himself and will be an assistant to Luke Wilkshire at Wollongong Wolves.

Read the full story here. 

Why you need to play FIFA 19...

2018-09-27T14:06:54Z

Goal's Kieran Francis tells you why you have to get your hands on EA Sports new classic as soon as possible.

Seven reasons why you need FIFA 19

Who are fastest players in the A-League?

2018-09-27T14:02:31Z

Usain Bolt could be on his way, but for now FIFA 19 has given us a glimpse at the fastest players currently in the A-League.

From a Scottish flyer to Sydney FC speedster, the competition won't be short on speed this season.

Check out the 10 fastest players here.

Mane and Salah's super Liverpool combo

2018-09-27T14:00:12Z

There's been talk of a rift between the two Liverpool stars, but the stats suggest a different story.

The pair have been key to the Reds fine early form and despite one or two ignored passes, have been linking up better than ever.

Check out the stats and Chelsea match preview here.