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Spectators hurl abuse, bottles at City goalkeeper during derby thriller

Spectators hurl abuse, bottles at City goalkeeper during derby thriller

Seven days earlier Victory, inspired by Lisa De Vanna, had beaten City 6-0. But on Sunday the light blues turned the tables in dramatic style despite crowd abuse.

  • by Michael Lynch

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Bulls hold off fast-finishing Jets to score second A-League win
Newcastle 1 Macarthur 2
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Bulls hold off fast-finishing Jets to score second A-League win

Macarthur FC notched a 2-1 victory on Sunday but the Newcastle Jets deserved much more after a dominant second-half performance.

  • by Vince Rugari
Leicester march on, Chelsea end slump

Leicester march on, Chelsea end slump

Leicester City maintained their impressive form as a 2-0 home win against Southampton extended their unbeaten Premier League run to five games to lift them into second place on Saturday.

Silky Sky Blues stroll to another W-League derby victory

Silky Sky Blues stroll to another W-League derby victory

They were too good for them two weeks ago, and Sydney FC repeated the dose on Saturday to record their 15th win from 18 matches against the Wanderers.

  • by Vince Rugari
Maclaren's late goal seals victory for Melbourne City

Maclaren's late goal seals victory for Melbourne City

Melbourne City has kept their winning record against Western United intact, with a late goal from Jamie Maclaren giving Patrick Kisnorbo's team a 2-1 victory at AAMI Park.

  • by Michael Lynch
Sydney derby finishes all square after controversial penalty, Redmayne howler
Sydney FC 1 Wanderers 1
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Sydney derby finishes all square after controversial penalty, Redmayne howler

Sydney FC's two-year winless run in the A-League derby will continue for at least another few weeks after a tense, controversial 1-1 draw with the Western Sydney Wanderers.

  • by Vince Rugari
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Soccer giving women's game lift it deserves

Soccer giving women's game lift it deserves

Women's sport, already lacking funding compared to men, suffered more because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but Melbourne Victory and Western United are investing in new programs.

  • by Anthony Colangelo and Michael Lynch
Go north, young man: Kewell says Aussie talent should be playing in Europe

Go north, young man: Kewell says Aussie talent should be playing in Europe

The Socceroos great began his career as a 15-year-old with Leeds. Now a manager, he says the best Australian youngsters should have the 'grit' to follow his footsteps.

  • by Adam Millington
Sibling rivalry: The brother and sister straddling Sydney derby divide

Sibling rivalry: The brother and sister straddling Sydney derby divide

The tight-knit Ibini family will be split at Stadium Australia on Saturday when Bernie runs out for the Wanderers before Princess takes the field for Sydney FC.

  • by Vince Rugari
Kisnorbo tells City to keep tough despite red card record

Kisnorbo tells City to keep tough despite red card record

Melbourne City has picked up red cards in both their A-League games this season, but coach Patrick Kisnorbo does not want his players taking a backward step.

  • by Michael Lynch
Arsenal languishing mid-table after Premier League draw with Palace

Arsenal languishing mid-table after Premier League draw with Palace

Arsenal were left to rue a number of missed opportunities after a scoreless draw with Crystal Palace brought their three-game winning run to an end.

  • by Frank Griffiths