Australian A-league

Short Soccer, January 9, 2013

Michael Owen, 33, joined Stoke City in September. Photo: EPA

Australian A-League club Perth Glory yesterday ruled out signing former England striker Michael Owen because they want someone younger.

Wednesday, 9 January, 2013, 3:04am

Sport Digest, December 27, 2012

Luka Noyes

Alessandro Del Piero's uncertain future in Australia could be close to being resolved, with the former Italy striker pledging his support for struggling Sydney FC. 

27 Dec 2012 - 4:30am

Sport Digest, December 23, 2012

Kwok Kin-pong

Spain's anti-doping body mixed samples

23 Dec 2012 - 3:43am

Short Soccer, November 5, 2012

Leaders Barca enjoy best start to season

5 Nov 2012 - 4:33am

Short Soccer, October 22, 2012

Lionel Messi

Del Piero fires winner in A-League for Sydney

22 Oct 2012 - 3:41am

Soccer Digest, October 14, 2012

Shinji Kagawa (centre)

Japan in first soccer win over France

The press lavished praise on Shinji Kagawa yesterday after his goal gave Japan a 1-0 friendly victory over France, their first ever win against the 1998 World Cup champions. "As a team, we were able to score in a quick, wonderful way," said Kagawa. "But we must work harder to catch up with the top teams in the world." AFP


14 Oct 2012 - 2:39am