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Harry Kewell

Australia face tough task against Iraq in World Cup qualifier

Australia face a tough away assignment against Zico's Iraq tonight knowing defeat would rock their chances of reaching a third successive World Cup.

Tuesday, 16 October, 2012, 5:07am

S Korea relishing clash with old enemies Japan

The oldest of foes stand between South Korea and a place in the final of the Asian Cup for the first time since the tournament was last played on Qatar's sandy soil in 1988 as Cho Kwang-rae's side set up a last-four clash with Japan.

24 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Kewell aiming to atone for Aussies' World Cup flop

Two games into Australia's challenge for the 2011 Asian Cup, and already Harry Kewell has spent more time on the pitch than he did during the Socceroos' doomed stint at the World Cup finals last year.

16 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Talented footballer hopes to play for Liverpool

Name: Geoff Bland

School: King George V School

Grade: Grade 10

Sport: Football

Achievements: Geoff is a talented young footballer who recently played in the under-15 league in Teresoplis, a city near Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil. His team reached the semi-finals before losing 1-3 to their rivals.

3 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Two thumbs up for Redknapp in allowing Reds to field Torres

It was only after some touchline drama minutes before the start of the match that Liverpool's Fernando Torres was able to make an appearance against Portsmouth in the Barclays Asia Trophy final.

Striker Torres replaced Harry Kewell in the 51st minute of Friday night's match at the Hong Kong Stadium to the joy of the packed stands, but it all could have been very different.

29 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Reader's views

IN RESPONSE TO Young Post's Premier League Special last Friday, Sandy Cheung wrote:

19 Aug 2003 - 12:00am


David O'Leary branded Galatasaray defender Gheorghe Popescu a cheat after the 2-2 draw.

The Leeds boss accused Popescu of feigning injury to get winger Harry Kewell sent off in a stormy first half. O'Leary also claimed inexperienced referee Lubos Michel's handling of the controversial second leg was 'a joke'.

22 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

United overshadow FA Cup again in match of the weekend

It's rare that a single Premier League match can outweigh the FA Cup quarter-final programme but that's the case this week as the top two clubs, Manchester United and Leeds, go head-to-head on Sunday.

The match kicks off at the surprisingly early hour of 11.30am in England, 7.30pm here, and CABLE's coverage begins at 7pm.

18 Feb 2000 - 12:00am


LEEDS ended Blackburn's unbeaten start to the season with a 4-3 win at Ewood Park on Sunday with all seven goals arriving in a 30-minute first-half spell.

The result also put paid to Leeds' three-match losing sequence and brought them their first goals in a month.

19 Sep 1997 - 12:00am