Soccer

Tue 2 Jun 2020

Penniless foreigners left scrambling to put food on table

premium_icon Penniless foreigners left scrambling to put food on table

Players reliant in some cases on cash handouts from their union or on money sent from family in their homelands.

Sun 31 May 2020

All systems go: Government clears PL’s June restart

All systems go: Government clears PL’s June restart

The Premier League was given government approval on Saturday to press ahead with its June 17 restart.

Wed 27 May 2020

COVID-19 bodyguards to keep A-League stars safe

premium_icon COVID-19 bodyguards to keep A-League stars safe

The A-League will finalise a detailed coronavirus checklist this week as alarming new research reveals how vulnerable footballers can be to the virus.

Fri 22 May 2020

Boy, 6, shows off crazy six-pack

Boy, 6, shows off crazy six-pack

Six-year-old Arat Hosseini shared his crazy six-pack on Instagram this week, and the football prodigy has even caught the attention of Lionel Messi.

Thu 21 May 2020

Lawson’s inspirational return after horror injury

premium_icon Lawson’s inspirational return after horror injury

After a layoff of more than 1000 days from a horror injury that nearly cost him a career, Tim Lawson is back from the brink

Tue 19 May 2020

Injured Spanish soccer star stuck in Australia

premium_icon Injured Spanish soccer star stuck in Australia

An unfortunate mishap in the last training session before the coronavirus shutdown has left Kingborough’s likeable Spanish recruit facing an expensive surgery.

Frustration grows as A-League players kept in the dark

Frustration grows as A-League players kept in the dark

A-League players are increasingly frustrated by the lack of clarity about their stalled season, Adelaide United’s football director Bruce Djite says.

Thu 14 May 2020

Premier League star robbed at knifepoint in own home

premium_icon Premier League star robbed at knifepoint in own home

A Premier League footballer was lucky to recieve only minor injuries after he and his brother fought with robbers who had broken in to their home.

Stoush erupts as Roar threatens to give Logan the boot

premium_icon Stoush erupts as Roar threatens to give Logan the boot

The state’s premier league football club is threatening to quit its Logan base after an extraordinary dispute with the local council.

Mon 11 May 2020

Sport participation could take a hit from recovery steps

premium_icon Sport participation could take a hit from recovery steps

Overlapping seasons might sap player numbers from sports in the Mackay region.

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