Barca’s worrying comments over Messi future

LIONEL Messi has not yet extended his deal at Barcelona and these statements from Barcelona’s CEO is a clear message to their captain. [Read entire story]

Man City charged over anti-doping breach

MANCHESTER City have been charged by the Football Association with breaching its anti-doping procedures, the governing body said on Wednesday. [Read entire story]

Roar paying the price for success

PLAYERS’ union boss John Didulica believes the Roar are being punished for their success following FFA’s refusal to reschedule their clash against Melbourne City. [Read entire story]

Maroon moan: What is Brisbane Roar thinking?

QUEENSLAND proudly wears maroon when battling NSW in State of Origin. But does this jersey have a place in the A-League? [Read entire story]

Injury curse: Striker’s record breaking return bid

A-LEAGUE Insider: Melbourne City striker Corey Gameiro explains the dark places he’s had to rise from after three knee reconstructions, at 23 years of age. [Read entire story]

Group B rivals leapfrog Socceroos with win

THE 1-1 with Japan may have been seen as a good result for the Socceroos, but Ange Postecoglou’s men have now lost the lead in Group B following overnight action. [Read entire story]

Wayne Rooney far from England’s biggest problem

FIVE TALKING POINTS: England’s goalless draw away to Slovenia has shone a light on the side’s problems, and they extend far beyond the form of captain Wayne Rooney. [Read entire story]

Gloves are off for Sydney derby stoppers

FROM teammates to derby rivals, Danny Vukovic and Andrew Redmayne go up against each other in the all-Sydney clash on Saturday, with plenty of history. [Read entire story]

Choi’s Korea move finally paying off

DANNY Choi is adamant Adelaide United came calling for more than ‘just’ the 70m FFA Cup wonderstrike. [Read entire story]

Zidane responds to Ronaldo rift rumours

AHEAD of the Champions League clash in Dortmund, Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane had addressed reports of a growing rift between himself and Cristiano Ronaldo. [Read entire story]

Exposed: Big Sam stung in newspaper investigation

AN explosive undercover story has seen England boss Sam Allardyce secretly filmed agreeing a huge side payment, giving advice on dodging transfer rules and mocking his predecessor. [Read entire story]

Change that has unleashed a record breaking Aussie

THERE’S an Australian who broke his new club’s transfer record when he moved from Scotland to the Championship. Here’s how he’s even surpassing the hype. [Read entire story]

Roar play it safe with star recruit Holman

BRETT Holman’s maiden appearance in Brisbane Roar colours has been delayed until Saturday, with coach John Aloisi deciding against using him in a trial on Tuesday. [Read entire story]

Why Ange bristles at the Mooy hysteria

AARON Mooy was again influential for Huddersfield Town in the Championship but as he was named in another Socceroos squad, Ange Postecoglou won’t join the chorus. [Read entire story]

Torres: Liverpool betrayed me in£50m Chelsea move

PAPER TALK: In an explosive interview, Fernando Torres has opened up on his controversial Liverpool departure, including a stunning dig at the club’s stagnation. [Read entire story]

The 10 best EPL signings of the summer

THE Premier League is the richest league in the world and there has been a lot of money spent this window, but which are the best signings ahead of the new EPL season. [Read entire story]

Best XI: Potential EPL Team of the Season

RIYAD Mahrez was the PFA Player of the Season last year, but who joins the Leicester City midfielder in our Premier League best XI ahead of the new season. [Read entire story]

Video: Hilarious Team Canada prank on coach

WITH the Olympics on the horizon, you would think teams are preparing with the utmost focus, but the Canadian women’s soccer team still found time to pull a birthday prank on their coach. [Read entire story]

Video: Pogba and Lukaku play pickup hoops

PAUL Pogba and Romelu Lukaku matched up in what looked like an intense game of pick-up basketball. [Read entire story]

Where did it go wrong, who’s new Roy?

ENGLAND have again meekly crashed out of a major tournament. We take a look at what went wrong for the Three Lions in France. [Read entire story]

Why the best in the world walked away

THE world is still trying to make sense of Lionel Messi’s shock decision to immediately retire from international football. [Read entire story]

Live: Modric stunner as Croatia lead Turkey

CROATIA lead Turkey after Luka Modric’s cracking volley in the first Euro 2016 Group D match at Parc des Princes. LIVE COVERAGE. [Read entire story]

Chinese owners, McKinna for Newcastle Jets

A $5 MILLION hole in the balance sheet of Football Federation Australia will be filled today when the sale of the Newcastle Jets is confirmed to a consortium of Chinese owners. [Read entire story]

Video: Dazzling Peru goal in Ecuador comeback

ECUADOR frustrated Peru’s hopes of sealing their quarter-final berth, fighting back from two goals down to snatch a 2-2 draw in their Copa America Centenario match. [Read entire story]

Paper Talk: Ronnie’s cheeky joke on president

HOW SpongeBob got a footballer banned for six months, why Vardy’s lookalike would benefit from Arsenal move and Ronaldo overshadows the Portugal president. [Read entire story]

New Roar director plotting Bakrie buy out

NEW Brisbane Roar managing director Daniel Cobb is the leading figure in a consortium set to buy the club off the Bakrie Group. [Read entire story]

Amor will be back and will have cash to splash

ADELAIDE United chairman Greg Griffin has guaranteed super coach Guillermo Amor will spearhead the club’s championship defence and Asian Champions League tilt with loosened purse strings. [Read entire story]

FFA Cup: Five NSW teams seal R32 spots

FIVE grassroots clubs from New South Wales have sealed their places in the 2016 FFA Cup Round of 32. Here is the current state of play in each federation. [Read entire story]

Barca’s record-breaking sponsorship deal

BARCELONA’S record-breaking sponsorship deal, Leicester shirt sales soar, Philippe Coutinho’s saddest selfie ever, and Sir Alex weighs in on Ronaldo v Messi debate. [Read entire story]

Liverpool star fails doping test

LIVERPOOL defender Mamadou Sakho has failed a dope test. He has been omitted from the Liverpool team to face Newcastle in Saturday’s Premier League game [Read entire story]

City’s failure gives Roar taste of Asia

MELBOURNE City’s 4-1 semi-final loss to Adelaide United has assured Brisbane Roar will return to Asian competition next year. [Read entire story]

Title-chasing Roar can’t afford Jets slip up

BRISBANE Roar goalkeeper Jamie Young has implored his team to be on their game in Sunday’s A-League clash against Newcastle - or else! [Read entire story]

Bullish Valeri says Victory can ‘create history’

ON the verge of a miraculous recovery, Melbourne Victory captain Carl Valeri says his team can become the first club to win the A-League crown from fifth or sixth. [Read entire story]

Re-live: Coutinho inspires Liverpool past United

ANTHONY Martial got Manchester United back into their Europa League tie with Liverpool but Philippe Coutinho scored a beauty just before the break. [Read entire story]