Soccer

Thu 21 Jun 2018

The who, what and how of Danish football

The who, what and how of Danish football

Does your knowledge of Denmark start and stop at ‘that’s where Princess Mary lives?' If so, you need to read this ahead of the Socceroos World Cup clash tonight

Optus claim is ‘utter madness’

Optus claim is ‘utter madness’

AS FANS reel from Optus’s World Cup meltdown, a key question remains - and the telco has a scarcely believable answer.

‘Spain looked like convicts digging a tunnel’

premium_icon ‘Spain looked like convicts digging a tunnel’

SPANISH press rage over their team’s performance - and one star’s facial hair, while England’s answer to Donald Trump in hot water for a racist World Cup tweet.

WC Wrap: GOAT v GOATEE Ronaldo’s dig to rival Messi

WC Wrap: GOAT v GOATEE Ronaldo’s dig to rival Messi

CRISTIANO Ronaldo wrote himself into the history books but it was something on his face that had fans’ attention with many convinced the Portuguese striker has...

Hidden text reveals football outcast

Hidden text reveals football outcast

THIS World Cup captain isn’t allowed to even drink from the same water bottles as his teammates in a dramatic fall from grace.

Bert’s falling for his Socceroos family

premium_icon Bert’s falling for his Socceroos family

BIT by bit the mask is slipping. As the intensity of a World Cup campaign heightens, the inscrutability of Bert van Marwijk is starting to make way for emotion.

Jedinak is the hard man for the job

premium_icon Jedinak is the hard man for the job

THE man who handed Mile Jedinak his crucial break in professional football has no doubt that the Socceroos skipper should be running out against Denmark.

Suarez makes amends in milestone match

Suarez makes amends in milestone match

URUGUAY booked their place in the World Cup knockout stage along with Russia, as Luis Suarez scored the winner on his 100th international appearance.

Ronaldo’s petty jab at his biggest rival

Ronaldo’s petty jab at his biggest rival

CRISTIANO Ronaldo just couldn’t help himself, sending another message to rival Lionel Messi as the debate over who is football’s greatest player of all time...

Wed 20 Jun 2018

Optus drops World Cup bombshell

Optus drops World Cup bombshell

OPTUS has made a dramatic decision to hedge its bets in a landmark deal with SBS to broadcast the World Cup.

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