Soccer

Tue 23 Oct 2018

Bolt challenged with take it or leave it ultimatum

premium_icon Bolt challenged with take it or leave it ultimatum

The fault lines in the Mariners’ negotiations with Usain Bolt are widening, with the club agreeing he will stay away from training until his future is clarified

Usain Bolt mess takes a new twist

Usain Bolt mess takes a new twist

CENTRAL Coast Mariners have had their say amid conflicting reports of just what lies in store for Usain Bolt’s football future.

Ronaldo breaks silence on rape claims

Ronaldo breaks silence on rape claims

CRISTIANO Ronaldo fronted a press conference for the first time since being accused of raping a woman in a Las Vegas hotel room.

Mon 22 Oct 2018

Bolt low-balled in contract mess

Bolt low-balled in contract mess

USAIN Bolt’s contract offer from Central Coast Mariners is reported to be worth a pittance of the $3 million deal first discussed.

Referees labelled real villains in VAR farce

Referees labelled real villains in VAR farce

IT hasn’t taken long for the controversial VAR system to dominate headlines in the A-League once again with a host of former greats among the critics.

Coach in dark as Bolt offered Mariners contract

premium_icon Coach in dark as Bolt offered Mariners contract

OLYMPIC legend Usain Bolt has a low-key deal on the table to become a professional footballer, although it’s news to Mariners coach Mike Mulvey.

Aloisi: ‘Something wrong’ with VAR

premium_icon Aloisi: ‘Something wrong’ with VAR

BRISBANE coach John Aloisi remains confused by the VAR system after his side’s frustrating 1-1 season-opening draw with Central Coast at Suncorp Stadium.

Sun 21 Oct 2018

Rudan’s dream Nix start marred by VAR confusion

Rudan’s dream Nix start marred by VAR confusion

The Mark Rudan era at the Wellington Phoenix has begun in style — and confusion — with a 2-1 win over the Newcastle Jets.

Honda runs hot in A-League opener

premium_icon Honda runs hot in A-League opener

THE result may not have gone Melbourne Victory’s way. But after just one game, it is clear this looms as Victory’s Honda era.

Muscat takes aim at ref after City triumph

Muscat takes aim at ref after City triumph

VICTORY coach Kevin Muscat has blasted a controversial penalty that swung the momentum in the A-League opener against Melbourne rivals City.

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