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Modern Football Is Rubbish: Weird Scenes As A-League Buddy Up With Disney To Turn Gameweek 10 Into ‘Star Wars Round’

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For reasons solely commercial, the A-League transformed their tenth gameweek of the season into the 'Star Wars round', which led to thoroughly odd scenes at the start of the derby between Western Sydney Wanderers and Sydney FC.

Indeed, Kylo Ren emerged on the pitch and appeared to attempt to influence the match officials, which will no doubt result in a disciplinary hearing at some point down the line.

Fears that Australia can be stripped of its place in 2018 World Cup

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FIFA is threatening to sack the current Football Federation Australia board and replace it with a committee to run the sport on an interim basis. The FFA board’s failure to appease A-League clubs and the nine-state associations could soon result in the extraordinary sacking of the board.

FIFA has the power to scrap the board under its statutes regarding member association.

A-League: Central Coast Mariners’ Barbecue Sauce Mascot Given Official Warning After Middle Finger Salute To Opposing Fans (Video)

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Troublemaker: Beware the rogue MasterFoods barbecue sauce mascot (Photo: Mars Food Australia)

One of Central Coast Mariners' phalanx of mascots has been given an official warning by the A-League after becoming embroiled in a minor spat with Newcastle Jets fans during the meeting between the two sides on 7th October.

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Daly leads try-rush as England beat Australia

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Twickenham (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Elliot Daly scored the decisive try of the match as England beat Australia 30-6 at Twickenham on Saturday.

The hosts ran in four tries to none from Australia, who had two potential scores disallowed on replay.

Victory gave England a fifth straight win over the Wallabies under Australia coach Eddie Jones.

Australia to trial yellow, red cards for coaches

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Sydney (AFP) – Australia will conduct a world-first trial of red and yellow cards for coaches and other football team officials aimed at improving their behaviour on the touchlines, it was announced on Tuesday.

The new measures will be introduced this weekend in the domestic A-League and the women’s W-League.

Australia to trial yellow, red cards for coaches

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Sydney (AFP) – Australia will conduct a world-first trial of red and yellow cards for coaches and other football team officials aimed at improving their behaviour on the touchlines, it was announced on Tuesday.

The new measures will be introduced this weekend in the domestic A-League and the women’s W-League.

Australia coach linked with Tevez club in China

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Sydney (AFP) – Australia coach Ange Postecoglou was urged to stay loyal to the World Cup hopefuls Tuesday after he was linked with a big-money move to Carlos Tevez’s Shanghai Shenhua in China.

The 52-year-old has failed to confirm or deny reports that he is considering quitting the Socceroos, who face a two-legged playoff with Honduras next month for a place at Russia 2018.

Australia coach linked with Tevez club in China

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Sydney (AFP) – Australia coach Ange Postecoglou was urged to stay loyal to the World Cup hopefuls Tuesday after he was linked with a big-money move to Carlos Tevez’s Shanghai Shenhua in China.

The 52-year-old has failed to confirm or deny reports that he is considering quitting the Socceroos, who face a two-legged playoff with Honduras next month for a place at Russia 2018.

Arnold, Muscat named as potential Socceroos coaches

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Sydney (AFP) – Graham Arnold and hardman Kevin Muscat were named as potential Australia coaches on Thursday after Ange Postecoglou failed to allay fears he’ll quit even if the Socceroos qualify for the World Cup.

Postecoglou declined to confirm or deny reports Wednesday that he planned to walk, either before or after the Socceroos face Honduras in a critical home-and-away play-off next month for a place at the 2018 Russia tournament.

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Australia reach fourth-straight World Cup after defeating Honduras

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Sydney (AFP) – Tim Cahill’s call for more playing time surprised his club coach Thursday and raised the prospect of a move for the veteran after Australia qualified for the World Cup following a stellar showing by captain Mile Jedinak.

Australia reached their fourth-straight World Cup Wednesday in Sydney after defeating Honduras in a 3-1 aggregate playoff victory in the qualifiers, with Jedinak scoring a hat-trick.

Australia reach fourth-straight World Cup after defeating Honduras

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Sydney (AFP) – Tim Cahill’s call for more playing time surprised his club coach Thursday and raised the prospect of a move for the veteran after Australia qualified for the World Cup following a stellar showing by captain Mile Jedinak.

Australia reached their fourth-straight World Cup Wednesday in Sydney after defeating Honduras in a 3-1 aggregate playoff victory in the qualifiers, with Jedinak scoring a hat-trick.

Australia advances to fourth straight World Cup with win over Honduras

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The 31st World Cup berth was handed out early Wednesday morning as CONCACAF saw its playoff representative fall.

Australia knocked off Honduras, 3-1, in the intercontinental playoff between Asia and North America. Mile Jedinak notched a hat-trick for the Socceroos in the second half to send the crowd in Sydney into a day-long celebration.

World Cup Play-Offs: Mile Jedinak The Unlikely Hat-Trick Hero As Australia Book Berth At Russia 2018 (Photos & Video)

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After Tim Cahill's headstrong heroics in the previous round, it was Mile Jedinak who emerged as the somewhat unlikely catalyst for Australia as they booked themselves a berth at the 2018 World Cup with a cross-continental play-off win over Honduras.

The two sides produced a goalless draw in the first leg in San Pedro Sula on Friday, so a 3-1 victory on home soil in Sydney this morning was enough to swing it for the Socceroos.

Honduras accuse Aussies of drone ‘espionage’

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Sydney (AFP) – Honduras accused Australia of using a drone for “espionage” on Tuesday, giving an extra edge to their winner-takes-all playoff to reach next year’s World Cup.

Coach Jorge Luis Pinto called it “embarrassing” after a drone was spotted hovering near an official training session - even though Australian reports said it was being flown by children.

Honduras accuse Aussies of drone ‘espionage’

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Sydney (AFP) – Honduras accused Australia of using a drone for “espionage” on Tuesday, giving an extra edge to their winner-takes-all playoff to reach next year’s World Cup.

Coach Jorge Luis Pinto called it “embarrassing” after a drone was spotted hovering near an official training session - even though Australian reports said it was being flown by children.

Where to find Australia vs. Honduras World Cup playoff 2nd leg on US TV and streaming

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If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Australia vs. Honduras in the World Cup playoff 2nd leg, you’ve come to the right place.

It all comes down to this. After a 0-0 match in Honduras last week, with Australia looking very comfortable in the game, the Socceroos host Honduras on Wednesday morning in a match that’ll determine which country advances to next summer’s World Cup.

Where to find Australia vs. Honduras World Cup playoff 2nd leg on US TV and streaming

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If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Australia vs. Honduras in the World Cup playoff 2nd leg, you’ve come to the right place.

It all comes down to this. After a 0-0 match in Honduras last week, with Australia looking very comfortable in the game, the Socceroos host Honduras on Wednesday morning in a match that’ll determine which country advances to next summer’s World Cup.

Football: Honduras accuse Aussies of drone ‘espionage’

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Sydney (AFP) – Honduras accused Australia of using a drone for “espionage” on Tuesday, giving an extra edge to their winner-takes-all playoff to reach next year’s World Cup.

Coach Jorge Luis Pinto called it “embarrassing” after a drone was spotted hovering near an official training session - even though Australian reports said it was being flown by children.

Football: Honduras accuse Aussies of drone ‘espionage’

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Sydney (AFP) – Honduras accused Australia of using a drone for “espionage” on Tuesday, giving an extra edge to their winner-takes-all playoff to reach next year’s World Cup.

Coach Jorge Luis Pinto called it “embarrassing” after a drone was spotted hovering near an official training session - even though Australian reports said it was being flown by children.

Monday Kickoff: Cahill fit to face Honduras, Coutinho 'very happy' at Liverpool and more

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Australia's biggest star looks set to play a part in the Socceroos' biggest game of the World Cup qualifying cycle.

Tim Cahill announced that he is fit for the second leg of Australia's World Cup playoff clash with Honduras. (REPORT)

Philippe Coutinho insisted that he is "very happy" with life at Liverpool.

Australia’s coach Postecoglou happy after Honduras stalemate

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San Pedro Sula (Honduras) (AFP) – Australia coach Ange Postecoglou praised the way his side dealt with hostile conditions on Friday after the Socceroos held Honduras to a 0-0 draw in their World Cup playoff clash.

Postecoglou said Australia would return to Sydney for Wednesday’s second leg in good heart following a controlled display that puts them in the box seat to qualify for next year’s finals in Russia.

Australia’s coach Postecoglou happy after Honduras stalemate

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San Pedro Sula (Honduras) (AFP) – Australia coach Ange Postecoglou praised the way his side dealt with hostile conditions on Friday after the Socceroos held Honduras to a 0-0 draw in their World Cup playoff clash.

Postecoglou said Australia would return to Sydney for Wednesday’s second leg in good heart following a controlled display that puts them in the box seat to qualify for next year’s finals in Russia.

Australia frustrated in Honduras draw

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San Pedro Sula (Honduras) (AFP) – Australia edged closer to a place in the 2018 World Cup finals on Friday after grinding out a hard-fought 0-0 draw with Honduras in their Asia-CONCACAF playoff.

Socceroos striker Tomi Juric missed golden chances in each half as the Australians dominated a physical Honduras side without managing to find a precious away goal at the Estadio Olimpico Metropolitano.

Australia frustrated in Honduras draw

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San Pedro Sula (Honduras) (AFP) – Australia edged closer to a place in the 2018 World Cup finals on Friday after grinding out a hard-fought 0-0 draw with Honduras in their Asia-CONCACAF playoff.

Socceroos striker Tomi Juric missed golden chances in each half as the Australians dominated a physical Honduras side without managing to find a precious away goal at the Estadio Olimpico Metropolitano.

Telemundo to broadcast extensive coverage of Honduras-Australia on Spanish-language TV

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Today’s World Cup playoff match between Honduras and Australia will be televised live on Spanish-language television in the United States.

The hugely important first leg from the Estadio Olímpico Metropolitano in San Pedro Sula, Honduras will be shown on Telemundo and Universo, as well as streamed live on TelemundoDeportes.

Telemundo to broadcast extensive coverage of Honduras-Australia on Spanish-language TV

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Today’s World Cup playoff match between Honduras and Australia will be televised live on Spanish-language television in the United States.

The hugely important first leg from the Estadio Olímpico Metropolitano in San Pedro Sula, Honduras will be shown on Telemundo and Universo, as well as streamed live on TelemundoDeportes.

Where to find Honduras vs. Australia World Cup playoff 1st leg on US TV and streaming

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If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Honduras vs. Australia in the World Cup playoff, you’ve come to the right place.

The match between Honduras and Australia will be shown live in the United States on both English-language and Spanish-language television. Here’s all of the information about how you can watch the game live.

Where to find Honduras vs. Australia World Cup playoff 1st leg on US TV and streaming

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If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Honduras vs. Australia in the World Cup playoff, you’ve come to the right place.

The match between Honduras and Australia will be shown live in the United States on both English-language and Spanish-language television. Here’s all of the information about how you can watch the game live.

Cahill poised for Australia World Cup boost

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San Pedro Sula (Honduras) (AFP) – Tim Cahill is poised to give Australia a massive World Cup boost after being declared available for the Socceroos crucial 2018 World Cup playoff with Honduras here Friday.

Record scorer Cahill has been touch-and-go for the Asia-CONCACAF first leg tie after twisting an ankle a week ago in Melbourne City’s A-League game with Sydney FC.

Cahill poised for Australia World Cup boost

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San Pedro Sula (Honduras) (AFP) – Tim Cahill is poised to give Australia a massive World Cup boost after being declared available for the Socceroos crucial 2018 World Cup playoff with Honduras here Friday.

Record scorer Cahill has been touch-and-go for the Asia-CONCACAF first leg tie after twisting an ankle a week ago in Melbourne City’s A-League game with Sydney FC.

Football: Cahill, injured and 37, still vital for Socceroos

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Sydney (AFP) – Veteran goalscorer Tim Cahill remains indispensable as Australia head into their World Cup playoff with Honduras - even when he’s injured and rapidly approaching his 38th birthday.

Cahill’s enduring value was in evidence this week when he flew out to Honduras, wearing an ice pack and accompanied by a medic, despite badly twisting an ankle in the A-League days earlier.

Football: Cahill, injured and 37, still vital for Socceroos

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Sydney (AFP) – Veteran goalscorer Tim Cahill remains indispensable as Australia head into their World Cup playoff with Honduras - even when he’s injured and rapidly approaching his 38th birthday.

Cahill’s enduring value was in evidence this week when he flew out to Honduras, wearing an ice pack and accompanied by a medic, despite badly twisting an ankle in the A-League days earlier.

Jedinak back in Australia squad for World Cup play-off vs Honduras

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Sydney (AFP) – Captain Mile Jedinak was on Wednesday named in an extended Australia squad for next month’s two-leg World Cup play-off against Honduras with Bristol City defender Bailey Wright also returning from injury.

The Socceroos face home-and-away clashes against the fourth-placed team from the CONCACAF federation for a spot at next year’s World Cup finals in Russia.

Jedinak back in Australia squad for World Cup play-off vs Honduras

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Sydney (AFP) – Captain Mile Jedinak was on Wednesday named in an extended Australia squad for next month’s two-leg World Cup play-off against Honduras with Bristol City defender Bailey Wright also returning from injury.

The Socceroos face home-and-away clashes against the fourth-placed team from the CONCACAF federation for a spot at next year’s World Cup finals in Russia.

Australia primed for Honduras World Cup showdown

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Sydney (AFP) – Coach Ange Postecoglou said Australia were one of the best-organised national teams in the world and would be better prepared than Honduras at next month’s World Cup play-offs.

The Socceroos face a home-and-away play-off against Honduras, the fourth-placed team from the CONCACAF federation, for a spot at next year’s World Cup finals in Russia.

Australia unity call as dates set for World Cup play-off

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Sydney (AFP) – Australian football chiefs called for unity as the dates were confirmed for their World Cup play-off against Honduras, with the team rattled by reports coach Ange Postecoglou could quit.

A brace from veteran striker Tim Cahill in a 2-1 win over Syria last week moved the Socceroos a step closer to a place at the 2018 Russia tournament.

Australia unity call as dates set for World Cup play-off

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Sydney (AFP) – Australian football chiefs called for unity as the dates were confirmed for their World Cup play-off against Honduras, with the team rattled by reports coach Ange Postecoglou could quit.

A brace from veteran striker Tim Cahill in a 2-1 win over Syria last week moved the Socceroos a step closer to a place at the 2018 Russia tournament.

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Tori Huster to join Newcastle Jets on loan

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The Washington Spirit's longest tenured player will spend this winter in Australia

Washington Spirit midfielder Tori Huster will return to Australia to play for the W-League's Newcastle Jets. It's a familiar move for Huster, who has previously spent time with Newcastle in 2012 and 2014. Additionally, the 28 year old spent the 2013 Australian season playing for the Western Sydney Wanderers.

Australia 2017/18 Asics Indigenous Rugby Kit

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The Australia Wallabies debuted a special edition 2017/18 Indigenous rugby jersey during their3rd Bledisloe Cup match win over the New Zealand All Black in Brisbane on Saturday October 21st. Furnished by Wallabies technical sponsor Asics, the well-received kit is expected to be available atWorld Rugby Shop,Kitbag RugbyandLovell Rugby.

Modern Football Is Rubbish: Australia Captain Tim Cahill Performed ‘Sponsored’ Goal Celebration After Scoring In World Cup Play-Off Against Syria (Photos)

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Ugh. Just when you thought you'd witnessed an untainted bit of genuine sporting drama, the ugly premeditated corporate-funded truth bubbles to the surface to spoil it.

Tim Cahill scored his 49th and 50th goals for his country as Australia squeaked past Syria in the Asian play-offs to keep their World Cup qualification aspirations alive.