The positives keep coming for new coach Holger Osieck with the Socceroos climbing three places to 21st in the FIFA world rankings this month.
Sir Alex Ferguson will meet with Manchester United Chief Executive David Gill on Thursday to decide the future of unsettled striker Wayne Rooney.
The Central Coast Mariners may have missed an opportunity to leap-frog the Brisbane Roar into second place on the Hyundai A-League ladder, but coach Graham Arnold was quick to put the 2-0 loss down to rust.
A Gareth Bale hat-trick almost saw Tottenham overturn a four-goal deficit against Inter Milan in Champions League Group A on Wednesday.
The Brisbane Roar's resounding 2-0 victory over the Central Coast Mariners takes them just three points adrift of Adelaide in second place, but coach Ange Postecoglou says hunting top spot is no priority.
Wayne Rooney has released a statement confirming he intends to leave Manchester United.
Goal-line technology is still on the football agenda, but lawmakers want a system that gives instant decisions.
The two FIFA executive committee members allegedly caught up in a World Cup cash-for-votes scandal have been provisionally suspended pending a full hearing next month.
Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho said he would love to see disgruntled Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney at the Bernabeu.
Perth Glory goalkeeper Aleks Vrteski believes the struggling side may have just turned the corner after producing a grand-stand finish to last week's loss in North Queensland.
Melbourne Victory have strengthened their already impressive midfield stocks by signing exciting North Queensland youngster Isaka Cernak.
Queens Park Rangers remain undefeated in the Championship but Cardiff City moved to within two points of the league-leaders on Wednesday.
The Newcastle Jets have completed a major coup for the club, by securing football superstar David Beckham and his LA Galaxy team for a friendly match in the Hunter region next month.
Three days after playing out a physical 1-1 draw with the Newcastle Jets outfit, Brisbane Roar coach Ange Postecoglou is 'super confident' his men have bounced back and are fit to take on the Central Coast Mariners on Wednesday night.
Real Madrid shot clear at the top of Group G after beating AC Milan 2-0 in a dominant performance in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Rafael Benitez has taken aim at Liverpool's Managing Director Christian Purslow, blaming him for the English Premier League club's woes.
Chelsea remain on top of Champions League Group F and kept their perfect record intact with a comfortable 2-0 away win over Spartak Moscow.
Wellington's defence has sprung a few leaks this season and it is an area Ben Sigmund knows they will need to fix if they are to challenge for the A-League title again.
Sir Alex Ferguson has confirmed that superstar striker Wayne Rooney wants to leave Manchester United in the January transfer window.
Perth Glory deputy chairman Lui Giuliani says Kenny Lowe's resignation as assistant coach had nothing to do with Ian Ferguson taking the reigns as the club's interim manager.