Chasing funding and fans, St Kilda has replaced Gold Coast as Port Adelaide’s opponent for the AFL’s annual match in Shanghai.
From their early years in Kenya to a shared childhood in suburban Adelaide, to the A-League and then the Socceroos, Thomas Deng and Awer Mabil have plenty of history in common.
Adelaide United will chase evolution not revolution in the A-League off-season after seeing their flickering finals flame snuffed out by old enemy Melbourne Victory.
Socceroos striker Tim Cahill has lacked game time over the last three months, but says the quality of training at new club Millwall will be enough to realise his footballing ambitions.
The man who denied Australia direct progression to the World Cup will take charge of the Socceroos in Russia.
A forecast 38-degree day doesn’t scare Ashleigh Barty, who wants her second-round match to be scheduled during the afternoon as she looks to blaze a path through the Australian Open field.