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Feb 11, 2019
Refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi leaves Thailand for Australia after court drops extradition proceedings against himRefugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi will not be sent back to Bahrain after Thailand dropped extradition proceedings against him at the Gulf State's request, a prosecutor said on Monday.
Feb 06, 2019
Australian PM Scott Morrison ramps up pressure on Bangkok to release refugee footballer Hakeem al-AraibiAustralian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has ramped up pressure on Bangkok to release a refugee footballer held on a Bahrain extradition request, as sporting authorities cancelled two events in Thailand over his detention.
Oct 16, 2018
Sprint legend Usain Bolt offered contract by Maltese club Valletta FC, despite being on trial at Central Coast MarinersFormer sprinter turned professional footballer Usain Bolt has received a professional contract from Maltese club Valletta FC, who have promised Bolt the chance to play in a cup final.
Oct 15, 2018
Olympic champion Usain Bolt told to appear for drug test despite having no professional A-League contractSprint legend Usain Bolt has been asked to complete a doping test by the Australian Football Federation, despite not being officially registered with a club from the country yet.
Jul 17, 2018
Australia's all-time leading goal-scorer Tim Cahill announces retirement from international footballAustralia's all-time leading goal-scorer Tim Cahill retired from international football on Tuesday, ending an illustrious career that has taken him to four World Cups.
May 15, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Australian FA denies Tim Cahill's inclusion for commercial reasons as in-form Jamie Maclaren misses outAustralian football chiefs were forced to deny that veteran Tim Cahill was in the country's World Cup squad for commercial reasons after in-form Hibernian striker Jamie Maclaren was axed.
Nov 09, 2017
FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Australia's Aaron Mooy says team will look to build on Syria win against HondurasAaron Mooy said that it doesn't matter if it's away or home – they will look to go for the win and hopeful of taking a good result back to Sydney.
Nov 04, 2017
FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Tim Cahill doubtful for first-leg playoff against HondurasAustralia’s totemic forward Tim Cahill has not fractured his ankle but is still a doubt for next week’s first leg of the World Cup playoff against Honduras, Football Federation Australia said on Saturday.
Sep 14, 2017
FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Asian play-off between Syria and Australia to be held in Malaysia next monthSyria will play Australia in the first leg of their crucial World Cup Asian play-off in Malaysia next month, football authorities announced Thursday.
Aug 23, 2017
World Cup qualifiers: Australia captain Mile Jedinak to miss crucial fixtures due to groin injuryAustralia's hopes of qualifying for next year's World Cup have been dealt a blow after injury concerns forced skipper Mile Jedinak out of a 23-man squad to face Japan and Thailand in crunch qualifiers.