Australian A-League news
Greece and Paraguay drew 1-1 in their final group match at the Under-20 World Cup Friday which was enough for both teams to advance to the first knockout round.
Mexico is on the brink of an early exit from the Under-20 World Cup after losing 1-0 to Paraguay on Tuesday, while newcomer El Salvador stunned Australia 2-1.
It was disappointing night for Latin American teams at the Unde-20 World Cup as Greece scored late to beat Mexico 2-1 and South American champion Colombia was held to 1-1 by Australia on Saturday.
Australia coach Holger Osieck has apologized for a sexist jibe that "women should shut up in public", made after his team's World Cup qualifying win over Jordan, saying it was off the record and not said seriously.
Sepp Blatter has called Australia's female candidate for the FIFA executive committee "good and good looking" in an address to the Asian Football Confederation.
Nearly a month after leaving the Los Angeles Galaxy, David Beckham is considering "a number of serious proposals" but is in no rush to find a new team.
David Beckham's decision to leave the Los Angeles Galaxy is generating more speculation in Australia that the former England captain could make a move to the A-League.
David Beckham's management company says the former England captain has no plans to play in Australia, disputing claims on Friday by the country's soccer federation that talks had started.
Tom Sermanni, who led Australia to the quarterfinals at the last two Women's World Cups, has been chosen as the new coach of the U.S. women's soccer team.
Alex Morgan scored a goal and set up another as the U.S. women's national soccer team rallied from a first-half deficit to beat Australia 2-1 Sunday.
Fresh off its gold medal at the London Olympics, the United States women's soccer team will play a second exhibition against Australia on Wednesday, Sept. 19.
Brett Metcalfe takes the win at the 2011 AMA Pro Motocross Southwick National