Soccer

Thu 27 Aug 2020

Fans storm Barca gates as Messi flees

Fans storm Barca gates as Messi flees

Lionel Messi’s bombshell announcement has left Barcelona fans seeing red and storming the gates of the famous club’s stadium.

Thu 20 Aug 2020

It’s VAR from a failure, so embrace it

It’s VAR from a failure, so embrace it

If VAR was around in 1998, the Socceroos might have been World Cup-bound, writes MARK BOSNICH.

Mon 17 Aug 2020

RESULTS: How did your local team go this weekend?

Premium Content RESULTS: How did your local team go this weekend?

ALL the sporting results from the big games, including how Lismore Thistles took their first win of 2020.

Sun 16 Aug 2020

Football clubs receive share in $180K boost

Premium Content Football clubs receive share in $180K boost

Government grants up to $1,000 awarded to clubs across region to aid with post-COVID return

Fri 14 Aug 2020

City star’s grim A-League hub reality

City star’s grim A-League hub reality

Few realise the sacrifices made to ensure the A-League season will be completed — but Melbourne City’s Rostyn Griffiths has given an insight into the harsh reality of...

Thu 13 Aug 2020

Soccer star’s media role sparks COVID probe

Soccer star’s media role sparks COVID probe

Former Socceroo Scott McDonald is under investigation for potentially breaching the A-League’s COVID-19 protocols - twice .

Wed 12 Aug 2020

‘I was horrified’: Club’s zero tolerance approach to insults

Premium Content ‘I was horrified’: Club’s zero tolerance approach to insults

“WE DECIDIED we needed to step up and stop players making these kinds of comments, because it is not okay.”

Mon 10 Aug 2020

Bobcats bounce back in long-awaited home return

Premium Content Bobcats bounce back in long-awaited home return

Maclean makes home advantage count in testing battle with Alstonville FC.

Ex-Wallaby runs riot against injury-ravaged Redmen

Premium Content Ex-Wallaby runs riot against injury-ravaged Redmen

Lennox Trojans were a class above as Grafton fell in front of a bumper home crowd

Sun 9 Aug 2020

GALLERY: Football Far North Coast

Premium Content GALLERY: Football Far North Coast

Check out all the Football Far North Coast action from Maclean on Saturday

Tue 4 Aug 2020

Bobcats come crashing down in Bangalow blowout

Premium Content Bobcats come crashing down in Bangalow blowout

Maclean led until the 75th minute when it all unravelled for Mavridis’ men

Freak coincidence stuns football world

Freak coincidence stuns football world

A football team’s apparent decision to base its squad management on an episode of hit sitcom Friends has left the sporting world in stitches.

Mon 3 Aug 2020

Rams return to the on-field action with a loss

Premium Content Rams return to the on-field action with a loss

THE club has finally returned to the field after the break forced upon them by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Why coaching is ‘not just about football’

Premium Content Why coaching is ‘not just about football’

FOOTBALL Far North Coast have named their coach of the month for August.

Renovations help soccer’s problems on and off the pitch

Premium Content Renovations help soccer’s problems on and off the pitch

THE changes at this Northern Rivers club will bring more women and more referees to the game.

Sun 2 Aug 2020

MARSH MAGIC: Fraser firing for bountiful Bobcats

Premium Content MARSH MAGIC: Fraser firing for bountiful Bobcats

Striker on fire as Maclean off to roaring start in return to Far North Coast Premier League.

Fri 31 Jul 2020

Fury after young soccer referee cops ‘gobful’ of abuse

Premium Content Fury after young soccer referee cops ‘gobful’ of abuse

NORTHERN Rivers soccer officials are “angry and disappointed” after a referee was blased during a match.

Ex-Grafton star signs for top German football club

Premium Content Ex-Grafton star signs for top German football club

From the Westlawn Tigers to the German second tier, Will Hayes is on track for stardom.

Wed 29 Jul 2020

COMEBACK CATS: Magic Maclean breaks eight-year record

Premium Content COMEBACK CATS: Magic Maclean breaks eight-year record

The Maclean Bobcats are on a roll after another defiant win in the Far North Coast competition.

Reese is the word: From Mullum to training with the boys

Reese is the word: From Mullum to training with the boys

From Mullumbimby to being invited to train with the boys, Reese Donnelly’s rise through Palm Beach Currumbin State High’s ranks has been meteoric.

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