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Dwight Yorke Talks About His Return to Sydney

 Former Sydney FC Captain Dwight Yorke has spoken about his one-off return to face Everton FC this Saturday night.  I’m really pleased that the club has given Yorke a proper and fitting farewell – something that was denied him when … Continue reading

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Sydney Football Tournament Confirmed

As previously rumored, Sydney has been confirmed as the host of a four team football tournament featuring Glasgow Rangers, Blackburn Rovers and AEK Athens (the original rumor mentioned Boca Juniors rather than AEK) over three nights from July 25th to … Continue reading

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Boca Juniors add Phoenix date

Having already confirmed a match-up with Melbourne Victory, Boca Juniors will also play Wellington Phoenix on their upcoming Australasian tour. Boca are currently in the USA, where they today (AEST) lost to Seattle 3-0. This current pre-season is already shaping … Continue reading

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A-League Pre-Season Rumblings

While we’re still waiting for confirmation of the rumored four team tournament featuring Sydney, Boca Juniors, Rangers and Blackburn, there have been some encouraging signs lately. The Rangers website has confirmed that the team will be in Australia for 3 … Continue reading

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Sydney FC to play opening pre-season friendly against Macarthur

Sydney FC will open their pre-season campaign for the 2010/11 season by playing Macarthur Rams at Campbelltown Stadium on June 22nd. This follows the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the club and the Macarthur District association

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Everton to tour Down Under, will play Sydney FC

England Premier League side Everton FC will will be touring Australia in July this year, playing matches against Brisbane, Melbourne Heart and A-League Premiers/Champions Sydney FC. Pretty exciting news for the local scene, following on from last years pre-season tours … Continue reading

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Some photos of friendlies, or friendly photos

A little (read: very) late, but here are some images from the Sydney FC pre-season matches I attended. First up, the NQ Fury trial match at Shark Park, Cronulla. A good night, all told, as Sydney went on to win … Continue reading

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