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  1. Western Mining: Dollars light up Panji Suharto's view of the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The Age

    Times are tough for the captains of industry. Asset manager BlackRock says unemployment will hit 7 per cent by Christmas, while white-collar economic refugees from Perth can be seen pounding the pavement on Collins Street in search of a job.

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  2. Melbourne victory would be a sign of the timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Barring a cataclysm difficult to imagine, the title will on Sunday once again reside in Melbourne, thanks to a talented young coach and his impressive player and staff acquisitions. Kevin Muscat learnt his trade in Australia, through the new coach education system, and is as good a personification as any of the progress having been made.

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  3. Quins snap up Winston StanleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Sporting Life

    The 26-year-old will leave New Zealand Super Rugby franchise the Highlanders to join Quins for the start of next term. The Australia-born midfielder is the younger brother of All Blacks star Benson Stanley, and the cousin of former Everton footballer Tim Cahill.

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  4. Kewell show hits BendigoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Bendigo Advertiser

    SOCCEROOS legend Harry Kewell drew a huge crowd as his Academy roadshow stopped in Bendigo for Thursday evening's clinic on the Spring Gully pitches. A star in many matches for Australia, Leeds United, Liverpool and in A-League, Kewell spent more than 3 1/2 hours giving goalshooting tips.

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  5. Chinese football faces ping pong challenge: ErikssonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Chinese football could struggle to attract youngsters away from table tennis and badminton and needs a home-grown star playing in Europe before it really takes off, ex-England boss Sven-Goran Eriksson told AFP. President Xi Jinping has high ambitions for football's ultimate sleeping giant, including a rumoured bid to hold the World Cup -- a tournament 82nd-ranked China have only reached once before.

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  6. Harry Kewell Academy Masterclass: PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Bendigo Advertiser

    Voted by fans as Australia's greatest soccer player, Harry Kewell draws a big crowd as the Academy Masterclass is run at Spring Gully Soccer Club in Bendigo. IT was a case of cool like Kewell when the Socceroos and English Premier League star gave tips at Thursday night's Academy Masterclass.

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  7. Former teenage prodigy Kaz Patafta chasing second chance with LaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Age

    Former Benfica midfielder Kaz Patafta hopes to be given a second chance at international football when South-East Asian minnows Laos embark on their World Cup qualifying campaign in June in a tough group that includes 2002 semi-finalists South Korea. Last week, Patafta completed his transfer to Lao Premier League side, Lanexang United FC, from Khon Kaen United in the Thailand third tier, in the hope of earning his first senior cap.

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  8. Football: Late strike rocks Wanderers title defenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Japanese side Kashima Antlers sneaked a 2-1 win over Western Sydney Wanderers in their Group H Asian Champions League encounter to leave the Asian champions' hopes of a successful title defence in tatters. Mu Kanazaki of Japan's Kashima Antlers celebrates his team's victory against Australia's Western Sydney Wanderers during their AFC Champions League match in Sydney on Apr 21, 2015.

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  9. Harry Kewell disappointed not to host clinic at Ballarat's best facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Courier

    AUSTRALIAN soccer royalty Harry Kewell says Ballarat missed out by not hosting his junior clinic at the city's premier soccer facility. AUSTRALIAN soccer royalty Harry Kewell says Ballarat missed out by not hosting his junior clinic at the city's premier soccer facility.

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  10. Unhappy Harry KewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Courier

    AUSTRALIAN soccer royalty Harry Kewell says Ballarat missed out by not hosting his junior clinic at the city's premier soccer facility. AUSTRALIAN soccer royalty Harry Kewell says Ballarat missed out by not hosting his junior clinic at the city's premier soccer facility.

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  11. Chinese soccer on upswing with new talent and big investmentRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | KNDO

    After several years of turmoil that saw the team stripped of its 2003 CSL title in a match-fixing investigation and foreign stars Didier Drogba and Nicolas Anelka depart midway through their contracts during a shareholder dispute, Shenhua is finding success again on the pitch, with three wins to start the season. At a recent practice in Shanghai's sprawling suburbs, Shenhua's latest marquee signing, Australia international Tim Cahill, bantered with Colombian captain Giovanni Moreno and several Chinese teammates in a mix of English, Chinese and Spanish.

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  12. Benaud treasured as a cricket iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Superlatives flowed from around the world as Richie Benaud was remembered as an Australian treasure, sporting icon and voice of cricket after his death on Friday, aged 84. A pioneer on the field, off it and behind the microphone, Benaud was hailed as "the Godfather of Australian cricket" and second only to Sir Donald Bradman for his immense contribution to the game. Benaud will receive a state funeral, flags flew at half-mast on Friday and floral tributes began piling up next to the bronze statue of Benaud at the SCG.

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  13. Benaud treasured as a cricket iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Superlatives flowed from around the world as Richie Benaud was remembered as an Australian treasure, sporting icon and voice of cricket after his death on Friday, aged 84. A pioneer on the field, off it and behind the microphone, Benaud was hailed as "the Godfather of Australian cricket" and second only to Sir Donald Bradman for his immense contribution to the game. Benaud will receive a state funeral, flags flew at half-mast on Friday and floral tributes began piling up next to the bronze statue of Benaud at the SCG.

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  14. Raising a glass to the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    MATTHEW Johns says some players have had it too good for too long, ensuring our star playmakers' impact is blunted. The flagged changes are a start but more is needed.

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  15. Ex-Leeds star reveals what O'Leary asked him before signing 'frightening' ex-Celtic strikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Business News

    Alan Smith and Mark Viduka played together at Leeds United during the club's glory days of the early naughties. Viduka is considered as one of the greatest strikers in Leeds history and was on the books of the West Yorkshire outfit from 2000 to 2004.

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  16. Victory cross the Tasman 'with confidence' and stars set to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Wellington Phoenix might have crashed 3-0 at home to Sydney last weekend, but Melbourne Victory boss Kevin Muscat is not paying too much attention to one of the season's shock scorelines. The league leaders were missing half a a team - key players were away on international duty with the New Zealand national squad - and Muscat knows that at full strength and in front of their own crowd Phoenix, the league's surprise package, are a different proposition.

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  17. Atkins' dream still alive due to funding announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | South Coast Register

    SHOALHAVEN'S Ben Atkins Pararoos football dream is back alive after a new funding model was announced for the sport recently. RETURN: Ben Atkins and his team mates will get the chance to once again pull on the green and gold for the Pararoos.

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  18. Quality A-League is lifting standards across the boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | The Age

    An anecdote from a member of the Italian coaching staff in Germany, 2006: Following the epic contest between Italy and Australia in the round of 16, won in highly questionable fashion well into injury time and in which Australia surprised a storied football nation and the ultimate world champion, a member of the Italian staff remarked that if these Aussies ever get themselves organised, with that level of commitment and spirit, no one will enjoy having to play them. The story has always resonated with me and formed part of the belief that when Australian football made the connection between our national identity and our style of play, the world would open.

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  19. Podolski's late goal dashes Aussie hopes of repeat winRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Umupira

    Germany's midfielder Lukas Podolski celebrates scoring the equalizing goal with midfielder Andre Schuerrle during their friendly match against Australia in Kaiserslautern Lukas Podolski came off the bench to save Germany's blushes with a late equaliser which secured the world champions a 2-2 draw with Asian champions Australia in their friendly on Wednesday. The match had started on a sombre note with a minute's silence in tribute to the 150 victims of the German wings plane crash on Tuesday.

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  20. Germany draw underlines Socceroos rise: TroisiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Football.co.uk

    Australia's James Troisi said the Socceroos' 2-2 draw with Germany showed just how far the Asian champions have come in 12 months. Only a Lukas Podolski equaliser nine minutes from time in Kaiserslautern spared the world champions' blushes on Wednesday night in Germany.

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