Previous
Everton
Crystal Palace
7:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Real Sociedad
Real Betis
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
RB Leipzig
FC Augsburg
6:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Stade Rennes
Guingamp
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
PEC Zwolle
ADO Den Haag
6:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Houston Dynamo
New York City FC
12:00 AM UTC Oct 1, 2016
Game Details
Tijuana
Atlas
2:00 AM UTC Oct 1, 2016
Game Details
Next

AUSTRALIAN A-LEAGUE

2016/2017 Season

POS TEAM W D L PTS
4 Melbourne C 0 0 0 0
5 Melbourne V 0 0 0 0
6 N'castle Jet 0 0 0 0
View Full Table »

Dybala plays down Ronaldo comparisons

Juventus
Read

Kevin Muscat gets wish for breathing space between Melbourne derbies

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat
Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat was worried about the schedule of the FFA Cup and A-League games.

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat has his wish for breathing space between the two Melbourne derbies next month, with their FFA Cup meeting scheduled for Oct. 25.

FFA Cup holders Victory and cross-town rivals Melbourne City will meet in the first all-A-League cup derby at AAMI Park just 10 days after their round two A-League meeting at Etihad Stadium.

Canberra Olympic and Sydney FC will play the first semifinal on Oct. 19, with their meeting scheduled for Viking Park in Wanniassa.

In giving Canberra...

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat unhappy with FFA Cup scheduling

Kevin Muscat
Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat is worried about the schedule of the FFA Cup and A-League games.

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat isn't ready to focus on the first A-League derby in the FFA Cup but he has some advice for the organisers.

Within half an hour of qualifying for the semifinals with a 2-0 win over Bentleigh Greens on Tuesday night, the draw for the next round threw up an FFA Cup first.

Victory will play Melbourne City in a blockbuster semifinal next month in a draw that has delighted tournament organisers as well as both sets of fans.

But if there's enthusiasm around the tie,...

Rojas, James Troisi take Melbourne Victory to FFA Cup semifinals

Melbourne Victory attacker James Troisi
Melbourne Victory emerged 2-0 winners against a dogged Bentleigh Greens on Tuesday.

Melbourne Victory have set up an FFA Cup semifinal with Melbourne City after overcoming a dogged Bentleigh Greens 2-0 in their quarterfinal on Tuesday night.

Marco Rojas and James Troisi's second-half goals were enough for Victory to keep alive their defence of the cup.

But to progress to their second-straight final, Kevin Muscat's side will need to overcome their cross-town rivals after the draw for the last four paired the two clubs.

With the semifinals scheduled for two dates in late October,...

Melbourne Victory head into FFA Cup quarterfinal without Michael Essien

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat
Kevin Muscat's Melbourne Victory tried to sign former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien.

Melbourne Victory head to Bentleigh Greens for an FFA Cup quarterfinal without Michael Essien but Kevin Muscat is confident his squad has enough firepower to see off the state league premiers and challenge for higher honours.

Ghanaian midfielder Essien, a two-time English Premier League winner with Chelsea, turned down the chance to become Victory's marquee guest player last week.

Coach Muscat said he was disappointed the move didn't come to fruition but wasn't scrambling to find a last-gasp signing.

"It...

Ex-Chelsea star Michael Essien rejects Melbourne Victory's A-League offer

Melbourne Victory tried to sign former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien.

Melbourne Victory has failed in its bid to sign Ghanaian international Michael Essien for the new A-league season.

The former Chelsea star has knocked back an offer from the A-League club to join as a marquee player for the 2016-17 season despite him reportedly ending his contract with Greek club Panathinaikos this week.

"The club has been in constant discussions with Michael and his representatives but due to some personal issues Michael has unfortunately decided not to move to Melbourne," a Victory...