Brett Emerton is a better signing than Kewell

Much was made of Harry Kewell’s move to Melbourne Victory, but Socceroos star Tim Cahill believes Sydney FC’s Brett Emerton coup is the “biggest catch in the history of Australian football”. However, seeing not one but two of the Socceroos’ biggest names return to the A-League will not make Cahill homesick any time soon. Cahill … [Read the full story]

Chris Herd on form for World Cup qualifier

Aston Villa coach Alex McLeish heaped praise on 22-year-old Australian Chris Herd, who he hailed as man-of-the-match in Aston Villa’s 0-0 draw with Wolverhampton on Saturday night. The full-back was busy throughout the contest and almost snatched a late winner for his side. “Put it this way, Herdy didn’t do himself any harm at all. … [Read the full story]