Olympic sprint champion and aspiring footballer Usain Bolt touched down in Sydney on Saturday, declaring himself ready to prove to the world that his Australian football adventure is "real".
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Paul Scholes thinks Manchester United has little chance of challenging for this year's Premier League title.
Roslyn Wakari cemented its place atop the Otago Daily Times Southern Championship with an emphatic 6-0 victory over University at Ellis Park on Saturday.
Queenstown Rovers ignored its inability to get on the training field when it beat Dunedin Technical at Tahuna Park on Saturday.
Dunedin Technical coach Tony Martin is urging the new Southern League be expanded to two rounds next year and said it can only help the sport in the south.
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A late flurry of moves is expected to dominate the build-up to the new English Premier League season.
Southland United has bounced back in emphatic style to cause a major upset in the Southern Football League.
Roslyn Wakari, Caversham and Otago University all claimed wins in the latest round of club football.
Mosgiel and Caversham played out a draw on Saturday while Roslyn Wakari and Green Island both claimed wins.
The three southern teams will have a point to prove as the Southern Football League moves into its fourth round.