The experience of Adelaide United signing Dzengis Cavusevic will be vital in the run into the A-League finals, coach Marco Kurz says.
The 30-year-old Slovenian striker, who has spent the bulk of his career playing in Switzerland, could debut for the Reds in their next game against the Central Coast Mariners on Feb 17.
"Dzengis will bring a lot of experience from Europe to our team and this will be important as we get closer to the finals," Kurz said in a statement.
"He is a very strong player and...
Slovenia coach Srecko Katanec says he will step down from his job after the team's World Cup qualifier against Scotland on Sunday.
Slovenia, who lost to England 1-0 on Thursday, still have a slim chance of reaching a playoff spot in Group F if they beat Scotland and Slovakia lose at home to Malta.
The 54-year-old Katanec became Slovenia coach in December 2012. He earlier coached Slovenia from 1998-2002, taking the team to the 2000 European Championship and the 2002 World Cup.
Two set-piece goals ended Scotland's World Cup dream following a 2-2 draw in Slovenia after a Leigh Griffiths strike had put them 45 minutes from a play-off place.
Griffiths finished brilliantly in the 32nd minute to put Scotland en route to a victory that would have guaranteed second spot in Group F and a two-legged decider next month.
But Slovenia substitute Roman Bezjak twice took advantage of slack marking and Scotland could not find a winner after Robert Snodgrass levelled in the 88th minute,...
England claimed their place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia courtesy of a late Harry Kane goal against Slovenia on Thursday night, while a 10-man Slovakia were beaten 1-0 by Scotland.
The result, in front of a paltry crowd at Wembley, leaves Gareth Southgate's men six points ahead of the Scots in second place with only one more qualifying game to play.
With Harry Kane captaining England, Southgate gave starts to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Marcus Rashford on the wings, with Raheem Sterling operating...