LIVERPOOL captain Steven Gerrard has derided his side as soft, while former boss Graeme Souness says they’re a lightweight shadow of last year.

    MILE Jedinak has become so integral to the Crystal Palace EPL survival cause that his impending absence for the Asian Cup has manager Neil Warnock worried.

    KURTLEY Beale has been dropped from the Wallabies team a day after it was revealed he was involved in a mid-air argument with a team official.

    BANNED Rabbitohs hooker Issac Luke will now be allowed on stage to be in the celebration photo with his teammates if they win Sunday’s grand final.

    ARSENE Wenger praised Danny Welbeck’s goal-scoring instinct after a maiden career treble in Arsenal’s 4-1 win over Galatasaray.

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    AFL Round 23 - Carlton v Essendon

    Aug 30, 2014

    Event: AFL Round 23
    Teams: Carlton v Essendon
    Date: Saturday August 30, 2014
    Start time: 1.45pm

    Gate opening:
    Public/AFL members: 12.00pm
    MCC members: 11.30am

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 7.30am
    Gate 5: 9.00am
    Gate 6: 10.00am
    Gate 7: 9.00am (passholders only)

    Expected attendance: 60,000

    Tickets: On sale through Ticketek

    General admission seating:

    Great Southern Stand
    Q1-Q3
    Q4 (Rows F-DD)
    Q5-Q8 (Rows P-DD)
    Q9-Q12 (Rows U-DD)

    Ponsford Stand
    M31-M36 (Rows A-Z)

    Olympic Stand
    Q49-Q50 (Rows BB-MM)
    Q51-Q57

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Carlton - Bay M3 (Rows A-V)
    Essendon - Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

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