Western Sydney Wanderers have signed 'God of Football' and former Eintracht Frankfurt star Alexander Meier.
Former Italy international Alessandro Diamanti has joined Western United in a coup for the A-League newcomer.
Paul Pogba assisted the opener as Manchester United started pre-season with a laboured 2-0 win over A-League club Perth Glory.
Football Federation Australia (FFA) chief executive David Gallop will step down from the position at the end of the year.
EXCLUSIVE: beIN SPORTS will show the historic friendly between Western Sydney Wanderers and Leeds United in the A-league club's first match at the new Bankwest Stadium.
Socceroos star Robbie Kruse has ended his eight-year stint in Germany, signing a two-year deal with one of his former A-League clubs, Melbourne Victory.