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Former Socceroos coach Frank Arok dies

Former Socceroos coach Frank Arok dies

Australian football is in mourning following the death of former Socceroos coach Frank Arok, aged 88. 12 Jan 2021
Socceroos' wait for new club nearing end

Socceroos' wait for new club nearing end

Socceroos midfielder Jackson Irvine is reportedly set to sign for Scottish club Hibernian, ending a six-month wait to find a new club. 11 Jan 2021
'Shocked and surprised' Socceroo Ryan prepared for Brighton exit

'Shocked and surprised' Socceroo Ryan prepared for Brighton exit

Socceroo Mat Ryan is prepared for the possibility of leaving Brighton in the January transfer window after falling out of favour at the Premier League club. 30 Dec 2020
The Matildas are a 'little stale', warns De Vanna - 'There's no competition...'

The Matildas are a 'little stale', warns De Vanna - 'There's no competition...'

Melbourne Victory recruit Lisa De Vanna said the upcoming W-League season is crucial for young players wanting to push for Matildas selection. 23 Dec 2020
'He has such a winning mentality...' - Matildas ready for new era to begin

'He has such a winning mentality...' - Matildas ready for new era to begin

Matildas young gun Ellie Carpenter is raring to get stuck into life under new coach Tony Gustavsson when his tenure kicks off on January 1. 18 Dec 2020
Banter vs brains in new Simon Hill football news quiz show!

Banter vs brains in new Simon Hill football news quiz show!

The premiere of an Australian-based irreverent news quiz show hosted by voice of football Simon Hill sees brains tested against banter in a brutal battle of wits. 15 Dec 2020
'There is a challenge for us all' - W-League talent need more games

'There is a challenge for us all' - W-League talent need more games

Matildas assistant coach Mel Andreatta is confident there is plenty of talent in the W-League but those players need more games in order to develop. 1 Dec 2020
'We're just chomping at the bit' - Van Egmond impatient for Matildas' reunion

'We're just chomping at the bit' - Van Egmond impatient for Matildas' reunion

West Ham's Emily van Egmond believes Australia can win Olympic soccer gold next year but warns the English-based Matildas need to join forces - and quick. 27 Nov 2020
'I really had no chance' - Maradona toyed with me: Socceroos great

'I really had no chance' - Maradona toyed with me: Socceroos great

Former Socceroos captain Paul Wade says Argentina's legendary Diego Maradona toyed with him during a World Cup qualifier in 1993. 26 Nov 2020
'There's a performance gap...' - Matildas eye squad depth for 2023 WWC

'There's a performance gap...' - Matildas eye squad depth for 2023 WWC

A Matildas talent identification camp will play an important role in developing a deeper talent pool ahead of the 2023 Women's World Cup on home soil. 23 Nov 2020
'We played some very good stuff' - Olyroos downed by ACL-bound Sydney

'We played some very good stuff' - Olyroos downed by ACL-bound Sydney

Sydney FC made the most of a slow start by the Olyroos to score three early goals in a 3-0 friendly victory at Jubilee Stadium. 12 Nov 2020
'Now is a whole new fresh start' - Olyroos must capitalise on chances

'Now is a whole new fresh start' - Olyroos must capitalise on chances

Socceroos coach Graham Arnold says A-League based Olyroos must make the most of this month's friendlies against Sydney FC and Macarthur FC. 11 Nov 2020
Passionate Arnold reveals 'Socceroos will die for each other and that badge...I get too devastated'

Passionate Arnold reveals 'Socceroos will die for each other and that badge...I get too devastated'

After knocking back an offer from Korean club FC Seoul, Graham Arnold has reaffirmed his commitment to the Socceroos and Olyroos. 29 Oct 2020
Socceroos ditch England and USA friendlies

Socceroos ditch England and USA friendlies

The Socceroos have pulled out of facing England at Wembley Stadium next month due to rising COVID19 infections across the country. 22 Oct 2020
Every Socceroos & Aussie Abroad Transfer 2020/21: Analysis & Free Agents

Every Socceroos & Aussie Abroad Transfer 2020/21: Analysis & Free Agents

There has been unprecedented upheaval among Socceroos and promising Aussies playing overseas this offseason. We're keeping track of every transfer and free agent in this article, plus the Indian Super League and Xanthi FC moves, while also analysing each player's various career trajectories. 18 Oct 2020
'Faster and faster and faster' - New Matildas coach reveals his gameplan

'Faster and faster and faster' - New Matildas coach reveals his gameplan

New Matildas coach Tony Gustavsson says he plans to build on Australia's fighting spirit with an emphasis on game management and finding a way to win big games. 30 Sep 2020
Matildas legends back 'respectful' Morace decision

Matildas legends back 'respectful' Morace decision

Former Matilda Angela Iannotta and the first woman to coach the Matildas, Trixie Tagg, have encouraged the current crop of Matildas to accept a whichever coach is picked to lead Australia to the 2023 World Cup. 29 Sep 2020
Socceroo Taggart scores incredible hat-trick in relegation battle

Socceroo Taggart scores incredible hat-trick in relegation battle

Socceroos striker Adam Taggart scored an amazing hat-trick for K-League strugglers Suwon Bluewings in their crunch relegation-fighting 3-1 win against FC Seoul. 26 Sep 2020
'Can't stop scoring' Socceroo to face Premier League giants

'Can't stop scoring' Socceroo to face Premier League giants

Australian football fans should be glued in to their television sets on on September 1 when one of the most prolific strikers in Europe, Socceroo Nikita Rukvaystya, takes on Premier League guns Tottenham Hotspur. 25 Sep 2020
Australia bid to host more Asian Cup qualifiers

Australia bid to host more Asian Cup qualifiers

FFA have launched a bid to host another set of U/20 Asian Cup qualification matches, this time in the regional Victorian town of Shepparton. 16 Sep 2020
Possible new Socceroos kit leaked: 'Looks like a primary school uniform'

Possible new Socceroos kit leaked: 'Looks like a primary school uniform'

A photo that is supposedly the new Socceroos Nike kit has been leaked on Reddit. 15 Sep 2020