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First Nations Clash Pits Socceroo vs Socceroo

First Nations Clash Pits Socceroo vs Socceroo

Jade North has revealed his excitement at taking on former Socceroo team mate Luke Wilkshire at this week’s First Nations Clash of Cultures Series. 17 Jan 2019
Dower names her squad for Junior Matildas camp

Dower names her squad for Junior Matildas camp

Westfield Junior Matildas Head Coach Rae Dower has named a 30-player squad to attend the first camp of 2019, as some of Australia’s best young female footballers prepare themselves for the second phase of AFC U16 Women’s Championship qualification. 16 Jan 2019
Mooy pays tribute to Wagner

Mooy pays tribute to Wagner

Aaron Mooy has penned an emotional tribute to departing Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner. 16 Jan 2019
The rollercoaster's not over yet: Socceroos' Asian Cup so far

The rollercoaster's not over yet: Socceroos' Asian Cup so far

If you look really closely, you can actually track Arnie's hair loss as the group stage progresses. 16 Jan 2019
Crazy stories of an Aussie coach working abroad

Crazy stories of an Aussie coach working abroad

There are Aussie coaches who’ve traveled and worked around our region. Then there’s Gary Phillips, Australia’s ultimate ‘have-clipboard-will-travel’ manager. 16 Jan 2019
Pundits pan poor penalty

Pundits pan poor penalty

Former Socceroos Robbie Slater and Robbie Cornthwaite have taken aim at the contentious penalty awarded to Syria in their 3-2 Asian Cup loss to Australia. 16 Jan 2019
Australia vs Syria Player Ratings

Australia vs Syria Player Ratings

Australia were once again pushed to the brink by a passionate and determined Syrian outfit, but a wonderful individual display – this time from silky Celtic playmaker Tom Rogic – was enough to secure a 3-2 win and guaranteed passage to the Round of 16. 16 Jan 2019
Fan reaction: 'Maybe Kruse wasn't our biggest problem'

Fan reaction: 'Maybe Kruse wasn't our biggest problem'

Australia are through to the Round of 16 in a match that aged us all "about 10 years". No surprises that the fan reaction was about as diverse as the performances. 16 Jan 2019
Pic special - Australian Open - Day 2

Pic special - Australian Open - Day 2

Photos by Ben Southall (@bsouthallau) 15 Jan 2019
Syria woes are all bloody Bernd's fault

Syria woes are all bloody Bernd's fault

Defender Ahmad Al-Saleh has laid the blame for Syria's struggling Asian Cup campaign squarely at the feet at axed head coach Bernd Stange. 15 Jan 2019
Wright's relief at injury return

Wright's relief at injury return

Bailey Wright has opened up about his eight months out with injury and says he felt "a huge sense of relief" to return to the field for Bristol City. 15 Jan 2019
Arzani back in Glasgow

Arzani back in Glasgow

Socceroos sensation Daniel Arzani is back in Glasgow with Celtic as he takes another step on the road to recovery. 14 Jan 2019
Socceroos hunt for Syria's weak spot

Socceroos hunt for Syria's weak spot

Socceroos backroom staff are trawling though hours of video footage in the hunt for a weak spot in Syria's tactics for Australia to exploit tomorrow night. 14 Jan 2019
Mabil: I'm afraid for Syria

Mabil: I'm afraid for Syria

Awer Mabil believes Syria should be afraid of a confident Socceroos side when they meet in the Asian Cup. 12 Jan 2019
Arnie: This is how we'll beat Syria

Arnie: This is how we'll beat Syria

Graham Arnold says the Socceroos will go into their final Group B game against Syria "with all guns blazing and expecting to win" after defeating Palestine 3-0. 12 Jan 2019
Socceroos fan reaction: 'Imagine Ikonomidis and Arzani in the same team'

Socceroos fan reaction: 'Imagine Ikonomidis and Arzani in the same team'

There was a contented return to normality for Socceroos fans, as they settled back into the pleasant habit of watching Australia dispatch smaller nations. 12 Jan 2019
Ikonomidis: 'This is the start of the Arnie era'

Ikonomidis: 'This is the start of the Arnie era'

We've heard this line before. 12 Jan 2019
Maclaren: 'Today I showed them'

Maclaren: 'Today I showed them'

Never short of confidence, Jamie Maclaren believes a debut Socceroos goal has proven his worthy of the green and gold jersey. But will Australian fans take more convincing? 12 Jan 2019
Australia 3 Palestine 0: Player Ratings

Australia 3 Palestine 0: Player Ratings

A much improved performance keeps the Socceroos alive in Group B, rolling out comprehensive 3-0 winners over Palestine at Rashid Stadium. 11 Jan 2019
Stange gone as Jordan sink Syria

Stange gone as Jordan sink Syria

Syria have sacked coach Bernd Stange after Jordan recorded back-to-back wins to go through to the Asian Cup knockout stages with a 2-0 win over Syria. 11 Jan 2019
Arnie: I expect a Roos reaction

Arnie: I expect a Roos reaction

Graham Arnold expects a reaction from the Socceroos after their loss to Jordan and is expecting his players "to come out and fight" against Palestine. 11 Jan 2019