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Australia Draws Well in 2018 Football World Cup Qualifying

Australia Draws Well in 2018 Football World Cup Qualifying

Australia secured undoubtedly their best result to date when taking out the Asian Cup on home soil in January, and are offered a great chance of progressing past the second stage of 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying after being drawn alongside four relatively unheralded nations. Known for fighting well above their weight in the footballing…

Australia vs Spain 2014 World Cup Preview

Australia vs Spain 2014 World Cup Preview

The first two teams confirmed to exit the 2014 World Cup following losses in the second round of Group B matches last week, the only thing on the line in tomorrow morning’s match between Australia and Spain is pride. Amazingly played off the park in their shock 5-1 loss of the Netherlands in their World…

Australia Suffers Heartbreaking 2014 World Cup Defeat

Australia Suffers Heartbreaking 2014 World Cup Defeat

Australia have been eliminated from the 2014 World Cup after suffering a heartbreaking 3-2 loss to The Netherlands in Porto Alegre last night. The Netherlands went into the game as clear favourites, after their 5-1 romp over Spain in their opening game of the tournament, but Australia were arguably the better side throughout the contest…

Australia vs Netherlands 2014 World Cup Preview

Australia vs Netherlands 2014 World Cup Preview

The Netherlands were arguably the most impressive team in the opening round of fixtures in the 2014 World Cup and they will have the opportunity to add more goals to their tally when they take on Australia at Estadio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre at 2am (AEST) on Thursday morning. The Dutch produced a scintillating performance…

2014 World Cup: Milligan Ruled Out For Socceroos

2014 World Cup: Milligan Ruled Out For Socceroos

Talented midfielder Mark Milligan has been ruled out of Australia’s 2014 World Cup clash with The Netherlands tomorrow morning after suffering an injury in training yesterday. Milligan was one of the key players in Australia’s credible 3-1 loss to Chile last Saturday and has formed a key partnership with Mile Jedinak in the centre of…

Australia vs Chile 2014 World Cup Preview

Australia vs Chile 2014 World Cup Preview

Dubbed the ‘Group of Death’ at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, opening games for Pool B will be held on Saturday morning, and will see Australia open their campaign with a match against classy South American outfit Chile at the Arena Pantanal, Cuiaba. Clear favourites to start their 2014 FIFA World Cup campaign…

Australia 23-Man World Cup Squad Confirmed

Australia 23-Man World Cup Squad Confirmed

Reducing an initial list of 30 to 27 prior to boarding the plane to Brazil, Coach Ange Postecoglou has confirmed the final 23-man squad to represent Australia in Pool B at the 2014 Soccer World Cup. With young midfielder Tom Rogic limping from the field during a warm-up hit-out in Vitoria on Monday, veteran striker…

Rogic In Doubt for 2014 World Cup

Rogic In Doubt for 2014 World Cup

Exciting Socceroos’ prospect Tom Rogic is in danger of missing the 2014 FIFA World Cup after appearing to have strained his groin in Australia’s 2-0 warm-up victory over Brazilian club side Parana Clube in Vitoria on Monday. Subbed off at half time and replaced by fellow Melbourne Victory playmaker James Troisi, Rogic is in danger…

Australia Arrive In Brazil For 2014 World Cup

Australia Arrive In Brazil For 2014 World Cup

Australia are considered one of the biggest underdogs in the 2014 World Cup tournament, but can now lay claim to becoming the first team to arrive in Brazil after they flew into Curitiba International Airport this morning. Australia begin their World Cup campaign against Chile on June 13 and most pundits are predicting that the…

Jedinak To Captain Australia At 2014 World Cup

Jedinak To Captain Australia At 2014 World Cup

Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou has announced that Mile Jedinak will captain Australia at the 2014 Soccer World Cup in Brazil next month. Jedinak wore the captain’s armband in Australia’s friendly against Ecuador on March 6, but has been officially named the replacement for long-term captain Lucas Neill, who was not included in the Socceroos squad…