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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…

2014 World Cup Results: Spain Defeats Australia 3-0

2014 World Cup Results: Spain Defeats Australia 3-0

Australia’s tilt at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil is over, going down 3-0 to current champions Spain in their Final Group B match at the Arena da Baixada in Curitiba this morning. Widely expected to be thoroughly beaten in each of their three pool fixtures at the 2014 World Cup, a young, fresh…

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…

Spain vs Chile 2014 World Cup Preview

Spain vs Chile 2014 World Cup Preview

In arguably the most highly-anticipated showdown of Group B at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, current champions Spain will face dark horse South American outfit Chile at the Estadio Maracana, Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday morning, 5am AEST. Suffering a shock 5-1 drubbing at the hands of a red-hot Netherlands in their campaign-opener on Saturday,…

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…

Cahill Adamant of Upset Glory for Australia in 2014 World Cup

Cahill Adamant of Upset Glory for Australia in 2014 World Cup

Socceroos legend Tim Cahill is adamant the Australian National Football Team have a legitimate chance of success in the 2014 FIFA World Cup, despite drawing what has been dubbed by many as the ‘pool of death.’ One of just a small handful of Socceroos veterans to be retained in Coach Ange Postegolou’s 30-man provisional squad…

Davidson Expecting Determined Dutch Outfit in 2014 World Cup

Davidson Expecting Determined Dutch Outfit in 2014 World Cup

Socceroos fledging defender Jason Davidson has revealed that while sharing a pool with current champions Spain, it is a young and re-building Dutch outfit he is most weary of leading into June’s 2014 Soccer World Cup. Widely known for arrogance both on and off the pitch in competitions gone by, Davidson told News Limited he…

Australian 30 Man Provisional World Cup Squad Announced

Australian 30 Man Provisional World Cup Squad Announced

Australian National Football Team manager Ange Postecoglou has announced a provisional squad of 30 players for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, beginning on the 12th of June. Breaking the news that team regular and former captain Lucas Neill would not be selected one week ago, Postecoglou has opted for a young, somewhat inexperienced…

Postecoglou Heading To Europe To Access Potential 2014 World Cup Squad

Postecoglou Heading To Europe To Access Potential 2014 World Cup Squad

Socceroos Head Coach Ange Postecoglou will get a closer look at his potential 2014 World Cup squad when he heads to Europe to access the form of a number of players in the New Year. There are countless Socceroos hopefuls that are currently plying their trade in Europe and Postecoglou plans to get a firsthand…