2022 world cup

Socceroos break all-time Asian record showing ‘signs of a good team’

Socceroos break all-time Asian record showing ‘signs of a good team’

The Socceroos set a new Asian record for consecutive World Cup qualifying wins but coach Graham Arnold knows a 1-0 victory over Vietnam was far from perfect. 8 Sep 2021
Socceroos to find out World Cup qualifying opponents tomorrow

Socceroos to find out World Cup qualifying opponents tomorrow

The Socceroos are set to find out their next round of qualification opponents for the 2022 World Cup tomorrow at 3pm AEST. 30 Jun 2021
Socceroos want 24-year revenge against Iran for 2022 World Cup

Socceroos want 24-year revenge against Iran for 2022 World Cup

Socceroos coach Graham Arnold would welcome a long overdue chance for revenge if Australia are drawn with Iran in the next stage of World Cup qualifying. 18 Jun 2021
Socceroos reveal harsh Kuwait conditions: ‘10 minutes a day we see the sun’

Socceroos reveal harsh Kuwait conditions: ‘10 minutes a day we see the sun’

Graham Arnold will field his strongest Socceroos team for their World Cup qualifier against Jordan and has hailed his squad's resilience in the Kuwait bubble. 15 Jun 2021
Socceroos romp toward WCQ third round

Socceroos romp toward WCQ third round

The Socceroos have thumped Taiwan 5-1, extending their winning streak to six matches, to all but seal a spot in the third round of World Cup qualifying. 8 Jun 2021
Socceroos Player Ratings vs Chinese Taipei

Socceroos Player Ratings vs Chinese Taipei

See how the Socceroos rated in Australia's 5-1 thumping of Chinese Taipei, as Graham Arnold's men coolly strolled into the next round of 2022 World Cup qualifying. 8 Jun 2021
'First time I've met or seen him': Socceroos 'starting from scratch'

'First time I've met or seen him': Socceroos 'starting from scratch'

The Socceroos return to action for the first time in 18 months when they play Kuwait in the first of four World Cup qualifiers - and won't slow down from there. 2 Jun 2021
A comprehensive new Socceroos squad analysis

A comprehensive new Socceroos squad analysis

The Socceroos squad for next month's 2022 World Cup qualifiers has been named and considering the enormity of the task, it's worth taking a closer inspection at Australia's strengths and weaknesses. 25 May 2021
Socceroos World Cup opponents have played 15 matches through COVID

Socceroos World Cup opponents have played 15 matches through COVID

The Socceroos' two opponents in 2022 World Cup qualification have played a whopping 15 matches since COVID-19 struck, against Australia's none. 25 May 2021
Socceroos World Cup qualifiers, Copa America, A-League and Olympics on collision course

Socceroos World Cup qualifiers, Copa America, A-League and Olympics on collision course

FIFA have announced that the Socceroos World Cup qualifiers have been delayed until 2021 leaving the matches at risk of landing amidst a hectic A-League schedule. 12 Aug 2020
Socceroos player ratings vs Chinese Taipei

Socceroos player ratings vs Chinese Taipei

A tougher task, a more technical opponent, a rough away trip in difficult conditions...and a complete blow out of a scoreline. See how the Socceroos rated in their 7-1 thrashing of Chinese Taipei. 16 Oct 2019
Socceroos player ratings vs Nepal

Socceroos player ratings vs Nepal

See how Harry, Mat and the gang fared in the Socceroos' 5-0 thrashing of Nepal. 11 Oct 2019
Australia vs Kuwait Player Ratings

Australia vs Kuwait Player Ratings

Has Australia achieved anything since their 4-0 rout of Kuwait 12 months ago in Arnie's debut match? We'll let ourselves be the judge. 11 Sep 2019
“Australia had no chance. Not a chance. Never”: Blatter’s alleged comments on Australian World Cup bid

“Australia had no chance. Not a chance. Never”: Blatter’s alleged comments on Australian World Cup bid

A new book published by a former FFA staff-member, who held a high-ranking role within Australia’s 2022 FIFA World Cup bid, quotes FIFA President Sepp Blatter crushing Australia’s chances of hosting the event. 25 Jan 2018