australia

Socceroos’ sole A-League star wins ‘tough’ slog against Vietnam

Socceroos’ sole A-League star wins ‘tough’ slog against Vietnam

A first international goal for fullback Rhyan Grant has secured Australia a hard-fought 1-0 World Cup qualifying win over Vietnam in hot and humid Hanoi. 8 Sep 2021
Two Socceroos facing hamstring issues before Vietnam clash

Two Socceroos facing hamstring issues before Vietnam clash

Graham Arnold and the Socceroos will have little time to reflect on their impressive 3-0 World Cup qualifying win against China with a trip to Vietnam looming. 4 Sep 2021
Matildas ‘can’t wait’ to return against Ireland

Matildas ‘can’t wait’ to return against Ireland

The Matildas will face the Republic of Ireland in a friendly later this month in their first match since the Tokyo Olympics. 3 Sep 2021
Ryan says Socceroos ‘a long way from where we want to be’

Ryan says Socceroos ‘a long way from where we want to be’

Socceroos captain Mat Ryan was happy to get the next stage of World Cup qualifying off to a winning start against China but knows more is to come from his team. 3 Sep 2021
Chosen! Matildas best XI and formation for the Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games

Chosen! Matildas best XI and formation for the Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games

A viewer of recent Matildas matches may have some wondering what is going wrong. However a closer examination shows progression and a way forward to Olympic Group success. 6 Jul 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
Biggest exclusions from the Olyroos Tokyo Olympics squad

Biggest exclusions from the Olyroos Tokyo Olympics squad

The Olyroos squad for the Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games has been named and the team features some big omissions, so let’s see who didn’t make the cut. 29 Jun 2021
'You have to go higher': Aussie coach on fire in Japan with Postecoglou playbook

'You have to go higher': Aussie coach on fire in Japan with Postecoglou playbook

Former Ange Postecoglou assistant Peter Cklamovski is doing an incredible job at J2 League side Montedio Yamagata, guiding a stunning turnaround at the former strugglers. 27 Jun 2021
Matildas keep top 10 ranking despite conceding 13 goals in 3 games

Matildas keep top 10 ranking despite conceding 13 goals in 3 games

FIFA has released its latest Women's World Rankings and the Matildas have maintained ninth place despite conceding 13 goals in their last four matches. 25 Jun 2021
Matildas lock in mouthwatering friendly against ‘formidable’ Japan

Matildas lock in mouthwatering friendly against ‘formidable’ Japan

The Matildas have secured a blockbuster friendly against Japan before their Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games campaign. 25 Jun 2021
Fighting Celtic fans reveals they have a point: Postecoglou needs these players...

Fighting Celtic fans reveals they have a point: Postecoglou needs these players...

I’ve been having an interesting time on the Celtic Forums in recent weeks as Ange gradually firms as their new manager. 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
Picked! The best Socceroos starting 11

Picked! The best Socceroos starting 11

After 550-odd days, the Socceroos have finally been rebooted with 31 players picked. So what’s our starting eleven? 31 May 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
Matildas and Olyroos find out who they'll face at Tokyo 2021

Matildas and Olyroos find out who they'll face at Tokyo 2021

Australia have been drawn against two-time Olympic champions Argentina and European giants Spain for this year's Olympic football tournament. 21 Apr 2021