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Arnold surprised by Uzbek tactics

Arnold surprised by Uzbek tactics

Socceroos boss Graham Arnold admitted he was surprised that Uzbekistan parked the bus in their round of 16 clash at the Asian Cup. 22 Jan 2019
Arnold: 'I'm learning a lot'

Arnold: 'I'm learning a lot'

If you think you've been on a rollercoaster watching the Socceroos, imagine being the man in the hot seat himself. 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
Arnie's redemption: Socceroos pic special

Arnie's redemption: Socceroos pic special

Graham Arnold breathed a sigh of relief as the Socceroos defeated Palestine 3-0 in their second Asian Cup group game. Bring on Syria... 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
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
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
The most promising Aussies of 2019

The most promising Aussies of 2019

Welcome to 2019: the last year of the 21st century’s teens. 9 Jan 2019
Thoughts on Oz v Jordan

Thoughts on Oz v Jordan

So we lost the first game – a game we should certainly have won. It’s a setback but the overreaction in some quarters is just plain ridiculous. 7 Jan 2019
Jordan: Socceroos were complacent

Jordan: Socceroos were complacent

Jordan coach Vital Borkelmans believes the Socceroos underestimated his team, and says Graham Arnold's prediction of an Australian win before kick-off was "dangerous". 7 Jan 2019
Socceroos fan reaction: 'Arnie is a disaster'

Socceroos fan reaction: 'Arnie is a disaster'

Socceroos fans were ruthless in their assessment of Australia's 1-0 loss to Jordan in the 2019 Asian Cup opener, with the majority of the vitriol directed at Graham Arnold. 7 Jan 2019
Milligan: We didn't panic, it's just hard to be patient

Milligan: We didn't panic, it's just hard to be patient

Mark Milligan insisted that the Socceroos 1-0 loss to Jordan wasn't due to nerves, merely the opposition's defensive style. 6 Jan 2019
Leckie: I'll give everything to be back

Leckie: I'll give everything to be back

Mat Leckie understands just how pivotal his role at the 2019 Asian Cup could be, so even the worst hamstring tear of his life is put in perspective. 5 Jan 2019
Belgian Borkelmans out to surprise the Socceroos

Belgian Borkelmans out to surprise the Socceroos

Jordan coach Vital Borkelmans will draw on an extensive knowledge of Australian football when his team takes on the Socceroos in their Asian Cup opener. 5 Jan 2019
Ikonomidis' journey proves all is not lost

Ikonomidis' journey proves all is not lost

Once upon a time, Chris Ikonomidis was notable for playing for the Socceroos without making a single appearance for a professional club. 3 Jan 2019
Arnold: We're going to play like Liverpool

Arnold: We're going to play like Liverpool

The Socceroos gaffer isn't focused on recreating Australia's 2015 Asian Cup success. He's setting his sights on a far more Liverpudlian prize instead. 31 Dec 2018
Jeggo: I'll get my chance

Jeggo: I'll get my chance

He may be as late a bolter as they come, but James Jeggo believes he has the big boots needed to fill in for Aaron Mooy. 30 Dec 2018
It shouldn't have come to this - Rogic

It shouldn't have come to this - Rogic

Tom Rogic has made it clear where he wants to be playing this weekend…and it’s at Ibrox against Rangers. 28 Dec 2018
'Little things' add up to the big time for Ikonomidis

'Little things' add up to the big time for Ikonomidis

Chris Ikonomidis says he can thank attention to detail for giving him a shot at lining up for the Socceroos in the Asian Cup this month. 27 Dec 2018