Dykes was born and raised on the Gold Coast, but has knocked back the Socceroos to represent Scotland.

He is expected to start for Steve Clarke's side this Friday against Israel at Hampden Park.


Mooy's Brighton contract reveals he insisted on Chinese-exit clause

Aaron Mooy has been eyeing off a Chinese Super League move ever since he moved to England from the A-League.


Confirmed: Celtic accept bid for injured Socceroo Rogic

Celtic coach Neil Lennon has confirmed that the Scottish giants have accepted a transfer bid for injured Socceroo Tom Rogic.

The striker was overlooked by the A-League but got his start with Queen of the South and then Livingston.

"Scotland gave me my chance for my career," the 24-year-old said.

"I have only played professional four or five years but, without Scotland, God knows where I would have been.

"Obviously I wanted to give something back to Scotland. When I am here, I feel like I am at home.

"My parents are Scottish, my family is Scottish, my little boy was born in Scotland. Without Scotland, I wouldn't be playing football."


Aussie former 'best talent in world football' signs for Belgian club

One of the Guardian's former '50 best talents in world football', Aussie Panos Armenakas, has signed for Belgian club KSV Roeselare.


Five big names leave Mariners as club rebuild

The Central Coast Mariners have announced five seasoned players have departed the A-League club.


Pioneering Aussie coach under serious pressure in Japan

One of the most promising Australian coaches abroad, Peter Cklamovski, is struggling as head coach of J-League club Shimizu S Pulse.


A-League's former youngest pro dominating at Croatia's new powerhouses

Only 22-years-old, Anthony Kalik has already forged a very interesting career indeed.


'Electrifying' Socceroos striker scores 13th goal in 14 games

Nikita Rukavystya often flies under the radar but if he keeps scoring at his current rate, he'll be one of the most prolific strikers in Europe.