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Aussies Abroad: Aussies in Championship horror-show

Aussies Abroad: Aussies in Championship horror-show

Aussies in the Championship have fallen off the pace. A string of poor results sees our players fighting relegation and being kicked out of the promotion race. 17 Feb 2020
The Mixer: Olyroos boost amid Socceroos travel nightmare

The Mixer: Olyroos boost amid Socceroos travel nightmare

The Socceroos frequent flyer miles are set to skyrocket, the Sydney Derby’s rescheduling has is on the waiting list and the Olyroos will be boosted by the return of two star attackers. It’s all here in FTBL’s first edition of its new weekly column; The Mixer. 13 Feb 2020
Aussies Abroad: Should Arnie bring Ruka back to the Roos?

Aussies Abroad: Should Arnie bring Ruka back to the Roos?

He's the top goal scorer in the Israeli Premier League with six goals in his last six games. But should Graham Arnold bring back this 32-year old striker into the Socceroos fold for perhaps one last hurrah? 10 Feb 2020
Piscopo out to cement Olympic Games berth

Piscopo out to cement Olympic Games berth

Reno Piscopo returns to Wellington Phoenix colours hopeful of continuing his standout form for the Olyroos in Thailand. 3 Feb 2020
Aussies Abroad: Lack of minutes for Euro Socceroos stars

Aussies Abroad: Lack of minutes for Euro Socceroos stars

Minutes have been hard to come by for big name Australians abroad. Some key Socceroos players aren’t getting the minutes they need, while up and coming stars are showing them up on the big stage. 3 Feb 2020
Adelaide slam Olyroos over Toure injury

Adelaide slam Olyroos over Toure injury

Adelaide United football director Bruce Djite says Olyroos hierarchy mismanaged a foot injury to Al Hassan Toure that will end the striker's A-League season. 31 Jan 2020
Use them or lose them: Give youngsters minutes or lose a generation says Graham Arnold

Use them or lose them: Give youngsters minutes or lose a generation says Graham Arnold

Dual Socceroos/Olyroos Head Coach Graham Arnold has issued a stark warning to Australian football: it needs to give young players somewhere to play or risk losing them forever. 27 Jan 2020
‘They should put their hands up’ - Selection headaches await Graham Arnold following Olympic qualification

‘They should put their hands up’ - Selection headaches await Graham Arnold following Olympic qualification

The dust hadn’t even settled on the Olyroos progression to Tokyo 2020 before the speculating began: just who would earn the right to call themselves Olympian come July. 26 Jan 2020
Olyroos vs Uzbekistan: Player Ratings

Olyroos vs Uzbekistan: Player Ratings

The Olyroos have done it! Graham Arnold's team have broken a 12-year drought and qualified for The Olympic Games in Tokyo after Nick D'Agostino's dagger blow to the Uzbeks. Here are your player ratings for the tournament 26 Jan 2020
Olyroos need proper investment: Arnold

Olyroos need proper investment: Arnold

Olyroos coach Graham Arnold has called on Australia's soccer administrators to financially back his young side after they booked their place at the Tokyo Olympics. 26 Jan 2020
Olyroos beat Uzbeks, qualify for Olympics

Olyroos beat Uzbeks, qualify for Olympics

The Olyroos have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics after a 1-0 win over 10-man Uzbekistan in the third-place playoff at the AFC Under-23 championships. 26 Jan 2020
3 Things We Learnt: Olyroos vs Uzbekistan

3 Things We Learnt: Olyroos vs Uzbekistan

It's a long time between drinks. So before we all go clamouring to the bar for another round, what have we had time to ponder? 26 Jan 2020
Arnold: Olyroos being taught a lesson

Arnold: Olyroos being taught a lesson

Australia's players and coach Graham Arnold have all learnt valuable lessons at the AFC Under-23 championships in Thailand. 25 Jan 2020
Now or never for Olyroos in Games' bid

Now or never for Olyroos in Games' bid

There's no more tomorrows for Graham Arnold's Olyroos as they prepare to face Uzbekistan in a do-or-die Olympic qualifier in Thailand on Saturday. 24 Jan 2020
Guide to Olyroos-Uzbekistan AFC U23 clash

Guide to Olyroos-Uzbekistan AFC U23 clash

Australia take on Uzbekistan in the third-place playoff at the AFC Under-23 championships in Thailand with an Olympic qualification berth on offer. 24 Jan 2020
S.Korea outclass timid Olyroos in AFC semi

S.Korea outclass timid Olyroos in AFC semi

Graham Arnold hopes the Olyroos can move on from their 2-0 AFC U-23 Championship semi-final loss to South Korea and beat Uzbekistan in the third-place playoff. 23 Jan 2020