Thursday, 27 November 2014
The round ball code joined Australians and sports fans everywhere in expressing their sadness at the loss of the Test cricketer
Monday, 24 November 2014
The national team boss has offered an iron-glad assurance his team will reach the next FIFA showcase in four years' time, while standing firm in the face of recent criticism
Saturday, 22 November 2014
Earning a short-term move and potentially first team football could be harder for the out-of-favour defender than previously thought
Wednesday, 19 November 2014
Despite a less-than-impressive run, the Aussie legend is optimistic Ange Postecoglou's side can perform at the Asian Cup next year.
The central defender is confident Australia's much-maligned defensive frailties can be solved before the tournament begins in January.
The boss knows his side will have no margin for error if they are to win the Asian Cup on home soil after going down away to the Samurai Blue
The talisman is backing his team-mates to come good when it counts early next year after suffering a narrow away loss
Tuesday, 18 November 2014
There were some encouraging signs for the men in green and gold, but the superior quality of the Samurai Blue told in the end
On as a substitute in the second half, the veteran pulled one back late on, but the goal arrived too late to stage a comeback
Monday, 17 November 2014
The Premier League defender is braced for an aerial bombardment this week, predicting plenty of long passes forward to the head and chest of the Socceroos' veteran target man
The national team boss is eager to send his troops up against one of the region's powerhouse sides as he continues to fine tune ahead of January's competition
Can the men in green and gold stage a morale-boosting upset away from home in their final run-out before hosting the Asian Cup next year?
It's their toughest assignment since tackling Belgium and also their last outing before January's big tournament on home soil - so how will Ange's boys fare at Nagai Stadium?
Friday, 14 November 2014
There's just one match remaining until Australia hosts the 2015 Asian Cup in January and it's time to get serious - here's the XI we want to see against the Samurai Blue in Osaka
Russia and Qatar may well be in the clear as far as Sepp Blatter's organisation is concerned, but they didn't spare Australian football's powers-that-be
Thursday, 13 November 2014
Contrary to a certain Dutchman, we think you can pick a team comprised entirely of players plying their trade on these shores and still match it with the best
The Sky Blues look set to be foiled in their attempt to field the young midfielder after the governing body reiterated its stance of players withdrawn from national team duty
The Bundesliga-based wide man is aiming to re-establish himself as a key man for his national team after returning to full fitness following a long injury lay-off
The highlight of Australia's campaign in Brazil could yet be recognised with an official accolade, although it's up against some stiff competition
Wednesday, 12 November 2014
The man in charge of the Samurai Blue won't be around this week to prepare his troops to tackle Australia in a key friendly ahead of next year's Asian Cup