Sebastian Hassett Of all the risks taken by all the Australian players vying for a spot at next year's World Cup, few thought it would be Mark Schwarzer stepping up to the roulette table.
Sebastian Hassett Socceroos coach Holger Osieck has stuck with the tried and tested for this month's World Cup qualifier against Oman in Sydney, naming a largely predictable 23-man squad for the must-win match.
Nick Guthrie Canberra United keeper Mackenzie Arnold realises she must make the most of her call-up to the Matildas.
Now Australia have navigated the qualifiers, the countdown to Rio can begin in earnest.
The Matildas will have stars Kyah Simon and Emily van Egmond back in their line-up when they take on the US in California next month.
Sebastian Hassett Australia's coach Holger Osieck has shied away from picking a host of new names for the friendly against Scotland in Edinburgh - but has still decided not to call up Tim Cahill and Harry Kewell.
Michael Cockerill Socceroos coach Holger Osieck has thrown out a couple of bones for those clamouring for generational change to feed upon, but his intrinsic conservatism remains evident in a largely unadventurous...
Ben Coonan Edinburgh: The Socceroos are still searching for momentum ahead of crucial World Cup qualifiers after suffering a 3-1 loss to Scotland.
Ben Coonan The Socceroos are still searching for momentum ahead of crucial World Cup qualifiers next month after suffering a 3-1 loss to Scotland in Edinburgh yesterday.
Gerry Cox ''I BELIEVE in Miracles'' by the Jackson Sisters was blaring out of the PA system after another memorable game here, but Brian McDermott preferred to highlight the ''desire, resilience and...
Dominic Bossi SOCCEROOS striker Robbie Kruse will hit the ground running in Australia's upcoming friendly with Romania after netting a brace to help Fortuna Dusseldorf seal a 3-1 win against Stuttgart in the...
Liam Fitzgibbon VETERAN Mark Schwarzer believes the Socceroos are in a good place heading into the business end of World Cup qualifying despite a disappointing defeat by Romania.
The Socceroos copped two late goals to suffer a 3-2 defeat to Romania in their friendly match in Malaga, Spain.
Lee Gaskin Canberra’s Carl Valeri will miss Australia’s friendly with Denmark to help his club’s promotion push to the top tier of Italian football.
Lee Gaskin Canberra's Carl Valeri will miss Australia's friendly with Denmark this weekend to help his club's promotion push to the top tier of Italian football.
Socceroos star Brett Holman has enjoyed three wins in less than a week - although none of them was on the football field.
Safee Sali and Norshahrul Idlan are hardly household names that strike fear into goalkeepers' hearts but Socceroos back-up keeper Adam Federici won't be taking them or their Malaysian teammates...
Socceroos coach Holger Osieck is taking no notice of what he regards as a Malaysian smokescreen ahead of tonight's friendly at Canberra Stadium.
Talk about a slaughter. The Socceroos well and truly put their Canberra demons to bed with an emphatic 5-0 thumping of minnows Malaysia last night.
The Socceroos well and truly put their Canberra demons to bed with an emphatic 5-0 thumping of minnows