Liam FitzGibbon Bruce Djite's meteoric rise is set to continue when he lines up alongside Harry Kewell for his first international start.
Liam FitzGibbon Socceroos coach Pim Verbeek has called for greater communication between football codes, admitting he's concerned about the state of the ANZ Stadium.
Defender Michael Beauchamp has vowed a youthful Socceroos side would "put on a show" in Sunday's World Cup qualifying dead rubber against China.
Guy Hand Socceroos coach Pim Verbeek finds himself the target of critics going into the top of the table clash against Qatar in Doha.
Guy Hand The Socceroos head for Doha expecting testing conditions for their top-of-the-table World Cup qualifier against Qatar on Saturday (Sun AEST).
Guy Hand Socceroos coach Pim Verbeek looks set to test Australia's football future in the important World Cup qualifier against Qatar.
Guy Hand Socceroos defender Lucas Neill will miss the game against Qatar and will head straight to Sydney for what may be the decider against China on June 22.
Guy Hand Socceroos coach Pim Verbeek has refused to blame goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer for his team's World Cup qualifier defeat despite Iraq's freak winning goal.
Guy Hand Socceroos defender Jade North appears to have survived an injury scare and looks set to take his place against Iraq.
Guy Hand The Socceroos have scored a diplomatic win over Iraq ahead of the World Cup qualifier, with the AFC intervening to stop pre-match gamesmanship.
Guy Hand Socceroos coach Pim Verbeek expects Harry Kewell to uncork his full range of party tricks on Sunday as Australia chase a win against Iraq.
Socceroos enforcer Vince Grella says he and his teammates are happy the World Cup qualifier against Iraq will definitely go ahead on Sunday.
Soccer star Harry Kewell is already huge in the eyes of some fans and Sydneysiders will see the footballer in a similar light.
Socceroos coach Pim Verbeek has recalled a stack of European-based stars for next Sunday's World Cup qualifying match against Iraq.
Guy Hand The Socceroos will go into Friday night's friendly against Ghana minus defensive midfielder Carl Valeri with his club refusing to release him.
Cameron Tomarchio A baby boom could threaten Australia's World Cup qualifying campaign, with the partners of four Socceroos all due to give birth over the hectic June period.
Mark Schwarzer was unable to repeat the same heroics that saved the Socceroos in their World Cup qualifier as his EPL club Middlesbrough lost 1-0 to Chelsea.
By Adrian Warren Injured midfielder Tim Cahill has been ruled out of the Socceroos' World Cup qualifier against China in Kunming on Wednesday.
Harry Kewell looks set to make his first appearance in the 2010 World Cup qualifiers but question marks remain about the availability of other key Socceroos
By Belinda Tasker Tim Cahill has dedicated his goal in Everton's 3-1 win over English Premier League rivals Portsmouth to his brother Sean, who was jailed two months ago.