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Korea Republic striker Lee Jeong-hyeop struck the blow that shocked Australia during their group clash of the AFC Asian Cup in Brisbane and he is looking to do it...

Sainsbury ready to replace Franjic

Australia's Trent Sainsbury is confident team-mate Ivan Franjic will be fit for Saturday's AFC Asian Cup final but is ready to fill-in at right-back if the...
Australia defender Jason Davidson is wary of Korea Republic star Son Heung-Min heading into Saturday's AFC Asian Cup final, a match he rates even bigger than...
Goalkeeper Mat Ryan declared that Australia had sorted out the defensive frailties that hindered its progress under Ange Postecoglou and was ready to take the...

Debunking the myth of the 'dangerous two-nil lead'

Rather than entering some fabled danger zone when they went 2-0 up against UAE, the Socceroos showed the fruits of a tournament in which they have gone from...
Australia coach Ange Postecoglou says the Socceroos have a chance to win the AFC Asian Cup 2015 and the hearts and minds of Australians.
The World Game continues with the column designed to get to the heart of the Asian Cup, or, failing that, any other part of its anatomy that we can reach....

Socceroos post match: Jason Davidson

Australia defender Jason Davidson reflected on the Socceroos' 2-0 2015 Asian...

Socceroos post match: Tim Cahill

Australia striker Tim Cahill reflected on the Socceroos' 2-0 2015 Asian Cup...

Socceroos post match: Mathew Leckie

Australia striker Mathew Leckie reflected on the Socceroos' 2-0 2015 Asian Cup...

Socceroos post match: Mathew Ryan

Australia keeper Mathew Ryan reflected on the Socceroos' 2-0 2015 Asian Cup...

Socceroos post match: Tomi Juric

Australia striker Tomi Juric reflected on the Socceroos' 2-0 2015 Asian Cup...

Socceroos post match: Mark Milligan

Australia midfielder Mark Milligan reflected on the Socceroos' 2-0 2015 Asian...

Socceroos post match: Massimo Luongo

Australia midfielder Massimo Luongo reflected on the Socceroos' 2-0 2015 Asian...

Socceroos post-match press conference

Australia coach Ange Postecoglou and forward Robbie Kruse discuss the Socceroos...

Shootout: Socceroos wrap

Scott McIntyre is joined by Asian football reporter Alan Mtashar to dissect the...

Socceroos Mixed Zone: Jason Davidson

Australia defender Jason Davidson spoke to SBS's Scott McIntyre after the...

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Luongo earns his Socceroos stripes

Australia coach Ange Postecoglou admitted he hadn't planned to play Massimo Luongo in every game during the 2015 AFC Asian Cup but he's been just too good to sit...
Football Federation Australia (FFA) chief executive David Gallop believes Australia has finally cemented its place in Asian football, nearly a decade after...
Ange Postecoglou has called on a sold-out Sydney crowd to bring 'the energy' needed to get Australia over the line in Saturday's AFC Asian Cup 2015 final against...
Injured Australia defender Ivan Franjic would need a leg amputated to stop him playing in the AFC Asian Cup final, coach Ange Postecoglou said.

Australia has a touch of the Dutch

There is something about the mentality and swagger of the current Socceroos side that is reminiscent of the great Dutch teams that could have won two straight...
Australia will face Korea Republic in the final of the 2015 AFC Asian Cup after coasting past the United Arab Emirates 2-0 at Newcastle Stadium on Tuesday night.
Australia international Chris Herd is hoping his loan move to Wigan Athletic will turn into a permanent deal as he bids to revive his club career with the...
Tm Cahill could net a cool $6 million in just 18 months should he make the United Arab Emirates his next career stop, with defending Arabian Gulf League champion...

Asian Cup crowds could reach 650,000

The AFC Asian Cup is on course to record a staggering aggregate attendance of 650,000 if Australia beats United Arab Emirates in Tuesday's sold-out semi-final in...
Ange Postecoglou reckons the Socceroos were running on empty when he took over as coach.

Ange not thinking about shootouts

Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou has a foolproof tactic for penalty shootouts: avoid them.
Ange Postecoglou says he has confidence in Australia's squad to enable him to make another round of changes for its Asian Cup semi-final clash with United Arab...
Australia will look to take advantage of an AFC Asian Cup gift when it faces the United Arab Emirates in the semi-finals on Tuesday.
The Socceroos have taken to social media to celebrate Australia Day on the eve of their crucial Asian Cup semi-final against United Arab Emirates in Newcastle.
Massimo Luongo’s breakthrough performances at the 2015 AFC Asian Cup have ignited intense interest in the midfielder, with Championship club Brentford among a...

What to do about Jedinak and Milligan

The almost certain return of captain Mile Jedinak for the AFC Asian Cup quarter-final against China is giving Australia coach Ange Postecoglou a new headache.

Socceroos chasing a rare double for Australia

Australian football has a glorious opportunity to rewrite history and usher in a golden era of the game.
Australia coach Ange Postecoglou has a chuckle at the wraps on some of the stars of the AFC Asian Cup 2015.
Australia's FIFA World Cup legend Craig Moore has lavished praise on emerging Socceroos star Trent Sainsbury, saying that with more experience he could become the...
United Arab Emirates midfielder Omar Abdulrahman is the man standing between Australia and the AFC Asian Cup final, his former teammate Alex Brosque warned.

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