Australia National Football Team
Jun 21, 2011 01:03 EDT
A-League side Melbourne Victory has handed caretaker coach Mehmet Durakovic the job on a full-time basis after vetting more than 80 candidates from Australia and overseas.
Jun 07, 2011 08:53 EDT
Australia and Serbia fought out a pulsating scoreless draw in Melbourne on Tuesday in their first meeting since last year's World Cup in South Africa.
Jun 05, 2011 06:17 EDT
Nagoya Grampus striker Josh Kennedy scored a brace as an understrength Australia beat New Zealand 3-0 in a friendly at Adelaide Oval on Sunday.
May 25, 2011 06:06 EDT
Former Fulham player and Australian international Ahmad Elrich faced a Sydney court Wednesday over multiple gun and drugs charges.
May 12, 2011 04:02 EDT
Melbourne Victory were left cursing their luck and "awful" refereeing Thursday after their controversial exit from the AFC Champions League extended an unhappy run for Australian teams in Asia.
May 05, 2011 00:45 EDT
Australia will host Serbia in Melbourne on June 7, according to Football Federation Australia.
Apr 18, 2011 20:36 EDT
Australian hopefuls Melbourne Victory and Sydney FC are facing a make-or-break week as they bid to ignite their flagging AFC Champions League campaigns.
Apr 16, 2011 02:56 EDT
Tim Cahill is ready to put club before country and miss Australia's June friendlies in order to recharge his batteries ahead of the next Premier League campaign with Everton.
Mar 30, 2011 05:53 EDT
Germany's stars shouldered the blame in the wake of their shock 2-1 defeat here to Australia as the Socceroos claimed their maiden win over the hosts.
Mar 29, 2011 17:31 EDT
Australia took revenge for last year's heavy World Cup defeat with a shock 2-1 win over hosts Germany on Tuesday night in a friendly -- their maiden victory over the Germans.
Mar 26, 2011 23:54 EDT
Everton midfield star Tim Cahill will miss Australia's international with Germany in Monchengladbach on Tuesday with a foot injury, coach Holger Osieck said.
Mar 07, 2011 23:27 EST
Adelaide United defender Robert Cornthwaite Tuesday became the latest Australian to try his luck in Korea's premier football league, flying out in the hope of a contract with the Chunnam Dragons.
Mar 04, 2011 08:37 EST
With some of his Germany stars in the midst of a Bundesliga relegation battle, national coach Joachim Loew has said it will toughen them up ahead of this month's internationals.
Feb 23, 2011 10:22 EST
Borussia Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller is an injury doubt for Saturday's key Bundesliga clash at defending champions Bayern Munich.
Feb 20, 2011 21:36 EST
John O'Neill will remain in charge of the Australian Rugby Union until at least the end of 2013 following a contract extension, the ARU said on Monday.
Feb 04, 2011 13:21 EST
Everton manager David Moyes said he had to defend his "integrity" as the row between the Toffees boss and Arsenal counterpart Arsene Wenger over the conduct of Gunners captain Cesc Fabregas escalated on Friday.
Jan 31, 2011 06:10 EST
The Asian Cup was always going to be a rehearsal for the World Cup after Qatar was controversially awarded the 2022 event, and the desert nation managed to come through with its reputation largely intact.
Jan 29, 2011 15:44 EST
Tadanari Lee scored an extra-time winner as Japan edged Australia 1-0 to win a pulsating Asian Cup final and become the most successful team in the competition's history.
Jan 28, 2011 06:52 EST
The core of Australia's Asian Cup final squad are past 30 but coach Holger Osieck and captain Lucas Neill insist they have enough quality to assure a smooth transition when the old guard retires.
Jan 27, 2011 11:28 EST
South Korea coach Cho Kwang-Rae has warned his side to expect motivated opponents in Friday's Asian Cup third-place play-off, as Uzbekistan seek a reaction to their 6-0 humiliation by Australia.