Latest news about Australia

Veteran Cahill set for Russia World Cup

2015-11-30 11:09

Australia coach Ange Postecoglou said evergreen striker Tim Cahill could play all the way to the next World Cup.

Cahill stars as Socceroos crush Bangladesh

2015-11-17 16:01

A Tim Cahill hat-trick helped Australia easily overcome Bangladesh in a Word Cup qualifier in Dhaka.

Socceroos soar past Kyrgyzstan

2015-11-12 14:42

Tim Cahill scored his 42nd international goal as Australia turned on the sparkle to fuel their World Cup with a win over Kyrgyzstan.

Leckie out of Australia's qualifiers

2015-11-11 16:50

Australia striker Mathew Leckie has been ruled out of Australia's 2018 SWC qualifiers against Kyrgyzstan and Bangladesh.

As it happened: Australia v Spain

2014-06-23 20:00

A recap of scoring and commentary from the SWC match between Australia and Spain.

No Messi game for Bafana

2015-02-17 10:24

Shakes Mashaba has confirmed that Bafana Bafana will play Australia in Durban next month instead of Argentina.

Oz wins dramatic Asian Cup final

2015-01-31 15:05

Substitute James Troisi smashed home a dramatic extra-time winner as Australia beat South Korea 2-1 to win their first Asian Cup title.

Cahill dodges retirement talk

2015-01-29 08:00

Tim Cahill brushed off retirement talk before the Asian Cup final and cannily labelled South Korea favourites.

Cahill targets silverware

2015-01-28 12:12

Australia's favourite footballing son Tim Cahill could finally get his hands on some serious silverware in the Asian Cup final.

Iraq get nod to play in semis

2015-01-25 14:14

Iraq have been cleared to take their place in the Asian Cup quarter-final against South Korea after a protest was turned down.

China stun Uzbekistan

2015-01-14 16:16

China have scored twice to come from behind and beat Uzbekistan at the Asian Cup to book themselves a spot in the quarter-finals.

Aussie boss scoffs at ranking

2015-01-13 20:01

Australia coach Ange Postecoglou says his team have made a mockery of the FIFA rankings after the Socceroos pummelled Oman.

Aussies launch Asian Cup bid

2015-01-08 10:40

Australia will launch their attempt to reach new heights by toppling champions Japan and winning the Asian Cup.

Aus denies wrong doing in WC bid

2014-11-14 08:14

Australia says it ran a clean bid for the 2022 World Cup and has rejected assertions to the contrary found in a FIFA report.

Australia end barren run

2014-09-09 08:00

Australia defeated Saudi Arabia 3-2 in a hard-fought friendly on Monday to secure their first victory in almost a year.