Latest news about Australia

Not tall, not fast, but Cahill became a legend anyway

2018-07-17 10:25

Once dismissed as too small to be a professional, Australia's Tim Cahill, who retired from international football, became a giant of the game.

Record scorer Cahill retires from Socceroos

2018-07-17 06:42

Australia's all-time leading goal-scorer Tim Cahill has retired from international football, ending an illustrious career that has taken him to four...

Socceroos must shed 'inferiority complex', says ex-coach

2018-06-28 09:10

Australia must shed their inferiority complex and stop thinking of themselves as the "underdog", former national coach Ange Postecoglou said.

Another early World Cup exit for Socceroos

2018-06-27 07:24

Australians woke up to the inevitable news that their Socceroos failed to make it past the group stage for the third consecutive tournament.

Peru consign Australia to Group C wooden spoon

2018-06-26 17:56

Peru have beaten Australia to finish third in Group C at the 2018 Soccer World Cup and consign the Socceroos to last place.

As it happened: Australia v Peru

2018-06-26 17:55

A recap of the scoring from the Soccer World Cup Group C clash between Australia and Peruat the Fisht Olympic Stadium.

Ryan family's World Cup adventure a hit in the pocket for Australia 'keeper

2018-06-25 16:32

There is no chance of Mathew Ryan getting homesick at the World Cup - the Australia goalkeeper has paid for 27 members of his family to come out to...

Desperate Australia in must-win World Cup clash against Peru

2018-06-25 15:47

Australia's long-suffering fans are bracing for another World Cup anti-climax when the Socceroos face a Peru side desperate for a victory.

Cahill ready to boost Australia in crunch SWC match

2018-06-22 20:32

Defender Mark Milligan has backed Tim Cahill to step up for Australia if he is given the nod for their SWC clash against Peru.

Socceroos desperate for win over Peru

2018-06-21 20:38

Victory over Peru may come too late for Australia at this World Cup but Bert van Marwijk wants nothing less from his Socceroos in Sochi following the...

Australia's Van Marwijk says 'last part of puzzle' missing at World Cup

2018-06-21 18:16

Disappointed coach Bert van Marwijk said Australia have to find "the last part of the puzzle" if they are to stay in the World Cup.

VAR penalty saves Australia against Denmark

2018-06-21 15:55

A VAR-awarded penalty gave Australia hope of qualifying for the knockout stages of the World Cup after holding Denmark to a draw.

As it happened: Denmark v Australia

2018-06-21 15:55

A recap of the scoring from the Soccer World Cup Group C clash between Denmark and Australia at the Samara Arena.

Van Marwijk highlights Australian World Cup failing

2018-06-20 20:31

Australia coach Bert van Marwijk said his team's failing was finding the net in a testy press conference before a match against Denmark.