2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
4th in FIFA World Cup
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7dMichael Yokhin

The remarkable rise of Daniel Arzani

Daniel Arzani was a complete unknown seven months ago. Now, the Australia international has been bought by Manchester City and his future is bright.

Arnold: Bolt can be the goalscorer Australia needs (0:44)
Arnold: I will create a winning mentality for Socceroos (0:42)
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7dAAP

Arnold to coach both Olyroos and Socceroos

Socceroos boss Graham Arnold will also take over as Olyroos coach as part of a restructure he says will help bring young players through quicker.

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8dAAP

Ibini exits Vancouver, joins Emirates Club

Twice-capped Socceroos attacker Bernie Ibini has moved from Canada to the Middle East after signing a deal with Emirates Club.

PSV unveil Australia's Trent Sainsbury (0:50)
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9dAAP

A-League could go independent by 2019

The A-League would be spun off from the FFA and run independently in time for the 2019-20 season under a proposal by a FIFA-backed working group.

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29dRob Brooks, Australia writer

The hole that Cahill leaves in Australian football

As defenders and corner flags alike breathe a long-awaited sigh of relief, Tim Cahill exits as the most effective Socceroos player of all time.

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33dESPN

World Cup TV guide: Australia kick-off times

France defeated Croatia 4-2 in the final, but how did they get there? Here's every single result of every single match of the 2018 World Cup.

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35dStephanie Brantz

The joys and frustration inside Camp Socceroo

Charged with covering Australia's World Cup odyssey, Steph Brantz reflects on what has been a whirlwind six months for the Socceroos.

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38dAAP

Jurman joins Saudi side Al-Ittihad

Australian national team defender Matthew Jurman has a new home after signing with Saudi Arabian club Al-Ittihad.

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39dJohn Duerden

AFC teams exit Russia, look to January's Asian Cup

John Duerden takes a look at lessons all the AFC nations learned from the 2018 World Cup and what needs to be done in the coming weeks and months.

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43dRob Brooks, Australia writer

Five issues Arnold's Australia face

With the tenure of Bert van Marwijk officially over, Graham Arnold is now faced with solving a range of issues confronting the Socceroos.

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51dReuters

Van Marwijk: Australia unlucky in all 3 games

Bert van Marwijk lamented Australia's lack of luck but was still looking on the bright side as his short reign as Socceroos coach came to an end.

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51dRob Brooks

Rogic's 7/10 isn't enough in loss to Peru

Tom Rogic's performance vs. Peru should give Australia hope for the future, but Tuesday's 2-0 defeat brings the Socceroos' World Cup to an end.

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51dESPN staff

Peru win to end Australia's World Cup hopes

Australia's slim hopes of advancing from Group C were extinguished on Tuesday with a 2-0 defeat to Peru, who exited the World Cup on a high note.

RankingsFIFA World Cup

Goal Difference-3Tied-23rd
Goals Scored2Tied-21st
Assists0Tied-30th
Goals Conceded5Tied-14th