Heat on Socceroos in Doha

October 15, 2012
By Tom Wald
Socceroos skipper Lucas Neill has received a far from glowing endorsement from coach Holger Osieck on the eve of Australia's all-important World Cup qualifier against Iraq in Doha.

The heat is on Australia to deliver at Grand Hamad Stadium in Qatar on Tuesday evening (Wednesday 0115 AEDT) with the nation's World Cup destiny on the line.

Those needing a good result in the hot conditions include long-time national servant Neill and his boss Osieck, even if the German cut a relaxed ...

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