Schwarzer to lead Socceroos

March 13, 2013
By Adrian Warren
Mark Schwarzer will take over as captain of the Socceroos for what coach Holger Osieck describes as a must-win World Cup qualifier against Oman in Sydney on March 26.

Veteran goalkeeper Schwarzer will lead the side onto Stadium Australia in the absence of suspended regular skipper Lucas Neill.

Overseas-based players Tim Cahill, Mile Jedinak, Tommy Oar and Tom Rogic return to the 23-man squad named on Wednesday after missing last month's friendly against Romania.

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