Japan will fear Socceroos says North

May 7, 2013
By Angela Habashy
Defender Jade North admits the Socceroos have their back against the wall as they eye a World Cup berth but says it's Asian heavyweights Japan who'll be fearful heading into their key clash next month.

A 12-man Australian-based squad are in training on the Central Coast this week as the Socceroos begin preparations for their crucial match against Japan in Saitama on June 4.

Having drawn 2-2 with Oman in March, Australia are now precariously placed in their qualifying group, ...

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