Osieck sacking a bold day in Aussie soccer
October 12, 2013
By Steve Larkin
But at least Football Federation Australia (FFA) hierarchy showed they give a damn.
The sacking of Holger Osieck as Socceroos coach was ruthless.
Less than a decade ago, any coach who took Australia to the World Cup finals was feted as a treasured genius.
Now, in a bold yet brutal new age of Australian soccer, getting there isn't enough.
Osieck's tenure ended, perhaps aptly, in the country that championed ...