Ex-AIS soccer head calls for Dutch rethink

October 16, 2013
By Ian McCullough
Football Federation Australia's decision to go Dutch after qualifying for the 2006 World Cup isn't producing players good enough to play for the Socceroos, says former Australian Institute of Sport soccer program chief Steve O'Connor.

O'Connor oversaw the development of the likes of Lucas Neill, Mark Viduka, Luke Wilkshire, Brett Emerton, Josh Kennedy, Mark Bresciano, and Craig Moore.

That group made up the bulk of the sides that have qualified for the last three World Cups ...

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