No guarantee for Lucas Neill: Postecoglou

November 6, 2013
By Steve Larkin
New Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou won't guarantee Lucas Neill will continue as captain but he has thrown a lifeline to a raft of ageing castaways.

Neill escaped the axe as Postecoglou cut an elder core, including Luke Wilkshire and Brett Holman, from his first squad as Socceroos coach.

Postecoglou's 22-man squad for the November 19 friendly against Costa Rica contains Neill, but his tenure as captain is unstable.

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