SYDNEY, July 5 (Reuters) - For a country that has won virtually every major international sporting trophy on offer, Australia's record in soccer is something of an embarrassment.
Australians have generally been ambivalent towards soccer
but everything changed last year when they made their first
appearance at the World Cup finals in 32 years.
The Socceroos did not win the tournament but their
rollercoaster ride and never-say-die approach to the game
finally aroused national interest.
While not ...