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Duke named in Socceroos squad to face Brazil

ESPN staff | August, 28 2013

Striker Mitchell Duke has been rewarded with a call up to a powerful Socceroos squad to take on World Cup hosts Brazil in next week's friendly international in Brasilia. Central Coast Mariners star Duke impressed coach Holger Osieck on debut a...

Duerden - Bumpy road required for Japan

John Duerden | July, 14 2013

The Confederations Cup reiterated that Japan need further tests against the best before the 2014 World Cup, writes John Duerden.

Duerden: Qualification tension in Asia

John Duerden | June, 9 2013

John Duerden assesses a tense penultimate round as Asian nations look to join Japan in Brazil at the 2014 World Cup.

Duerden: The inflation of the Blue Samurai

John Duerden | June, 2 2013

John Duerden records the rise of the Blue Samurai as Japan is set to become the first team to qualify for the 2014 World Cup.

Duerden: South-East Asia's 20-year plan

John Duerden | May, 26 2013

John Duerden reacts to the suggestions that South-East Asia could make a bid to host the 2034 World Cup.

Duerden: Fightbacks and late scraps in Asia

John Duerden | March, 27 2013

John Duerden reviews a frantic day of World Cup qualifying action in Asia that leaves the road to Brazil wide open.

Brooks: Australia's defence exposed by Oman

Rob Brooks, ANZ Stadium | March, 26 2013

Rob Brooks watched Australia's defensive frailties become exposed at home to Oman in their World Cup qualifier.

John Duerden: Zico's dreams dashed in Doha

John Duerden | October, 17 2012

John Duerden provides analysis of the latest round of World Cup qualifiers from around Asia.

Duerden: Stumbling Australia in need of inspiration

John Duerden | September, 12 2012

With two points from three games, Holger Osieck's men must watch their step in Asia's World Cup qualifying, writes John Duerden.

Duerden: Carlos Queiroz interview

John Duerden | September, 7 2012

John Duerden chats to Carlos Queiroz as he bids to take Iran to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

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