Australia Features

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Victory confirm Postecoglou to lead Socceroos

October, 23 2013

Melbourne Victory have confirmed coach Ange Postecoglou is set to become the new Socceroos boss. Reports in the Australian media suggest Postecoglou will be appointed as Holger Osieck's successor on Wednesday afternoon, with negotiations betwe...

Postecoglou poised to step into Australia job

ESPN staff | October, 21 2013

Ange Postecoglou is reportedly set to step in as the Australia national team coach, with the only delay coming in the form of compensation negotiations between Football Federation Australia and his club Melbourne Victory. Postecoglou has revea...

Postecoglou confirms contact over Australia job

ESPN staff | October, 16 2013

Socceroos coaching hopeful Ange Postecoglou indicated Football Federation Australia [FFA] have made contact with his club Melbourne Victory over the vacant national team position. Postecoglou is understood to be a favourite for the role along ...

Fergie backed for Australia job

ESPN staff | October, 15 2013

Former Manchester United goalkeeper Mark Bosnich has backed Sir Alex Ferguson to come out of retirement and coach Australia after Holger Osieck was sacked on Friday. #INSERT type:image caption:Bosnich had a number of disagreements with Fergu...

Brooks: Guus the boss?

Rob Brooks | October, 14 2013

Rob Brooks: Is Guus Hiddink the answer for Australia heading into the World Cup following the sacking of Holger Osieck?

Socceroos to consider foreign coach

PA Sport | October, 13 2013

Football Federation Australia chief executive David Gallop has left the door open for another foreign manager to coach the Socceroos at the 2014 World Cup. Australia's 6-0 loss to France on Friday resulted in the dismissal of German Holger Osi...

Australia coach Holger Osieck sacked after loss Video

ESPN staff | October, 12 2013

Australia coach Holger Osieck has been sacked after the Socceroos slumped to an embarrassing 6-0 friendly defeat in France on Friday night. #INSERT type:image caption:Osieck has come under much criticism as Socceroos boss. END# The drubbi...

FIFA reject FFA calls for WC compensation

ESPN staff | September, 18 2013

FIFA have dismissed Football Federation Australia's attempts to claim compensation for their unsuccessful 2022 World Cup bid, insisting Australian representatives were aware that the timing of the tournament was subject to change. #INSERT typ...

Australia request compensation for failed WC bid

ESPN staff | September, 17 2013

Football Federation Australia have asked FIFA to provide "just and fair compensation" for Australia's unsuccessful 2022 World Cup bid, according to reports. With speculation rife that the 2022 tournament in Qatar could be changed to ...

Osieck: Brazil taught Australia a lesson in 6-0 thrashing

ESPN staff | September, 7 2013

Australia coach Holger Osieck says his side’s 6-0 thrashing at the hands of Brazil provides the Socceroos with an indication of how much work they must do in the lead-up to the 2014 World Cup. A brace from Jo, along with goals to Neymar,...

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