Australia World Cup Newswire (Page 5)

Australia World Cup Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Lessons to be learned for Socceroos from Greek loss as Ange Postecoglou tells players to keep coolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    If the Socceroos have performed to expectations, carried out his game plan and simply been beaten by a better team on the night he can cop it - while demanding they do better next time. But Tuesday night, after Australia had crashed 2-1 to Greece at Etihad Stadium, was not one of those evenings.

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  2. New Roar director plotting Bakrie buy outRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Mercury

    NEW Brisbane Roar managing director Daniel Cobb is the leading figure in a consortium set to buy the club off the Bakrie Group. The Courier-Mail on Wednesday revealed the Roar appointment of Cobb, the owner of energy comparison company Electricity Wizard and the former boss of ex-Adelaide United major sponsors Clean Energy Enterprises.

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  3. Gallop extends olive branch to CahillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | West Australian

    FFA chief executive David Gallop has moved to publicly patch up his relationship with Tim Cahill, saying the governing body is "ready to explore" what it will take to get the Socceroos veteran playing in the A-League. In a statement on Wednesday, Gallop said the pair caught up in Sydney last week while the Socceroos were in camp for their two-match friendly series with Greece.

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  4. Police vow crackdown on flare-lighting fans after Socceroos gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Up to 30 flares were set off in Melbourne's CBD on Tuesday night before the Socceroos friendly match against Greece, including one lit flare that was thrown under a bus. Fans who set flares both in the streets and inside Etihad Stadium could face criminal charges and mandatory five-year bans from attending games.

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  5. Roar's new managing directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Mercury

    Cobb will arrive in Brisbane this week from Melbourne, where he was managing director of Electricity Wizard, an energy comparison website. Cobb has also been involved with current A-League champions Adelaide United, via the Reds' major sponsorship in 2013 with Clean Energy Enterprises .

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  6. Tim Cahill not concerned, says youngsters will learn from Socceroos' Greece lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Socceroo skipper for the night Tim Cahill did not have as big an influence on proceedings against Greece as he would have wanted, but the veteran forward is not too concerned about the team's 2-1 loss as any sort of form guide to the upcoming World Cup qualifiers in September against Asian rivals. Cahill said he "would not [bat] an eyelid' at the defeat to a Greek side that was pumped up and desperate to avenge the last-minute loss in Sydney.

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  7. Socceroos and Postecoglou aiming big, but still short of the bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | ABC News

    In the build up to Tuesday night's match against Greece, Socceroos coach spoke of his ambition for the national team. "Even when we were great with our golden generation, what we liked about it was that we were punching above our weight as a nation," Postecoglou said.

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  8. Fans set off flares at Socceroos friendly against Greece in MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Daily Mail

    So much for a friendly! Disgraceful scenes at Australia versus Greece soccer match in Melbourne as supporters set off flares and fight outside the stadium Violence and flares have erupted as die-hard soccer fans left behind the sportsmanship spirit in an international friendly between Socceroos and Greece. Hundreds of fans marched from Melbourne's 'Little Athens' at Russell and Lonsdale Streets to Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night, setting off at least 15 flares about 7pm.

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  9. Maniatis hits stunning long-range goal as Greece beat AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    Midfielder Giannis Maniatis scored a spectacular 60-metre goal as Greece beat Australia for the time in 38 years in Melbourne on Tuesday. Greek midfielder Ioannis Maniatis is mobbed by his team-mates scoring a against Australia during their international friendly in Melbourne, on June 7, 2016 The Greeks won 2-1, with Olympiacos midfielder Maniatis netting a stunning goal over the head of stranded Australian goalkeeper Adam Federici in the first half.

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  10. Off-colour Socceroos lose 2-1 to GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Yahoo!

    The Socceroos have fallen 2-1 to Greece, beaten by a wonder goal and their own disorganisation in their final match before September's World Cup qualifiers. Giannis Maniatis' David Beckham-esque screamer from inside his own half was the highlight of a fiery second friendly on Tuesday night at Etihad Stadium.

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  11. Soccer: Greece too slick for Socceroos as Maniatis strikes a wonder goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    In Sydney on Saturday Australia monopolised possession and created plenty of chances before finally breaking Greece down to win 1-0 in the first of two friendlies between these countries with so many familial and emotional connections. On Tuesday night at Etihad Stadium it was almost the exact opposite as the Greeks carved out a 2-1 victory in front of a crowd of 33,622.

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  12. Brisbane deserves some answers from owners of the Roar Football ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The time for questions is over at Brisbane Roar. Now is the time for some answers - and they should come directly from owner Nirwan Bakrie.

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  13. Gersbach or Geria set for Socceroos debutRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | West Australian

    Alex Gersbach or Jason Geria are set to make their Socceroos debut in the first friendly with Greece, as part of a starting line-up also featuring Trent Sainsbury and Nathan Burns. Coach Ange Postecoglou will shuffle his squad in Australia's double assignment in Sydney and Melbourne, his last opportunity to build depth before September's gruelling final phase of World Cup qualifying.

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  14. Mixed emotions for Socceroos' new boy ahead of Greece friendliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | ABC News

    As Apostolos Giannou poses for his obligatory portrait photo near Sydney's Circular Quay he looks down briefly to take in the badge emblazoned on his blue Socceroos training jacket. Giannou actually played for his country of birth back in November during an international friendly against Turkey, coming off the bench for the last 20 minutes of the match.

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  15. Tim Cahill looks to play in A-LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | CricketCountry.com

    Australia's China-based football star Tim Cahill, has said that he is open to playing in Australia's premier division, the A-League. Tim Cahill's six-month contract with Chinese Super League club Hangzhou Greentown, is due to expire in June A Getty Images Canberra: Australia's China-based football star Tim Cahill, has said that he is open to playing in Australia's premier division, the A-League, if he receives an offer.

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  16. Australian football legend Tim Cahill open to move to Down UnderRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Canberra, June 1 : Australia's China-based football star Tim Cahill, has said that he is open to playing in Australia's premier division, the A-League, if he receives an offer. Cahill's six-month contract with Chinese Super League club Hangzhou Greentown, is due to expire in June and the striker said he will make a decision on his future career in July, reports Xinhua.

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  17. Former Blackburn Rovers captain Lucas Neill declared bankruptRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Lancashire Telegraph

    A BANKRUPTCY hearing will determine how much former Blackburn Rovers captain Lucas Neill owes to his business associates - after the ex-Australian international went bust despite earning millions throughout his career. Trustees are set to stage a gathering for creditors of the 38-year-old defender, who played 188 times for Rovers between 2001 and 2007, in Southend on June 9, where claim forms may be dealt with.

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  18. Cahill says A-League future up to GallopRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | West Australian

    Tim Cahill has reopened his stoush with Football Federation Australia , denying he's been approached to play in the A-League and challenging "big boss man" David Gallop to make him an offer. Cahill and FFA have long been at an impasse over the governing body's attempts to bring the Socceroos' most commercially valuable name to the domestic competition.

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  19. Cahill up for A-League move if 'big boss man' Gallop approvesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | ABC News

    Tim Cahill has reopened his stoush with Football Federation Australia , denying he has been approached to play in the A-League and challenging "big boss man" David Gallop to make him an offer. Cahill and FFA have long been at an impasse over the governing body's attempts to bring the Socceroos' most commercially valuable name to the domestic competition.

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  20. Tim Cahill won't rule out A-League future, but says an offer still hasn't comeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The ambiguity around the club future of Tim Cahill continues to deepen, with the striker saying he's open to playing in the A-League - if only someone would make him an offer. Cahill and Football Federation Australia have been at loggerheads in the past about getting the sport's most marketable name into the A-League, with the FFA saying they couldn't meet his demands and the player denying an offer was ever made.

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