Australia World Cup Newswire (Page 9)

Australia World Cup Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Australia World Cup. (Page 9)

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  1. A-League may start without new CBARead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | West Australian

    Football Federation Australia boss David Gallop has expressed frustration that the upcoming A-League season could kick off without a new Collective Bargaining Agreement being ratified by the players' union. Two days before the competition's 11th season is due to start with Western Sydney against Brisbane, Professional Footballers Australia are still to sign off on a new CBA.

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  2. Luongo's Asian Cup exploits earn a spot on Ballon d'Or shortlistRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    The exploits of Australian Socceroos' Massimo Luongo in January's AFC Asian Cup have propelled the young star into the race for world football's greatest individual honor, the Ballon d'Or. The 23-year-old, who this season moved to Queens Park Rangers in the English Championship from third-tier side Swindon Town, was a surprising inclusion on the 59-man shortlist released on Tuesday.

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  3. Mooy, Elrich basking in Socceroos sunRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Once Western Sydney Wanderers offcuts, Socceroos odd couple Aaron Mooy and Tarek Elrich are enjoying an unlikely reunion in Socceroos colours. It was just over three years ago that the pair - then uncapped and largely unremarkable - were brought together, alongside Kwabena Appiah, as inaugural signings for the expansion A-League side.

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  4. Australia reacts to Wallabies World Cup win over EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Rains not seen for 200 YEARS: Two dead, 22 million on flood-watch and New Jersey homes already consumed by high tides in bombardment of weekend storms dubbed a 'slow motion disaster' 'You're the lucky one': Survivor tells how Oregon killer 'made student watch as his classmates were gunned down, gave him a package and spared his life' Police reveal Oregon college shooter committed SUICIDE as his father tells how his gun stash was a secret and demands tighter gun control Oregon college shooter's mom boasted about her gun collection online and said she would openly carry an assault rifle 'when the mood strikes' Saved by a 'gut feeling': Student, 19, reveals how she almost walked into gunman's path - but premonition told her to stay away EXCLUSIVE: Oregon survivor reveals that she only lived because a shot student covered her with his body and hid her from the gunman seconds before he died ... (more)

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  5. Socceroos on Jordanian revenge missionRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Matt McKay says the Socceroos can avenge the worst moment of their past World Cup qualifying campaign and take a big step towards the 2018 tournament this week. Ahead of their next qualifier on Thursday against Jordan, the Socceroos have begun to assemble in Amman - the site of Australia's last qualifying defeat in September 2012.

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  6. Do you wanna fight sport?: Get set for rugby's ultimate grudge...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | Daily Star

    We may share a Queen and a language, but when it comes to sport there's no love lost between the fans. NOW England's rugby heroes are set for a must win World Cup clash with the Wallabies at Twickenham today.

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  7. Tim Cahill donates Socceroo match fee to young man fighting cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | The Age

    Socceroo star Tim Cahill has donated his $6500 match appearance fee to a young man fighting Hodgkins Lymphoma and urged others to help to fund his clinical trial. Cahill leads a movement within Australian football which has supported Joe Lynch who is trying to raise $800,000 for a potentially curative early stage clinical trial after exhausting all other options in Australia.

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  8. Corona continues A-League's Spanish trendRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2015 | West Australian

    Years ago it was Brazilians, then came the Dutch - now an obsession with Spanish players is driving A-League recruitment. Brisbane Roar is the latest club to jump on the bandwagon with the signing of decorated midfielder Corona on a two-year deal.

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  9. Tony Vidmar: Robin Van Persie's Rotterdam roasting gave me a lesson in footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | The Daily Record

    VIDMAR says he was dead on his feet after coming face to face with Dutchman Robin van Persie during the Rotterdam return. The big Aussie played for Rangers against Feyenoord in a UEFA Cup tie at De Kuip Stadium 13 years ago.

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  10. 80-cap Socceroo Wilkshire open to Asian offersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    He has more international caps than Harry Kewell and Mark Viduka, and three years ago was officially listed as Australia's highest paid footballer. Yet, the career of ex-Dynamo Moscow full-back Luke Wilkshire hangs in a frustrating limbo after parting ways with Dutch club Feyenoord last month.

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  11. Rugby World Cup 2015: Wallabies v Uruguay at Villa Park evokes memories of SocceroosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | The Age

    BATH: Ten years after Australia broke Uruguayan hearts in a FIFA World Cup qualifier, Los Teros players say it is time for revenge on a ground famous for its soccer history. John Aloisi's penalty goal to send the Socceroos to the World Cup is one of Australia's most iconic moments.

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  12. Tim Cahill thrives on the pressure on and off the field in ShanghaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | The Age

    Still the one: Tim Cahill said his time in China had forced him to remain at the top of his game. Tim Cahill says his approach to representing the Socceroos as Australia tries to qualify for the 2018 World Cup is to "be ready to play", and he credited the demands of the Chinese Super League for keeping him battle ready for national coach Ange Postecoglou.

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  13. Sport24.co.za | Samoan flyhalf shocked to face BoksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | News24

    Samoa flyhalf Mike Stanley was shocked to be picked in the starting line-up to face South Africa in the Rugby World Cup on Saturday, given the nod ahead of the talented Tusi Pisi. "It was totally unexpected and I'm over the moon to be selected for such a high calibre game against such a good team," he told Reuters on the eve of the clash at Villa Park.

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  14. Stanley shocked to be picked for SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Samoa flyhalf Mike Stanley was shocked to be picked in the starting line-up to face South Africa in the Rugby World Cup on Saturday, given the nod ahead of the talented Tusi Pisi. "It was totally unexpected and I'm over the moon to be selected for such a high calibre game against such a good team," he told Reuters on the eve of the clash at Villa Park.

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  15. Where does the A-League fit in among the world's leagues?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | The Age

    It's a perennial debate among Australian soccer fans. Where does the A-League fit in on the global standards league table? Everyone knows that while it might be Australia's top domestic competition it can't be mentioned in the same breath as the leading leagues in the world's top soccer countries.

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  16. Socceroos: More than 12,000 tickets sold in three days for Kyrgyzstan game in CanberraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | The Age

    Canberra has emphatically thrown its support behind the Socceroos, with more than 12,000 tickets sold for the World Cup qualifier against Kyrgyzstan within the first three days of going on sale. The football family, which includes Capital Football players, officials and volunteers, along with people who have registered on the Football Federation Australia website, were able to buy tickets from Tuesday.

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  17. Career of former Socceroo Luke Wilkshire in limbo in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    He has more international caps than Harry Kewell and Mark Viduka and three years ago was officially listed as Australia's highest paid footballer. Yet, the career of ex-Dynamo Moscow fullback Luke Wilkshire hangs in a frustrating limbo after parting ways with Dutch club Feyenoord last month.

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  18. Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski's scoring spree joins best hauls in football historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Was Robert Lewandowski's incredible five goals in nine minutes for Bayern Munich this morning the best scoring spree in football history? It's surely up there, especially considering Munich were losing to Wolfsburg when he was brought on as a second-half substitute. From Mark Viduka to Sadio Mane, there have been some incredible hauls from world class strikers.

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  19. Australia captain Jedinak to miss Jordan clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    MELBOURNE: Australia coach Ange Postecoglou has welcomed back a trio of Asian Cup winners into his 23-man squad for next month's World Cup qualifier against Jordan but captain Mile Jedinak remains sidelined with hamstring troubles. The Crystal Palace skipper Jedinak missed both the winning qualifiers against Bangladesh and Tajikistan after straining his hamstring in the Premier League and had suffered a relapse, Postecoglou said on Wednesday.

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  20. Socceroos name key trio for WC qualifier, Jedinak left outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | ABC News

    Trent Sainsbury, James Troisi and Tomi Juric have been named in Australia's 23-man squad for next month's World Cup qualifier against Jordan. Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou on Wednesday included the trio - missing from the last round of qualifiers due to injury - for their toughest Group B assignment, a clash in Amman on October 8. Bradford City defender James Meredith is a chance to make his Socceroos debut after impressing in England's League One while Jackson Irvine and Chris Ikonomidis drop out of the squad due to Olyroos commitments.

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