Aussie Abroad News
The impending move of Qantas Socceroo Mark Viduka to Middlesbrough is the major talking point of our players overseas, although Marconi's Alex Brosque this week secured a move to Feyenoord.
Qantas Socceroo Mark Viduka is expected to sign with Middlesbrough today after successfully completing his medical at Boro late last week. Viduka is among a host of Aussies that are involved in moves to new clubs overseas. Exciting young attacking midfielder Alex Brosque (pictured right) has signed a one-year deal with Dutch giant Feyenoord, although his season will be spent at Belgium club Westerlo. Brosque, who made his debut for the Socceroos in Adelaide last month, is expected to be named in the Australian Olympic Football team and will join up with Westerlo after the Olympic Games that finishes in late August. Meanwhile Qantas Socceroo central defender Craig Moore is now being linked with a move to Blackburn Rovers in England reports Scottish newspaper the Sunday Mirror. The report suggests that Moore has lost the captaincy at Rangers and is one player Frank Farina is looking at for his three overage players spots in the Olympic team. Meanwhile Qantas Socceroo Danny Tiatto has had his move to Leicester City confirmed, as has Adrian Caceras with his move to League 2 side Yeovil Town. Further more, Gareth Edds has signed with League 1 side Milton Keynes Dons (formerly known as Wimbledon) after being released by Bradford City. In Germany, Frank Juric has ended his long association with Bayer Leverkusen and signed with newly promoted Hannover 96. Tribalfootball.com reports former Marconi Stallions striker Sasa Radulovic has moved from RW Oberhausen to Bundesliga 2 rivals LR Ahlen, while Austrian-based Eddy Bosnar is being linked with a mover to Everton and Marconi goalkeeper Michael Turnbull is to have trials with Standard Liege in Belgium.
FFA congratulates Young Socceroos on AFF U-18 Championship success
Football Federation Australia Chief Executive David Gallop AM has paid tribute to the Young Socceroos, who beat Malaysia 1-0 overnight in the final of the 2019 AFF U-18 Championship in Vietnam. Gallop said the whole squad and coaching staff should be delighted with their achie
Joeys U-17 and U-15 squads in camp at the AIS
Joeys head coach Trevor Morgan has assembled the two age groups at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) this week, as an important part of the development of the men?s football pathway. The U-17 squad is in camp from 19 to 22 August and the U-15 squad from 22 to 25 August,
Young Socceroos lift AFF U-18 Championship after thrilling, late winner
Lachlan Brook hit a late match-winner as the Young Socceroos secured the 2019 AFF U-18 Championship title with a 1-0 victory over Malaysia. Adelaide United forward Brook broke the deadlock in the 79th minute with a delicate finish over Malaysian goalkeeper Firdaus Iman Mohd Fa
Aussies Abroad: Behich makes debut for İstanbul Basaksehir
Caltex Socceroos defender Aziz Behich made his Turkish Super Lig debut for Istanbul Basaksehir but his new side fell to a 3-0 defeat in the season opener against Yeni Malatyaspor. Behich started alongside the likes of ex-Chelsea striker Demba Ba and former Bundesliga star Elje