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.
Former Socceroos duo appointed as Wanderers W-League coaches
Former Caltex Socceroos duo Dean Heffernan and Michael Beauchamp have been appointed head coach and assistant coach of Western Sydney Wanderers' Westfield W-League side respectively... Heffernan, who made nine appearances for the men’s outfit during season 2013/14, replaces outg
Aussies Abroad: Mixed fortunes overnight for Ryan and Degenek
There were two Caltex Socceroos in action on Wednesday morning (AEST), with significant results playing out for Mat Ryan and Milos Degenek. Ryan’s Brighton & Hove Albion suffered an agonising late loss to Tottenham Hotspur in London, with an 88th-minute Christian Eriksen goal
Aussies Abroad: Two-year Danish Superliga record falls as Mabil's Midtjylland lose to Brondby
Awer Mabil’s hopes of clinching the Danish Superliga title with FC Midtjylland suffered a blow after a 2-1 loss to Brondby earlier this morning. Marc Dal Hende opened the scoring early for Midtjylland, but a swift equaliser from Simon Hedlund and a deflected winner from Jens M