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.
Mooy’s Huddersfield slump to EPL defeat against Palace
Caltex Socceroos playmaker Aaron Mooy could do nothing to inspire Huddersfield Town in the Premier League overnight, going down 2-0 to relegation rivals Crystal Palace. In his second match back from a knee injury, Mooy got through the full 90 minutes for David Wagner’s men at
Championship wrap: Luongo scores in QPR’s impressive comeback
Caltex Socceroos midfielder Massimo Luongo scored a classy goal as QPR came-from-behind to snatch a 2-2 draw against promotion candidates Fulham in the English Championship overnight. Fulham, unbeaten in their last 15 matches, led 2-0 heading into first-half stoppage-time befo
Colombia squad named ahead of Caltex Socceroos friendly
World-class stars James Rodriguez, Radamel Falcao and Tottenham’s Davinson Sanchez have all been included in Colombia’s squad for the upcoming friendly against the Caltex Socceroos. Bart van Marwijk’s side takes on the South American’s in London on March 28 (AEDT), just days a
Aussies Abroad: Maclaren’s 10-man Hibs secure draw in SPL
It was a frustrating night for Caltex Socceroos striker Jamie Maclaren as his 10-man Hibernian held on for a 1-1 at St Johnstone in the Scottish Premiership on Saturday morning (AEDT). But the young Aussie only played 14 minutes, substituted after Hibs keeper Ofir Marciano was