Caltex Socceroos goalkeeper Danny Vukovic has kept a clean sheet as his side Genk won 1-0 at Belgian giants and defending Jupiler League champions Anderlecht overnight.
Anderlecht were unbeaten in their previous six matches, but were defeated by a determined Genk side who scored the game’s only goal early in the second half through Ghanaian defender Joseph Aidoo.
Other Socceroos were in action overnight.
GERSBACH RIDING HIGH IN NORWAY
Alex Gersbach’s Norwegian side have claimed a fifth victory in six games to remain ten points clear at the top of the Eliteserien.
A brace of goals from former Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner has helped steer Rosenborg to a comfortable 3-0 win at Brann.
Gersbach played a full part, but picked up a second-half booking.
CARDS GALORE IN LECKIE’S LATEST OUTING
Mathew Leckie has been involved in a fiery encounter in the German Bundesliga.
The Caltex Socceroos attacker was one of seven players booked in Hertha Berlin’s 1-1 draw away at SC Freiburg.
Leckie played a full 90 minutes, with both goals coming via the penalty spot.
NO JOY FOR JURIC
Tomi Juric has been unable to prevent his Swiss side from falling to a narrow home defeat to league leaders Young Boys.
The Caltex Socceroos striker played a full 90 minutes as Luzern were defeated 1-0, courtesy of a first half goal from Serbian striker Miralem Sulejmani.
BEHICH IN TURKISH STALEMATE
Aziz Behich has played a full part in Bursaspor’s latest outing in the Turkish Super Lig.
The Australian wing-back’s side has drawn away 0-0 at fellow mid-table side Sivasspor.
MISERABLE DAY FOR MUSTI
It’s been an unhappy day for fringe Caltex Socceroo Mustafa Amini.
The youngster’s Danish side Aarhus has been well beaten 4-0 at FC Copenhagen.
Amini also picked up a first half booking.
Cahill's Jamshedpur remain unbeaten in Indian Super League
Tim Cahill’s unbeaten start to life in the Indian Super League has continued with his Jamshedpur drawing 1-1 with ATK overnight. In his first home appearance for his new club, Australia’s greatest-ever goalscorer started in attack and played 74 minutes before he was substitute
Aussies Abroad: Milestone moment for Leckie in Bundesliga
Mathew Leckie has reached an impressive milestone after again featuring for Hertha Berlin as they continued their strong start to the season in the Bundesliga. The Caltex Socceroos winger came off the bench for the last 28 minutes as Hertha drew 1-1 with Freiburg in Berlin.
Aussies Abroad: Rogic stars in clash of Caltex Socceroos, Ryan and Mabil impress
In-form Caltex Socceroos star Tom Rogic produced a man-of-the-match performance in Celtic’s 4-2 Scottish Premiership win over Hibernian on Sunday morning (AEDT). Rogic - who netted in Australia’s 4-0 friendly win over Kuwait on Tuesday - scored an outstanding goal and then pro
Milicic ‘extremely proud’ of Young Socceroos comeback
Young Socceroos boss Ante Milicic praised his side’s “strong Australian mentality” after they battled back to salvage a 1-1 draw in their AFC U-19 Championship opener against Korea Republic. Melbourne City’s Ramy Najjarine came off the bench to score a stunning 89th-minute equ