Cahill Makes Team Of The Year
Socceroo Tim Cahill extraordinary season with Millwall continued yesterday when he was named in the PFA Nationwide Division One Team of the Year.
Socceroo Tim Cahill extraordinary season with Millwall continued yesterday when he was named in the PFA Nationwide Division One Team of the Year. Cahill, who was instrumental in leading Millwall to the FA Cup Final, last month made his Socceroo debut against South Africa and has helped Millwall onto the cusp of qualification for the promotion play-offs. Millwall, with Cahill absent through suspension, lost on the weekend and have now slipped off the pace with their focus firmly on their historic clash with Manchester United in a month-s time. Cahill has scored 12 goals this season from midfield and his exploits over the last few seasons, but more so this season, have attracted the interest of several Premier League clubs.
Opponent Watch: Deschamps slams ‘cocky’ France
The Caltex Socceroos weren’t the only team in pre-World Cup friendly action this weekend, with all three of their Group C opponents in Russia featuring in matches. And Australia’s first opponents at the World Cup France suffered a setback in their preparations against Colombia
Analysis: debutants Petratos, Susnjar the positives after Oslo loss
Result aside, Dimi Petratos and Aleksandar Susnjar had assured debuts on Saturday morning. It was encouraging to see two starting XI debutants given a chance in Bert van Marwijk’s first game in charge. REPORT: Caltex Socceroos undone by Norway in BvM's maiden match ANAL
'Emotional' Nabbout on a high after Caltex Socceroos debut
A proud Andrew Nabbout revelled in redemption on Saturday morning (AEDT) after capping a hard road to international football with a first Caltex Socceroos cap. Once on the outer of the Hyundai A-League, Nabbout joined his former Newcastle Jets team-mate Dimitri Petratos in Aus
Analysis: enthusiastic Norway give Australia plenty to ponder
Australia struggled to deal with an at-times direct Norway, but the Norwegians showed there is more to their game after a 4-1 win over the Caltex Socceroos overnight. Ola Kamara's well-taken hat-trick for Lars Lagerbeck's side the highlight for a Norway that released the shac