Qantas Socceroos Abroad
All the latest news about our national team's stars overseas.
- Tim Cahill played a full game and scored in Everton-s 1-1 draw with Wolves.
- Brett Emerton came on in the 65th minute of Blackburn-s 2-1 loss away to Birmingham City.
- Adam Federici played a full game in Reading-s 1-1 draw with Nottingham Forrest.
- Richard Garcia came on in the 69th minute of Hull City-s scoreless draw against Watford.
- Neil Kilkenny played 90 minutes of Leeds United-s 3-1 win over Millwall.
- Scott McDonald played a full game in Middlesbrough-s 1-0 win over Sheffield United.
- Nikita Rukavytsya played 68 minutes of Hertha Berlin-s 3-2 win over Rot-Weiss Oberhausen.
- Adrian Madaschi played a full game in Portosummaga-s 2-0 win over Cittadella.
- Brett Holman played the full match in AZ Alkmaar-s 3-1 loss away to PSV Eindhoven.
- Tommy Oar came on in the 80th minute of FC Utrecht-s 3-0 win over Willem II.
- Luke WIlkshire played a full match in Dinamo Moscow-s 3-0 win over Lokomotiv Moscow.
- Ante Covic came on in the 57th minute of Elfsborg-s 1-1 draw with Hacken.
- Retired Socceroo Scott Chipperfield played 73 minutes in Basel-s 1-1 draw with FC Thun.
- Harry Kewell and Lucas Neill played a full game in Galatasaray-s 2-0 home loss to Bursaspor.
- Mile Jedinak played 90 minutes in Genclerbirligi-s 0-0 draw with Gaziantepspor.
- James Troisi played a full game in Kayserispor-s 1-0 win over Karabukspor.
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE PLAYOFFS
First legs (Second legs to be played August 24)
- Retired Socceroo Scott Chipperfield-s came on in the 88th minute of Basel-s 1-0 home win over Sheriff (Moldova).
EUROPA LEAGUE PLAYOFFS
First legs - August 19 (Second legs to be played August 26)
- Harry Kewell and Lucas Neill both played a full match as Galatasaray earned a 2-2 home draw against Karpaty Lviv (Ukraine) after being 2-0 down.
- Nathan Burns came on in the 71st minute of AEK Athens- 1-0 away win over Dundee United (Scotland).
- Brett Holman played 77 minutes and scored the opening goal in AZ Alkmaar-s 2-0 home win over Aktobe (Kazakhstan).
- Ryan Griffiths received a red card while Joel Griffiths came on in the 79th minute of Beijing Guoan-s 2-2 draw with Henan.
- Josh Kennedy played a full game and scored the final goal in Nagoya Grampus- 3-1 win over Gamba Osaka.
- Matthew Spiranovic played a full game and scored in Urawa Reds- 4-1 win over Shonan Bellmare.
Opponent Watch: Pogba still 'positive' despite criticism
France defender Raphael Varane insists teammate Paul Pogba is “staying positive” despite copping negative comments in the French press. Pogba, who played a key role in the winning goal against the Socceroos on Saturday night, described himself as the "most criticised player in
Day 32 Wrap: All eyes on Denmark for Socceroos
The Socceroos' tournament fate will go on the line against Denmark tonight, but there was a relaxed atmosphere among the players as Bert van Marwijk's side completed their MD-1 training session. Here’s a wrap of Day 32 in Socceroos camp, brought to you by Caltex.
Van Marwijk: Socceroos must create more chances against Denmark
Bert van Marwijk says a repeat of the performance against France is the bare minimum for the Socceroos as they look to keep their FIFA World Cup™ hopes alive against Denmark on Thursday night (AEST). Australia takes on Denmark at 10pm on Thursday in Samara – live on SBS and Op
Press conference: van Marwijk and Behich talk ahead of Socceroos v Denmark
Socceroos boss Bert van Marwijk and Aziz Behich have fronted the official pre-match press conference ahead of Australia’s crucial Group C clash against Denmark in Samara on Thursday night (AEST). After a first-up loss to France on the weekend, the Socceroos will be chasing all