The ABC is the Official Free-To-Air Broadcaster for the AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015 - Asia's biggest football competition.
ABC's coverage begins on Tuesday 18 November at 9pm AEDT with the friendly between defending champions Japan v Australia LIVE on ABC TV from Yanmar Stadium Nagai, Osaka.
Then, the Asian Cup kicks off on Friday 9 January and EVERY match featuring the Socceroos will be broadcast on ABC TV, commercial free and in its entirety. ABC Radio will provide live and commercial free coverage on mobile, online and radio as the competition unfolds around the country. Matches will also be streamed on iview.
Full schedule available here http://ab.co/asiancupabc
Australia make strong start in Phnom Penh on road to Thailand and Tokyo
The Australian U-23 National Team got their 2020 AFC U-23 Championship Qualification campaign off to a strong start in Cambodia on Saturday morning (AEDT), recording a solid 6-0 win over their hosts in Phnom Penh. From the outset Australia looked well prepared for their Cambo
'These boys are ready': Arnold confident ahead of AFC U-23 qualifiers
Graham Arnold was at the helm the last time an Australian team qualified for the Olympic Games with a squad skippered by Mark Milligan and containing a host of players who would go on to become Caltex Socceroos. Now 11 years on from those 2008 Games, Arnold leads a new crop of
'We have to thank Australia for giving us this opportunity': The magnificent mix of the Caltex Socceroos
Australia is a melting pot, and nothing illustrates that more than the country's national team, the Caltex Socceroos. Harmony Day, held each year on March 21, is Australia’s celebration of cultural diversity.
McGree and Genreau eager to play crucial role on road to Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Key Australia U-23s midfielder Riley McGree has declared he and his teammates are ‘ready and acclimatised’ to the stifling conditions in Cambodia, as they embark on qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics. Australia face hosts Cambodia on Saturday morning (AEDT) in c