ABC TV is the official free-to-air broadcaster and ABC Grandstand is the official non-commercial radio broadcaster of the AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015.
Coverage kicks off on January 9 when Australia play Kuwait at Melbourne Rectangular Stadium.
Want to be the ABC’s ‘FOOTBALL INSIDER’ at the AFC Asian Cup?
Post your commentary on the fans from a recent game you’ve seen and use the hashtag #ABCFootballFan on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook to enter. The winners in each city will win a double pass to an Asian Cup game and the chance to be ABC’s fan reporter for the day. Get your entry in before the comp closed on 30 December 2014.
Hosted by Stephanie Brantz, every group round game featuring the Socceroos will be broadcast on ABC TV and simulcast on ABC iview, commercial free and in its entirety. All Socceroos finals matches will be broadcast live on ABC TV and ABC iview. Every Socceroos game and all finals will be broadcast live on ABC Radio. Every other game night, ABC will screen a 30 minute highlight package bringing you expert analysis and the best of the day’s action across all four groups.
For all the latest Asian Cup news and broadcast details visit abc.net.au/asiancup
Susnjar filled with pride after making Caltex Socceroos debut
Beaming with pride, Aleksandar Susnjar has revealed the moment he knew he was going to make his Caltex Socceroos debut and spoken about realising his childhood dream. Susnjar played the last 38 minutes of Saturday morning’s (AEDT) friendly defeat against Norway in Oslo to earn
Poll: choose your Caltex Socceroos starting XI to face Colombia in London
After Saturday morning’s (AEDT) loss to Norway, the Caltex Socceroos get a chance at redemption when they take on Colombia in London. Coach Bert van Marwijk handed debuts to the likes of Dimitri Petratos, Andrew Nabbout and Aleksandar Susnjar in Oslo and is sure to freshen up
What’s next for the Caltex Socceroos?
While Bert van Marwijk’s debut game as Caltex Socceroos coach didn’t go to plan, the side gets a chance to put things right when they take on Colombia in London on Wednesday morning (Australian time). The South Americans are a dangerous side, having beaten Australia’s Group C
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