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FIFA World Cup: Socceroos hope fighting display in Qatar will have put 'Australian football on the map'
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FIFA World Cup: Socceroos hope fighting display in Qatar will have put 'Australian football on the map'

It was only the second time that the Socceroos had got this far at the tournament and there was a sense of pride after being edged out in Qatar on Saturday to one of the pre-World Cup favourites.

Australian footballer Josh Cavallo 'overwhelmed' by support after coming out as gay
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Australian footballer Josh Cavallo 'overwhelmed' by support after coming out as gay

The 21-year-old, who plays for Adelaide United in Australia's A-League, said on social media on Wednesday: "I'm a footballer and I'm gay."

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Record-breaking Australia set their sights on Japan
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FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Record-breaking Australia set their sights on Japan

Australia became the first team to win 11 games on the trot in the same World Cup qualifying campaign after beating Oman 3-1 in Qatar

Australia’s ‘golden generation’ from 2006 urges administrators to utilise COVID-19 lockdown to reset country’s football
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Australia’s ‘golden generation’ from 2006 urges administrators to utilise COVID-19 lockdown to reset country’s football

A group of Australia’s top former football players have called for the national governing body to use the coronavirus shutdown for a reset of the domestic game.

Football Federation Australia rules out review of national women's coach Alen Stajcic's controversial dismissal
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Football Federation Australia rules out review of national women's coach Alen Stajcic's controversial dismissal

Alen Stajcic has threatened legal action against Football Federation Australia, saying his career was in tatters following the still unexplained dismissal

AFC Asian Cup 2019: Defending champions Australia stunned by Jordan to slump to worst ever start in competition
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AFC Asian Cup 2019: Defending champions Australia stunned by Jordan to slump to worst ever start in competition

Australia, who had 76 percent of possession but only six shots on target, were undone by Anas Bani-Yaseen's powerful first-half header.

Socceroos legend Tim Cahill bids emotional farewell as Martin Boyle scores brace in Australia's 3-0 win against Lebanon
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Socceroos legend Tim Cahill bids emotional farewell as Martin Boyle scores brace in Australia's 3-0 win against Lebanon

Veteran Tim Cahill bid an emotional farewell on Tuesday on his 108th and final appearance for Australia as Scottish striker Martin Boyle scored twice for his newly-adopted country.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Australia goalkeeper Mat Ryan warns France against taking Socceroos lightly
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FIFA World Cup 2018: Australia goalkeeper Mat Ryan warns France against taking Socceroos lightly

Socceroos goalkeeper Mat Ryan has warned France that a new, improved Australia team are plotting an early World Cup shock when the sides meet in Kazan on Saturday.

FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifiers: Syria face Australia in home leg of play-offs with eye on 'dream' Russia berth
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FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifiers: Syria face Australia in home leg of play-offs with eye on 'dream' Russia berth

A qualifying campaign that has defied civil war and internal splits has brought Syria within sight of a miraculous World Cup berth — if they can overcome Asian champions Australia.