Socceroos coach Holger Osieck was content to take a point out of Australia's opening World Cup qualifier against Oman in Muscat.
The Socceroos have made a slow start on the road to the 2014 World Cup with a 0-0 draw against Oman in a qualifier in Muscat.
The Socceroos' J-League player Alex Brosque warns Japanese soccer is entering a golden period ahead of Tuesday's World Cup qualifier in Brisbane.
With Tim Cahill and Mark Schwarzer nearing the end of their English Premier League careers, Chris Herd is set to maintain Australia's EPL presence.
Director Phillip Noyce isn't used to putting on a large-scale production for 22 people but he's happy to make an exception for Australia's World Cup bid.
Australia's bid to host the 2018 or 2022 FIFA World Cups has hit a snag with the NRL rejecting a proposed schedule from Football Federation Australia.