Goalkeeper Liam Reddy's A-League future at Sydney FC looks increasingly perilous with the club upgrading his charge over drinking on a team flight.
The Socceroos will head into Tuesday's clash with Serbia full of confidence after a makeshift side proved too strong for New Zealand in a 3-0 win.
Socceroos coach Holger Osieck is upbeat after a makeshift Australian side got the job done in a 3-0 win over New Zealand at Adelaide Oval.
Josh Kennedy has scored twice on his Socceroos return, with a virtual second-string Australian side overcoming New Zealand 3-0 at Adelaide Oval.
Socceroos coach Holger Osieck has vowed to give as many players as possible an opportunity to impress in Sunday afternoon's clash with New Zealand.
Australian coach Holger Osieck has thrown down the gauntlet to his fringe players, urging them to use Sunday's clash with New Zealand to prove themselves.
Ricki Herbert says the All Whites owe it to the New Zealand people to put in a strong performance on Sunday against the Socceroos.
Adam Federici is hungry for Socceroos game time as he tries to move on from the disappointment of Reading missing out on EPL promotion.
He hasn't played for the Socceroos in eight months but Josh Kennedy wants to show he should be a first choice striker under Holger Osieck.
The Socceroos are bracing for the 'trans-Tasman factor' to kick in when they face a wounded New Zealand side demoralised after a heavy defeat.
Captain Lucas Neill and Blackburn hero Brett Emerton have been named in the Socceroos squad for friendlies against New Zealand and Serbia.
The public won't get the chance to see the start of the Matildas' final build-up for the FIFA women's World Cup.
Wellington Phoenix say they should be entitled to qualify for the Asian Champions League, claiming they are no different to any other side in the A-League.
FFA will wait until the Socceroos' World Cup group opponents are known before considering a clash with New Zealand in the lead-up to the 2010 tournament.
Adelaide United coach Aurelio Vidmar says his side are relishing the chance to take on their Asian Champions League conquerors Gamba Osaka in Toyota on Sunday.