The ageing Socceroos line-up is finally enjoying a welcome injection of youth, led by Robbie Kruse.
Archie Thompson has become a weapon off the bench for the Socceroos, scoring three goals in his past three internationals.
Tim Cahill and Archie Thompson have scored late to hand Australia a much-needed 2-1 win over Iraq in their World Cup qualifier in Doha.
Socceroos goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer has backed Australia's new-look defence to handle Iraq in their World Cup qualifier against Iraq.
Iraq coach Zico says his players have not lost any confidence from the 6-0 belting dished out to them by Brazil in Sweden.
The Socceroos could lose control of their own destiny with a poor result in the upcoming World Cup qualifier against Iraq in Doha.
The Socceroos have brushed aside concerns about the heat in Tuesday's World Cup qualifier against Iraq in Qatar.
Coach Holger Osieck has urged the Socceroos to rediscover their attacking instincts in their crunch World Cup qualifying match against Iraq.
Young defender Matthew Spiranovic has a chance to cement his spot in the Socceroos' World Cup qualifier against Iraq.
Socceroos coach Holger Osieck says he left Tim Cahill on the bench for Australia's 0-0 match against Oman as he wasn't sure of the star striker's fitness.
The Socceroos will fly back to Australia for Tuesday's match against Japan in Brisbane a little hot under the collar following a 0-0 draw with Oman in Muscat
Harry Kewell says he is close to signing a new deal to stay at Melbourne Victory next season.
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.
Lucas Neill says the steamy conditions in Muscat will be no excuse for the Socceroos in Friday's World Cup qualifier against Oman.