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THE Football Association is considering putting England forward as a potential host for the 2030 World Cup, confirming on Wednesday it has approved a feasibility study into becoming Europe’s only bid. England, the home of the globally dominant Premier League, won the only World Cup the nation has ever hosted …

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World Cup 2018

BOASTING one of the most talented squads in world football, France head into the World Cup with legitimate claims on the title, but questions remain about their team spirit and mentality. FRANCE Game 1 v Australia Kazan June 16 8PM AEST Game 2 v Peru Ekaterinaburg June 22 1AM AEST …

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Socceroos World Cup coaching job

SACKED Serbian 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying coach Slavoljub Muslin has become a Socceroos coaching candidate with an incredible twist involving Ange Postecoglou. It’s understood Muslin is in Australia. He has been contacted by Football Federation Australia with regards to leading the Socceroos to next year’s FIFA World Cup. After …

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World Cup Socceroos squad

ON a whim, Jamie Maclaren took a pair of boots with him on holiday – now those boots have had far more of a workout than his beach gear. Still taking in his change of fortune, from World Cup omission to securing a place in the Australian squad for Russia, …

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Socceroos World Cup squad

SOCCEROOS boss Bert van Marwijk has been forced to make an emergency addition to Australia’s World Cup squad, flying in striker Jamie Maclaren as concerns grow over a knee injury that threatens Tomi Juric’s hopes of playing in Russia. Juric failed to complete training on Monday, hours after Maclaren flew …

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World Cup 2018

THEY are ranked 12th in the world and rely heavily on one man, Tottenham’s Christian Eriksen. Find out all about Australia’s Group C opponents Denmark here. DENMARK Game 1 v Peru Sunday June 17 2AM AEST Game 2 v Australia Thursday June 21 10PM AEST Game 3 v France Wednesday …

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FIFA World Cup 2018

IF Australia needed a gentle reminder of the enormity of the task they face at this year’s World Cup, it landed in their inboxes on Friday morning. France coach Didier Deschamps sent out his star-studded 23-man squad for the tournament and it’s filled to the brim with world class talent: …

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Socceroos result

TEENAGER Daniel Arzani offered a hint of what may be in store in Russia, with his super sub role inspiring the Socceroos to an unconvincing win over Hungary. A minute after coming on in just his second international, Arzani cut inside and unleashed a strike that caught everyone off guard, …

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World Cup moments

IF there is an argument why veteran Tim Cahill should be in the Socceroos’ 2018 World Cup squad, look no further than tale of Roger Milla. More specifically, the impact the evergreen striker had for Cameroon at the 1990 edition of the tournament in Italy. What was the ‘moment’: Roger …

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