Australia homecoming stalemate vs. Saudi Arabia a setback for World Cup qualification hopes

"In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity," Sun Tzu wrote in "The Art of War" around 2,500 years ago. Perhaps, following Australia's 0-0 draw with Saudi Arabia on Thursday, it could be said to be "The Art of Arnold." Full story published in ESPN: https://www.espn.com.au/football/fifa-world-cup-qualifying-afc/story/4516717/australia-homecoming-stalemate-vs-saudi-arabia-a-setback-for-world-cup-qualification-hopes

“He thoroughly deserves his selection” – Daniel Arzani continues national team comeback

Daniel Arzani’s 2021 renaissance has continued after being named in Graham Arnold’s 27-player squad for coming World Cup Qualifiers against China and Vietnam -- putting him in line for a first senior international cap since 2018. Fresh off debuting with new side Lommel SK, Arzani will fly into Doha in the next 48 hours, where … Continue reading “He thoroughly deserves his selection” – Daniel Arzani continues national team comeback

Arnold a happy coach once again after ‘fantastic’ Socceroos performance

Full story published in SBS' The World Game: https://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/arnold-a-happy-coach-once-again-after-fantastic-socceroos-performance In the wake of his side extending Australia’s best-ever run of away form in Asia, Socceroos’ coach Graham Arnold has declared that his squad has no fear of travelling to face the AFC’s best. Easing past a gallant Nepal 3-0 thanks to goals from Mathew Leckie, … Continue reading Arnold a happy coach once again after ‘fantastic’ Socceroos performance

Denis Genreau, Connor Metcalfe and Ruon Tongyik – caps 610, 611 and 612 – buzzing after inernational debuts

Beneficiaries of trust from their coaches and the proliferation of opportunities in the A-League in 2020-21, Socceroos’ debutants Denis Genreau, Connor Metcalfe and Ruon Tongyik can scarcely contain the pride that has accompanied their international debuts. Starting next to Kenny Dougall at the base of the Socceroos’ midfield, Genreau became the 610th player to play … Continue reading Denis Genreau, Connor Metcalfe and Ruon Tongyik – caps 610, 611 and 612 – buzzing after inernational debuts