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Australia v Saudi: The Good Oil

Australia v Saudi: The Good Oil

I have a good feeling about this game against the Saudis. 24 May 2017
Bullish Ange: We're in good shape

Bullish Ange: We're in good shape

Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou remains bullish about the side’s hopes of automatic qualification for the 2018 World Cup despite being three points off the pace with three games to play. 22 May 2017
Papas heads to Saudi Arabia

Papas heads to Saudi Arabia

Australian coach Arthur Papas has left Victorian NPL club Green Gully to take up a lucrative opportunity to work as the assistant coach at Saudi Arabian outfit Al Ettifaq effective immediately. 23 Feb 2017
Clattenburg's Premier League career not over yet

Clattenburg's Premier League career not over yet

The Premier League has appointed Mark Clattenburg to referee West Brom versus Bournemouth as his top-flight career surprisingly continues. 21 Feb 2017
Saudi Arabia great Noor given four-year doping ban

Saudi Arabia great Noor given four-year doping ban

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has imposed a four-year "period of ineligibility" on Mohammed Noor as a result of a failed doping test. 16 Dec 2016
Japan 2 Saudi Arabia 1: Kiyotake and Haraguchi seal vital home win

Japan 2 Saudi Arabia 1: Kiyotake and Haraguchi seal vital home win

Hiroshi Kiyotake and Genki Haraguchi struck to keep Japan's World Cup hopes very much intact with a 2-1 win over Saudi Arabia. 15 Nov 2016
Ange: Roos under no pressure against Thais

Ange: Roos under no pressure against Thais

Australian National Team Coach Ange Postecoglou is adamant that the Socceroos are under no pressure going into their World Cup qualifier against Thailand. 2 Nov 2016
Kruse: We're better than that

Kruse: We're better than that

Socceroo attacker Robbie Kruse believes their 1-1 draw against Japan did not show progression after the high expectations placed on them by coach Ange Postecoglou. 12 Oct 2016
Ange not satisfied by 'good point'

Ange not satisfied by 'good point'

Australia coach Ange Postecoglou says the 2-2 draw away to Saudi Arabia was a “good point” but feels his side could have got all three. 7 Oct 2016
Draw 'feels like a loss'

Draw 'feels like a loss'

Socceroos duo Robbie Kruse and Trent Sainsbury both have claimed Friday morning’s 2-2 draw with Saudi Arabia “feels like a loss”. 7 Oct 2016
Socceroos' perfect record ended

Socceroos' perfect record ended

Australia remains top of Group B in Asian 2018 World Cup qualifying despite a 2-2 draw away to Saudi Arabia in Jeddah on Friday morning (AEDT). 7 Oct 2016
Ange coy on Roos starting XI

Ange coy on Roos starting XI

Socceroos boss Ange Postecoglou has given nothing away about the make-up of his starting line-up for Friday morning’s top-of-the-table 2018 World Cup qualifier away to Saudi Arabia. 6 Oct 2016
Postecoglou impressed by Mooy form

Postecoglou impressed by Mooy form

Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou says Aaron Mooy's best is yet to come as long as the insecurity surrounding the state of Australian football disappears. 20 Sep 2016
Rookie Roo gets the call from Ange

Rookie Roo gets the call from Ange

Former Melbourne Victory and Adelaide United starlet James Jeggo is the bolter debutant in Ange Postecoglou's latest Socceroos squad for next month's World Cup qualifiers. 20 Sep 2016