Mathew Leckie hopes half a decade in Germany might be about to pay off.
Less than 24 hours after Brazil took the Socceroos to school, Ange Postecoglou set the bar boldly high for the Confederations Cup.
Melbourne Victory have lured back striker Kosta Barbarouses after being released by Wellington for personal reasons.
A-League side Newcastle have recruited former Brisbane Roar midfielder Dimitri Petratos for the second time in six months.
Australia will contest the Confederations Cup without their skipper after Mile Jedinak was sent home to properly recover from a groin injury.
Australia will launch a bid to host the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup which will be fully supported by the federal government.