The FFA says they won't make the same mistakes again after a report detailed evidence of improper payments in its failed 2022 World Cup bid.
The FFA has decided not to push round one of the upcoming A-League season back to cater for potential Socceroos' World Cup qualifying playoffs.
They're not happy to be heading home, but at least the Socceroos are leaving on a high after a 1-1 draw with South American champions Chile.
Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold has brought in another Central Coast old boy, hiring Phil Moss as his second assistant.
Australia's encouraging Confederations Cup showing proved that there should be a World Cup spot for Tim Cahill, but Mile Jedinak's could be in doubt.
Even by Ange Postecoglou's funky selection standards, this was a shake-up for the ages.