Ange Postecoglou has signalled he won't be afraid to hand 18-year-old wildcard Riley McGree an international debut in this month's crunch WCQs.
Riley McGree and veteran striker Tim Cahill are in the Socceroos squad for this month's crunch World Cup qualifiers, but Nathan Burns has missed out.
Marcello Lippi has named seven players from reigning Chinese Super League champions Guangzhou Evergrande in his squad to face South Korea and Iran.
South Korea will be without in-form Tottenham Hotspur forward Son Heung-Min for their crucial 2018 World Cup qualifier in China later this month.
Tomi Juric has answered Ange Postecoglou's call for more ambition, declaring he is "pushing for something big" in one of Europe's top leagues.
Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold believes Rhyan Grant has what it takes to become the Socceroos' long-term right-back.