A Socceroos recall could finally be on the cards for Brad Jones with coach Bert van Marwijk confirming he's spoken with the Feyenoord goalkeeper.
Jones, who has four caps, was overlooked throughout Ange Postecoglou's tenure despite discovering excellent form in the Dutch Eredivisie.
It was a situation that surprised Dutchman Van Marwijk, who has given a strong indication the 35-year-old is in contention for next month's pre-World Cup friendlies with Norway and Colombia.
"When I speak to someone,...
Officials from FIFA and the AFC have heard the wishes and grievances of Australian football stakeholders and will move quickly to set down a road map for governance reform.
Having heard from all vested parties over the course of three days, the three-man delegation wrapped up Thursday's joint meeting more than three hours early.
They will return to Zurich before stipulating a timeline, composition and mandate for a working group to finally resolve the Australian game's long-standing impasse on who...
The Matildas will contest the Algarve Cup without star forward Kyah Simon, who's been ruled out with a hamstring injury sustained in the W-League Grand Final.
In a further blow to the Matildas' attacking might at the invitational tournament in Portugal, scan results determined Simon faces a lay-off of about three weeks after being forced off the field an hour into Melbourne City's 2-0 Grand Final win over Sydney FC on Sunday.
It's hoped the 26-year-old will be fit to re-join Alen Stajcic's squad...
Tim Cahill has three club games in a week to impress new national team boss Bert van Marwijk and make Australia's squad for March friendlies with Norway and Colombia.
And while Van Marwijk might just select Australia's all-time leading scorer on reputation alone, there's no doubting the 38-year-old needs game time at club level if he's to make an impact in Russia for the Socceroos.
Van Marwijk is due to name an extended 30-man squad -- with the potential for a few more -- in the first week of March.