The Video Assistant Referee system was used for the first time in World Cup history on Saturday, when France were awarded a penalty against Australia....
France coach Didier Deschamps called on his quality-packed side to "seize the day" when they face Australia looking for an opening win in the World Cup in Kazan on Saturday....
Australia talisman Tim Cahill shot down talk of retirement on Thursday as he targets becoming just the fourth player to score at four World Cups alongside luminaries such as Pele....
The World Cup big guns limbered up on Monday ahead of the tournament opener in Russia while brash underdogs Australia warned Euro 2016 finalists France to brace for an early shock....
Socceroos goalkeeper Mat Ryan has warned France that a new, improved Australia team are plotting an early World Cup shock when the sides meet in Kazan on Saturday....
Head coach Bert van Marwijk will personally pay the salaries of eight assistant coaches and analysts to help Australia prepare the way for this month's World Cup in Russia, local media reported Friday....
Australia coach Bert van Marwijk has been described as "football's equivalent of a civil servant" -- a low-profile figure who emphasises team ethos over individual brilliance....
Australian football chiefs were forced to deny Tuesday that veteran Tim Cahill was in the country's World Cup squad for commercial reasons after in-form Hibernian striker Jamie Maclaren was axed....
In-form Hibernian striker Jamie Maclaren was axed from Australia's World Cup squad Tuesday as coach Bert van Marwijk trimmed it to 26 players, with Bristol City skipper Bailey Wright also cut....
Veteran Tim Cahill was included Monday in Bert van Marwijk's preliminary Australia squad for the World Cup, keeping him on track for a fourth appearance at the football showpiece....
Bert van Marwijk aims to get Australia's World Cup preparations back on track in Tuesday's friendly against Colombia in London....
Brought in to oversee Australia's 2018 World Cup finals campaign, Dutch coach Bert van Marwijk watched his new charges lose 4-1 to Norway on a freezing night in Oslo on Friday....
Tim Cahill is not guaranteed a place in Australia's squad at a fourth World Cup, coach Bert van Marwijk has warned despite including the veteran in his plans for two warm-up games....
New Socceroos coach Bert van Marwijk named his first squad since taking the job Tuesday, with 38-year-old Tim Cahill included after the Dutchman and his scouts monitored 100 players....
New Socceroos coach Bert van Marwijk said Thursday he has set his sights on taking Australia beyond the group stages of the World Cup, but warned it "will not be easy"....
Bert van Marwijk was tipped to achieve "great things" with Australia on Thursday as he was given the job of taking the Socceroos to the World Cup, following Ange Postecoglou's sudden departure....
Bert van Marwijk will take the Socceroos to the World Cup in Russia, Football Federation Australia announced Thursday following Ange Postecoglou's sudden resignation from the top job late last year....
Australia and Colombia are to meet in a friendly at Fulham's Craven Cottage ground on March 27 as part of their preparations for the World Cup, the English second-tier club announced on Friday....
Australia are set to take on Colombia in March as they prepare for the World Cup in Russia, Football Federation Australia said Friday....
Coach Ange Postecoglou announced Wednesday that he will not take Australia to the World Cup next year, ending weeks of speculation about his future after a lengthy qualification campaign....
Tim Cahill's call for more playing time surprised his club coach Thursday and raised the prospect of a move for the veteran after Australia qualified for the World Cup following a stellar showing by captain Mile Jedinak....