Features news coverage of Australia and its players, including match reports and general football news.

John Aloisi: helping or hurting?

John Aloisi has been vocal in his suggestions the A-League is a hard place to win friends. He needs to realise it's time to stop.

Socceroos defeat of Wales: a sign of things to come

The Socceroos' upcoming World Cup campaign looks on firm ground. This morning's friendly against Wales showed the evident class of both sides' top...

A-League: It’s all about Harry Kewell

Harry Kewell. A show-pony. A drama queen. The best football player to come out of Australia. Just the mention of his name prompts the...

Kewell the answer to A-League’s Marquee Question?

The A-League has a generous system encouraging Australian teams to sign global superstars. Yet no-one seems to be taking advantage of it.

Jermaine Pennant’s Ireland/England adventure

Jermaine Pennant wants to play for Ireland and doesn't mind saying so. It doesn't sit well with Liam Lawrence that he's saying so. Is there anything wrong with Pennant's attitude?

Fergie Time: How England Can Host the Next World Cup

Welcome to Fergie Time, a roundup/newsletter type deal that delivers news, opinion and links directly to your screen. As the name suggests, there will...

World Cup News: The Secret Behind England’s Revival? A Good Old Fashioned Pint!

A very good day to you all, and welcome to the daily World Cup column here on Soccerlens. It seems England may have a certain...

Australia 2-1 Serbia – Video Highlights

Australia 2-1 Serbia 2010 FIFA World Cup 23 June 2010 Australia secured their first win of the 2010 World Cup but it wouldn't be enough as they...

World Cup News: Patrice Evra Refuses To Blame Mice!

And lo, we find ourselves face-to-face once more. Welcome, friends, to the daily World Cup column on Soccerlens. It would appear that, despite bravely limiting...

Ghana 1 Australia 1 – Black Stars squander, Socceroos fight

In a sentenceGhana waste their one man advantage, while Australia rally strongly in the second half.Don't shoot!Hopeful long shots formed the bulk of Ghana's...

Australia 1-1 Ghana – Video Highlights

Australia 1-1 Ghana 2010 FIFA World Cup 19 June 2010 It was a back and forth match as Australia started off strong but in the end would...

World Cup News: North Korea Struggling With Ball Control

Afternoon everybody, and welcome to the daily Soccerlens World Cup column. Here's the best of what the tournament, way down yonder in South Africa, has...