FIFA World Cup Australia Team 2014

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2014 Schedule 2014 Points Table
2014 Squad / Players List Facts
FIFA World Cup Record Individual Records
Most Appearances Top Goalscorers
Coaching Staff 2010 Information

FIFA World Cup Australia Team Fixtures / Results 2014

FIFA World Cup Australia Team Schedule 2014

13 Jun 2014 - 18:00 Local time
Arena Pantanal
Cuiaba
Group B Chile 3-1 Australia
18 Jun 2014 - 13:00 Local time
Estadio Beira-Rio
Porto Alegre
Group B Australia 2-3 Netherlands
23 Jun 2014 - 13:00 Local time
Arena da Baixada
Curitiba
Group B Australia 0-3 Spain

FIFA World Cup Australia Team 2014 Points Table

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Australia 3 0 0 3 3 9 -6 0

FIFA World Cup Australia Team 2014 Squad

# Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 GK Mathew Ryan 8 April 1992 6 0 Club Brugge
12 GK Mitchell Langerak 22 August 1988 3 0 Borussia Dortmund
18 GK Eugene Galeković 12 June 1981 8 0 Adelaide United
28 GK Mark Birighitti 17 April 1991 1 0 Newcastle Jets
2 DF Ivan Franjić 10 September 1987 8 0 Brisbane Roar
3 DF Jason Davidson 29 June 1991 6 0 Heracles Almelo
6 DF Matthew Špiranović 27 June 1988 17 0 Western Sydney Wanderers
8 DF Luke Wilkshire 1 October 1981 80 8 Dynamo Moscow
19 DF Ryan McGowan 15 August 1989 9 0 Shandong Luneng Taishan
22 DF Alex Wilkinson 13 August 1984 2 0 Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors
29 DF Bailey Wright 28 July 1992 0 0 Preston North End
5 MF Mark Milligan 4 August 1985 28 2 Melbourne Victory
10 MF Tom Rogić 16 December 1992 9 0 Celtic
11 MF Tommy Oar 10 December 1991 14 1 Utrecht
14 MF James Troisi 3 July 1988 10 1 Atalanta
15 MF Mile Jedinak (Captain) 3 August 1984 43 4 Crystal Palace
16 MF James Holland 15 May 1989 13 0 Austria Wien
17 MF Matt McKay 11 January 1983 46 1 Brisbane Roar
20 MF Dario Vidošić 8 April 1987 22 2 Sion
21 MF Massimo Luongo 25 September 1992 1 0 Swindon Town
23 MF Mark Bresciano (vice-captain) 11 February 1980 73 13 Al-Gharafa
26 MF Ben Halloran 14 June 1992 1 0 Fortuna Düsseldorf
30 MF Oliver Bozanic 8 January 1989 3 0 Luzern
4 FW Tim Cahill (vice-captain) 6 December 1979 68 32 New York Red Bulls
7 FW Mathew Leckie 4 February 1991 7 1 FSV Frankfurt
9 FW Joshua Kennedy 20 August 1982 36 17 Nagoya Grampus
24 FW Adam Taggart 2 June 1993 4 3 Newcastle Jets

FIFA World Cup Australia Team Facts

Nickname(s) Socceroos
Association Football Federation Australia
Sub-confederation AFF (South-East Asia)
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Head Coach Ange Postecoglou
Captain Mile Jedinak
Most Caps Mark Schwarzer (109)
Top Scorer Tim Cahill (31)
FIFA Code AUS
FIFA Ranking 59
Highest FIFA Ranking 14 (September 2009)
Lowest FIFA Ranking 92 (June 2000)
Elo Ranking 32
Highest Elo Ranking 9 (November 2001)
Lowest Elo Ranking 75 (November 1965)

Competitive Records

FIFA World Cup Record

FIFA World Cup Record   FIFA World Cup
Qualification Record
Year Result Position Pld W D L GF GA Pld W D L GF GA
1930 Did not participate
1934
1938
1950
1954
1958
1962
1966 Did not qualify 2 0 0 2 2 9
1970 9 3 5 1 12 8
1974 Group stage 14th 3 0 1 2 0 5 11 5 5 1 21 10
1978 Did not qualify 12 6 2 4 20 11
1982 8 4 2 2 22 9
1986 8 4 3 1 20 4
1990 6 2 2 2 11 7
1994 10 7 1 2 21 7
1998 8 6 2 0 34 5
2002 8 7 0 1 73 4
2006 Round of 16 16th 4 1 1 2 5 6 9 7 1 1 31 5
2010 Group stage 21st 3 1 1 1 3 6 14 9 3 2 19 4
2014 Qualified               14 8 4 2 25 12
2018 To be determined            
2022            
Total 4/20 0 titles 10 2 3 5 8 17 119 68 30 21 311 95

Individual Records

Most Appearances

# Name Caps Goals First cap Latest Cap
1 Mark Schwarzer 109 0 31 July 1993 8 September 2013
2 Lucas Neill 96 1 27 March 1996 19 November 2013
3 Brett Emerton 95 20 7 February 1998 9 December 2012
4 Alex Tobin 87 2 9 March 1988 6 November 1998
5 Paul Wade 84 10 3 August 1986 1 November 1996
6 Luke Wilkshire 80 8 9 October 2004 26 May 2014
7 Tony Vidmar 76 3 6 February 1991 7 October 2006
8 Mark Bresciano 73 13 1 June 2001 19 November 2013
9 Scott Chipperfield 68 12 25 September 1998 23 June 2010
10 Tim Cahill 68 32 30 March 2004 26 May 2014

Top Goalscorers

# Name Goals Caps Avg. First cap Latest Cap
1 Tim Cahill 32 68 0.47 30 March 2004 26 May 2014
2 Damian Mori 29 45 0.64 4 September 1992 14 July 2002
3 Archie Thompson 28 53 0.53 28 February 2001 8 September 2013
4 John Aloisi 27 55 0.49 12 March 1997 6 February 2008
5 John Kosmina 25 60 0.42 18 August 1976 22 September 1988
Attila Abonyi 25 61 0.41 4 June 1967 25 November 1977
7 David Zdrilic 20 30 0.67 18 January 1997 29 March 2005
Brett Emerton 20 95 0.21 7 February 1998 9 December 2012
9 Graham Arnold 19 56 0.34 23 October 1985 29 November 1997
10 Ray Baartz 18 48 0.38 28 May 1967 27 April 1974

Coaching Staff

Position Name
Head coach Ange Postecoglou
Assistant coach Ante Miličić
Assistant coach Aurelio Vidmar
Goalkeeping coach Tony Franken

FIFA World Cup Australia Fixtures / Results 2010

Match Date - Time Venue   Results  
7 13/06 20:30 Durban Germany 4:0 (2:0) Australia
24 19/06 16:00 Rustenburg Ghana 1:1 (1:1) Australia
40 23/06 20:30 Nelspruit Australia 2:1 (0:0) Serbia

FIFA World Cup Australia Squad 2010

NUM NAME POSITION HT WT DOB
12 Adam Federici Goalkeeper 1.88m 90 kg January 31, 1985
18 Brad Jones Goalkeeper 1.91m 76 kg March 19, 1982
1 Mark Schwarzer Goalkeeper 1.96m 90 kg October 6, 1972
6 Michael Beauchamp Defender 1.91m 85 kg August 3, 1981
21 David Carney Defender 1.80m 70 kg November 30, 1983
20 Mark Milligan Defender 1.78m 78 kg August 4, 1985
3 Craig Moore Defender 1.85m 80 kg December 12, 1975
2 Lucas Neill Defender 1.85m 74 kg March 9, 1978
23 Mark Bresciano Midfielder 1.82m 73 kg February 11, 1980
4 Tim Cahill Midfielder 1.78m 65 kg December 6, 1979
11 Scott Chipperfield Midfielder 1.80m 80 kg December 30, 1975
5 Jason Culina Midfielder 1.75m 72 kg August 5, 1980
7 Brett Emerton Midfielder 1.85m 88 kg February 22, 1979
19 Richard Garcia Midfielder 1.80m 72 kg September 4, 1981
13 Vincenzo Grella Midfielder 1.82m 79 kg October 5, 1979
15 Mile Jedinak Midfielder 1.89m 81 kg August 3, 1984
10 Harry Kewell Midfielder 1.80m 78 kg September 22, 1978
16 Carl Valeri Midfielder 1.78m 70 kg August 14, 1984
22 Dario Vidosic Midfielder 1.84m 74 kg April 8, 1987
8 Luke Wilkshire Midfielder 1.75m 74 kg October 2, 1981
14 Brett Holman Forward 1.77m 75 kg February 27, 1984
9 Joshua Kennedy Forward 1.94m 84 kg August 20, 1982
17 Nikita Rukavytsa Forward 1.83m 75 kg June 22, 1987