Graham Arnold has been appointed as the Socceroos' long-term coach.
Nick Kyrgios has resolved to block out all external expectation surrounding his Australian Open chances as the in-form local ramps up for his Melbourne Park tilt.
The Socceroos post must go to an Australian like Graham Arnold or Tony Popovic, long-time A-league coach Ernie Merrick has declared.
Football Federation Australia chairman Steven Lowy has refused to rule out legal action against FIFA should the world governing body decide to oust him and his board.
Michael Marrone will only spend one more week on the sidelines for his "very ugly" FFA Cup final clash with a ball boy.
Football Federation Australia will begin its search for a new Socceroos coach amid unprecedented uncertainty over its place in Australian football.