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Ange Postecoglou’s Socceroos revolution delivers mixed results in Russia

Chile v Australia - FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 - Group B

Ange Postecoglou wants to revolutionise Australian football. He has said so repeatedly during his four-year reign at the helm of the national team, and his players are quick to repeat this mantra at every opportunity. The 51-year-old aspires to create a Socceroos side that favours passing over pragmatism, creative attack over aerial bombardment.

Socceroos set for era-defining Confederations Cup campaign in Russia

Cameroon v Chile - FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 - Group B

On the outskirts of subtropical Sochi, the Australian national team look nonchalant while running through final preparations ahead of their opening game of the 2017 Fifa Confederations Cup. As the cloud-covered sun dips towards an azure Black Sea, there are no visible signs that the pressure of forthcoming clashes with Germany, Cameroon and Chile weighs on the 23-man squad.

Messi's Argentina and Neymar's Brazil to play MCG SuperClasico

Neymar Olympics Gold

Ten years on from sinking the Socceroos in a friendly, Barcelona superstar Leo Messi is set to return to the MCG again in national colours, with the Victorian government likely to confirm on Friday the “SuperClasico de las Americas” between Argentina and Brazil, which will take place at the Melbourne sporting mecca on 9 June.

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Chile v Australia - FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 - Group B

Ange Postecoglou’s Socceroos revolution delivers mixed results in Russia

Ange Postecoglou wants to revolutionise Australian football. He has said so repeatedly during his four-year reign at the helm of the national team, and his players are quick to repeat this mantra at every opportunity. The 51-year-old aspires to create a Socceroos side that favours passing over pragmatism, creative attack over aerial bombardment.

Cameroon v Chile - FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 - Group B

Socceroos set for era-defining Confederations Cup campaign in Russia

On the outskirts of subtropical Sochi, the Australian national team look nonchalant while running through final preparations ahead of their opening game of the 2017 Fifa Confederations Cup. As the cloud-covered sun dips towards an azure Black Sea, there are no visible signs that the pressure of forthcoming clashes with Germany, Cameroon and Chile weighs on the 23-man squad.