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Ross McCormack's career still on life support despite goals in Australia

The former Championship top scorer went Down Under to rejuvenate his career, but it appears the spark he once had still hasn't returned

Ross McCormack's career still on life support despite goals in Australia

The former Championship top scorer went Down Under to rejuvenate his career, but it appears the spark he once had still hasn't returned

Ross McCormack's career still on life support despite goals in Australia

The former Championship top scorer went Down Under to rejuvenate his career, but it appears the spark he once had still hasn't returned

A-League tickets much more expensive than Big Bash League

A look into ticket prices for Australia's main domestic summer sports reveals the cricket is a much cheaper option

Former US national football team coach Jurgen Klinsmann is said to be interested in leading Australia at the World Cup

Former US national football team coach Jurgen Klinsmann is said to be interested in leading Australia at the World Cup (AFP Photo/EZEQUIEL BECERRA)

Former US national football team coach Jurgen Klinsmann is said to be interested in leading Australia at the World Cup

World Cup draw: France likely to dominate Australia's group

The Socceroos have drawn France, Peru and Denmark in Group C for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

World Cup draw: France likely to dominate Australia's group

World Cup draw: France likely to dominate Australia's group

World Cup draw: France likely to dominate Australia's group

World Cup draw: France likely to dominate Australia's group

French football fans react to World Cup draw

France coach Didier Deschamps has been lucky: his team have been given one of the easiest groups for the World Cup 2018, following the draw which took place in Moscow on Friday. France will play Australia, Denmark and Peru in Group C.

French football fans react to World Cup draw

France coach Didier Deschamps has been lucky: his team have been given one of the easiest groups for the World Cup 2018, following the draw which took place in Moscow on Friday. France will play Australia, Denmark and Peru in Group C.

French football fans react to World Cup draw

France coach Didier Deschamps has been lucky: his team have been given one of the easiest groups for the World Cup 2018, following the draw which took place in Moscow on Friday. France will play Australia, Denmark and Peru in Group C.

French football fans react to World Cup draw

France coach Didier Deschamps has been lucky: his team have been given one of the easiest groups for the World Cup 2018, following the draw which took place in Moscow on Friday. France will play Australia, Denmark and Peru in Group C.

French football fans react to World Cup draw

France coach Didier Deschamps has been lucky: his team have been given one of the easiest groups for the World Cup 2018, following the draw which took place in Moscow on Friday. France will play Australia, Denmark and Peru in Group C.

French football fans react to World Cup draw

France coach Didier Deschamps has been lucky: his team have been given one of the easiest groups for the World Cup 2018, following the draw which took place in Moscow on Friday. France will play Australia, Denmark and Peru in Group C.

French football fans react to World Cup draw

France coach Didier Deschamps has been lucky: his team have been given one of the easiest groups for the World Cup 2018, following the draw which took place in Moscow on Friday. France will play Australia, Denmark and Peru in Group C.

French football fans react to World Cup draw

France coach Didier Deschamps has been lucky: his team have been given one of the easiest groups for the World Cup 2018, following the draw which took place in Moscow on Friday. France will play Australia, Denmark and Peru in Group C.

2018 WORLD CUP: Guide to Group C at the World Cup

Former Italian soccer international Fabio Cannavaro holds up the name team of Australia during the 2018 soccer World Cup draw in the Kremlin in Moscow, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky)

Australia World Cup 2018: Socceroos draw, fixture, opponents, tickets, transport

The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia

Australia World Cup 2018: Socceroos draw, fixture, opponents, tickets, transport

The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia

Australia World Cup 2018: Socceroos draw, fixture, opponents, tickets, transport

The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia

Australia World Cup 2018: Socceroos draw, fixture, opponents, tickets, transport

The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia

Australia World Cup 2018: Socceroos draw, fixture, opponents, tickets, transport

The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia

Australia World Cup 2018: Socceroos draw, fixture, opponents, tickets, transport

The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia

Australia World Cup 2018: Socceroos draw, fixture, opponents, tickets, transport

The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia

Australia World Cup 2018: Socceroos draw, fixture, opponents, tickets, transport

The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia

Australia World Cup 2018: Socceroos draw, fixture, opponents, tickets, transport

The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia

Australia World Cup 2018: Socceroos draw, fixture, opponents, tickets, transport

The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia

Australia World Cup 2018: Socceroos draw, fixture, opponents, tickets, transport

The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia

Football a refuge for children who seek asylum in Australia

A love for football has encouraged a number of asylum seekers to take part in a programme helping refugees integrate in Australia. The initiative provides an entry point for young arrivals keen to make new friends. They develop their football abilities while also learning about Australian culture and life skills.

Football a refuge for children who seek asylum in Australia

A love for football has encouraged a number of asylum seekers to take part in a programme helping refugees integrate in Australia. The initiative provides an entry point for young arrivals keen to make new friends. They develop their football abilities while also learning about Australian culture and life skills.

Football a refuge for children who seek asylum in Australia

A love for football has encouraged a number of asylum seekers to take part in a programme helping refugees integrate in Australia. The initiative provides an entry point for young arrivals keen to make new friends. They develop their football abilities while also learning about Australian culture and life skills.

Football a refuge for children who seek asylum in Australia

A love for football has encouraged a number of asylum seekers to take part in a programme helping refugees integrate in Australia. The initiative provides an entry point for young arrivals keen to make new friends. They develop their football abilities while also learning about Australian culture and life skills.

Football a refuge for children who seek asylum in Australia

A love for football has encouraged a number of asylum seekers to take part in a programme helping refugees integrate in Australia. The initiative provides an entry point for young arrivals keen to make new friends. They develop their football abilities while also learning about Australian culture and life skills.

Football a refuge for children who seek asylum in Australia

A love for football has encouraged a number of asylum seekers to take part in a programme helping refugees integrate in Australia. The initiative provides an entry point for young arrivals keen to make new friends. They develop their football abilities while also learning about Australian culture and life skills.

Football a refuge for children who seek asylum in Australia

A love for football has encouraged a number of asylum seekers to take part in a programme helping refugees integrate in Australia. The initiative provides an entry point for young arrivals keen to make new friends. They develop their football abilities while also learning about Australian culture and life skills.

Football Federation Australia chairman Steven Lowy speaks at a press conference at the federation's head office in Sydney, on November 30, 2017

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Asia - Syria vs Australia

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Asia - Syria vs Australia - Olympic Stadium, Sydney, Australia - October 10, 2017 - Australia's soccer team poses for a photo. REUTERS/Steve Christo/File Photo

FILE PHOTO: Australia's Tim Cahill celebrates his second goal during their Asian Cup quarter-final soccer match against China at the Brisbane Stadium in Brisbane

FILE PHOTO: Australia's Tim Cahill celebrates his second goal during their Asian Cup quarter-final soccer match against China at the Brisbane Stadium in Brisbane January 22, 2015. REUTERS/Edgar Su/File Photo

Samantha Kerr of Australia speaks after receiving the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Player of the Year trophy during the AFC Annual Awards 2017 at the Aksra Theatre King Power in Bangkok

Samantha Kerr of Australia speaks after receiving the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Player of the Year trophy during the AFC Annual Awards 2017 at the Aksra Theatre King Power in Bangkok, Thailand, November 29, 2017. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

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