Jun 03, 2010
The Socceroos World Cup 23 man squad has been finalised by Socceroos coach Pim Verbeek and he has axed five players from the team in South Africa.
Players not making the final squad include Tommy Oar, Shane Lowry, James Holland, Eugene Galekovic and the injured Rhys Williams.
The 23-man Australian squad for the world’s biggest soccer tournament this month will consist of the following players.
Adam Federici, Brad Jones, Mark Schwarzer
Michael Beauchamp, David Carney, Scott Chipperfield, Mark Milligan, Craig Moore, Lucas Neill, Luke Wilkshire
Mark Bresciano, Tim Cahill, Jason Culina, Brett Emerton, Richard Garcia, Vince Grella, Brett Holman, Mile Jedinak, Carl Valeri, Dario Vidosic
Josh Kennedy, Harry Kewell, Nikita Rukavytsya
Australia are in Group D for the World Cup alongside Germany, Ghana and Serbia.
- 31 Man Australia Squad named by Pim Verbeek in Sydney today
- Australia vs Denmark Preview – Friendly Tuesday 1st June
- Verbeek drops Scott McDonald, Nicky Carle and Jade North from Squad
- United States vs Australia Friendly on Saturday June 5th
- Australia defeat New Zealand 2-1 at the MCG in injury time
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