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           1980                       1996                       2000                       2004                     2015

The highest score achieved in an international match is 31-0

by Australia against American Samoa in a World Cup qualifying match

at Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia on 11th April 2001.

Australia's Archie Thompson achieved the record for most goals

scored by a player in an international match by scoring 13 goals.

Socceroos player appearances

 

1.   Mark Schwarzer - 109 caps

2.   Tim Cahill - 108 caps

3.   Lucas Neill - 96 caps

4.   Brett Emerton - 95 caps

5.   Alex Tobin - 87 caps

6.   Paul Wade - 84 caps

7.   Mark Bresciano - 84 caps

8.   Luke Wilkshire - 80 caps

9.   Mark Milligan - 79 caps

10. Mile Jedinak - 79 caps

Socceroos largest wins

 

1.   31-0 vs American Samoa

2.   22-0 vs Tonga

3.   17-0 vs Cook Islands

4.   16-0 vs Cook Islands

5.   13-0 vs American Samoa

Socceroos WCQ best moment

 

2005 World Cup qualifying match

Australia vs Uruguay 1:1 (5:3 PE)

Socceroos World Cup goals

 

1.   Tim Cahill 2006

2.   Tim Cahill 2006

3.   John Aloisi 2006

4.   Craig Morre 2006

5.   Harry Kewell 2006

6.   Brett Holman 2010

7.   Tim Cahill 2010

8.   Brett Holman 2010

9.   Tim Cahill 2014

10. Tim Cahill 2014

11. Michael John "Mile" Jedinak 2014

12. Michael John "Mile" Jedinak 2018

13. Michael John "Mile" Jedinak 2018

Socceroos manager appearances


1.   Frank Farina - 59 games

2.   Eddie Thomson - 55 games

3.   Ange Postecoglou - 49 games

4.   Frank Arok - 46 games

5.   Holger Osieck - 44 games

6.   Pim Verbeek - 33 games

7.   Rale Rasic - 30 games

8.   Terry Venables - 24 games

9.   Joseph Vlatsis - 24 games

10. Graham Arnold - 23 games

Socceroos caretaker coach appearances


1. Bert van Marwijk - 18 games

2. Guus Hiddink - 13 games

3. Raul Blanco - 10 games

4. Aurelio Vidmar - 1 game

    Han Berger - 1 game

    Robert Baan - 1 game

Socceroos top goalscorers

 

1.   Tim Cahill - 50 goals

2.   Damian Mori - 29 goals

3.   Archie Thompson - 28 goals

4.   John Aloisi - 27 goals

5.   John Kosmina - 25 goals

6.   Attila Abonyi - 25 goals

7.   David Zdrilic - 20 goals

8.   Brett Emerton - 20 goals

9.   Mile Jedinak - 20 goals

10. Graham Arnold - 19 goals

Socceroos largest defeats

 

1.   0-8 vs South Africa

2.   0-7 vs Croatia

3.   0-6 vs Brazil

4.   0-6 vs France

5.   0-6 vs Brazil

Socceroos WCQ saddest moment

 

1997 World Cup qualifying match

Australia vs Iran 2:2

Socceroos equipment supplier

 

1. UMBRO

2. ADIDAS

3. KINGROO

4. PATRICK (two friendly matches only)

5. ADIDAS

6. NIKE

Socceroos manager achievements


1. Rudi Gutendorf

    1980 OFC Nations Cup

2. Eddie Thomson

    1996 OFC Nations Cup

3. Frank Farina

    2000 OFC Nations Cup
    2004 OFC Nations Cup

4. Angelo Postecoglou

    2015 AFC Asian Cup

Socceroos aussie manager


1. Frank Farina

2. Graham Arnold

Socceroos most captaincies

 

1.   Lucas Neill - 61 captaincies

2.   Peter Wilson - 60 captaincies

3.   Paul Wade - 46 captaincies

4.   Mile Jedinak - 36 captaincies

5.   Charlie Yankos - 30 captaincies

6.   Alex Tobin - 30 captaincies

7.   John Kosmina - 25 captaincies

8.   Johnny Warren - 24 captaincies

9.   Paul Okon - 24 captaincies

10. Mark Milligan - 17 captaincies

Socceroos Runners-up

 

1.   1988 Australia Bicentenary Gold Cup 

2.   1997 FIFA Confederations Cup

3.   1998 OFC Nations Cup

4.   2002 OFC Nations Cup

5.   2011 AFC Asian Cup

Socceroos highest & lowest FIFA ranking

 

#14    (September 2009)

# 102 (November 2014)

Socceroos most games played


1. New Zealand - 62 games
    38 wins, 11 draws, 13 losses

2. South Korea - 34 games

    13 wins, 10 draws, 11 losses

3. Japan - 24 games

    6 wins, 8 draws, 10 losses

4. South Africa - 22 games

    7 wins, 4 draws, 11 losses

5. China RP - 17 games

    7 wins, 2 draws, 8 losses

6. Greece - 16 games

    4 wins, 4 draws, 4 losses

7. Israel - 15 games

    4 wins, 8 draws, 3 losses

Socceroos most successful manager


1    Les Scheinflug - 70% games won

2.   Terry Venables - 67% games won

3.   Guus Hiddink - 62% games won

4.   Raul Blanco - 60% games won

5.   Frank Farina - 59% games won

6.   Joseph Vlasits - 57% games won

7.   Pim Verbeek - 55% games won

8.   Holger Osieck - 52% games won

9.   Frank Arok - 50% games won

      Rale Rasic - 50% games won

10. Ange Postecoglou - 45% games won
11. Graham Arnold - 38% games won

Socceroos non-aussie manager


1.   Joseph Vlasits - Hungary

2.   Rale Rasic - Bosnia & Herzegovina

3.   James Shoulder - England
4.   Rudi Gutendorf - Germany

5.   Les Scheinflug - Germany

6.   Frank Arok - Serbia

7.   Eddie Thompson - Scotland

8.   Raul Blanco - Argentina

9.   Terry Venables - England
10. Guus Hiddink - The Netherlands
11. Pim Verbeek - The Netherlands

12. Holger Osieck - Germany
13. Ange Postecoglou - Greece
14. Bert van Marwijk - The Netherlands