Australia 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Team Squad, Fixtures, Wallpapers

Australia 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Team Squad, Fixtures, Wallpapers: The contenders of Confd. Cup have announced their football team players for the Tournament of Champions. Asian Champions Australia are one of the eight teams of competition who will be looking to win first trophy of the Championship. Tim, Cahill, Maclaren and Tomi Juric are the only pure strikers in team squad. Craig Goodwin and Alex Gerbach are among players who will not go to Russia. Three new faces have been added in the squad who are expected to make debut in the competition.

Australia team squad 2017 Confederations Cup

Australia FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Team Squad Players

Goalkeepers: Mitchell Langerak (Stuttgart/Germany), Mathew Ryan (Genk/Belgium), Daniel Vukovic (Sydney FC)

Defenders: Trent Sainsbury (Inter Milan/Italy), Brad Smith (Bournemouth/England), Bailey Wright (Bristol City/England), Aziz Behich (Bursaspor/Turkey), Milos Degenek (Yokohama F Marinos/Japan), Dylan McGowan (Pacos de Ferreira/Portugal), Ryan McGowan (Guizhou Zhicheng/China PR)

Midfielders: Mark Milligan (Bani Yas/United Arab Emirates), Aaron Mooy (Huddersfield Town/England), Tom Rogic (Celtic/Scotland), Ajdin Hrustic (Groningen/Netherlands), Jackson Irvine (Burton Albion/England), Mile Jedinak (Aston Villa/England), Massimo Luongo (Queens Park Rangers/England)

Forwards: Tim Cahill (Melbourne City), Robbie Kruse (uncontracted), Tomi Juric (Luzern/Switzerland), Jamie McLaren (Darmstadt/Germany), James Troisi (Melbourne Victory), Mathew Leckie (Hertha Berlin/Germany)

See also: All teams squads of Confederations Cup 2017

Mark Birighitti, Alex Gersbach, Craig Goodwin, Rhyan Grant, James Jeggo, Mustafa Amini and Riley McGree are the seven players who are not included in the squad. About the dropped and selected players, coach Ange said

There are some players who are unlucky to miss out but if you look at the 23 players we have selected everyone has earned their Socceroos call up whether they are one of the experienced players with World Cup and Asian Cup experience or the three uncapped players

Australia are playing fourth FIFA Confederations Cup tournament after making three appearances in 1997, 2001 and in 2005. This is the first appearance of Australia in the competition after 2005 edition.

Australia FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Fixtures

Australia Confederations Cup 2017 fixtures

African Champions Cameroon, Copa America Winners Chile and World Cup Winners Germany are the group rivals of Australia. These four teams are in Group B of FIFA Confederations Cup 2017. First game of Australia is against World Champions Germany. It will be played at Fisht Olympic Stadium which is located in Sochi. The game will be played on 19th June 2017.

Two days later, Australia will face Cameroon at Krestovsky Stadium on 22nd June before playing against Chile on 25th June at Otkrytiye Arena.

Match Date Venue
Australia vs Germany 19 June 2017 Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi
Cameroon vs Australia 22 June 2017 Krestovsky Stadium, Saint Petersburg
Chile vs Australia 25 June 2017 Otkrytiye Arena, Moscow

See also: Mexico team squad for 2017 FIFA Confd. Cup

Australia FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Wallpapers

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