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June 25, 2010
Posted by Paddy Higgs on 06/25/2010

A Round of 16 place might have eluded it, but Australia still finished its World Cup campaign on a bright note, according to Paddy Higgs.

June 20, 2010
Posted by Paddy Higgs on 06/20/2010

Australia's battling performance against Ghana went some way to restoring the faith of a nation. As Paddy Higgs writes, there is much still to be gained from South Africa 2010.

June 14, 2010
Posted by Paddy Higgs on 06/14/2010

The manner of the Socceroos' 4-0 defeat to Germany has left their fans crestfallen but, as Paddy Higgs writes, it has not come totally unexpected.

June 10, 2010
Posted by Paddy Higgs on 06/10/2010

Dutch legend John van't Schip tells Paddy Higgs what it's like to have ringside seats to the World Cup circus, and warns that Australia should not be written off.

June 3, 2010
Posted by Paddy Higgs on 06/03/2010

Tim Cahill was one player to grab his chance as the Socceroos surprised many at the 2006 World Cup. Paddy Higgs discusses who Australia's wild cards could be in South Africa.


Paddy Higgs is a sports journalist and editor in Melbourne, Australia. He has contributed to a range of football magazines and websites, having followed the Socceroos from their years of World Cup heartbreak to the side's coming of age in 2006 and its bid to become an Asian powerhouse.

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