Spain dominated the match against Australia with their young stars but Australia showed that they still have a future at the Olympics and beyond.
Australia got their first appearance at a men's Olympic football tournament since 2008 off to a dream start by beating Argentina.
There are many lessons that the rest of the Australian game can learn from FQ's week of chaos; the question now is whether or not they will.
Australia are ready to "shock the world" at the Olympic Games men's football tournament, says coach Graham Arnold.
Real Sociedad have signed Australia goalkeeper Mat Ryan from Premier League side Brighton and Hove Albion, the Spanish club has confirmed.
Celtic and Ange Postecoglou are getting to know one another, while APL's Danny Townsend chats to ESPN about A-League marquees and youth development.
For the fourth-straight World Cup qualifying campaign, the Socceroos have been pitted against Asian powerhouse Japan.
Vietnam will face three heavyweights - Japan, Australia and Saudi Arabia - in the final round of Asian qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup.
Daniel Arzani will aim to put a forgettable 18 months behind him after being selected to represent Australia at the Tokyo Games.
Australia have completed a perfect first phase of 2022 World Cup qualification after the Socceroos defeated Jordan 1-0.
Crystal Palace's Jay Rich-Baghuelou is a certified bolter for Australia's Olympic team. PLUS: Matildas lose, Mariners exit and Socceroos score more.
The Socceroos progressed smoothly into the third round of qualifiers for the World Cup, securing top spot in Group B with a 3-0 win over Nepal.
Former Liverpool and Leeds United forward Harry Kewell has been appointed Barnet coach after being sacked by Oldham in March.
Former Socceroos boss Ange Postecoglou could be the man to take Celtic back above Rangers, but it might not happen as soon as fans would like.
Celtic have confirmed the appointment of former Australia boss Ange Postecoglou as their new manager on a 12-month rolling contract.
Celtic are on the verge of confirming Ange Postecoglou as their new manager, sources have told ESPN.
After Australia comfortably defeated Chinese Taipei 5-1 on Monday in Kuwait, the Socceroos will turn their focus to topping Group B.
Graham Arnold has called on the Socceroos to be more ruthless, with Melbourne City's Jamie Maclaren at the heart of his goal-scoring plans.
Mathew Leckie has joined Melbourne City on a three-year deal, after spending the past decade in Germany's top two divisions.
Mathew Leckie and Jackson Irvine sent Australia on their way to a 3-0 win over Kuwait on Thursday in Asian World Cup qualifying.
The Socceroos are back in action, and the PFA raises the alarm about the AFC Champions League; welcome to the ESPN Australia and New Zealand Wrap.
Kenny Dougall's two excellent strikes were enough to secure Blackpool promotion back into the Championship.
The race to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Asia has finally returned, but which teams are in pole position to advance to the next round?
Graham Arnold has provided a hint towards the future of the Socceroos by naming three young prospects in his squad for June's World Cup qualifiers.