Iran are the first team to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup from the final round of the Asian qualifiers after a 1-0 win over Iraq on Thursday.
Tom Rogic put in one of his best international performances to power Australia past Vietnam and strengthen their World Cup qualification hopes.
Australia claimed a 4-0 win over Vietnam in Melbourne, ensuring the Socceroos stay in the race for an automatic World Cup qualifying spot.
The race to reach the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Asia is heating up with just four matches left to go in the final round of qualifiers.
There is no margin for error for the Socceroos in this week's games vs. Vietnam and Oman, which makes Graham Arnold's squad selection so telling.
Australia's Milos Degenek is hoping a fresh start - mooted to be with the Columbus Crew - can have him at his best leading into the 2022 World Cup.
Boro's recruitment of Riley McGree looks like a savvy move for both player and club. ESPN's Ante Jukic runs the rule over the Socceroos midfielder.
John Aloisi has joined the growing chorus against FIFA's push for biennial World Cup, with it still unclear what Football Australia's position is.
Jackson Irvine's role for his club, St. Pauli, differs greatly to the one he plays for Australia. So why is he so effective in the 2. Bundesliga?
Cameron Devlin has made a fine start to life at Hearts. Ante Jukic runs the rule over the midfielder in this inaugural Socceroos Scouting Report.
Long-evident issues in the Socceroos' displays are starting to show through outcomes, and panic across Australian football is starting to set in.
Football Australia CEO James Johnson has confirmed to ESPN that the organisation has settled on two final models for a national second tier.
On an eventful night of Asian World Cup qualifiers, South Korea finally delivered a statement win while Japan gained a crucial advantage.
Australia were held to a draw by China thanks to their negative, cross-heavy tactics. Now, they'll have to work extra hard to book a World Cup spot.
China's Wu Lei converted a second-half penalty to earn a 1-1 draw with Australia on Tuesday in World Cup qualifying.
As the Asian qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup reaches its halfway mark, we look at who's on course to reach Qatar 2022 and who's as good as gone.
There are no shortage of stars gracing the Asian qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup but some unheralded names are also taking their chance to shine.
Australia's overreliance on dead balls and transitional play has left Graham Arnold's team in a precarious position in World Cup qualifying.
Japan continued working their way back to form while Iran produced a stunning come-from-behind win on Match Day 5 of the Asian World Cup qualifiers.
Australia couldn't mark their first home match in 763 days with a win over Saudi Arabia that would have boosted their hopes of reaching Qatar 2022.
There was no happy homecoming for Australia as they lost defender Harry Souttar to a suspected knee injury in a 0-0 draw against Saudi Arabia.
There will be plenty to play for as the third round of Asian qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup return for the final international break of the year.
Aaron Mooy will be absent for Australia's next two World Cup qualifiers, forcing Graham Arnold to look at alternatives in the Socceroos midfield.