Jackson Irvine: 'It’s an expectation now that Australia should be in the World Cup'

21 March 2017 07:00
Midfielder Jackson Irvine is making a name for himself at Burton Albion and pushing hard for a starting spot for Ange Postecoglou’s World Cup hopefulsTwo Australians have caught the eye in a big way this year in England’s second tier. Both have arrived this season from foreign clubs, both are midfielders and both are earning rave reviews. One is Aaron Mooy, the playmaker pushing Huddersfield Town towards promotion into the Premier League. Related: Riley McGree and Rhyan Grant survive Socceroos cut for World Cup qualifiers It’s going to be a great time for football in our country, to be playing in such high-profile gamesNigel Clough has probably identified a part of my game that I didn’t even know was there Related: Socceroos slated to play Brazil in June friendly in Melbourne Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian