Things are starting to heat up in our countdown, with positions becoming harder and harder to secure. In section 30-21, we find a Japanese megastar, a West Asian duo tipped to join him and a veritable mob of Socceroos...
Midfielder Mark Milligan says the Socceroos intensity was too much for Kyrgyzstan as they suffocated the visitors from the outset in their World Cup qualifier in Canberra on Thursday night, winning 3-0.
It took three years for Baniyas to finally lure this Socceroo to the Arabian Gulf League. Persistence paid off for the Abu Dhabi-based outfit who clearly know when they're onto a good thing. Milligan, the 2015 Joe Marston medallist, continues to impress for club and country and snares the No. 5 spot as we countdown the Top 50 Aussies in the World.
After winning 3-0 on Tuesday night in Tajikistan, Socceroo midfielder Mark Milligan says the Australians wanted to put on a better showing following their opening World Cup qualifier against Kyrgyzstan.