Defender Daniel Bowles says Brisbane Roar are "buzzing" as they prepare for their toughest game of the season in China.
Australia head coach Ange Postecoglou turned on his critics after seeing his side book their Asian Cup semi-final place with a 2-0 win over China.
Two quality goals from stra performer Tim Cahill put Australia into the Asian Cup semi-finals as they beat China 2-0 in Brisbane.
The agent brokering the deal that would take Wellington Phoenix striker Nathan Burns to China says the A-League club's valuation is unrealistic.
He may have had success at club level in Asia himself, but Sasa Ognenovski has warned Socceroo Tomi Juric against taking up an offer to play in China.
Chris Wood marked his first game as New Zealand captain with a late equaliser to grab a 1-1 draw against China in Nanchang.
Captain Winston Reid is out of New Zealand's internationals against China and Thailand.
Substitute Matthew Sim scored four goals in the last 19 minutes as Central Coast Mariners beat Palm Beach Sharks 5-0 to reach the FFA Cup semi-finals.
Midfielder Glen Trifiro is in line for a recall when Central Coast Mariners face part-timers Palm Beach Sharks in Tuesday's FFA Cup quarter-final.
Western Sydney Wanderers are cautiously confident of defending their lead against Guangzhou Evergrande, says Kwabena Appiah.