Two Victory call-ups to Socceroos squad


Mark Milligan and James Troisi have been selected in the provisional Caltex Socceroos’ squad for upcoming World Cup Qualifiers against Japan and Thailand.

The duo impressed at the Confederations Cup in June and have every chance to add to their 59 and 32 caps respectively.

In all, eight of the 30-man squad – Milligan, Troisi, Aziz Behich, James Jeggo, Robbie Kruse, Mitchell Langerak, Tom Rogic and Danny Vukovic – have spent time at Melbourne Victory during their careers.

The 30-man squad will be trimmed to 23 on August 23, before the final team flies out to Tokyo on August 27.

30-man Caltex Socceroos squad

Mustafa Amini, Aziz Behich, Tim Cahill, Milos Degenek, Adam Federici, Alex Gersbach, Ajdin Hrustic, Jackson Irvine, Mile Jedinak, James Jeggo, Tomi Juric, Matthew Jurman, Robbie Kruse, Mitchell Langerak, Matthew Leckie, Massimo Luongo, Awer Mabil, Jamie Maclaren, Ryan McGowan, Riley McGree, Mark Milligan, Aaron Mooy, Tom Rogic, Mathew Ryan, Trent Sainsbury, Brad Smith, Matthew Spiranovic, James Troisi, Daniel Vukovic, Bailey Wright