Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou continues to blood new talent with an eye to this year's World Cup qualifiers, despite a 0-0 draw with Macedonia.

The Socceroos were unable to find the cutting edge against Macedonia, as they were held to a 0-0 draw.

The Socceroos have failed to build on their impressive performance against Germany, held to a scoreless draw by Macedonia.

Sickening fan footage has emerged of the moment Igor Akinfeev was struck in the face by a flare thrown by a fan.

Adelaide United remains in contention for the A-League Premier's Plate after downing the Jets 1-0 in Newcastle but match-winner Marcelo Carrusca picked up an injury.

Sydney FC dealt Wellington Phoenix their first loss since early February, dismantling the A-League leaders 3-0.

Perth Glory has kept alive their hopes of claiming the A-League Premier's Plate with a 3-2 comeback win over the Western Sydney Wanderers.

A stunning double from Gui Finkler has lifted the Melbourne Victory to a 2-1 win over the Mariners at AAMI Park.