Olyroos in action: Matchday 2

A trio of young City stars were in action for the Olyroos overnight as the U23 side rolled on to a relatively comfortable 2-1 win over Thailand.


Characteristic of Australian national teams, the Olyroos continuously shot themselves in the foot throughout the first half, turning the ball over countless times in midfield leading to several Thai counterattacks, ultimately culminating in Thailand’s 24th-minute goal.


However, Denis Genreau’s introduction to the game at half-time (more on that later) completely changed the state of play, with his presence settling the Australian midfield.


Nick D’Agostino grabbed a goal either side of the break to settle a 2-1 victory for the Olyroos as they continue to march towards Olympic qualifi