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Leckie picked by Australia for the Asia Cup

Australia will be taking part in the Asia Cup, taking place in the United Arab Emirates.

Mathew Leckie and Australia will be playing in the 2019 Asia Cup. The offensive player missed the last game of the first half of the season against Bayer 04 Leverkusen due to having a muscle injury. However, he has now joined up with the Australian national team.

“I am very thankful for this opportunity and will give everything to be fit,” said the Hertha number 11. The Socceroos are in Group B and will play against Jordan (06/01/19, 12:00 CET), Palestine (11/01/19, 12:00 CET) and Syria (15/01/19, 14:30 CET).

Teams, 05.01.2019