When did Matt McKay start playing for Australia?

May 11, 2019 Off By idswater

When did Matt McKay start playing for Australia?

McKay played an integral role in Australia’s second placing in the 2011 AFC Asian Cup notably with 30m cross to center forward Harry Kewell. He was also part of the Australian squad at the 2014 World Cup and 2015 AFC Asian Cup . McKay spent his formative youth years at both the QAS and AIS.

How old is Matthew McKay of Brisbane Roar?

Matthew Graham McKay (born 11 January 1983) is a retired Australian professional footballer who last played for Australian A-League club Brisbane Roar, and previously with the Australian national team. McKay currently holds the clubs record for league appearances, 272.

When did Matt McKay join Rangers from China?

He joined Changchun Yatai F.C. in the Chinese Super League where he made 15 appearances. On 16 August 2011 Rangers confirmed the signing of McKay awaiting a work-permit, which was granted three days later, with a UK work visa granted a week later.

Who are the countries that bid for the 2010 World Cup?

Five African nations placed bids to host the 2010 World Cup: Egypt, Morocco, South Africa and a joint bid from Libya and Tunisia. Following the decision of the FIFA Executive Committee not to allow co-hosted tournaments, Tunisia withdrew from the bidding process.

McKay played an integral role in Australia’s second placing in the 2011 AFC Asian Cup notably with 30m cross to center forward Harry Kewell. He was also part of the Australian squad at the 2014 World Cup and 2015 AFC Asian Cup . McKay spent his formative youth years at both the QAS and AIS.

Matthew Graham McKay (born 11 January 1983) is a retired Australian professional footballer who last played for Australian A-League club Brisbane Roar, and previously with the Australian national team. McKay currently holds the clubs record for league appearances, 272.

He joined Changchun Yatai F.C. in the Chinese Super League where he made 15 appearances. On 16 August 2011 Rangers confirmed the signing of McKay awaiting a work-permit, which was granted three days later, with a UK work visa granted a week later.

Who was the winner of the 2010 World Cup?

The final was held on 11 July 2010 at Soccer City, Johannesburg. Spain defeated the Netherlands 1–0, with an extra time goal from Andrés Iniesta. Iniesta scored the latest winning goal in a FIFA World Cup final (116′). The win gave Spain their first World Cup title, becoming the eighth team to win it.

When did Matt McKay go on loan to Al Ittihad?

On 10 January 2012, McKay played and scored in a 4–1 Premier League win over Scottish Premier League team Kilmarnock F.C.. On 12 January 2012, it was reported that he had rejected the chance to go on loan to Al Ittihad who reportedly made an offer to Rangers of a loan-to-buy deal.

How many times has Australia qualified for the World Cup?

For the womens team, see Australia at the FIFA Women’s World Cup. This article summarizes the results and overall performances of Australia at the FIFA World Cup . Australia has qualified for the FIFA World Cup finals on five occasions: in 1974, 2006, 2010, 2014 and 2018.