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Ed Lewis

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Posted Saturday, May 12th 2018

Wright a step closer to World Cup

Bailey Wright has been included in a preliminary 32-man squad as Australia prepare for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Bert van Marwijk will whittle his squad down to 26 next week before travelling to Turkey for a 20-day training camp.

The Socceroos will play friendlies against Czech Republic and Hungary prior to their opening World Cup fixture with France on June 16th.

Denmark will be Australia’s second Group C opponents on June 21st, before facing Peru five days later.