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|August 18, 2000||
Leeds United strikers in Aussie team
Leeds United strikers Harry Kewell and Mark Viduka were both included on Friday in the Australian soccer squad for next month's Sydney Olympics.
But Australia's high-profile goalkeeper Mark Bosnich was not selected after ruling himself out of the tournament.
The 18-man squad included just five Australian-based players. Dutch-based midfielder Brett Emerton was chosen captain.
Australia are drawn in pool B with Atlanta gold medallists Nigeria, Italy and Honduras.
The Australian squad: Con Blatsis (Derby County, England), Marco Bresciano (Empoli, Italy), Simon Colosimo (Carlton, Australia), Jason Culina (Ajax Amsterdam, Holland), Michael Curcija (Partizan Belgrade, Yugoslavia), Joe Didulica (Ajax Amsterdam, Holland) Brett Emerton (Feyenoord, Holland, captain), Hayden Foxe (West Ham United, England), Vince Grella (Ternana, Italy), Harry Kewell (Leeds United, England), Stephen Laybutt (Feyenoord, Holland), Stan Lazaridis (Birmingham City, England), Danny Milosevic (Leeds United, England), Lucas Neill (Millwall, England), Paul Okon (Middlesbrough, England), Nick Rizzo (Ternana, Italy), Mark Viduka (Leeds United, England), Kasey Wehrman (Perth Glory, Australia).
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