Cahill to captain Socceroos

 Tim Cahill has been handed the captain’s armband for the Socceroos do-or-die 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier with Thailand.

Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou has returned Tim Cahill to his starting XI and handed him the captain’s armband for Australia’s crucial World Cup qualifier with Thailand.

Postecoglou has made full use of his squad for the must-win game, making six changes to his team that lost to Japan last Thursday.

Fit-again pair Aaron Mooy and Tomi Juric will start, with Alex Gersbach, Bailey Wright, Milos Degenek and Cahill also coming in…