Tim Cahill leaves A-League, might be headed back overseas

From FOX Sports - December 5, 2017

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP)Socceroos veteran Tim Cahill will leave Melbourne City and the A-League, likely to play overseas again ahead of next years World Cup.

Cahill, who celebrated his 38th birthday on Wednesday, has started just one game for City this season. He said when Australia qualified for the World Cup last month he needed more game-time to get ready for the 2018 tournament.

Qualifying for the World Cup has been a great adventure, and it would be a massive honor to represent my country in Russia. That will be my focus in the coming months, Cahill said in a statement. Cahill played a crucial role in Australias qualifying run for Russia but after Ange Postecoglou quit as Sooceroos coach last month, theres no guarantees when it comes to future selection.

Cahill will spend the next month at least without a club because the international transfer window is closed.


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