Socceroos coach Graham Arnold has delivered a scathing assessment of the A-League, saying the gap between seasons “destroys” the national teams who are looking to match it with the world’s best.
Arnold will lead the Socceroos to their fifth consecutive World Cup finals later this year, and his first as head coach, after Andrew Redmayne heroics booked their place earlier this year.
While the bizarre penalty antics from the ‘Grey Wiggle’ will never be forgotten, Arnold was the one pulling the strings as Australia recorded a historic upset win over Peru.
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But the two-time A-League winning coach, who also guided the Olyroos to an incredible 2-0 win over Argentina at the Tokyo Olympics, isn’t…