The Australian World Cup squad has kicked off training in Melbourne to prepare for next Monday's friendly against New Zealand.
The 31 man squad had their first official training session at the impressive new AAMI Park, across the road from the MCG which will host the clash against the Kiwi's next week.
Official team photo
The players enter AAMI Park for the very first time
Melbourne boy Marco Bresciano in action
Tough call - Pim Verbeek in deep thought
Crowd favourite Tim Cahill
Harry gives the thumbs up
A tough call - coaching staff consider the unlucky players to cut from the squad
Brett Emerton leads the squad on a light warm-up run
Scott Chipperfield, fresh from winning a title with FC Basel in Switzerland
Blackburn's Vince Grella was impressed with Melbourne's newest stadium
Captain Lucas Neill contemplates the trip to South Africa
Will 18 year old Tommy Oar make the final squad of 23?
Gold Coast United's Jason Culina in the thick of it
Defender Craig Moore
Lucas Neill with eyes on the ball
Schwarzer shows firm hands in goalkeeping drills
Harry Kewell acknowledges the crowd
The pressure is on as competition for a place in the squad heats up
Players signing autographs at the end the only public training session