John Duerden to be voice on the ground in Asia

Experienced Seoul-based journalist John Duerden has joined the new-look footballaustralia.com.au team.

Experienced Seoul-based journalist John Duerden has joined the new-look footballaustralia.com.au team.

Duerden, described by the BBC as 'the voice of Asian football,' will dig beneath the headlines to provide expert analysis of major developments across the continent leading into the 2015 Asian Cup. As the qualifying campaign for arguably the biggest football tournament ever hosted by Australia gathers momentum, footballaustralia.com.au intends to be a regular source of news and comment, with Duerden's columns a key component of our coverage.

His first column will appear in coming days.