International City: Cahill named in preliminary play-off squad

City forward Tim Cahill has been selected in the 30-man preliminary squad for the vital AFC World Cup 2018 play-off against Syria.

Cahill is one of four A-League players selected in the extended squad for the two-legged play-off with the first match being played on Thursday 5 Ocotber in Malaysia.

The final squad will be finalised closer to the match with the second leg being played on Tuesday 10 October in Sydney