Aaron Mooy says he is in a good frame of mind ahead of Thursday's game with Saudi Arabia.
Aaron Mooy says he is in a good frame of mind ahead of Thursday's game with Saudi Arabia. Will Russell

In demand Mooy ready for crucial Socceroos clash

AARON Mooy says his head is in a good space as the Socceroos get ready for a critical FIFA World Cup qualifier against Saudi Arabia in Adelaide on Thursday night.

Fresh off a season where he was the standout in the English championship and helped Huddersfield Town to win promotion to the Premier League, the 27-year-old claims he isn't fatigued for the start of a huge month for the national team.

"I have had a couple of days off," Mooy said.

"I'm not tired, but I'm not as fresh as the start of the season.

"Once you get on a roll your body gets used to it."

Mooy says he is still on a high but he is slowly coming down knowing he has to take care of serious national team business.

"I can't believe it sometimes," Mooy said.

"It's slowly sinking in."

News Corp Australia


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