Nathan Burns selected to Australia national team

F.C. Tokyo Naohiro Ishikawa underwent surgery on Thursday 20 August at hospital in Saitama Prefecture, and the result is as follows.
Type of Injury: Anterior cruciate ligament injury & medial and lateral meniscus injury in his knee
Expected Period for Recovery: 8 months

Comment from Nathan Burns
"I'm glad to be selected to the national team. The outcome is very important for the national team, so I will go all out for the matches.

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian Qualifiers Round 2
Thursday 3 September, Australia vs Bangladesh
   Scheduled to kick off at 8:00 p.m. local time at Nib Stadium, Australia
Tuesday 8 September, Tajikistan vs Australia
   Scheduled to kick off at 10:00 p.m. local time at Respublikanskiy Stadium, Tajikistan