Cahill to sit out Aussie friendly

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Everton midfielder Tim Cahill will not be involved in Australia´s friendly against Nigeria at Craven Cottage after the Merseysiders insisted he rests during the international break.

Cahill is expected to attend the match in London, but the Australians have accepted a request for the 27-year-old to sit out the game.

Everton want Cahill to have a fortnight´s rest to recover from several "bumps and bruises" ahead of next Saturday´s home game with Sunderland.

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