Socceroos back on track with Iraq win

October 16, 2012
By Tom Wald
Tim Cahill and Archie Thompson have put Australia's World Cup qualifying campaign back on track by scoring late in a richly-deserved 2-1 win over Iraq in Doha.

It looked like being a painful night for the Socceroos at the Grand Hamad Stadium after Iraq substitute Ala'a Abdulzehra finished off a counter-attack by slotting home in the 72nd minute.

However, with 10 minutes to go, man of the match Cahill climbed high from a Matt McKay corner to produce a trademark header to level ...

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