Asian World Cup qualifying

Socceroos progress after narrow win

November 15, 2011
Australia advanced to the next round of Asian World Cup qualifying on Tuesday after edging past Thailand in Bangkok.

The Socceroos required a point from their Group D encounter at the Supachalasai Stadium but managed all three courtesy of a 1-0 win. Brett Holman grabbed the only goal with 14 minutes to go to ensure Australia will finish top of the pool.

It was a far from convincing display from Holger Osieck's men, though. Thailand were the better side throughout with the visitors ...

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