14 November, Kathmandu. Australia has entered the final 16 of the FIFA World Cup after 16 years. After defeating Denmark 1-0 within the ultimate match of the FIFA World Cup 2022 held in Qatar, Australia turned the runner-up in Group D and secured a spot within the knockout stage.
Matthew Leckie scored the decisive purpose for Australia within the match on the Al Zanob Stadium. In the sixtieth minute of the sport, he scored a move from Riley McGregor.
Australia beforehand reached the final 16 on the 2006 World Cup in Germany. But they had been eradicated after shedding 1-0 to Italy on penalty kicks. Later, Italy gained the World Cup.
In the continued World Cup, in Group D, Australia and France, the previous winners, have scored the identical 6 factors, however France is forward on purpose distinction and has grow to be the group winner.
Australia defeated France 4-1 within the first match and defeated Tunisia and Denmark within the subsequent two matches.
Australia will now play the winner of Group C within the final 16. Denmark, who suffered their second defeat in Group D, went out with 1 level.