In a nail biting final watched by 80,000 fans at Sydney’s Olympic Stadium on Tuesday- Australia came on top to beat Iraq 1-0. Australia is now the second country to qualify for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The hero of the game was no doubt, Josh Kennedy who kicked the goal with seven minutes to go.
This will be the third consecutive World Cup for the Australian Socceroos much to the delight of the elated crowd. The rain soaked crowd erupted in cheers as the winning goal was made and Iraq lost their chance to make the World Cup.
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