World Cup Qualifiers - AFC

  • Mathew Leckie 1’
  • Jackson Irvine 24’
  • Ajdin Hrustic 66’
2 Half Time 0
04/06/2021
Group B | Round 7
Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
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    • 0'
      Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
    • 0'
      First Half begins.
    • 0'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Fahad Al Reshidi.
    • 0'
      Goal! Australia 1, Kuwait 0. Mathew Leckie (Australia) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Ryan McGowan with a cross following a corner.
    • 1'
      G Mathew Leckie Assist Martin Boyle
    • 3'
      Attempt missed. Mathew Leckie (Australia) header from the centre of the box.
    • 4'
      Attempt saved. Martin Boyle (Australia) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ajdin Hrustic.
    • 4'
      Attempt missed. Fawaz Al Mubailish (Kuwait) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Bandar Al Salama.
    • 5'
      Hand ball by Ryan McGowan (Australia).
    • 6'
      Corner, Kuwait. Conceded by Fran Karacic.
    • 7'
      Martin Boyle (Australia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 7'
      Foul by Fawaz Al Mubailish (Kuwait).
    • 9'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Hamad Al Qallaf.
    • 9'
      Foul by Jackson Irvine (Australia).
    • 9'
      Fahad Al Reshidi (Kuwait) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 11'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Fahad Al Ebrahim.
    • 11'
      Attempt blocked. Mathew Leckie (Australia) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
    • 13'
      Attempt missed. Martin Boyle (Australia) right footed shot from outside the box.
    • 15'
      Attempt blocked. Awer Mabil (Australia) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ajdin Hrustic.
    • 15'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Hamad Al Qallaf.
    • 18'
      Foul by Fahad Al Ebrahim (Kuwait).
    • 18'
      Ajdin Hrustic (Australia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 19'
      Foul by Ahmad Al Dhefiri (Kuwait).
    • 19'
      Martin Boyle (Australia) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 20'
      Attempt blocked. Ajdin Hrustic (Australia) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
    • 20'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Khaled Ebrahim.
    • 22'
      Penalty conceded by Fahad Al Ebrahim (Kuwait) after a foul in the penalty area.
    • 22'
      Penalty Australia. Ajdin Hrustic draws a foul in the penalty area.
    • 22'
      Bandar Al Salama (Kuwait) is shown the yellow card.
    • 23'
      YC Bandar Al Salama
    • 23'
      Penalty saved! Martin Boyle (Australia) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom right corner.
    • 23'
      Goal! Australia 2, Kuwait 0. Jackson Irvine (Australia) left footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal following a set piece situation.
    • 24'
      G Jackson Irvine
    • 26'
      Fawaz Al Mubailish (Kuwait) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 26'
      Foul by Aziz Behich (Australia).
    • 27'
      Offside, Kuwait. Bandar Al Salama tries a through ball, but Shabaib Al-Khaldi is caught offside.
    • 28'
      Attempt missed. Martin Boyle (Australia) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Jackson Irvine with a through ball.
    • 29'
      Attempt missed. Mathew Leckie (Australia) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Fran Karacic with a cross.
    • 32'
      Corner, Kuwait. Conceded by Mathew Leckie.
    • 33'
      Attempt missed. Mubarak Al Faneeni (Kuwait) right footed shot from more than 35 yards is too high following a corner.
    • 34'
      Bandar Al Salama (Kuwait) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 34'
      Foul by Aziz Behich (Australia).
    • 34'
      Ahmad Al Dhefiri (Kuwait) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 34'
      Foul by James Holland (Australia).
    • 35'
      Foul by Mubarak Al Faneeni (Kuwait).
    • 35'
      Ajdin Hrustic (Australia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 38'
      Attempt missed. Aziz Behich (Australia) right footed shot from the centre of the box.
    • 41'
      Attempt blocked. Mathew Leckie (Australia) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Jackson Irvine.
    • 41'
      Offside, Australia. Martin Boyle tries a through ball, but Mathew Leckie is caught offside.
    • 41'
      Khaled Ebrahim (Kuwait) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 42'
      Bandar Al Salama (Kuwait) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 42'
      Hand ball by Aziz Behich (Australia).
    • 43'
      Attempt blocked. Fahad Al Ebrahim (Kuwait) right footed shot from more than 35 yards is blocked.
    • 46'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Fahad Al Reshidi.
    • 47'
      Attempt blocked. Mathew Leckie (Australia) header from very close range is blocked. Assisted by Martin Boyle with a cross.
    • 47'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Mubarak Al Faneeni.
    • 47'
      Attempt blocked. Ajdin Hrustic (Australia) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Awer Mabil.
    • 47'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Bandar Al Salama.
    • 48'
      First Half ends, Australia 2, Kuwait 0.
    • HALF TIME
    • 45'
      Second Half begins Australia 2, Kuwait 0.
    • 46'
      Foul by Hamad Al Qallaf (Kuwait).
    • 46'
      Awer Mabil (Australia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 47'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Fahad Al Reshidi.
    • 47'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Fawaz Al Mubailish.
    • 49'
      Attempt missed. Martin Boyle (Australia) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is just a bit too high. Assisted by Mathew Leckie following a fast break.
    • 51'
      Foul by Ahmad Al Dhefiri (Kuwait).
    • 51'
      Jackson Irvine (Australia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 53'
      Shabaib Al-Khaldi (Kuwait) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 53'
      Foul by Jackson Irvine (Australia).
    • 55'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Fahad Al Reshidi.
    • 57'
      Offside, Australia. Mat Ryan tries a through ball, but Martin Boyle is caught offside.
    • 58'
      Foul by Jackson Irvine (Australia).
    • 58'
      Fahad Al Ebrahim (Kuwait) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 61'
      Corner, Kuwait. Conceded by Mat Ryan.
    • 61'
      Attempt saved. Shabaib Al-Khaldi (Kuwait) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ahmad Al Dhefiri.
    • 61'
      Corner, Kuwait. Conceded by Awer Mabil.
    • 61'
      Substitution, Kuwait. Bader Al Mutawa replaces Bandar Al Salama.
    • 62'
      Hand ball by Mathew Leckie (Australia).
    • 62'
      SI Bader Al Mutawa SO Bandar Al Salama
    • 62'
      SI Eid Al Rashidi SO Fawaz Ayedh
    • 62'
      Substitution, Kuwait. Eid Al Rashidi replaces Fawaz Al Mubailish.
    • 63'
      Attempt missed. Bader Al Mutawa (Kuwait) right footed shot from more than 40 yards on the right wing is too high from a direct free kick.
    • 63'
      Substitution, Australia. Kenneth Dougall replaces James Holland.
    • 64'
      SI Kenneth Dougall SO James Holland
    • 64'
      Foul by Fahad Al Reshidi (Kuwait).
    • 64'
      Chris Ikonomidis (Australia) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 64'
      Substitution, Australia. Chris Ikonomidis replaces Awer Mabil.
    • 65'
      SI Chris Ikonomidis SO Awer Mabil
    • 65'
      Goal! Australia 3, Kuwait 0. Ajdin Hrustic (Australia) from a free kick with a left footed shot.
    • 66'
      G Ajdin Hrustic
    • 66'
      Hand ball by Ajdin Hrustic (Australia).
    • 67'
      Corner, Kuwait. Conceded by Milos Degenek.
    • 68'
      Attempt missed. Fahad Al Hajeri (Kuwait) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Fahad Al Ebrahim with a headed pass following a corner.
    • 70'
      Bader Al Mutawa (Kuwait) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 70'
      Foul by Jackson Irvine (Australia).
    • 73'
      Substitution, Kuwait. Yousef Naser replaces Mubarak Al Faneeni.
    • 74'
      SI Yousef Naser SO Mubarak Al Faneeni
    • 74'
      Substitution, Kuwait. Hamad Al Harbi replaces Fahad Al Reshidi.
    • 74'
      Substitution, Australia. Mitchell Duke replaces Mathew Leckie.
    • 75'
      SI Hamad Al Harbi SO Fahad Al Reshidi
    • 75'
      SI Mitchell Duke SO Mathew Leckie
    • 80'
      Bader Al Mutawa (Kuwait) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 80'
      Foul by Mitchell Duke (Australia).
    • 82'
      Substitution, Kuwait. Muhammad Al-Huwaidi replaces Fahad Al Ebrahim.
    • 82'
      Substitution, Australia. Riley McGree replaces Ajdin Hrustic.
    • 83'
      SI Muhammad Al-Huwaidi SO Fahad Al Ebrahim
    • 83'
      SI Riley McGree SO Ajdin Hrustic
    • 83'
      Attempt missed. Yousef Naser (Kuwait) right footed shot from long range on the left misses to the left. Assisted by Hamad Al Qallaf.
    • 85'
      Foul by Kenneth Dougall (Australia).
    • 85'
      Bader Al Mutawa (Kuwait) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 87'
      Corner, Australia. Conceded by Ahmad Al Dhefiri.
    • 89'
      Attempt saved. Chris Ikonomidis (Australia) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
    • 89'
      Attempt missed. Kenneth Dougall (Australia) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.
    • 90'
      Foul by Shabaib Al-Khaldi (Kuwait).
    • 90'
      Fran Karacic (Australia) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 90'
      Match ends, Australia 3, Kuwait 0.
    • 94'
      Second Half ends, Australia 3, Kuwait 0.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    4-3-3
    ACTIVE
    4-2-3-1
    Goalkeeper
    australia
    Mat Ryan
    0
    Captain
    Defender
    australia
    Fran Karacic
    0
    Defender
    australia
    Milos Degenek
    0
    Defender
    australia
    Aziz Behich
    0
    Defender
    australia
    Ryan McGowan
    0
    Midfielder
    australia
    Riley McGree
    0
    83'Substituted
    Midfielder
    australia
    Kenneth Dougall
    0
    64'Substituted
    Midfielder
    australia
    Jackson Irvine
    0
    Attacker
    australia
    Martin Boyle
    0
    Attacker
    australia
    Chris Ikonomidis
    0
    65'Substituted
    Attacker
    australia
    Mitchell Duke
    0
    75'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    kuwait
    Sulaiman Abdulghafoor
    0
    Defender
    kuwait
    Hamad Al Harbi
    0
    75'Substituted
    Defender
    kuwait
    Hamad Al Qallaf
    0
    Midfielder
    kuwait
    Muhammad Al-Huwaidi
    0
    83'Substituted
    Midfielder
    kuwait
    Eid Al Rashidi
    0
    62'Substituted
    Midfielder
    kuwait
    Ahmad Al Dhefiri
    0
    Midfielder
    kuwait
    Fahad Al Hajeri
    0
    Midfielder
    kuwait
    Khaled Ebrahim
    0
    Attacker
    kuwait
    Fawaz Al Mubailish
    0
    Attacker
    kuwait
    Yousef Naser
    0
    74'Substituted
    Attacker
    kuwait
    Bader Al Mutawa
    0
    62'Substituted

    SUBSTITUTES

    Goalkeeper
    australia
    Lawrence Thomas
    0
    Goalkeeper
    australia
    Daniel Vukovic
    0
    Defender
    australia
    Ruon Tongyik
    0
    Defender
    australia
    Harry Souttar
    0
    Defender
    australia
    Rhyan Grant
    0
    Midfielder
    australia
    Denis Genreau
    0
    Midfielder
    australia
    Ajdin Hrustic
    0
    83'Substituted
    Midfielder
    australia
    James Holland
    0
    64'Substituted
    Attacker
    australia
    Brandon Borrello
    0
    Attacker
    australia
    Awer Mabil
    0
    65'Substituted
    Attacker
    australia
    Jamie Maclaren
    0
    Attacker
    australia
    Mathew Leckie
    0
    Captain
    75'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    kuwait
    Saud Al-Janaei
    0
    Goalkeeper
    kuwait
    Khaled Al Rashidi
    0
    Defender
    kuwait
    Mehdi Dashti
    0
    Defender
    kuwait
    Fahad Al Reshidi
    0
    75'Substituted
    Defender
    kuwait
    Sami Al Sanea
    0
    Midfielder
    kuwait
    Abdulmohsen Al Turkmani
    0
    Midfielder
    kuwait
    Hussein Ashkanani
    0
    Midfielder
    kuwait
    Bandar Al Salama
    0
    62'Substituted
    Midfielder
    kuwait
    Fahad Al Ebrahim
    0
    Captain
    83'Substituted
    Attacker
    kuwait
    Mubarak Al Faneeni
    0
    74'Substituted

    MANAGERS

    australia
    Graham Arnold
    kuwait
    Thamer Enad

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 55% 45%
    Effective Chances 12 5
    Shots on Target 6 1
    Turnovers 14 24

    POSSESSION

    Passes 434 370
    Passing Accuracy 85% 81%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 75% 71%
    Crosses 22 7
    Crossing accuracy 18% 0%

    ATTACK

    Shots 18 0
    Shots outside the box 5 5
    Shots inside the box 14 2
    Shooting accuracy 32% 14%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 7 13
    Effective Tackles 71% 77%
    Blocked Shots 5 1
    Clearances 11 16
    Saves 3 1

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 14 9
    Yellow Cards 0 1
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 1 1

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