MELBOURNE, Nov. 27, 1956 (AMP) — Melbourne 56 : Australia defeated Japan by a score of 2-0 (halftime: 1-0), in a Olympics group stage game on Tuesday. Australia advance to the next round of the ongoing Olympics. Japan is eliminated.
Fixtures and Results : First Round
Australia at the Olympics
- First appearance
Japan at the Olympics
- 2 participations in the qualifications (first in 1936)
- 27 November 1956