SYDNEY, Nov. 15, 2017 (AMP) — Russia 2018 (Qualifiers) : Australia defeated Honduras by a score of 3-1 (halftime: 0-0), in the second leg of a qualifying game on Wednesday night at the Stadium Australia in Sydney.
Mile Jedinak scored tripple goals
Honduras made the Australians doubt themselves for forty-five minutes. 0-0 at half time. Everything was decided in the second period with three goals by Australian midfielder Mile Jedinak at '54, '72 (on penalty) and '85 (on penalty).Australia, who tied 0-0 in the first leg, secured their ticket to the World Cup finals. Honduras is eliminated.
Fixtures and Results : Inter-confederation play-offs
Australia at the World Cup
- 4 appearances (first in 1974)
- 14 participations in the qualifications (first in 1966)
Honduras at the World Cup
- 3 appearances (first in 1982)
- 14 participations in the qualifications (first in 1962)
- 15 November 2017
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