Doha, Qatar /
Australia did everything right, a team that from game one was organized and already has its reward: the pass to the Round of 16 in the world of Qatar 2022. the australian squad expired 1-0 to denmarkthe European failure that was left on the way to the Group Phase with only one point added and no games won in Group D.
Things were easy for the Australians on the field of Al Janoub Stadium where a tie gave them the ticket, Denmark had to win. without conformism, Graham Arnold He ordered his squad to go out and win, annihilate the rival that was left out of the forecasts and wearing an inoperative system that did not give him any positive results in the first three matches of Qatar 2022.
The second half defined everything. The first part was seen calmly, two teams measuring themselves to get everything learned in training for the supplement. Thus, Australia delivered the final blow. Mathew Leckie controlled, ran with space, hooked Joakim Maehle and kicked to the far post. Unassailable for Kasper Schmeichel.
With the 1-0, Denmark I was forced to press the accelerator and it did not seem crazy that with half an hour remaining on the clock they could do the feat of the somersault and the light appeared with the signaling of a penalty by the central referee who sanctioned a foul on dolbergbut the assistant had the flag up and the play was immediately disallowed.
From the bench they took the soul of Denmark By putting a real bolt with the departure of the man who scored the goal and the entry of a fifth defender with Ajdin Hrustic, the Danish hopes vanished as well as the participation of their team.
Australiawhich entered the World Cup after Eliminate Peru in a Repechagemade the feat in a group that had France and Denmark as favorites to access for the first time to Eighth since the edition of Germany 2006.