Australia shock Denmark 1-0 to waltz into World Cup last 16

Australia upset Denmark 1-0 on Wednesday to qualify for the World Cup knockout section for the primary time in 16 years because of a superb solo aim from Mathew Leckie.

Australia contained Denmark on the Al Janoub Stadium earlier than stinging the Scandinavians on a counter-attack within the sixtieth minute when Leckie burst into house, wrong-footed defender Joakim Maehle and fired low previous goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel.

Denmark coach Kasper Hjulmand introduced on all of the attacking firepower he might muster as he desperately sought the targets which have eluded his facet in Qatar.

However Australia held on to say second place in Group D, behind France however forward of Tunisia who had been main the French 1-0 within the dying levels of Wednesday’s different recreation. Denmark completed backside with one level.

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