Watch Australia 2-0 Iraq highlights video of the World Cup 2018 qualifiers round 3rd after the game. The match between Australia beat Iraq in a Group B match qualifier. The match started at 8.30 PM Australian time (6:30 am EDT) on today, 1st September 2016. The match was played at the Perth Oval in Oval, Australia. It will be the first Asia World Cup Qualifier game.
Australia 2-0 Iraq Goals Highlights
Massimo LUONGO 58′
Tomi JURIC 64′
Both the team last met during the 2014 qualifiers where Australia defeated the Iraq to reach the World Cup group stage but it was a close game and Iraq lost by one goal. The top team from each group will reach to 2018 FIFA World Cup so, both teams will look to finish in top two in Group B.
Australia has reached the World Cups four occasions in its history but only one time they move out of group stage. On the other hand, Iraq has not qualified for a World Cup since 1986 but this year they are looking good.
Head to Head
Australia and Iraq have played nine times against each other in their history but Iraq only able to win twice while Australia dominated them and won six times and only one game was drawn. In fact, Australia has won the last three matches they played against Iraq.
Iraq vs Australia Prediction
Australia is favorite for this game and as per our prediction they will win with 2-0.
Australia vs Iraq Highlights (WC 2018 Qualifiers)
The Australian football viewers can catch live action of this game on Fox Sports 3 while live streaming of Australia vs Iraq match will be available on their website – Foxtel Play.
beinSport will have live coverage of this group B game in the middle east countries while United States soccer fans can enjoy this game on via the ESPN3 App.
The match between Australia and Iraq will be broadcast on Sony Six in India.