Australia v Iran, 29 November 1997

Score2-2
RefereeSandor Puhl
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Play-off Asia / Oceania
VenueCricket Ground, Melbourne
Attendance85,022

2  Australia

Manager: Terry Venables

2  Iran

Manager: Tomislav Ivic

Goals:

Harry Kewell 32 G
Aurelio Vidmar 48 G

Goals:

Karim Bagheri 77 G
Khodadad Azizi 80 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mark Bosnich
Defender Craig Moore
Centre back Ned Zelic
Midfielder Stan Lazaridis
Midfielder Robbie Slater
Midfielder/Forward Harry Kewell
Forward Mark Viduka

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ahmadreza Abedzadeh
Defender Mohamed Khakpour
Defender Mehdi Pashazadeh
Defender Naeim Sadavi
Midfielder Karim Bagheri (captain)
Midfielder Hamid Estili
Forward Khodadad Azizi
Forward Ali Daei
Forward Reza Shahroudi

Substitutions:

Ernie Tapai for Aurelio Vidmar 81
Tony Vidmar for Robbie Slater 81
Graham Arnold for Craig Moore 83

Substitutions:

Alireza Mansourian for Reza Shahroudi 52
Ebrahim Seyed Tahami for Naeim Sadavi 75
Ali Ostad-Asadi for Ebrahim Seyed Tahami 89

Cards:

Harry Kewell Y

Cards:

Ebrahim Seyed Tahami Y
Mohamed Khakpour Y
Khodadad Azizi Y
Mehdi Mahdavikia Y

On the bench:

Defender Tony Vidmar

On the bench:

Defender Ali Ostad-Asadi
Midfielder Alireza Mansourian