Australia v Japan, 17 June 2009

Score2-1 to Australia
RefereeKhalil Al Ghamdi
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 1
VenueMelbourne Cricket Ground
Attendance74,100

2  Australia

Manager: Peter Verbeek

1  Japan

Manager: Takeshi Okada

Goals:

Tim Cahill 59 G
Tim Cahill 77 G

Goals:

Marcus Tulio Tanaka 39 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer
Defender Jade North
Defender Shane Stefanutto
Defender/Midfielder Lucas Neill
Defender/Midfielder Rhys Williams
Midfielder Nick Carle
Midfielder Jason Culina
Midfielder Vince Grella
Midfielder/Forward Tim Cahill
Forward Joshua Kennedy
Forward Mile Sterjovski

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Seigo Narazaki
Defender Yuto Nagatomo
Defender Atsuto Uchida
Midfielder Yuki Abe
Midfielder Hideo Hashimoto
Midfielder Yasuyuki Konno
Midfielder Daisuke Matsui
Midfielder Kengo Nakamura
Forward Shinji Okazaki
Forward Keiji Tamada

Substitutions:

Jacob Burns for Rhys Williams 77
Scott McDonald for Nick Carle 77
Dario Vidosic for Tim Cahill 84

Substitutions:

Kisho Yano for Daisuke Matsui 67
Shinzo Koroki for Hideo Hashimoto 84

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Michael Petkovic
Defender Adrian Madaschi
Defender Matt Spiranovic
Midfielder Jacob Burns
Midfielder Dario Vidosic
Forward Bruce Djite
Forward Scott McDonald

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima
Goalkeeper Ryota Tsuzuki
Defender Yuichi Komano
Defender Tomoaki Makino
Forward Shinzo Koroki
Forward Kisho Yano