Australia v Kuwait, 05 March 2009

Score1-0 to Kuwait
RefereeMasoud Moradi
CompetitionAFC Asian Cup Qualifying group B
VenueCanberra Stadium, Canberra
Attendance20,032

0  Australia

Manager: Pim Verbeek

1  Kuwait

Manager: Goran Tufegdzic

Goals:

Goals:

Mesaed Neda 38 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Eugen Galekovic
Defender Craig Moore (captain)
Defender Daniel Mullen
Defender Rodrigo Vargas
Defender/Midfielder Michael Zullo
Midfielder Matt McKay
Midfielder Tom Pondeljak
Midfielder Paul Reid
Midfielder Matt Thompson
Forward Matt Simon
Forward Archie Thompson

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Nawaf Al Khaldi (captain)
Defender Yaqoub Al Taher
Defender Fahad Awadh
Defender Fayez Bandar
Defender Hussein Fadhel
Midfielder Talal Al Amer
Midfielder Jarah Al Ateeqi
Midfielder Waleed Ali
Midfielder Mesaed Neda
Forward Hamad Nayef

Substitutions:

Mitch Nichols for Paul Reid 62
Fabian Barbiero for Michael Zullo 68
Robert Cornthwaite for Craig Moore 86

Substitutions:

Khaled Matar for Hamad Nayef 65
Mohamed Jarragh for Fayez Bandar 77
Saleh Al Sheikh for Waleed Ali 86

Cards:

Michael Zullo 10 Y
Matt Simon 45 Y

Cards:

Hamad Nayef 59 Y
Waleed Ali 73 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Michael Theoklitos
Defender Dean Heffernan
Defender/Midfielder Tarek Elrich
Midfielder Fabian Barbiero
Midfielder Mitch Nichols

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Khaled Al Fadhli
Defender Ahmad Al Eidan
Midfielder Saleh Al Sheikh
Midfielder Adel Humoud
Midfielder Mohamed Jarragh
Midfielder Aziz Mashaan
Midfielder Khaled Matar