Australia v Kuwait, 16 August 2006

Score2-0 to Australia
RefereeJunjie Huang (China) Huang
CompetitionAFC Asian Cup Group D
VenueAussie Stadium
Attendance32,000

2  Australia

Manager: Gary Moretti

0  Kuwait

Manager: Yousef Al Yatama

Goals:

Travis Dodd 75 G
Saso Petrovski 86 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Clint Bolton
Defender/Right back Kevin Muscat
Defender Travis Dodd
Defender Jade North
Defender Michael Valkanis
Defender/Midfielder Mark Milligan
Midfielder Dave Carney
Midfielder Alvin Ceccoli
Midfielder Steve Corica
Forward Joel Griffiths
Forward Archie Thompson

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Nawaf Al Khaldi
Defender Ahmad Al Eidan
Defender Nohair Al Shammari (captain)
Defender Yaqoub Al Taher
Defender Fahad Awadh
Midfielder Jarah Al Ateeqi
Midfielder Nawaf Al Mutairi
Forward Fahad Al Hamad

Substitutions:

Saso Petrovski for Joel Griffiths 56
Alex Brosque for Archie Thompson 69
Matt McKay for Steve Corica 90

Substitutions:

Waleed Ali for Khalaf Al Mutairi 79
Fahad Al Rashidi for Fahad Al Hamad 84
Nawaf Al Otaibi for Nawaf Al Mutairi 88

Cards:

Saso Petrovski 57 Y

Cards:

Khalaf Al Mutairi 32 Y
Abdulrahman Al Dawood 36 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Matt McKay
Forward Alex Brosque
Forward Saso Petrovski

On the bench:

Midfielder Waleed Ali
Forward Nawaf Al Otaibi