Bahrain v Australia, 22 February 2006

Score3-1 to Australia
RefereeSubkhiddin Mohd Salleh
CompetitionAFC Asian Cup Group D
VenueNational Stadium MANAMA
Attendance2,500

1  Bahrain

Manager: Luka Peruzovic

3  Australia

Manager: Gary Moretti

Goals:

Hussein Abdullah Ali 36 G

Goals:

Archie Thompson 53 G
Josip Skoko 63 G
Ahmad Elrich penalty 88 P

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ante Covic
Defender Jon McKain
Defender Jade North
Defender Michael Thwaite
Midfielder Alvin Ceccoli
Midfielder Ahmad Elrich
Midfielder Josip Skoko
Midfielder Luke Wilkshire
Forward Scott McDonald
Forward Archie Thompson

Substitutions:

A'ala Ahmed Hubeil for Husain Salman Habib Maki 62
Ali Aamer Hassan Ali Aamer Musaifer for Rashid Abdulrahman Al Doseri 77

Substitutions:

Brett Holman for Michael Thwaite 46
Dave Carney for Scott McDonald 82

Cards:

Sayed Mahmood Al Wadaei Jalal 31 Y
Abdulla Marzooq 88 R

Cards:

Luke Wilkshire 43 Y
Brett Holman 73 Y

On the bench:

On the bench:

Midfielder Dave Carney
Midfielder/Forward Brett Holman