History of the Australian Socceroos at the World Cup. Road to Qualification. It has always been a hard road to the World Cup for Australia to follow. Australia's first attempt to qualify was in 1966 in ... 1974 World Cup. 2006 World Cup. 2010 World Cup. 2014 World Cup.
1.1 Record by opponent. 2 1974 FIFA World Cup. 2.1 Group 1. 3 2006 FIFA World Cup. 3.1 Group F. 3.2 Round of 16. 4 2010 FIFA World Cup. 4.1 Group D. 5 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Our History Australia in the FIFA World Cup. Until 2010, Australia had only ever qualified for two World Cups, both of which were... First Attempts. The first World Cup qualification match was played in Phnom Penh against North Korea on November 21,... Playing with the Big Boys. Four years later ...
3.1 1966 FIFA World Cup qualification. 3.2 1970 FIFA World Cup qualification. 3.3 1974 FIFA World Cup. 3.4 1978 FIFA World Cup qualification. 3.5 1982 FIFA World Cup qualification.
Australia played in a light-blue strip with maroon hoops on the socks, incorporating the colours of both NSW and Queensland. They wore those colours until 1924 when Green & Gold were incorporated into the kit. The first Australian National Men's Football Team, Dunedin NZ June 1922.
World Cup History. The FIFA World Cup is the most prestigious soccer competition in the world. Played every four years, the World Cup hosts the top 32 national teams in a month long tournament ...
Despite soccer's relative lack of popularity in the host nation, the tournament was the most financially successful in World Cup history; it broke tournament records with overall attendance of 3,587,538 and an average of 68,991 per match, marks that stood unbroken as of 2018 despite the expansion of the competition from 24 to 32 teams starting with the 1998 World Cup.
Australia's final 2006 World Cup qualifying match against Uruguay was the highest rating program in SBS history with an audience of 3.4 million viewers, while a 2010 World Cup qualifying match against Uzbekistan set a record for the highest subscription television audience, with an average of 431,000 viewers.