Australia vs. Saudi Arabia

SaudiArabiavs。

AustraliaWorldCupqualifierbettingtips

October4,20163:46pm。

byToddDavey

WorldCupqualifierAsianGroupBMatchResults:

SaudiArabia1defeatedThailand0

SaudiArabia2defeatedIraq1

Australia2defeatedIraq0

Australia1defeatedUnitedArabEmirates0

Lasttimetheymet:

SaudiArabiadefeatedbyAustralia2-3onthe8thofSeptember2014atCravenCottage,England

Head-to-headodds:

SaudiArabia:($3。

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Draw:($3。

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Australia:($2。

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Handicapbetting:

SaudiArabia:-1($1。

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HandicapDraw:+1($3。

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Australia:-1($4。

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top-twosidesofgroupBinAsiancontingentofWorldCupqualifierswillmeetintheMiddleEasttodeterminewhowillstandaloneatthetopofthepile。

TheSaudishavebeenwhite-hotthiscampaignandboastanunblemishedrecordafteraccountingforThailandandtheIraq。

TheGreenFalconsleftittothelastminutetosecuretheirwins,scoringbeyondthe80thminutetosinkbothThailandandIraq。

TheSaudisarecoachedbyformerDutchmainmanBertvanMarwijk,andhaveshownagreatabilitytoadapt,holdtheirshapeandkeeptheirdisciplinethroughouthistenure。

TheAussieswillprovethetoughestchallengeSaudiArabiahasencounteredthusfar。

TheSoccerooshavebeenmagnificentintheirtwogamestodate,sweepingasideIraqbeforeovercomingadifficultopponentintheUAEin35+degreeheat。

TheAussieswillhaveamultitudeofattackingoptionsandwillpotentiallybeabletostartTimCahillaftertheformerEvertonandnowMelbourneCitystriker’sreturntofulltraining。

TimCahillscoredthesolitarygoalinAustralia’slastoutingagainsttheUAEandisthe$6。

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autofindthebackofthenetfirstonFridaymorning。

AnothermantolookoutforisManchesterCityloaneeAaronMooy,whoisplyinghistradeatEnglandseconddivisionsideHuddersfield。

TheEnglishsidewasnotexpectedtobeafactorinthisyear’scampaign,butsinceMooyhasjoinedtheyhavewoneightanddrewoncefromtheiropening11games,andmuchofthesuccessisattributeddirectlytoMooyswizardryovertheball。

AaronMooyis$4。

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AussiefrontmanMatthewLeckiesaidthevisitorswillbelookingtotakethefullthreepointsfromtheirtriptothewestofAsia,butbaulkedatsuggestionstheteamneedstotightenupdefensivelyheadingintoFriday。

Peopleinthemediahavetheirownopinionsthatsnormal,itstheirjob。

Therewasafewsayingmaybethebestoptionwouldbetochangethegameplan,dropbackandtryandscoreonthecounter。

”Leckiesaid。

Butthebossdoesntwanttochangeanythingofwhatwedo。

Hewantsustoalwaysmovetheball,bedominantinthegame。

Itsgoingtoalwaysbetoughforateamtodefendfor90minutes。

Werejustexpectingareallyhardgrindwithareallystrongteamwithmotivationtonotconcede。

TheAustralianshavedominatedtheSaudisintheirsixpreviousmeetings。

TheSoccerooshavelostjustoncetotheGreenFalconsandhaveathreegamewinningstreakthatstretchesallthewaybackto1997。

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TheSaudishavebeensensationalthusfar,buttheirsternesttestcomesuphereasThailandandIraqhavebothproventobeeasy-beatstodate。

TheSocceroosareyettoconcedeagoalinthesequalifiersandhavewonbothathomeandaway。

Australiaisatthe$2。

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autokeepathirdstraightcleansheetonFridaymorning。

TheAustraliansalsoboastahealthyrecordagainsttheircounterparts。

AwinonFridaymorningwouldstretchtheSoccerooswinningstreakoverSaudiArabiatofourstraightmatches。

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auopenedagenerouspricefortheGreenandGold,themoneyhasfloodedin。

Afterbeingat$2。

60onMondayafternoontheAussieshavebeencrunchedinto$2。

10,andweexpectthoseoddstotightenevenfurtheraskickoffdrawscloser。

TheSocceroosprovedlasttimeoutagainsttheUAEthatoppressiveconditionsinahostileenvironmentagainstqualityoppositiondoesnotholdanyfearforthem,andweareexpectingtheAussiestosurgetothetopofGroupBonFridaymorning。

Matchprediction:Australiatowin($2。

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