Relive all the suspense of the Socceroos' shootout triumph over Uzbekistan!
It went right down to the wire but the Socceroos emerged victorious on penalties against Uzbekistan in a tense Round of 16 clash at AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019™.
Mat Ryan saved two spot-kicks while Mark Milligan, Robbie Kruse, Apostolos Giannou and Mathew Leckie all converted to send Australia into the next phase following 120 goalless minutes in Al Ain.
Graham Arnold's men are now through to the Quarter Finals, where they will meet the winner of the United Arab Emirates and Kyrgyz Republic.
Relive the dramatic events as they unfolded in our matchday blog below!
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