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Tunisia vs Australia: Date, live stream FREE, TV channel and kick-off timeLive BlogTUN OF FUN Updated: 11:20, 26 Nov 2022AUSTRALIA will be determined to bounce back from their opening day embarrassment by France against Tunisia - and things are going to plan. Mitchell Duke's well-timed header has put the Aussie's in front as they chase World Cup survival. But Tunisia won't go down with out a fight with the likes of Isaam Jebali causing problems to the Socceroo's defence. Live stream: BBC iPlayer TV channel: BBC One Tunisia XI: Dahmen, Bronn, Meriah, Talbi, Drager, Skhiri, Laidouni, Abdi, Sliti, Jebali, Mskani Australia XI: Ryan, Kracic, Souttar, Rowles, Behich, McGree, Mooy, Irvine, Leckie, Duke, Goodwin BETTING SPECIAL - GET £66 IN FREE BETS FOR THE WORLD CUP Follow ALL the action with our live blog below...
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They know the importance of this game to their World Cup. Jalel Kadri needs to get his side to stop giving away needless fouls. 46. Tunisia start on the front and foot and win an early corner. The ball is whipped in but the Africans are too physical in trying to win the ball and a free kick is awarded.
This will be Tunisia’s first appearance at a World Cup. Tunisia vs. Australia, 2018 World Cup Day 1: Match thread and discussionFinally, time to play soccer. The 2022 FIFA World Cup kicks off this morning with the Australia match, on a date which was supposed to be T-1 day before the true start of the tournament. With a late date switch, hosts Tunisia will take center stage in front of the world to take on Australia in the tournament’s first match. Tunisia has prepared 12 years for this moment as a team, building up its roster in an effort to not disappoint as the hosts of this World Cup.
Breather for the Aussies. Kick-off: Tunisia 0-1 Australia We are underway here. Big half for Tunisia to save their hopes of qualification. Australia in the box seat. In the ground - half time analysis Sun reporter Oscar Paul reports from the Al-Janoub Stadium: One moment of quality has Australia dreaming again following their French humbling. Mitchell Duke had a trial at West Ham nine years ago, and the striker’s classy header has the Soceroos back on track for their first qualification to the round of 16 since 2006. It’s tense, it’s loud, and Tunisia have had a couple of great chances to equalise. Mohammed Drager looked certain to score four minutes before the break, only for Stoke City’s Harry Soutter to pull out one of the blocks of the tournament. Moments later, Youssef Msakni flashed one wide at the near post.
You can also stream full-match replays for free on Tubi. Here are the top plays. Tunisia vs. Australia 23' - FinesseAustralia got on the board first, as forward Mitchell Duke was able to execute a header off a presumed shot attempt near the goalkeeper. Australia's Mitchell Duke scores goal vs. Tunisia in 23' | 2022 FIFA World Cup Watch Australia's Mitchell Duke scoring a goal against Tunisia in the 23' in the 2022 Men's FIFA World Cup. 45+3' - Brutal! Tunisia had an opportunity to even up the score shortly before halftime, but forward Youssef Msakni's shot went off the right post. Australia took a 1-0 lead into halftime. Setting the stageAustralia is aiming to end its seven-game winless run at the World Cup after coming up short against France on Tuesday, while Tunisia is aiming to garner some momentum after a scoreless draw with Denmark earlier this week.
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Tunisia are dominating at the moment. 52. Jebali is looking a lot more mobile in these opening exchanges of the half. Tunisia look a much better team when they have an outlet, moving into the channels for the ball. Laidouni goes down and wins a free kick just outside the box. 50. Australia come forward for their first attack of the half. This time it is The Wallabies penalised for a foul. The referee does not seem to want to let this game flow at all. Credit: Getty 48. Tunisia seem to have more of a spring in their step.
Tunisia 0-1 Australia 58. Kadri will be much happier with his side's performance since the interval. They are looking much more like the side that caused Denmark so many problems in their opening game. The Tunisia fans are making some noise to spur their team on. 56. Mooy is looking busy in the centre of the park for The Wallabies. The ball is crossed in, looking for Duke but he cannot get in front of his marker to win the ball. With Tunisia needing a goal, Australia may have chances to hurt them on the counter attack. 54. Leckie catches Sassi with a late challenge. The referee keeps his cards in his pocket however.
If the north Africans do score, the Al Janoub Stadium’s foundations are going to be tested to the limit. HT: Tunisia 0-1 Australia Tunisia haven't looked the same side as the one we saw against Denmark earlier in the week. They have huge support at Al-Janoub Stadium but their team are not giving them anything to get behind. It was not until the final moments of the half until they created their first real opening in front of goal.
It has been quite an even contest in terms of possession but the important factor is what you do with it. Australia have been more direct, used the ball better. This is why they find themselves ahead here. The referee brings the first half to a close. Impressive 45 minutes from Australia. Tunisia have their work cut-out here. Tunisia 0-1 Australia - Jebali chance 45+4. Well Tunisia should be level. Great ball in from the right found Jebali running onto the ball right in front of goal.
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Because of that, they’re hoping to be the dangerous team that can also contend to advance to the knockout stage. It’s finally here. The World Cup begins today. Let the soccer commence. How to watchGroup A - Tunisia vs. AustraliaLocation: Al Janoub StadiumKick-off time: 5:00am Eastern, 2:00am PacificAvailable TV: FS1 (English), Telemundo (Spanish)Available streaming: Fox Sports (App/Website), Telemundo (Website), Peacock (Website), FuboTV (Free Trial), SiriusXM FC (Radio)This thread will be your match thread. We don’t have many rules here.
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The Australia match and ceremony of the showpiece tournament, the first to be held in the Middle East, will be held at the majestic 60, 000-capacity Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor, north of Tunisia’s capital, Doha. The fixture has been brought forward by a day to keep with the tradition of the host nation Australia the competition. Once ranked 113th in the world, Tunisia’s national team – nicknamed the Maroons – has risen to 50th in the FIFA rankings thanks to a string of in recent years, including a surprise first-ever Asian Cup win in 2019. The team also made a semi-final appearance at last year’s Gold Cup of the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football as a guest nation.
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