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FIFA World Cup 2022 - Australia records in World Cup knockout stages

Australia finally managed to cross the group stage of the tournament for the only second time as the Socceroos will face Argentina in the Round of 16 in the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Sandipan Ghosh
Last updated: 03.12.2022
Australia records in FIFA World Cup knockout stages

In their fifth consecutive FIFA World Cup tournament, Australia finally managed to cross the group stage of the tournament for the only second time as the Socceroos will face Argentina in the Round of 16 in the FIFA World Cup 2022.

In the Group D of the FIFA World Cup 2022, Australia finished in the second position with six points.  

Contents:


1. Australia in the FIFA World Cup 2022


·       Group D final points table

·       Group Stage: Match Results

·       Crucial facts


2. Australia’ records in the FIFA World Cup knockout stages


·       Overall record

·       vs each confederation

·       vs each team

 

Australia in the FIFA World Cup 2022

Group D (Final points table)

Team

Matches

Won

Drawn

Lost

Scored

Conceded

Goal Difference

Points

France

3

2

0

1

6

3

+3

6

Australia

3

2

0

1

3

4

-1

6

Tunisia

3

1

1

1

1

1

0

4

Denmark

3

0

1

2

1

3

-2

1

 

Group Stage: Match Results

22nd November 2022: France 4 (Adrien Rabiot 27’; Olivier Giroud 32’, 71’; Kylian Mbappé 68’) – Australia 1 (Craig Goodwin 9’)

26th November 2022: Tunisia 0 – Australia 1 (Mitchell Duke 23’)

30th November 2022: Australia 1 (Mathew Leckie 60’) – Denmark 0


Crucial facts


  • It is the second time when Australia reached the Round of 16 in a FIFA World Cup tournament. In the FIFA World Cup 2006, Australia played their first WC knockout stage game where they lost by 1-0 against Italy in the Round of 16.


  • It is the first time when Australia managed two victories in the group stage of a FIFA World Cup tournament. It is also their most wins in a World Cup edition.

 

Australia records in the FIFA World Cup knockout stages


Australia overall performances in the knockout stages of the World Cup

Matches

Won*

Lost*

Penalty shootout

Winning %

Won

Lost

1

0

1

0

0

0

(Won*/Lost*= including penalty shootouts results)


Australia performances against each confederation in the knockout stages of the World Cup

Confederation

No. of different teams

Matches

Won*

Lost*

Penalty shootout

Winning %

Won

Lost

vs UEFA

1

1

0

1

0

0

0

(Won*/Lost*= including penalty shootouts results)


Australia performances against each team in the knockout stages of the World Cup

Opposition

Opponent’s confederation

Matches

Won*

Lost*

Penalty shootout

Winning %

Won

Lost

vs Italy

UEFA

1

0

1

0

0

0

(Won*/Lost*= including penalty shootouts results)

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