HARBOURSPORT  
WORLD CUP QUALIFIER - AUSTRALIA v BAHRAIN
Stadium Australia, Wednesday 10th June 2009.
Photos by Michael Shillito
The teams enter the arena
Lining up for the national
anthems
The scarves go up for the
Australian national
anthem
An early touch for David
Carney
A throw-in in front of the
Socceroos' bench
Bahrain take a throw-in
Harry Kewell keeps the
ball in play
A Bahrain shot bounces
off the Australian wall
Sayed Jaffer takes a goal
kick
Mile Sterjovski puts the
Bahrain midfield under
pressure
Luke Wilkshire takes a
corner
Carney looks for an
attacking option
Socceroos with
possession from half way
A disappointing crowd of
less than 40,000 was at
the game
Bahrain take a corner
Mohammed Abdul
Rahman controls the ball
Bahrain prepare an
attack on goal
A Bahraini diver pretends
to be injured
Within 30 seconds he
was back on
Bahrain appeal for a free
kick
Contest for a header
The Aussie fans are
animated
The offside flag goes up
Celebration time as
Australia scores
Australia sets the wall
A Bahrain goal is
disallowed
The stadium as Australia
has the upper hand
Bahrain take a free
Jason Culina creates an
attacking move
Preparing a corner
Bahrain again hit the
Aussie wall
Confirmation of the crowd
figure
Nick Carle checks in for
the Socceroos
A kick forward is too
deep for Scott McDonald
to chase
The Mexican Wave
comes around
Carle drives the ball
forward
Australia goes 2-0 up
Another fine piece of
Bahraini sportsmanship
Mark Schwarzer goes
forward for a free
Ball in dispute near the
corner flag
Scott McDonald goes
forward out wide
It's all over - Australia 2
Bahrain 0
Mile Sterjovski is
interviewed after the
game
Interview with Mark
Schwarzer