4 years after happening to France 2-1 of their World Cup opener in Russia, the Socceroos have an opportunity for a do-over on the Al Janoub Stadium in Qatar.Comply with stay.Dwell updatesCrowds collect, tensions rise6m agoTue 22 Nov 2022 at 6:16pmBy Dan ColasimoneFrance’s beginning XI8m agoTue 22 Nov 2022 at 6:13pmBy Dan ColasimoneAnd listed here are the reigning world champs. A lot of gamers out, particularly in midfield, however that attacking line-up is scary.With two holding midfielders and 4 attacking gamers, appears like they’re hoping to run up a rating towards the Socceroos.Australia’s beginning XI11m agoTue 22 Nov 2022 at 6:10pmBy Dan ColasimoneKey EventHere it’s. With Hrustic out for this sport, Riley McGhee comes into midfield, and it is Mat Leckie on the proper and Craig Goodwin on the left of the attacking three.Saudis get public vacation for astonishing win15m agoTue 22 Nov 2022 at 6:07pmBy Dan Colasimone(Getty)Saudi Arabia shocked Argentina within the World Cup on Tuesday with a 2-1 victory over Lionel Messi’s facet, prompting an outpouring of Arab satisfaction amidst the primary staging of soccer’s high match within the Center East.King Salman declared a public vacation in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to mark the achievement, a feather within the cap of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who advisable the royal order state media stated. Prince Mohammed was not seen on the match however had been entrance and centre on the match opening on Sunday.It was additionally a candy second for host Qatar, dealing with intense criticism over human rights within the conservative Muslim nation. Qatar’s emir draped the Saudi flag over his shoulders on the match. A Doha skyscraper flashed “Congratulations Greens.””Wow! I’ve all the sentiments proper now. We beat Argentina, one of many nice groups!” stated Saad from Riyadh who’s in Qatar for 2 weeks and was sporting a inexperienced Saudi Falcons scarf.”Our guys performed so nicely — every little thing went proper contained in the stadium right this moment. It was superb.”ReutersEriksen virtually the hero in his return to match football17m agoTue 22 Nov 2022 at 6:05pmBy Dan Colasimone(Getty)Christian Eriksen was again taking part in a significant match lower than a yr and a half after his cardiac arrest on the European Championship.Eriksen began in his customary playmaker place for Denmark’s opening sport on the World Cup on Tuesday towards Tunisia in Group D and performed the complete 90 minutes of a 0-0 draw.Eriksen almost gained it for Denmark when he produced a harmful long-distance shot on aim within the second half that Tunisia goalkeeper Aymen Dahmen needed to bat away.After Eriksen collapsed throughout Denmark’s opening Euro 2020 group sport towards Finland in June of final yr, medics used a defibrillator to restart his coronary heart as a horrified nation — and far of the soccer world — watched on as he lay lifeless on the sector at Parken Stadium in Copenhagen.Eriksen’s look on the World Cup is the newest step of a outstanding comeback that has already seen him return to elite soccer within the Premier League, first with London membership Brentford after which Manchester United — exhibiting he’s nonetheless among the many world’s greatest playmakers.He made his nationwide workforce comeback in March, scoring two minutes after approaching as an alternative in a 4-2 loss to the Netherlands. He additionally netted with a 25-yard shot towards Croatia within the Nations League in September.ReutersOne of the all-time upsets21m agoTue 22 Nov 2022 at 6:01pmBy Dan ColasimoneI’m seeing numerous sizzling takes, however Saudi Arabia’s unimaginable win final night time ranks up there with the highest three World Cup upsets of all time.Here is the way it occurred:In a single day results26m agoTue 22 Nov 2022 at 5:56pmBy Dan ColasimoneKey EventOne bombshell, two attracts:Argentina 1 – 2 Saudi ArabiaDenmark 0 – 0 TunisiaMexico 0 – 0 PolandFrance vs Australia: This feels familiar31m agoTue 22 Nov 2022 at 5:51pmBy Dan ColasimoneMat Ryan will captain the Socceroos.(Getty)Good morning and welcome to our stay protection of the Socceroos’ openining sport of the 2022 World Cup … which feels quite a bit just like the opening sport of the 2018 World Cup.In brief, the opponent is France and Australia is the underdog by fairly some margin.However from what we noticed final night time, something is feasible at this World Cup.Kick-off is at 6am AEDT.Let’s get into it.