Australia beat Honduras 3-1 to qualify for World Cup
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia beat Honduras 3-1 in the second leg of their intercontinental playoff on Wednesday to qualify for next year’s World Cup in Russia.
Captain Mile Jedinak scored a second half hat-trick to put the Socceroos on course for a 3-1 aggregate victory after the first leg in San Pedro Sula last week finished goalless.
Alberto Elis netted an injury time consolation goal for the visitors.
Reporting by Nick Mulvenney, editing by John O’Brien
Source: Reuters Sport