Olyroos 1991 Matches

Olyroo Matches for 1991

Written by John Punshon, Andrew Howe and Greg Stock. For more details see credits.


The Olyroos played the Malaysian under 23 side in two friendly games in Canberra.
Played: Tuesday March 26 1991 Venue: Canberra, Australia
Australia
Steve Mautone, Damian Mori, Ned Zelic, Dominic Longo, Shaun Murphy, Tony Vidmar, Eric Hristodoulou, John Gibson (Lorenz Kindtner 80), Steve Refenes (Kevin Muscat 71), Michael Michalakopoulos, Zoran Ilic (Carl Veart 72)
Goals: Ilic 35, Mori 48, 90, Michalakopoulos 60
4 - 1 Malaysia
Chong Kim Boon, Cheros, Saziman (Ghazala 35 (Selamat 81)), Chee, Thinagaran, Ong Kim Swee (sent off 51), Yap Ywai Loon, Chong King Kong, Lee Thean Ewe, Mohamad (Ibrahim Ahmad Fauzi 70), Adnan
Goal: Ong Kim Swee 38
Referee : Chris Conti (Australia)
Coaches : Eddie Thomson (Australia), Mustakim Omar (Malaysia)


Played: Thursday March 28 1991 Venue: Canberra, Australia
Australia
John Filan, Damian Mori, Ned Zelic, Dominic Longo, Shaun Murphy, Tony Vidmar (Kevin Muscat 71), Lorenz Kindtner (Eric Hristodoulou 55), George Slifkas (Milan Blagojevic 55), Carl Veart, Michael Michalakopoulos (Zoran Ilic 41), Steve Refenes
Goals: Steve Refenes 85, 87
2 - 0 Malaysia
Mohamad Kiros, Ghazala (Thinagaran 25), Salahuddin Mohamad, Ahmaid (Edres 77), Chee, Lee Thean Ewe, Nik, Abdul Mokhtar (Yap 68), Azman (Adnan 50), Ong Kim Swee, Chong
RefereeGordon Dunster (Australia)
Attendance: 440
Coaches : Eddie Thomson (Australia), Mustakim Omar (Malaysia)


Australias path to the Olympic games in 1992 commenced with the Oceania qualifiers in May and November of 1991. Australia were drawn to play Papua New Guines, New Zealand and Fiji in Melbourne in May followed by the return legs in Fiji in November.
Played Sunday May 19 1991 Venue: Melbourne, Australia
Australia
John Filan, Milan Blagojevic, Dominic Longo, Ned Zelic, Steve Georgakis, Tony Vidmar (Steve Refenes 73), George Slifkas, Paul Okon (Zoran Ilic 46), David Seal, Carl Veart, John Markovski
Goals : Veart 9, 28, 35, Markovski 41
4 - 0 Papua New Guinea
(Lineup unavailable)
Coaches : Eddie Thomson (Australia)


Played: Wednesday May 22 1991Venue: Melbourne, Australia
Australia
John Filan, Milan Blagojevic, Dominic Longo, Ned Zelic, Steve Georgakis, Tony Vdmar, George Slifkas, Paul Okon, David Seal, Carl Veart (Mike Michalakopoulos 60), John Markovski
Goals : Vidmar 15, Okon 68pk
2 - 0 New Zealand
(Lineup unavailable)
Coaches : Eddie Thomson (Australia)


Played: Sunday May 26 1991 Venue: Melbourne, Australia
Australia
John Filan, Milan Blagojevic, Dominic Longo, Ned Zelic, Steve Georgakis (John Gibson 46), Tony Vidmar, John Markovski, Damian Mori (Carl Veart 70), Eric Hristodoulou, Steve Refenes, Mike Michalakopoulos
Goals : Vidmar 33, Michalakopoulos 34pk, 71, Gibson 63, 65, 69, Blagojevic 89
7 - 0 Fiji
(Lineup unavailable)
Coaches : Eddie Thomson (Australia)


The return legs in Fiji occured in November.
Played: Monday November 11 1991Venue: Nadi, Fiji
Papua New Guinea
(Lineup unavailable)
0
- 5 Australia
John Filan, Milan Blagojevic, Shaun Murphy, Ned Zelic, Dominic Longo, Tony Vidmar, John Gibson, George Slifkas, John Markovski (Steve Refenes), Carl Veart (Gary Hasler), David Seal
Goals: Veart 13, Blagojevic 14, Murphy 24, Seal 47, Vidmar 56
Coaches : Eddie Thomson (Australia)


Played: Wednesday November 13 1991 Venue: Nadi, Fiji
New Zealand
(Lineup unavailable)
Goal: (Goalscorer unavailable)
1 - 2 Australia
John Filan, Milan Blagojevic, Shaun Murphy, Ned Zelic, Dominic Longo, Tony Vidmar, Damian Mori (Carl Veart), George Slifkas, John Markovski, Gary Hasler (Steve Refenes), David Seal
Goals: Seal 78, 89
Coaches : Eddie Thomson (Australia)


Played: Saturday November 16 1991 Venue: Nadi, Fiji
Fiji
(Lineup unavailable)
0 - 3 Australia
Mark Bosnich, Damian Mori, Shaun Murphy, Ned Zelic, Dominic Longo, Greg Dickinson, John Gibson (George Slifkas), Eric Hristodoulou, Steve Refenes (Milan Blagojevic), Carl Veart, David Seal
Goals : Seal 14, 75, Veart 22
Coaches : Eddie Thomson (Australia)