‘Australia were magnificent’

Australia boss Ange Postecoglou has praised his players despite their 3-2 loss to Netherlands on Wednesday.

The Oceania outfit went down to the Oranje in Porto Alegre to crash out of this summer’s World Cup with two losses.

But the Coach has claimed that his team were superb in defeat.

“I can't fault the players,” he told reporters after the game.

“I really want us to be an exciting team. The players were magnificent today.”

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