Melbourne is gripped in football (soccer) fever. In a world cup warm-up exercise, the Australian Socceroos had a friendly game with Euro cup champions Greece.
AUSTRALIA WON!!! Score: 1-0
One-nil: Socceroo Josip Skoko rejoices after scoring the only goal of the game as Australia beat Greece at the MCG. A crowd of 95,103 watched the match, Australia's final tune-up before next month's World Cup in Germany. (Picture: AAP, caption from Herald Sun)
There is only a few weeks left till the world cup starts and it will be weeks of sleepless nights for me and other football fans around the globe. Bring it on!!!