Soccer fans in Melbourne erupted in cheers in the early hours of December 1 when Australia scored their winning goal against Denmark to advance to the World Cup knockout stage.
Australia won the match 1-nil after Mathew Leckie scored a goal, putting them through to the next round along with group winners France, despite their shock loss to Tunisia.
Footage recorded at Federation Square by James Smart shows the crowd erupting in celebration. “It was a wild morning here with flares going off and an absolutely raucous crowd,” Smart told Storyful. Credit: James Smart via Storyful