Australia racked up four goals for the second straight match as they secured an Asian Cup quarter-finals spot with a 4-0 win over Oman at Stadium Australia.
Coach Ange Postecoglou was delighted with Australia's 4-0 Asian Cup win over Oman in Sydney, but is confident his side will keep improving at the tournament.
Replacing injured skipper Mile Jedinak won't be the only change Ange Postecoglou will make for Australia's second Asian Cup match against Oman.
Australia will go into Tuesday's crucial second Asian Cup group game against Oman without captain Mile Jedinak.
Adelaide United midfielder Ryan Kitto netted the only goal of the game as Australia began their AFC Under-22 championship bid with a win over Kuwait in Oman.
Australia's failure to beat Oman in Sydney puts pressure on them to pick up a result against table-toppers Japan, says Holger Osieck.
Winger Tommy Oar feels he is ready at least for a role off the bench in Australia's clash with Oman.
Captain Mark Schwarzer has warned that failure to beat Oman in Sydney next week would be a "disaster".
Korea-based Robert Cornthwaite hopes he has done enough in his previous Socceroos appearances to secure a spot in next week's World Cup qualifier against Oman.
Tommy Oar wants Australia to "make a statement" about their 2014 World Cup qualification chances when they face Oman in Sydney on 26th March.