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Australia tops South Korea in extra time to win Asian Cup

Jan 31, 2015 - 7:56 PM

Substitute James Troisi smashes home a dramatic winner to push Australia past South Korea 2 1 earning the country its first Asian Cup title since splitting with Oceania 9 years ago

Australia's James Troisi (R) celebrates scoring with teammates Mathew Leckie (L) and Massimo Luongo (C) during the AFC Asian Cup football final between South Korea and Australia. Photo by Peter Parks/AFP

Football heavyweights Australia, South Korea collide in Asian Cup final

Jan 30, 2015 - 2:33 PM

Free scoring Australia will seek football glory in the Asian Cup final on Saturday but South Korea could gatecrash the party in a hugely anticipated decider between two of the region s toughest teams

Australia captain Mile Jedinak (C) and Tim Cahill (R) were out of action when their team lost 1-0 to South Korea in the group phase, but their return to the lineup has installed Australia as the favorites. Photo by Mal Fairclough/AFP