Oh well. I guess Australia had to loose sometime. There are a lot of other teams and fans licking their wounds as well.
There was a sigh of relief here that Germany is still in with a chance. Apparently before the start of the WM everyone thought it would be a disaster. Much like the feeling in Sydney before the games. As soon as it started the mood changed.
As I sat in a coffee shop the other day I watched cars passing and counted the number of cars with flags flying. One in five!