Socceroo Jackson Irvine Shares Brilliant World Cup Photo 12 Years In The Making

12 years on - same stadium!

Socceroo Jackson Irvine Shares Brilliant World Cup Photo 12 Years In The Making Image: Twitter/Jackson Irvine

Jackson Irvine was part of the Socceroos side that beat Honduras 3-1 at ANZ Stadium on Wednesday night to book tickets to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

It was obviously a special night for Irvine and his fellow Socceroos, having navigated an exhausting qualifying campaign that started in June 2015 to finally get through.

It inspired Irvine to share a brilliant photo of 12-year-old him wildly celebrating the Socceroos’ drought breaking penalty shootout win against Uruguay at the same stadium 12 years earlier.

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The wild excitement is good enough, but the shirt on the head and flag as a cape really tops off the look.

The draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup is on December 1st.

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