Punters with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au are confident the Socceroos will defeat Syria with 83% of money placed on a home win.
Ange Postecoglou’s team are $1.28 to win the game with Syria paying $9.50 and the draw $5.00.
The Socceroos are $1.14 to qualify for the final qualifying round and $1.80 to make it to the World Cup in Russia.
“Ange and the team should get the job done against Syria and then there’s just one more hurdle to overcome before we start brushing up on our Russian,’’ said sportsbet.com.au’s Will Byrne.
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