Peru have sparkled occasionally during the 2018 World Cup but are already out of the tournament after two 1-0 defeats. The Peruvians, boosted by a loud crowd that heavily outnumbered the Aussies, took advantage of their chances and gave their team an honourable finish after two opening losses.
Nigeria (four points) can top the group if they beat Argentina and Croatia lose to Ireland, as well as if Nigeria's goal difference improves ahead of Croatia.
- Mile Jedinak has scored both of Australia's goals so far in the 2018 World Cup.
Australia leaves consoled by decent performances even though it didn't get the points to show for it.
"We're focussing on us and what we need to do", he said.
"They way we worked, I think we showed everybody that when you don't have the best players of the world, everybody knows where our players are playing, at which level, we can compete with France, Denmark and also Peru", van Marwijk said.
The South Americans will have a huge support with them by the Black Sea as they attempt to claim a consolation victory in their first appearance at the World Cup since 1982. 1-0 at half time?
The team also scored in a 5-1 loss to Poland that year.
Twitter went into meltdown after he gave the finger, but many criticised the man who famously knocked out England in the 86 World Cup with a blatant handball goal, known as the "Hand of God".
His squad featured just three from top-flight leagues - English Premier League duo Aaron Mooy and Mat Ryan and the Bundesliga's Mathew Leckie, arguably Australia's player of the tournament for a second consecutive World Cup. Ghana did it from 2006-2010.