Football Federation Australia will begin its search for a new Socceroos coach amid unprecedented uncertainty over its place in Australian football.
It was Sam Kerr's night yet again but both the Matildas star and her coach Alen Stajcic are eager to share the praise around.
Australia's triumph in their World Cup qualifying play-off with Honduras gives two Socceroos generations the chance to come together at the showpiece event.
Socceroos leaders Tim Cahill and Mile Jedinak say giving the next generation of Australian footballers the chance to play against football's very best is inspiring them to reach the World Cup.
When it comes to World Cup qualifying home comforts, Honduras might have boasted 'La Tumba' but Australia have the stats on their side.
The irony is not lost on coach Ange Postecoglou that the same kind of result he was pilloried for throughout World Cup qualifying is exactly what's required in Honduras tomorrow.