Thursday June 16, 2022

VIDEO: TV journalist celebrating Australia’s spot in Qatar World Cup blows up the internet

VIDEO: TV journalist celebrating Australia’s spot in Qatar World Cup blows up the internet

Tony Armstrong celebrates with fans in Melbourne. AFP

Rlixa Report

Australian fans who had gathered in the southern hemisphere winter cold to watch the Australia’s World Cup playoff against Peru at outdoor viewing areas, including one in Melbourne's downtown Federation Square, erupted in celebration with their booking a spot in Qatar World Cup.

But it was Tony Armstrong, a sports presenter for the Australian Broadcasting Corp. and a former professional Australian rules footballer, was among the thousands of people who could barely contain the joy.