Teams: Australia & Newcastle United
Paul Licuria Take A Bow ...
Licuria amassed a staggering 40 possessions – made up of 23 kicks and 17 handballs – plus 7 marks, 5 tackles and 8 clearances in the Pies’ 16.12 (108) to 14.11 (95) win at AAMI Stadium
Is it one of the greatest individual games ever?
"They picked on the wrong man - and the wrong country. It was like pouring petrol onto a fire as far as I was concerned.
There's an old saying that the dog that barks loudest never bites. They did a lot of barking but we bit them pretty hard. Uruguay's attitude just showed how scared they were of us - it was their last resort."
- Vincenzo Grella, Parma & Australia.