Socceroos fans won't forget this steamy night in Doha very quickly.
On the occasion of their 500th international the Australian national team suffered their first defeat against Qatar.
The 1-0 loss means there is precious little time to build momentum ahead of the Asian Cup with just one more hit out - against Japan - before the tournament kicks off on home soil in January.
Click on the links below to see what went down in Doha in the early hours of Wednesday morning (AEDT). Pics by Getty Images.