Jordan piled the pressure on Australia with a victory over Tajikistan on a busy day of AFC World Cup qualifiers.
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and United Arab Emirates all qualified for the 2015 AFC Asian Cup with qualifying wins on Friday.
Japan and South Korea continued to impress with victories in AFC World Cup qualification, while Australia got back to winning way.
Harry Redknapp's Jordan won 8-0, Australia and Japan scored big and Thailand reached the next phase in the latest AFC World Cup qualifiers.
Juan Antonio Pizzi Saudi Arabia beat North Korea 4-0 last time out, and coach Juan Antonio Pizzi feels more performances like that could win them the title.
Uli Stielike Uli Stielike says South Korea fully deserved the beat Lebanon as they were the only side who tried to attack.
Syria continued their promising start to World Cup qualifying, while crowd trouble marred Malaysia versus Saudi Arabia.
Despite failing to win either of their opening two Group B matches, Palestine are still in the hunt for a place in the last 16.
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