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Mat Ryan isn't dining out on his new-found status as the third Socceroos captain to win a game at a World Cup.
He's hungry for more.
Ryan joined Mark Viduka and Lucas Neill as Australians to captain the Socceroos to victory at the cup finals after Australia's 1-0 win against Tunisia in Qatar on Saturday.
Mat Ryan became only the third player to captain the Socceroos to a win in the World Cup
Viduka achieved the feat in 2006 and Neill in 2010, with Ryan now added to the list after Australia's crucial victory over the Carthage Eagles.
'It's what dreams are made of, what unfolded here,' Ryan said.
'Just super-proud. A collective effort from the get-go.
'We just left it all out there on the park. That is the objective every game we play, but somehow we took it to another level.'
The Australians go into the final group game against