Australia kept their winning run intact with a 1-0 victory over Jordan in Group B.
Adam Taggart's goal in the 13th minute put Graham Arnold's side five points clear of Kuwait, who dished out a 9-0 hammering to Chinese Taipei.
Australia won't play another qualifier until March 25 when they host Kuwait.
The four Australian under-23 players being investigated following an incident in Cambodia have all missed selection for the Olyroos' upcoming friendly tournament in China.
While Adelaide young gun Al Hassan Toure has, as expected, been named, his A-League teammate and Olyroos captain Riley McGree is a notable absentee.
McGree, Lachlan Wales, Nathaniel Atkinson and Brandon Wilson have all been asked to "show cause" to the FFA for their alleged behaviour following a qualifying tournament for next...
Socceroos legend Harry Kewell has been linked with the vacant manager's position at Scottish Premiership club Hibernian.
Kewell was spotted in the crowd as Hibs accounted for St Johnstone 4-1 t McDiarmid Park on Saturday.
The 41-year-old refused to deny he was interested in the Hibernian role outside the ground.
"I think it's a fantastic club," Kewell told Sky Sports Scotland. "There's a lot of clubs up for new managers and all that and obviously being out of work you're always speculated and all...
Adelaide United's young gun Al Hassan Toure has pledged his football future to Australia.
The 19-year-old, who has shot to prominence in the FFA Cup and A-League this season, is understood to have opted for Australia over Liberia, the country where his parents were born.
He is expected to be included in the Olyroos under-23 squad, to be announced later this week, headed for China next week.
Toure, who was born in West Africa's Guinea, migrated to Australia with his parents when he was four.