SYDNEY FC v CENTRAL COAST MARINERS
Sydney Football Stadium, Sunday 5th October 2009.
Photos by Michael Shillito
The teams enter the arena
The Cove raise their
scarves
The Marinators' banners
A minute's silence for the
tsunami victims
Kick off
Sung Hwan Byun takes a
corner
Danny Vukovic saves
Stuart Musialik looks for an
attacking option
A Mariners' free bounces
off the wall
Sydney take a throw-in
Moving forward into the box
Terry McFlynn scores, and
the players celebrate
The Cove goes wild
John Hutchinson takes the
Mariners forward
Alex Brosque on the
counter-attack
Clint Bolton makes a save
Dean Heffernan on the run
Karol Kisel & Hutchinson
exchange pleasantaries
Mariners throw-in
Into the second half. Clint
Bolton takes a kick
Sydney FC are awarded a
free kick
An overcast afternoon at
the SFS
Sydney from the corner
Steve Corica evades a
tackle
Alex Brosque wrong-foots
the Mariners
The Mariners set the wall
Mad scramble on the goal
line
Steve Corica forward of
half-way
Terry McFlynn prepares to
take a kick
Alex Brosque receives
some unwanted attention
Shannon Cole checks in
for Sydney FC
Confirmation of the crowd
figure
Brosque and Wilkinson
tangle
Terry McFlynn prepares his
free kick
McFlynn is forced out wide
Injury worries for Stephan
Keller
In the final minutes, the
rain gets heavier
Danny Vukovic takes a
goal kick
The Cove continue to sing
in the rain
Musialik and Kwasnik lose
their balance
Michael McGlinchey has
one last attempt for
Central Coast
Battle for a header
The Mariners keep
pressing, but there is to be
no equaliser
Final score Sydney FC 1
Central Coast Mariners 0