Sydney Football Stadium, Sunday 6th November 2011.
Photos by Michael Shillito
The teams enter the arena
Gold Coast kick off
Robson goes up for a header
Nicky Carle gets in front to get the
Brett Emerton makes a break
James Brown clears Gold Coast
out of trouble
Liam Reddy takes a goal kick
Paschal Bosschaart looks for an
attacking option
Gold Coast set the wall
Moriyasu traps the ball
Robson goes down
Gold Coast take a corner
Kristian Rees heads the ball into
the net
The Gold Coast players celebrate
Peter Jungschlager clears the ball
Liam Reddy goes up and makes a
Kristian Rees puts Mark Bridge
under pressure
Brett Emerton takes a corner
A Gold Coast shot goes high and
Liam Reddy makes a save
Gold Coast go on the attack
Adama Traore has treatment on the
Into the second half
Gold Coast go 2-0 ahead
Celebration time for the Gold Coast
Traore goes down a second time
Robson weaves around traffic
Nicky Carle takes a corner
Mark Bridge has a scoring chance
Glenn Moss makes a save
Sydney FC go on the attack
James Brown's making divots in
the green
Glenn Moss knocks the ball out of
the danger zone
Sydney FC score, and the crowd
likes it
The Cove are in voice
Mark Bridge prepares to cross
Nicky Carle prepares a shot
Carle scores, and it's tied up at 2-2
The players celebrate
And the crowd goes wild
Yosief drives Gold Coast into attack
Dylan McGowan takes on Bruno
Terry McFlynn gets a yellow card
Battle for a header
The attendance figure is posted
Seb Ryall checks in for Sydney
Nick Carle goes up for a header
Scott Jamieson crosses
Terry McFlynn looks for an
attacking option
Nick Carle spots an opening
Michael Thwaite wins a header
Bruno Cazarine appeals for a
The referee points to the spot
The Cove are vocal, anticipating
the spot kick
Karol Kisel places the ball on the
Kisel takes the kick
The ball hits the net, Sydney FC
taking the lead in injury time
Stacks on celebration
The players are all smiles after the
late winner
The Cove bask in the moment
Gold Coast kick off
The referee blows full time -
Sydney FC 3 Gold Coast 2
An ovation from the crowd after the
thrilling win
The players shake hands after the
Gold Coast are in stunned disbelief
Nicky Carle is interviewed
The Cove is a sea of noise
The players thank The Cove for
their support
A lap of honour for the victorious
Sydney FC
The Cove continue to sing and
celebrate long after the game
Even rugby league legend Dally
Messenger is impressed
And the crowd has plenty to