Sydney Football Stadium, Sunday 25th January 2009.
Photos by Michael Shillito
The Cove's banners as
the teams walk on
Newcastle's fans - loyal
to the bitter end
The giant banner comes
over The Cove
The players shake hands
before the game
Final words before kick off
Kick off
Newcastle on the counter
Alex Brosque hits the net
early in the game
Brosque and Song go to
With neither team in the
finals race, the crowd
was small
Sydney FC go marching in
Shannon Cole takes a
Sydney's subs warm up
Matthew Jurman's
throw-in finds Rhyan Grant
Brendan Gan looks for an
attacking option
D'Apuzzo takes
Newcastle forward
Alex Brosque gets
Sydney FC's second
And the players love it
Song tries to take a short
corner, but the ref says no
Corica sets up another
Sydney attack
Half time
Shannon Cole is caught in
Corica on the run
Steve Corica is subbed
Alex Brosque shows
some ball control
Rhyan Grant goes forward
Ante Covic makes a save
Kofi Danning checks in
for Sydney FC
Stuart Musialik traps the
Scramble for possession
outside the penalty box
Danning takes a corner
An own goal extends
Sydney FC's advantage
Mark Milligan - still
scoring goals for Sydney
Brosque's hat-trick
attempt is thwarted
Mark Bridge scores
against his old club
And it's party time
Danning continues to
attack for Sydney FC
Game set and match -
Sydney FC 4-0
A lap of honour for
Sydney FC
No finals, but a positive
way to end the season
John Kosmina is all
smiles after the game
Steve Corica at the after
Player of the match Alex
Some words from a Cove