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SYDNEY FC v WELLINGTON PHOENIX
Sydney Football Stadium, Sunday 11th January 2009.
Photos by Michael Shillito
The teams line up before
the match
The Cove - down in
numbers but vocal as ever
Sydney FC's formation as
the match kicks off
Zach Cairncross clears
Sydney out of trouble
Phoenix do the early
attacking
Alex Brosque goes for a
run
You're going home in the
back of the divvy van
Another Phoenix strike
goes wide
Shane Smeltz looks for
an attacking option
Rhyan Grant goes forward
Ivan Necevski flies high to
defuse a Wellington bomb
Into the second half
The SFS is sparsely
populated for this game
Sydney take a short
corner
Shannon Cole from the
corner
Iain Fyfe on an impossible
angle
Manny Muscat takes a
throw-in
Leo Bertos takes a free
Rhyan Grant flies for a
header
Tony Popovic gives
guidance to Kofi Danning
Danning ckecks in for
Sydney FC
Troy Hearfield gets his
marching orders
Shannon Cole attacks the
Phoenix wall
Some desperate
defending keeps Brosque
at bay
The Cove's skull and
crossbones
Glen Moss makes a save
Confirmation of a
disappointing crowd
Kofi Danning strikes into
the Phoenix net
Danning celebrates his
first A-League goal
And his team-mates
congratulate him
Phoenix run forward,
looking for an equaliser
Last roll of the dice for
Wellington
It's all over - Sydney FC 1
Wellington Phoenix 0
Kofi Danning is
interviewed on TV
A relieved John Kosmina
at the after match
After match interview
with Alex Brosque