A last-gasp Matt Simon header lifted Sydney FC to a 2-1 win over Central Coast and within one point of a second-successive A-League Premiers' Plate.
The Mariners did not make life easy for the Sky Blues, who went ahead via Milos Ninkovic's first-half header but were pegged back level by Jake McGing eight minutes from time in Gosford on Saturday.
That was before substitute striker Simon executed a dramatic dive to head home Paulo Retre's deflected cross in the 93rd minute, ensuring Graham Arnold's...
Central Coast chief executive Shaun Mielekamp says the battling A-League club will look for an experienced head coach and can't afford to get their appointment wrong.
Paul Okon quit the post on Tuesday, with youth coach Wayne O'Sullivan installed as caretaker for the rest of the season.
Online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au posted O'Sullivan as the favourite for the full-time job, followed by former Adelaide United and Young Socceroos coach Aurelio Vidmar, ex-Brisbane mentor Mike Mulvey and former New...
Central Coast coach Paul Okon has quit the A-League club with immediate effect.
The off-contract former Socceroo is understood to have walked away on Tuesday afternoon after failing to come to agreement with management on a number of issues.
Okon's two-year contract was due to expire at the end of the season.
"Both Paul Okon and the Central Coast Mariners have been in discussions for several weeks about the strategic direction of the football club," the Mariners said in a statement.
"Given the club's...