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...
Alex Brosque will not be cited for spitting during Sydney FC's A-League loss to Brisbane Roar.
The well-respected Sky Blues skipper was booked for dissent during Saturday night's 2-1 upset and then appeared to spit in the direction of referee Kurt Ams.
But a review of the incident has provided insufficient evidence to justify a referral to the full A-League match review panel.
That lack of evidence is likely to centre around an inability to prove Brosque's intent, especially given the 34-year-old...
A-League-leading Sydney FC's slump continued as they conceded sloppy set-piece goals in a 2-0 home loss to Brisbane.
Matt McKay's ninth-minute near-post header from a corner was followed 10 minutes later by Jacob Pepper's tap in after a free kick -- his first goal in six years.
Sydney's 59th-minute goal also came from a set-piece, Milos Ninkovic powering in a far-post header from a Jordy Buijs free kick.
The Sky Blues came close to salvaging a point in a frantic finish, but Brisbane held firm on...