Adelaide United's unbeaten run continued as they drew 2-2 with Sydney FC in the A-League.
United rested a number of regular starters with half an eye on Tuesday's Asian Champions League fixture against Shandong Luneng, but the changes did not seem to hamper the home side and they took the lead after just two minutes.
There was a touch of fortune about the goal, with a clearance cannoning back off the shins of Sergio Cirio to flash past the goalkeeper, but it was a deserved lead for the division's...
Indonesia striker Sergio van Dijk has re-joined Adelaide United for the A-League club's upcoming AFC Champions League (ACL) campaign.
The 33-year-old qualifies as an Asian import and will be part of the Reds' 23-man squad for the playoff against Shandong Luneng Taishan on Feb. 9.
The winners will go into Group F of the ACL, with Sanfrecce Hiroshima, FC Seoul and Buriram United.
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Van Dijk, who has played the last two seasons with Thai Premier League club Suphanburi, scored 28 goals in 61 matches...
In-form Adelaide United won for the fourth time in a row as a single goal was enough to see off Newcastle Jets at Coopers Stadium on Sunday.
The goal, scored by Marcelo Carrusca as half-time loomed, took their unbeaten run to nine -- but they had to withstand some pressure from the Jets to hold their lead.
Carrusca struck when Bruce Djite got the better of defender Daniel Mullen before firing in a shot which ricocheted for the attacking midfielder to convert from close range.
Jets could have been...
Brisbane Roar's dramatic collapse in form continued on Friday as they were thrashed 4-1 at home by Adelaide United.
After being clear at the top of the table, the Roar are now three without a win and have lost back-to-back games conceding four goals in each match. Both Western Sydney Wanderers and Sydney FC have closed to within a point and can go top when they play this week.
Adelaide took the lead in the 19th minute, though the goal involved a large slice of luck. Craig Goodwin produced a...