Bernie Ibini scored in his first game in nearly 18 months as Sydney FC advanced to the FFA Cup final, killing off Canberra Olympic's dream run with a hard-fought 3-0 win.
Semi-professional outfit Olympic made the Sky Blues work every step of the way at Viking Park on Wednesday night in a bid to become the first second-tier club to make the final.
In the end they were undone by a Seb Ryall header, a cracking Milos Dimitrijevic free kick and Ibini's strike.
Olympic stood by coach Frank Cachia's vow...
Robbie Cattanach was on the bench sitting next to Matt Jurman the day the pair made their debut together for Sydney FC in 2007.
And while Jurman has since entrenched himself as one of the A-League's most robust defenders at Moore Park, Cattanach failed to add to his solitary top-level game, instead plying his trade with Canberra Olympic in the National Premier Leagues.
On Wednesday, the full-time policeman can get one over Jurman and his old club when Olympic face off against the might of the Sky...
Sydney FC captain Alex Brosque is set to make his first start in over 10 months when he lines up in Wednesday's FFA Cup semifinal against Canberra Olympic.
The former Socceroo has been sidelined since aggravating a hamstring injury against Melbourne Victory in February that plagued his entire 2015-16 A-League campaign.
However Brosque hinted at giving the hamstring its biggest test against Canberra.
"I'm yet to play 90 minutes. I didn't get a 90 minute game in preseason so I'm still working towards...