As expected for two sides committed to open, possession-based systems, this was an exciting match full of chances and attacking play.
Nick Fitzgerald’s second minute goal was enough to separate the two sides.
Melbourne Victory came from behind in a thrilling 2-2 draw.
Despite finishing with nine men, Adelaide’s two goal cushion was enough for an opening round win.
For someone who not many would have known much about – or even heard of – we have come to expect many things from Josep Gombau and Adelaide United this season.
“Before last weekend we had been first or second in the league and were recognised as a good football team. However, apart from survival, I can see no clear direction. There is no vision. Decision-making at management level is reactive and impulsive at best, and there is no consistency in managerial procedure.” “There is far […]
Henrique’s second half goal was enough for Brisbane’s first win under Mike Mulvey.
The Wanderers scored six in an extraordinary night for the A-League newcomers.
Melbourne Victory came from behind to record their first win of the season.
A game that pitted two counter-attacking sides against each other was a tight battle, before a classic counter-attacking goal settled the game.
Kosmina’s second tenure at Adelaide has seen him attempt to turn the Reds into a more proactive footballing side.