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      A League          
Day Date Venue Opposition Result F A Scorers Memories
Thurs Aug 5   Bye          
Fri Aug 13 home Gold Coast Utd draw 3 3 P. Ifill, C. Greenacre (2) Heavy rain throughout, dodgy defence, led 3 - 1 but lucky to get a draw, Greenie did well up front, Troy a poor sub in defence
Sun Aug 22 home Central Coast Mrnrs win 2 0 L. Bertos, Ifill Brilliant set up Manny for Leo's tap in (chip, one-two, to line, square pass), fab outside of foot goal Ifill, rest of game not so fluent. Toto's debut unspectacular.
Fri Aug 27 away Brisbane Roar loss 0 1   Paston two great one-on-one saves. Costa scored against us. Pavlovic debut.
Sun Sep 5 away Perth Glory loss 1 2 B. Sigmund Ward debut, two shots blocked on line, Siggy header from corner
Sat Sep 11 home Sydney FC win 2 1 Ifill (pen), N. Ward Ward lovely goal - top right mate, Siggy brought down at corner, Vukovic debut hesitant in goal
Wed Sep 15 away Melbourne Victory draw 0 0   Jade North good debut in defence. Ward hit post, Greenacre scuffed shot. Dominated the game, twice as many shots on goal.
Sun Sep 19 away Melbourne Heart loss 1 2 T. Brown Yellow Fever outsinging the home fans. Dominated an hour and lose. Vukovic two great saves as well. J Aloisi missing from 2 yards.
Fri Sep 24 home Nth Qu'sland Fury win 2 1 Greenacre, Bertos Lia stupid 2nd yellow to put us under pressure for last 25 min. Wind causing Fury keeper to misskick and Greenie to rob him in first few min. 23 games unbeaten run at Caketin
Fri Oct 1 away Gold Coast Utd loss 1 3 Ifill (pen) Good Greenie goal disallowed 'offside' would have had us leading.
Sun Oct 17 home Melbourne Heart draw 2 2 Greenacre, Bertos Wind affected (ref Matthew Breeze!). Manny gave away silly penalty. Greenie nice goal after Manny thru ball. 24th undefeated game in row at Caketin.
Fri Oct 22 away Adelaide Utd loss 0 3   Great first half, Leo carving up, Greenie drawing fine saves from Galekovic, conceeded three goal in six minutes from 70th minute.
Wed Nov 3 home Brisbane Roar loss 1 4 Brown Undefeated home run ended!! Defensive holes, Timmy's volley, Simon Elliott debut.
Sun Nov 7 away Perth Glory win 1 0 Brown Another great Timmy volley, after 41 seconds!! Pasty a couple of great saves. Elliot controlling game, Siggy in defence, North's best game so far.
Sat Nov 13 home Central Coast Mrnrs loss 0 3   Salty Dogs deserved win, although Elliott and Greenacre hit woodwork.
Sat Nov 20 away Newcastle Jets loss 0 1   Few attacks, Troy slipped and they scored
Wed Nov 24 home Melbourne Heart win 2 0 Ifill (2) Paston's saves, Lia's 60m back pass, Siggy surging forward, Ifill up front
Sat Nov 27 home Melbourne Victory draw 2 2 Brown, Ifill YF chanting "No surrender to the IRD" in support of Terry, two great goals, 18 year old James Musa struggled on debut but improved throughout the game, Jade North in defence, sub Marco Rojas beating his defender.
Wed Dec 1 away Sydney FC loss 1 3 D. MacAllister Dominated game, two goals on break one off side, one blatant handball. Pasty a great double save, Lia great pass to set up goal, Ifill back to best
Sun Dec 5 home Adelaide Utd win 2 1 Brown, Sigmund Over 14000 in Christchurch, great second half, home town hero Siggy lays on goal for Timmy then scores in last 10 sec with near post header from Rojas corner. Ward, Dura and Manny top games. Brilliant finish.
Sat Dec 11 away Gold Coast Utd loss 0 2   Greenie misses header from great Daniel cross, Paston serious knee injury, lots of possession but poor defending at two free kicks.
Sat Dec 18 home Newcastle Jets win 4 0 Brown, M. Rojas, Greenacre, MacAllister Ifill early knee injury, stretchered off. Greenie cross Tim header, Marco's first start, had a hand in first three goals, Greenie's shot hacked off line but goal given, Manny taking the piss with his feints at left back.
Mon Dec 27 away Nth Qu'sland Fury draw 1 1 MacAllister Tropical rain. Nice Ward set up for BigMac goal. Greenie and Mac off side most of the night. No late penalty awarded against Manny, no injury time goal awarded after Nix defenders scrambled it off line. Fury players and crowd 'Furious'.
Wed Jan 5 home Melbourne Victory win 2 0 MacAllister, Rojas Excellent team performance, could have been six (according to Victory coach) Marco carving up. "We've got the best Muscat in the league"
Sun Jan 9 away Central Coast Mrnrs loss 0 1   Marco should have got a penalty. Three chances early.
Sun Jan 23 home Perth Glory win 4 0 og, MacAllister, V. Lia, Greenacre Keeper Velaphi punching ball into own net, our keeper Vukovic punting ball downwind, one bounce and hit the crossbar, YF telling him to "shoooooot" every time! Marco carving them up, set up Lia's volley. Only 5000 in the wind and rain.
Wed Jan 26 away Brisbane Roar loss 0 2   Deflected goal unlucky in 84th minute, then another as we pushed forward. Greenie's header just missed. The commentators saying "Brisbane will get their period..."
Sun Jan 30 home Newcastle Jets win 1 0 MacAllister Marco's run and cross for D Mac, Vukovic great save from bicycle kick.
Sat Feb 5 away Adelaide Utd win 1 0 Greenacre Marco's cross for Greenie diving header. North clearing a goalbound shot onto our cross bar and away! Siggy and Manny were both suspended for this, Now Durante suspended as well for next two games. Lia injured. First ever win at Adelaide. Great individual performances. Wards two swirling shots well saved.
Wed Feb 9 away Sydney FC loss 0 2   Vukovic brilliant keeping, double save from penalty but Ward's face own goal. Lovemore drafted in from Waitakere.
Sun Feb 13 home Nth Qu'sland Fury win 3 1 Greenacre, MacAllister, Vukovic (pen) Greenie and DMac's early one-on-ones. Foot off pedal. Pavlovic earned last min penalty and Danny Vukovic called up from keeper to put it away. 12000 crowd. We're in the play-offs again.!
Fri Feb 18 away Adelaide Utd loss 0 1   Knock out playoff match. Rain! Dominated quite a lot of game, Reds scored with a counterattack, Durante header hit bar, Troy Hearfield and Danny Vukovic last games. Manny early yellow for rugby tackle. Oh well, a good season.

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Leading Scorers:

Chris Greenacre 8
Dylan MacAllister 7
Paul Ifill 7
Tim Brown 6
Leo Bertos 3
Marco Rojas 2
Ben Sigmund 2
Danny Vukovic 1
Vince Lia 1
Nick Ward 1
Own Goal 1

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