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Photos from the Grand Final

Been meaning to put these up for a while, was going to post all sorts of things when I got back from Melbourne but Real Life has been getting in the way lately and haven’t really been in the mood. … Continue reading

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Heading to Melbourne

Absolutely pumped up for the Grand Final this Saturday night – organized Planes and Hotel on Sunday then waited patiently for 09:00 on Monday to secure seats in the Away End. Spent the night having weird-arse nightmares about missing part … Continue reading

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Sydney heading to Grand Final after overcoming Phoenix

After a roller-coaster final series, Sydney secured their place in the Grand Final next Saturday night by knocking off Wellington 4-2. It was a good night in the Cove, with most in full voice – particularly in the Cove Bar … Continue reading

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Last home game of the season for Sydney

After a near interminable wait between the first and second legs of the major semi final, it’s a nice change to have only six days between matches in the lead-up to the preliminary final. Saturday night represents the last time … Continue reading

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Second leg heartbreak sets up sudden-death playoff with Phoenix

The night had so much promise but ended up yielding only one of the biggest sporting downers I’ve experienced in a long time. It was truly quite cruel in the end – after fighting back to level the tie at … Continue reading

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Sydney topple Melbourne to claim first Premiership

I would have liked to have published this earlier, but due to the previously mentioned site downtime that was impossible. It certainly was a tremendous night and I’d go as far as to say it’s the most I’ve ever enjoyed … Continue reading

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Scheduling Shenanigans

Melbourne’s Asian Champions League commitments have forced the FFA to make an early decision on the first leg of the Major Semi Final (Teams finishing 1st and 2nd in the league). With the Victory due in Beijing on February 21st … Continue reading

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