Despite the wailing and gnashing of teeth, 10 minutes was all it took an independent Disciplinary Committee to throw Seb Ryall’s diving citation out on its ear. Which of course was a no-brainer, as pointed out in last week’s column.
It’s been misery for the Mariners against Sydney FC this season, but Saturday offers a last chance to get one over the Sky Blues in the regular season. It's always a feisty fixture so expect a full-blooded encounter at Allianz Stadium between these NSW rivals.
Central Coast defender Josh Rose certainly won’t remember Tuesday night’s Asian Champions League loss to Guangzhou R&F very fondly after scoring one of the most embarrassing own goals seen in any competition this season.