It was a big day for fans of English Premier League outfit, Newcastle United, who were able to watch the team train at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin ahead of their clash with Sydney FC on Tuesday night.
Striker Shane Smeltz did all the heavy-lifting when it came to unveiling Sydney FC's new season kit. But according to early reaction the Sky Blues' new signing was about the only thing new in the jersey. Click on the links to see the pics by Getty Images.
There are those who insist those flawless World Cup beauties picked out - apparently at random - from crowds of thousands in a stadium are actually models, given free tickets by FIFA to add a touch of glamour to the games.