Sydney FC have put their Gosford nightmare behind them with a 2-1 home win over Newcastle to return to the top of the A-League and send the Jets to their first defeat of the season.
Milos Ninkovic and Bobo scored the goals in a cardless game that ebbed between action and flat periods, as driving rain and wind pummelled Allianz Stadium.
After last weekend's shock defeat to Central Coast, another hiccup would have been somewhat of a crisis for a team who don't 'do' losing.
On Saturday night, the...
Newcastle Jets came from behind to secure a 2-1 A-League win over Adelaide United at Coopers Stadium on Saturday.
The victory maintains the Jets' unbeaten start to the season and temporarily moves them to the top of the table.
For the Reds, it was their third loss on the trot.
United dominated the early stages with George Blackwood and Ryan Kitto combining for an early chance but the striker was denied from close range by Jack Duncan.
The Reds' goal came after 24 minutes with Kitto involved again,...
The A-League's leading scorer Roy O'Donovan grabbed two goals and helped set up another as Newcastle remained unbeaten with a 3-0 win over Wellington.
The third-placed Jets dominated from the outset on Saturday night at McDonald Jones Stadium and led 2-0 at half-time thanks to O'Donovan's double.
The Jets' front line had caused the Phoenix defence nervous moments with their high press and it paid off in the 37th minute when Goran Paracki's backpass went straight to an unmarked O'Donovan.