Adelaide United 3 – Central Coast Mariners 3 (A-League, October 3, 2008) (Longer highlights here.) First half goals captain Travis Dodd and defender Robert Cornthwaite and a 50th minute strike from Brazilian Cristiano had Adelaide cruising towards victory. But Mile Jedinak hit a double, including a penalty, and Matt Simon struck an 84th minute equaliser to stun the Adelaide crowd.
Atlante 0 – Joe Public 1 (CONCACAF Champions League, October 2, 2008)
Tauro 2 – Santos Laguna 0 (CONCACAF Champions League, October 2, 2008)