Brisbane maintain the title hopes against Sydney; Wellington edge Adelaide

Brisbane Roar 1 – Sydney FC 0 (A-League, January 30, 2010) Brisbane defied a dominant performance from Sydney FC to keep their finals hopes alive after Sergio van Dijk snared a last-minute goal to hand the Roar the three points.

Wellington Phoenix 1 – Adelaide United 0 (A-League, January 30, 2010) A first half strike by defender Jon McKain was enough to ensure the Phoenix gained a comfortable gap of seven points inside the top six over seventh-placed Central Coast Mariners.