Queensland take control of their playoff with the Mariners

Central Coast Mariners 0 – Queensland Roar 2 (A-League Playoffs, February 6, 2009) (Longer highlights here.) Mitch Nichols and Sergio Van Dijk scored either side of halftime to give the Roar a commanding leading the their tie. The Roar’s Danny Tiatto was sent off with 15 minutes remaining after receiving his second yellow card.