Queensland triumph over Perth

Queensland Roar 4 – Perth Glory 2 (A-League, January 24, 2009) Heading into the final 20 minutes it was 2-apiece after Rukavytsya (21) and Skorich (67) had scored for Perth while Nichols (28) and Tiatto (63) had scored for the Roar. Queensland won the game late on with two goals in five minutes from Van Dijk and Mccloughan.