VIDEO: Liverpool legend Fowler score a brace in Fury away win; Stalemate in the Soweto derby

Gold Coast United 0 – North Queensland Fury 2 (A-League, October 31, 2009) Former Liverpool striker Robbie Fowler opened the scoring in the 63rd minute when he drove home a low shot after being set up by David Williams. The hosts were then awarded a penalty in the 76th minute when Steve Panteldis was judged to have handled the ball in the area and Fowler stepped up to score from the spot. The win means Fury climb to seventh in the standings while Gold Coast drop to third.

Central Coast Mariners 0 – Adelaide United 0 (A-League, October 31, 2009) Ten-man Central Coast Mariners held Adelaide United to a goalless draw at Canberra Stadium. The Mariners had Matthew Crowell sent off late on but Adelaide failed to take advantage.

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Kaizer Chiefs 0 – Orlando Pirates 0 (South African Premier League, October 31, 2009) A mediocre Soweto derby ended in a disappointing draw.