Wins for the Mariners & Adelaide in the A-League

Newcastle Jets 1 – Central Coast Mariners 2 (A-League, December 26, 2008) The Jets took the lead through a Joel Griffiths penalty after nine minutes. But the Mariners turned the game around after the break, Sasho Petrovski headed home the leveller after 66 minutes and Matt Simon scored the winner in the 79th minute with a strong solo effort.

Perth Glory 0 – Adelaide United 1 (A-League, December 26, 2008) (Longer highlights here.)