Sydney FC has made it anything but a happy homecoming for ex-Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou with a shock 2-1 win over Celtic at Allianz Stadium.
Despite being without being their four World Cup players – Socceroos midfielder Aaron Mooy, Japanese attacker Daizen Maeda, Croatian fullback Josip Juranovic and England-born American representative Cameron Carter-Vickers – the Scottish champions had been expected to cruise to victory in the opening match of the Sydney Super Cup.
However, someone forgot to tell the Sky Blues that causing an upset wasn’t a part of the script on Thursday night.
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Sydney coach Steve Corica was delighted with his team’s performance, particularly in the first half.