Sydney FC’S A-League resurgence continued at CommBank Stadium on Saturday night with 1-0 derby win over a 10-man Wanderers outfit.
Although if you ask Wanderers star Brandon Borrello, it was an undeserved victory.
Max Burgess’ sizzling first-half strike was enough to secure the Sky Blues – whose coach Steve Corica was in danger of losing his job last month after his team’s poor run of form – a third successive victory.
The win was also revenge for Corica’s men after the Wanderers had beaten them 1-0 at Allianz Stadium in November.
The Wanderers thought they had equalised in the 72nd minute through substitute and debutant Tom Beadling. However a correct offside decision ensured Sydney remained in the lead.
Eight minutes earlier, the hosts had been reduced to 10 men after Congo international Yeni Ngbakoto was shown a direct red card for slapping the face of Sky Blues utility…