Macarthur are through to the quarter-finals of the Australia Cup, continuing Dwight Yorke’s electric start to life as a coach down under.
After thrashing the Magpies Crusaders 6-0 to begin his coaching stint in Australia with a bang, the Bulls comprehensively beat Modbury Jets 4-0 in their last-16 clash in South Australia on Wednesday.
Joining the Bulls in the last eight of the competition are Sydney FC, the club Yorke starred for as a player during his A-League stint.
The Sky Blues secured their spot with a 2-1 win over Bentleigh Greens, thanks to goals from youngsters Adrian Segecic (48th) and Aaron Gurd (67th).
Steve Corica’s men, however, didn’t have it all their own way with Ajak Riak firing past Socceroos custodian Andrew Redmayne in the 86th minute to ensure a tense conclusion to the tie.
“I am really proud of a couple of our young players,” Corica said. “Aaron Gurd, that was his…