Westfield W-League 2009 Grand Final Preview
Westfield W-League 2009 Grand Final kicks-off this Saturday, 19 December, 3pm at Shark Park with Sydney FC taking on Brisbane Roar for the Season 2 Championship.
It-s the final countdown - Westfield W-League 2009 Grand Final kicks-off this Saturday, 19 December, 3pm at Shark Park with Sydney FC taking on Brisbane Roar for the Season 2 Championship.
Following a dominant 3-0 win against Canberra United in last weekend-s semi-final the Sky Blues will be on a high coming into the Grand Final against Season 1 Champions Brisbane Roar, who got past Central Coast Mariners in the second semi-final 1-0 to make it through to the marquee event.
With both teams boasting a wealth of talent including nearly 20 Westfield Matildas and two long serving members of the Danish National team, this match is sure to prove the ultimate final for fans of the Westfield W-League.
Westfield W-League: Football with Style
Sydney FC v Brisbane Roar Saturday, 19 December 2009 Shark Park, Woolooware Local kick-off: 3.00pm Referee: Kate Jacewicz
Live and exclusive on ABC1 and ABC HD from 2.50pm AEDT
Sydney FC squad: 1. Nikola DEITER (gk), 2. Teigen ALLEN, 5. Lisa GILBERT 6. Servet UZUNLAR, 7. Heather GARRIOCK (c), 8. Julie RYDAHL, 9. Sarah WALSH, 10. Kylie LEDBROOK, 11. Cathrine PAASKE, 12. Michelle CARNEY, 13. Catherine CANNULI, 15. Kyah SIMON, 16. Linda O-NEILL, 18. Whitfield, BRITTANY 19. Leena KHAMIS, 20. Carla MONFORTE (gk)
In: Lisa GILBERT (promoted)
Out: Alesha CLIFFORD (suspended)
Unavailable: Nicola BOLGER (knee - season), Danielle BROGAN (knee - season)
Brisbane Roar squad: 1. Casey DUMONT (gk) 2. Kate MCSHEA, 3. Karla REUTER 4. Clare POLKINGHORNE (c), 6. Joanne BURGESS, 7. Pam BIGNOLD, 8. Elise KELLOND-KNIGHT, 9 Jenna TRISTRAM, 10.Lana HARCH, 11. Aivi LUIK, 12. Steph LATHAM 13. Tameka BUTT, 15. Leah CURTIS 16. Lauren COLTHORPE 18. Courtney BEUTEL, 19. Ellen BEAUMONT, 20. Kate STEWART (gk), 21. Alisha FOOTE *two to be omitted*
In: Alisha FOOTE (promoted), Leah CURTIS (promoted), Jenna TRISTRAM (promoted), Stephanie LATHAM (promoted)
Out: Sasha MCDONNELL (suspended)
Unavailable: Emily GIELNIK (foot - season), Brooke SPENCE (ankle - season)
*Head-to-Heads: Played 3 Sydney FC wins 0, Brisbane Roar wins 1, Draws 2