Pulse.com.gh logo
Go


A-League Report: Adelaide United 1 Newcastle Jets 0

Adelaide United strengthened their grip on the A-League's top six with a hard-fought victory over Newcastle Jets.

  • Published:

Marcelo Carrusca's first-half strike ensured Adelaide United a fourth straight A-League win as they overcame Newcastle Jets 1-0 at Coopers Stadium on Sunday.

Prior to the Jets' visit, Adelaide saw play-off rivals Melbourne City, Melbourne Victory and Sydney FC all beaten this weekend, with Carrusca's winner meaning the four sides are separated by just two points.

Jets, fresh from a 6-1 hammering at the hands of Perth Glory, were without suspended captain Nigel Boogaard and forward David Carney, who is reportedly close to joining Sydney.

And, while the visitors fashioned good chances such as Enver Alivodic's wayward first-half effort, Carrusca settled the contest when he converted Bruce Djite's cutback two minutes before half-time.

Djite muscled his way past Daniel Mullen before finding Carrusca, who made no mistake with the finish.

Carrusca's winner was the first goal in 223 minutes of action between the sides since the Argentinian's winner at Hunter Stadium last season.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 Ghanaian Players Abroad Swansea City fans troll Jordan Ayew over his...bullet
2 Ghanaian Players Abroad Thomas Partey sets record in Super Cupbullet
3 Football FIFA made a mistake awarding Messi the Golden Ball- Sepp...bullet
4 Afcon Qualifier Ayews, Asamoah Gyan dropped from Black Stars squad...bullet
5 Revealed!!! This is the only thing that makes Cristiano Ronaldo crybullet
6 Ban Threat Osafo Maafo to lead government delegation to meet...bullet
7 Ghana Football This is the job of Normalization Committee as...bullet
8 Football 5 top players Mourinho signed at Real Madridbullet
9 From Zurich, Switzerland Government agrees to withdraw...bullet
10 Coaching Job Zinedine Zidane wants to take over...bullet

Top Videos

1 Watch Kwadwo Asamoah's wonderful assist as Inter pip Atleticobullet
2 Seedorf and Kluivert unveiled as the new Cameroon coachesbullet
3 Anas Aremeyaw Anas finally takes off beads on TVbullet
4 Back to the Roots Memphis Depay dancing ‘adobe’ in Cape Coastbullet
5 Video Watch the highlights of new Black Stars wonder kidbullet
6 Video Andre Ayew jams to Kwami Eugene’s hit songbullet
7 Video Shatta Wale displays great football skills that would...bullet
8 Ghost Goal Italian referee shows remorse for disallowing...bullet
9 Video These words of Paul Pogba inspired France to World...bullet
10 Video Sulley Muntari cooks for wife Menayebullet

Football