Roar crowned champions after thriller
The Brisbane Roar were crowned the 2010/11 season A-League champions after winning the Grand Final a penalty shootout against the Central Coast Mariners.
The grand final was goalless after ninety minutes and this was the first time this season that the Roar had been unable to score at Suncorp for a whole ninety minutes.
The Mariners then scored two goals in the first half of extra time and looked like they were enroute to become champions for the first time.
However, the Roar stunned the Mariners with two goals in four minutes to send the match into a penalty shootout.
The Roar won the shootout 4-2 after.
Not surprisingly the dominant Roar topped the goal scoring charts after scoring a total of 64 goals as shown in the table below:
|Central Coast Mariners||55|
Total Goals Scored : 452