Another morale booster could be on the cards against a Roar outfit which will be stinging from a 4-0 hiding at the hands of Perth Glory. Over time, Australians became bonded to the odd idea that the worst team in a competition should be immortalised in history just like the champions, but for all the wrong reasons.
Having overcome the Sky Blues in admirable style the previous week, Darren Davies’ side came thudding back to reality at HBF Park as they struggled to compete against the league leaders.
Brisbane snatched a point on their last trip to Gosford in January and might well accept a repeat in order to maintain the five-point gap they have on the bottom-placed Mariners.
It then found its way to sports, first in Rugby Union during the Six Nations Championship, presumably because there were plenty of Cambridge graduates playing who wanted to preserve the tradition. Find out if the Mariners can maintain momentum or whether Roar will rebound at 7:50pm (AEDT) . You can also stream the match on live, fast and easy.