Wednesday, 2 October 2002 12:00 AM
South Melbourne was held to a one-all draw in their first home match of the season this evening.
South Melbourne began the match the stronger and was rewarded in the 24th minute with a goal through Vaughan Coveny. The Lakesiders pressed for a winner after Sydney United had equalised but were unable to find the elusive goal.
FINAL SCORE (National Soccer League – Round 3)
SOUTH MELBOURNE 1 (Coveny ‘24)
Sydney United 1 (Cacic ’32)
Venue: Bob Jane Stadium, Melbourne