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Sydney FC are determined to prevent their FFA Cup final loss to Melbourne City from infecting the rest of their season. Dansby Swanson Braves Jersey .The Sky Blues were jumped from the outset of Wednesday nights final at AAMI Park by a physical Melbourne outfit who didnt allow them to play the game on their terms.With Tim Cahills header giving City a 1-0 lead in the 53rd minute, Sydney fought back but were unable to produce an equaliser, handing City their first silverware in their seven-year history.Sydney, who last took home a trophy in 2010, can take comfort from their position at the top of the A-League ladder - not to mention the fact it was their first loss in 15 games.But captain Alex Brosque admits he and coach Graham Arnold will need to ensure the teams disappointment doesnt have a corrosive effect on the remainder of their season.There is that danger, Brosque said after the game.The boys werent happy. Heads were down. Everything was a pretty awful mood within the changerooms. Its definitely one thats very different to what weve been used to this year.Arnie, myself, we just need to pick the boys up, which well do. Well go back to the hotel and recover and a good win on Sunday against Newcastle goes a long way to getting our season back on track.Sydney coach Arnold was gracious in defeat after the game, saying City had come a long way from their Melbourne Heart days.In general play it was an even contest, and youve got to congratulate Melbourne City on winning their first trophy in only a short time, he said.You can see by the crowd tonight and the number of people around the place ... theyll be a big club and get better and better.But he couldnt resist throwing in a pointed remark about the small number of empty seats at the FFAs handpicked venue.It was a fantastic occasion but it wasnt a full house, he said.I think if wed played in Sydney it would have been.Arnold was unimpressed with Luke Brattans late challenge on Michael Zullo in the opening minutes of the game, and equally unimpressed with his sides failure to match Citys physicality.The Brattan tackle sparked a near 20-man melee and prompted plenty of heat throughout the first half, with 10 fouls in the opening 15 minutes.Youve got to match the fight, Arnold said.I thought Brattans tackle in the first minute was horrendous. 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LOUIS -- Valtteri Filppula assisted on three of Tampa Bays four goals, and the Lightning beat the St. Sebastian Giovinco ended his eight-game goalless drought in MLS competition in spectacular fashion last Saturday.He scored three goals, two from free kicks in the first half, in Toronto FCs 4-1 victory over D.C. United.The Atomic Ant has scored 11 times in league competition this season and he appears to be in top form for TFCs match against the Columbus Crew Sunday at BMO Field. He missed training Friday after he participated in the MLS All-Star Game midweek.According to Opta, Giovinco is the league leader in goals from free kicks since the sports data firm began recording them in 2010.The Crew (3-7-10) must play accordingly.It becomes management, Crew coach Gregg Berhalter told The Columbus Dispatch. It becomes, how do we not give up free kicks in dangerous areas? Because hes a guy that, if you give him a couple looks, he can hurt you.The approach this week in preparing for Giovinco has been heavily weighted toward video work, Berhalter said, because if you dont have anyone that can recreate Giovincos free kick, its going to be very difficult to practice that.This is the Italian forwards second season in MLS and the Crew has done a decent job of defendiing against him. Bobby Cox Braves Jersey. He has one goal and one assist in four games against Columbus.Toronto FCs lineup has been augmented even with the absence of midfielders Will Johnson and Michael Bradley and goalkeeper Clint Irwin, all out with injuries.TFC (7-7-6) signed Canadian international Tosaint Ricketts last week and he made his debut as a second-half substitute last Saturday against D.C. United. He nearly scored soon after his entrance to the game. Forward Jozy Altidore returned from a hamstring injury last Saturday and also was used as a second-half substitute. Altidore is expected to play about 45 minutes.Toronto is 4-1-3 at home this season and Columbus is 0-6-3 on the road.This will be the third and final meeting between the teams this season with the first two games ending in 0-0 and 1-1.Its been a cagey series with them so far, Toronto defender Drew Moor said on Friday. Its important for us to get off to a good start.At stake is The Trillium Cup, a trophy that goes to the winner of the season series between the teams. ' ' ' 
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