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Adeliade United enter final after beating Newcastle Jets

ADELIAIDE United secured a home A-League final with a 1-1 draw on Friday night against Newcastle Jets.

Newcastle's Michael Bridges and Adelaide import Marcelo Carrusca both scored in the Hindmarsh Stadium stalemate.
Audio: Match wrap: Adelaide United v Newcastle Jets (ABC News)

The draw ensured Adelaide cannot finish lower than fourth and will host a final, most likely an elimination playoff.

But their goal-scorer Carrusca limped off with an apparent groin injury after scoring the equaliser in a free-flowing fixture.

The Reds (42 points) took third spot from Melbourne Victory (40 points), who travel to play Sydney FC on Saturday night.

Read more at ABC news online.

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