"I got put into soccer when I was five and I've been playing it ever since."When the A-League
was formed, he signed with Newcastle. He supported the Penrith Panthers and wanted to play rugby league."But my mum wouldn't let me," Bridge says. And he found Tony Popovic.Some players might fear Popovic, but Bridge has flourished underneath him. having played in the Wanderers
' two previous defeats in the decider . That window opens on Monday.Would a breakthrough grand final victory .