The A-League held its 2008/2009 awards night on Monday night.
Shane Smeltz and Adelaide United figured heavily amongst the awards and a new award was given for the first time, the Foreign Player of the Year.
Shane Smeltz (Wellington Phoenix, 12 goals)
Foreign Player of the Year
Charlie Miller (Queensland Roar)
Scott Jamieson (Adelaide United)
Goalkeeper of the Year
Eugene Galekovic (Adelaide United)
Coach of the Year
Aurelio Vidmar (Adelaide United)