Melbourne Victory conjured a comprehensive 3-0 A-League win over Western Sydney to overtake Melbourne City for third spot in the table.
Striker Besart Berisha turned provider on Friday night at ANZ Stadium, where Kosta Barbarouses put away his fourth and fifth goals in the past five games. Between those strikes, Berisha finished Leroy George's 11th assist of the season to lift Victory provisionally above their cross-town rivals.
Marcelo Carrusca made a neat starting debut but it was not enough to...
In an A-League season where winning hasn't come easy for Melbourne Victory, coach Kevin Muscat was eager to savour this one.
And to toast two men at different ends of their time with the club; Leroy George and Leigh Broxham.
George dished up a masterclass in attacking football at AAMI Park on Saturday night, laying off three goals in Victory's 3-2 win over Perth Glory.
The dynamite Dutchman has hit 10 assists for the season. The league's next best players have five.
"It was fitting in the end that...
Kosta Barbarouses scored a 90th-minute winner as Melbourne Victory came from behind to win 3-2 over Perth Glory, re-igniting their A-League finals charge in the process.
Barbarouses won it late on but it was Leroy George who made the difference, setting up Victory's three goals in a majestic performance on Saturday night at AAMI Park.
Goals from James Troisi and Mark Milligan put Victory ahead after Scott Neville had opened the scoring for the fast-starting Glory.
Diego Castro looked to have denied...
An early red card and a late own goal on a chilly Wellington night have allowed the Phoenix to sneak a 2-1 win over 10-man Melbourne Victory at Westpac Stadium.
Melbourne played more than 80 minutes a man down after Rhys Williams was sent off in the eighth minute, but Wellington were unconvincing despite their numerical advantage.
Trailing 1-0 at half-time, the Nix needed two second-half goals to sneak home for just their second win of the season.
Williams' over-enthusiastic tackle on Andrija Kaludjerovic...