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The 6 Best and Worst of Newcastle vs Western Sydney

The 6 Best and Worst of Newcastle vs Western Sydney

Western Sydney Wanderers paid the price for being too casual in the second half as the Newcastle Jets raised their game ten-fold, running out 3-2 winners after they looked well beaten. 6 Apr 2019
Adelaide United vs Perth Glory Player Ratings

Adelaide United vs Perth Glory Player Ratings

Perth Glory deserved the win, showing what an organised team can achieve through discipline and quality players. Liam Reddy signposted so before the match: “All the boys looking sharp and looking to pick up three points” 15 Mar 2019
Sydney FC vs Ulsan Hyundai Player Ratings

Sydney FC vs Ulsan Hyundai Player Ratings

Sydney FC had to settle for a 0-0 draw in a dominant performance against Ulsan Hyundai at Jubilee Oval. 6 Mar 2019
Sydney FC vs Adelaide United Player Ratings

Sydney FC vs Adelaide United Player Ratings

Sydney FC were far too classy for Adelaide United, eventuating 2-0 winners 1 Mar 2019
Wellington Phoenix vs Sydney FC Player Ratings

Wellington Phoenix vs Sydney FC Player Ratings

See how the players rated in Wellington Phoenix's 1-0 loss to Sydney FC. 23 Feb 2019
Wellington Phoenix v Melbourne Victory player ratings

Wellington Phoenix v Melbourne Victory player ratings

More than 23,600 packed into Auckland’s Eden Park to watch Wellington Phoenix and Melbourne Victory play out their third draw of the season. 15 Feb 2019
Melbourne City vs Adelaide United player ratings

Melbourne City vs Adelaide United player ratings

A match packed with debutant poachers: see how the player's rated in Melbourne City's 1-1 draw with Adelaide United. 9 Feb 2019
Western Sydney Wanderers v Newcastle Jets Player Ratings

Western Sydney Wanderers v Newcastle Jets Player Ratings

Ernie Merrick said before the match “Two teams will be determined to take three points” but it was Newcastle Jets who took the game to Western Sydney Wanderers, putting five past an indifferent, outplayed side. 1 Feb 2019
Adelaide United vs Central Coast Mariners Player Ratings

Adelaide United vs Central Coast Mariners Player Ratings

Adelaide United started like they thought it was just a formality, but had to fight every inch of the way to beat Central Coast Mariners 2-1 at Hindmarsh Stadium. 27 Jan 2019
Sydney FC v Newcastle Jets player ratings

Sydney FC v Newcastle Jets player ratings

A 10-man Newcastle Jets fell 1-0 to Sydney FC on the road, extending their winless streak to five games and leaving them 10 points off the finals pace. 19 Jan 2019
Socceroos vs Jordan player ratings

Socceroos vs Jordan player ratings

The Socceroos title defence kicked off in the Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium, Al Ain against Jordan in UAE. 7 Jan 2019
Adelaide United vs Wellington Phoenix player ratings

Adelaide United vs Wellington Phoenix player ratings

Adelaide United looked the more likely to score at Coopers Stadium in the first-half, Vince Lia had a great opportunity to put the Reds in front with a header, but Filip Kurto was quick to react with a good save. 5 Jan 2019
Newcastle Jets vs Adelaide United player ratings

Newcastle Jets vs Adelaide United player ratings

Newcastle Jets, coming off an F3 derby win, welcomed Adelaide United to McDonald Jones Stadium, who themselves were desperate to get back to winning ways, as the Reds hadn’t won in their last three matches. 30 Dec 2018
Adelaide United vs Western Sydney Wanderers player ratings

Adelaide United vs Western Sydney Wanderers player ratings

Adelaide United hosted Western Sydney Wanderers at Coopers Stadium in the last fixture in Round 9. Coming off losses last time around, both clubs were desperate for the three points. 26 Dec 2018
Perth Glory 1 Melbourne City 0: Player Ratings

Perth Glory 1 Melbourne City 0: Player Ratings

Melbourne City had a lot of position, good pressing game, keeping Glory pinned but just couldn’t capitalise on the adventuring work down the left-hand side. 9 Dec 2018
Sydney 2 Central Coast Mariners 1: Player Ratings

Sydney 2 Central Coast Mariners 1: Player Ratings

Central Coast Mariners were coming off a heart-breaking loss last week against Perth Glory. They carry with them the heavy burden of being the only side without a win in the campaign so far. 1 Dec 2018
Player ratings: Perth Glory v Central Coast Mariners

Player ratings: Perth Glory v Central Coast Mariners

Following an emotional farewell to one of the Socceroos greats, Tim Cahill - and discovery of a new striker in Martin Boyle - the A-League resumed this weekend after the International break. Central Coast Mariners travelled West to face in-form side Perth Glory. 25 Nov 2018
Player Ratings: Socceroos v Korea Republic

Player Ratings: Socceroos v Korea Republic

Two Powerhouses of Asian Football, Socceroos and Korea Republic, went head to head in a friendly at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, for the first time since the 2015 Asian Cup Final. 17 Nov 2018
Adelaide United v Perth Glory player ratings

Adelaide United v Perth Glory player ratings

Adelaide United welcomed Perth Glory to Coopers Stadium in The Remembrance Round. Both teams were coming off convincing wins last time out, and with top spot on the ladder up for grabs - resulting from Sydney’s draw last night - a crucial three points for both sides. 11 Nov 2018