Melbourne City maintained their hold on second spot in the A-League, grinding out a 0-0 draw with Perth at AAMI Park.
The result ends the Glory's six-game winning streak, with neither side able to find a clinical moment on Saturday night to snap the deadlock.
The first half was a tightly fought affair, with City spurning early chances before Perth started to build pressure of their own. Florin Berenguer hit a half-volley straight at Liam Reddy just two minutes into the game, before Jamie Maclaren...
Brisbane moved into the top-six and held on to their 17-match undefeated A-League record against Central Coast with a tense 1-0 win in Gosford.
It took 86 minutes for the deadlock to break on Saturday when the Roar's Corey Brown saw his strike go in via a wicked deflection off Mariners defender Lewis Miller.
It was a cruel end for the Mariners, who have not beaten the Roar since April 2014.
"That [losing record] had nothing to do with the result today," Mariners coach Alen Stajcic said postmatch....
Sydney FC consolidated their hold on top spot in the A-League with a comprehensive 3-0 win over Melbourne Victory at AAMI Park.
Adam Le Fondre opened the scoring in the 27th minute, then teed up ex-Victory forward Kosta Barbarouses to double the lead in the 53rd. Alexander Baumjohann rounded out Friday's win in five minutes from time.
The Sky Blues' win was soured by a late red card to Baumjohann, while Victory's Leigh Broxham was also sent off.
"In the final third was some very good football to...