Central Coast coach Paul Okon was left ruing refereeing decisions after the Mariners twice gave up the lead in Saturday's 2-2 draw with Western Sydney at Spotless Stadium.
Both Okon and Wanderers caretaker coach Hayden Foxe came away from the game feeling a mixture of pride and disappointment.
The Wanderers have four points, their best tally after two rounds, and while Foxe was pleased by his side's resilience, he was disappointed with their lack of fluency.
Okon was delighted with the way his...
Striker Roy O'Donovan bagged a first-half A-League hat-trick to help the Newcastle Jets thrash his former club Central Coast 5-1 in Gosford on Saturday.
O'Donovan, who was the Mariners' top scorer in each of his two seasons, was booed on Saturday by some of the home fans.
But the jeers were soon overwhelmed by the cheers of the away supporters, in the crowd of 12,044. The 32-year-old Irishman had three goals on the board inside 38 minutes and he helped overturn an early deficit.
O'Donovan also supplied...
A massive turnover of players across most clubs helped ease the pain of another interminable off-season for A-League fans, but the time has finally arrived for all 10 sides to deliver on the pitch.
Western Sydney Wanderers saw coach Tony Popovic walk out on the eve of their campaign to accept a job in Turkey, with assistant Hayden Foxe taking over as caretaker for Sunday's home match against Perth Glory.
The highlight of the opening weekend is Saturday's Grand Final replay between Melbourne Victory...
The 2017-18 A-League season begins on Friday night when Melbourne City host Brisbane Roar at AAMI Park before the blockbuster Grand Final replay between Melbourne Victory and Sydney FC the following evening.
The 13th edition of Australia's domestic competition has seen significant changes at every club, including coach Tony Popovic's shock departure from Western Sydney Wanderers on the eve of the season.
Here's a summary of comings and goings, with an influx of quality European imports, albeit lacking...