Central Coast's worst start to an A-League season continued with their 2-0 loss to Western Sydney extending their winless run to seven games.
A first-half rocket from Keanu Baccus -- his first goal in the league -- was followed on Friday night by Jaushua Sotirio's follow-up midway through the second period. Winger Bruce Kamau was involved in both goals; assisting on Baccus' effort from distance before firing his own long-ranger that fell to Sotirio's feet.
The win, played in front of a meagre 8163...
Markus Babbel concedes his struggling Western Sydney Wanderers outfit lacks leadership after a disappointing start to the season.
WSW are in eighth spot on the ladder before they host last-placed Central Coast on Friday -- after just one win in their opening six matches.
Still reeling from his team's 4-0 thumping at the hands of reigning champions Melbourne Victory last week, Babbel expects a "reaction" against the Mariners.
But he is unsure who will spark it.
"The generation changed," Babbel...
An irrepressible Melbourne Victory extended their A-League winning streak to four, brushing aside Western Sydney with ease in a 4-0 defeat at Marvel Stadium.
Victory were unstoppable from minute one on Saturday night, scoring first-half goals through Keisuke Honda, Raul Baena and Kosta Barbarouses. Terry Antonis' late lethal finish sealed the rout, Victory's biggest win over the Wanderers.
Victory put on an attacking masterclass in front of 19,556, prompting Fox Sports commentator Andy Harper to...