Melbourne Victory's A-League winning streak stretched to six matches after a dramatic 4-2 win over Brisbane at Suncorp Stadium.
Victory moved to the top of the competition ladder in a match defined by a first half which featured six goals, two penalties and a red card.
Star imports Ola Toivenen and Keisuke Honda were again at the heart of Friday night's action, both scoring for the visitors but also having a hand in the Roar's two goals as well.
Former Brisbane striker Kosta Barbarouses scored twice...
Brisbane's disappointing A-League start is not where they want to be but the Roar's board are sticking by coach John Aloisi.
Sunday's 2-0 loss to Newcastle has left the Roar second-last on the competition ladder with just one win from seven games.
Only winless Central Coast, who have made the worst start in A-League history, stand below the Roar.
It's a long way from the start of the season when the Roar came in with high hopes after a drama-free preseason and the recruitment of several new faces...
Newcastle Jets moved into the A-League top six for the first time this season with a solid 2-0 win over Brisbane Roar.
Making his first league start, rookie forward Kaine Sheppard gave his team the lead with a close-range tap-in for his first career goal deep into first-half injury time on Sunday.
Then striker Jair sealed the win when he thumped a shot in the top-right corner to finish a three-on-two counter-attack in the 58th minute.
The goal drew an emotional celebration from the Brazilian, who...