Both Sydney and Perth clearly wanted to win the Grand Final, but neither were willing to risk losing. It was, as Twitter would say, "peak A-League."
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Sydney FC won the A-League Grand Final on penalties after a poor game against Perth Glory ended 0-0 after 120 minutes.
Can Sydney FC cause an upset, or will Perth Glory lift their first-ever A-League championship trophy? Steph Brantz and Ante Jukic go head to head.
When Perth Glory defender Dino Djulbic steps out for Sunday's A-League Grand Final, his late father Esad will be at the forefront of his mind.
Before Perth Glory host Sydney FC in Toilet Seat Bowl XIV, how did we get here? Which A-League finals moments led us to this climax?
A-League premiers Perth Glory will take on Sydney FC in Sunday's A-League Grand Final at Optus Stadium. Who will lift the coveted toilet seat?
Matildas captain Sam Kerr could write a piece of Australian football history on Monday night at the Dolan Warren Awards in Sydney.
Liam Reddy heroically saved Perth Glory from a major scare to beat Adelaide 5-4 in a penalty shootout in an A-League semifinal for the ages.
Shane Lowry is confident Perth Glory has the depth to cover for Neil Kilkenny if the midfielder is ruled out of Friday night's A-League semifinal.
Perth Glory's Diego Castro has capped a stunning A-League campaign with yet another club MVP award but it's team success that he's craving the most.
With the home and away rounds done and dusted, it's time to pick the standout XI in what has been a wild and wonderful A-League season.
Wellington Phoenix will face Melbourne Victory in week one of the A-League finals after they were thrashed 5-0 by Perth.
Sydney FC have tightened their grip on second spot in the A-League and ended Perth's unbeaten away record with a 1-0 home win at Jubilee Oval.
Perth Glory's 15-year silverware drought is over after Tony Popovic's men secured the A-League's Premiers Plate with a 1-0 win over Newcastle.
Perth tightened their grip on the Premiers Plate with a comfortable 3-0 away win over Central Coast.
Tony Popovic was anything but concerned after Perth Glory's loss to Melbourne Victory, given their lead at the top of the A-League.
The A-League premiership race is still on with Melbourne Victory scoring a goal in each half to beat league leaders Perth Glory 2-0 at HBF Park.
Tony Popovic's vision for Perth played a major role in luring ex-Melbourne City striker Bruno Fornaroli to the Glory.
Perth Glory have re-signed Socceroos defender Jason Davidson for the 2019-20 A-League campaign.
Diego Castro and Andy Keogh scored as Perth Glory secured a 2-0 away win at Adelaide United to continue their march towards the Premiers Plate.
Glory coach Tony Popovic can't help but feel envious watching the Victory and Sydney FC feature in the ACL, and he hopes it will be his turn soon.
Perth broke Melbourne City hearts on Sunday, coming from two goals down to share the points in a dramatic 2-2 draw.
Ante Milicic has made the biggest shake-up of his brief Matildas tenure by installing superstar Sam Kerr as captain and Steph Catley as her deputy.
A last-gasp goal from Tarek Elrich gave Western Sydney a share of the points against A-League leaders Perth in their final game at Spotless Stadium.