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.
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?
Sydney FC served up a Big Blue belting, humiliating Melbourne Victory 6-1 to march into next weekend's A-League grand final.
Semifinalists Sydney FC and Melbourne Victory limped out of the Champions League this week, again underlining the gap between the A-League and Asia.
Sydney FC will turn their attentions to Sunday's A-League semi after Australia's hopes of a knockout berth in the AFC Champions League were crushed.
A 1-0 away loss to Ulsan Hyundai of South Korea ended Sydney FC's hopes of advancing from their AFC Champions League group.
Sydney FC left-back Michael Zullo will start in Tuesday's away clash with Ulsan Hyundai after missing four matches with a hamstring injury.
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.
Newcastle scored a consolation 2-0 home victory over Sydney FC to end their A-League season of missed opportunity on a high.
Sydney FC just about kept alive their AFC Champions League campaign with a 2-2 away draw to Chinese champions Shanghai SIPG on Tuesday.
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.
Retiring Sydney FC captain Alex Brosque has labelled the Sky Blues' last two A-League regular season games as "must-win" matches.
Milos Ninkovic has shrugged off the bruising early treatment he got in the Sydney Derby, which coach Steve Corica had warned his players about.
Sydney FC's chances of catching A-League leaders Perth almost certainly ended after being held 1-1 by local rivals Western Sydney at ANZ Stadium.
Steve Corica says that Sydney FC will destroy A-League opposition if they reproduce the flair they showed in their 3-3 ACL draw with Shanghai SIPG.
Sydney FC face a battle to advance from their Asian Champions League group following a 3-3 draw with China's Shanghai SIPG on Wednesday.
While as unimpressed as everybody else with the shabby state of the SCG, Steve Corica believes it's high time his Sydney FC squad were given credit.
Sydney FC have moved their top-of-the-table A-League clash with Perth Glory from the SCG after Saturday's farcical match with Melbourne Victory.
A-League boss Greg O'Rourke has admitted SCG ground conditions were unacceptable despite being approved for the Big Blue on Saturday.
The PFA has called for an independent investigation of the SCG playing surface after Terry Antonis suffered an apparent serious knee injury.
Sydney FC closed the gap on A-League leaders Perth Glory to three points by beating third-placed Melbourne Victory on Saturday.