|Table - Australian A-League|
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Wellington left it late to see off Adelaide, substitute Joel Griffiths opening the scoring in the 79th minute and Nathan Burns adding a second three minutes later, but the win moves them to within a point of Perth.
That is because the pacesetters had to settle for a fifth draw in their last six matches as their winless streak stretched...
A superb second-half fightback saw Melbourne City claim a 3-1 win over Adelaide United in the A-League.
Alberto Pablo Sanchez gave United a 32nd-minute lead but Safuwan Baharudin levelled things seven minutes after the break and Joshua Kennedy had City ahead three minutes later.
Iain Ramsay then sealed the win with three minutes remaining to hand City a first win in four and move them into the playoff positions.
Melbourne City boss John van 't Schip said after the game: "It's not that we don't create...
Singapore international Safuwan Baharudin scored his first A-League goal as Melbourne City came from behind to beat Adelaide United 3-1 at AAMI Park on Friday.
Safuwan, making his fourth appearance for the club, hooked the ball home after a goalmouth scramble to equalise for the home side after 52 minutes.
Three minutes later, Australia striker Josh Kennedy headed a second goal -- his first in the A-League -- to put Melbourne on their way to the three points that take them into the top six.