Central Coast Mariners
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|9||Western Sydney Wanderers||18|
Melbourne Victory guaranteed themselves the A-League Premiers' Plate with a 3-1 home triumph over the Central Coast Mariners on the final day of the regular season.
Daniel Georgievski and Archie Thompson fired the hosts into a two-goal lead with strikes just two minutes apart shortly after the half-hour mark.
Eddy Bosnar halved the deficit with a deflected free kick on the stroke of half-time, but any hopes the visitors harboured of a comeback were quashed two minutes after the restart when Besart...
Caretaker boss Tony Walmsley has been confirmed as permanent head coach of the Central Coast Mariners for the 2015-16 A-League season.
Walmsley will become the Gosford-based club's fourth head coach in their 10-year history following Lawrie McKinna, Graham Arnold and Phil Moss. He took over on a temporary basis last month after Moss was sacked following a run of poor results.
His previous association with the club includes three years as Mariners' youth team coach, winning the 2011-12 A-League National...