Brisbane Roar coach John Aloisi says he'll continue to rotate his players in a bid to keep his squad fresh, fit and firing.
Teenage striker Lachlan Scott scored his maiden A-League goal to help Western Sydney Wanderers to their first home win of the season.
The Western Sydney Wanderers finally won at home this season after a 2-0 victory over the Newcastle Jets at Campbeltown.
Sydney FC enter this week's Big Blue with a psychological advantage after rivals Melbourne Victory were brought undone by their gruelling road trip.
Melbourne Victory have slumped to their second straight defeat, with Perth coming from behind to secure a 2-1 win.
Brisbane ended their five-week winless A-League run with a hard-fought 1-0 win over the Phoenix in Wellington.