After recovering from a burst ear drum, Nicolas Colazo is back for Melbourne City and is keen to be more physical.
Sydney FC keeper Danny Vukovic says the FFA Cup is here to stay and believes it's a good source of exposure for players.
Having invested a significant amount of money, Neil Kilkenny and his team mates know they need to bring results.
Bruno Fornaroli scored the winning goal from the penalty spot as Melbourne City beat Wellington Phoenix 2-1 to go second in the table.
Melbourne City tuned up for their FFA Cup final showdown with Sydney FC with a confidence-boosting 2-1 win over Wellington.
If Sydney FC fans needed any further confirmation that Matt Jurman is as tough as they come, they got it on Saturday night.