Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold believes the Premiership Plate holds just as much prestige as the Championship.
Brisbane Roar coach John Aloisi has hailed the performance of young midfielder Joe Caletti in his side's 2-1 victory against Kashima Antlers.
Melbourne City will confront their away-day demons this weekend with a long-standing A-League goal in their sights, and in their own hands.
Keeper Lawrence Thomas says Melbourne Victory don't need to beat the Central Coast Mariners on Friday to be confident for the A-League finals series.
Tony Popovic is pulling the positives from WSW's ACL campaign, viewing it as a vehicle that has fast-tracked the development of his youngest talent.
Adelaide United coach Guillermo Amor has refused to get carried away after the Reds' stunning 3-1 Asian Champions League win over Jeju United.