Besart Berisha leapt to the top of the A-League scoring charts, netting a hat trick as Melbourne Victory downed Western Sydney 3-0 for the second time
Wellington began the post-Ernie Merrick era with a sparkling 3-0 A-League win over Central Coast in Hamilton.
WSW manager Tony Popovic remains wary of Melbourne Victory's attack, despite the absence of Marco Rojas.
Mitch Nichols says WSW want to right the wrong of their home defeat at the start of the season when they play Victory.
A-League leaders Sydney FC and Melbourne City shared the spoils in a tense league rematch of the FFA Cup final.
Sydney FC avoided their first A-League defeat and their second to Melbourne City in 10 days thanks to a late Bobo penalty.