Western Sydney Wanderers' Nicolas Martinez believes the his are both physically and mentally tougher this season.
Western Sydney Wanderers' Scott Neville has thanked the club's fans for their support, saying that they are the 'twelfth man'.
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.