Reds v Victory My Votes
3-Johan Absalonsen (Reds)
2-Vince Lia (Reds)
1-Ben Garuccio (Reds)
City v Phoenix My Votes
3- Iacapo La Rocca (City)
2- Matthew Ridenton (Phhoenix)
1- Michael Mcglinchey (Phoenix)
Sky Blues v Wanderers My Votes
3- Kearyn Baccus (Wanderers)
2- Robert Cornthwaite (Wanderers)
1-Josh Brilliante (Sky Blues)
Roar v Jets My Votes
3- Ivan Vujica (Jets)
2- Dimitri Petratos (Jets)
1- Ben Kantarovski (Jets)
Glory v Mariners My Votes
3-Connor Pain (Mariners)
2-Adam Taggart (Glory)
1-Anthony Golec (Mariners)
My Leaderboard Top 10
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Round 3 Manager of the Week
Ernie Merrick (Jets)- Once again the Jets managed to score two goals. Substantiated why he is one of the most successful managers in the history of the A-League. Always plays an attacking style of play.
Round 3 Player of the Week
Johan Absalonsen (Reds)- Managed to set up two goals to give him two assists. Looked dangerous when on the ball. Found pockets of space and got into good positions.
Round 3 Team of the Week
Goal Keeper– Jack Duncan (Jets)- Wasn’t kept that busy, but did everything that was asked of him.
Left Back– Ivan Vujica (Jets)- Like Josh Risdon provided an option going forward and never took a backward step.
Left Centre Back– Iacopo La Rocca (City)- Never stopped working hard. Put in a fantastic shift that helped City claim three points in a physical derby.
Right Centre Back– Robert Cornthwaite- Showed why he could possibly be regarded as the best leader in the A-League.
Right Back– Josh Risdon (WSW)- Was responsible for providing the assist for the first goal of the game.
Left Centre Midfield– Josh Brillante- His exquisite skill was rewarded with a goal. Unlucky not to get a second when he chipped the ball over Janjetovic His performance showed why people are touting him as a possible Socceroo.
Right Centre Midfield-Johan Absalonsen (Reds)- Carried on his form. Provided two good assists.
Left Wing– Connor Pain (Mariners)- Showed sublime skill. Was a joy to watch; worth the price of admission. Provided the assist for the Mariners only goal of the game.
Right Wing– Dimitri Petratos (Jets)- Managed to back up his brace good form in the opening two rounds with a spectacular finish.
Left Sided Striker– Andy Keogh (Glory)- Provided the all important equalizer.
Right Sided Striker– Adam Taggart (Glory)- Proof that if you don’t break through you keep trying. He missed four opportunities until he finally finished with a goal.
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