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Carl Valeri, Marco Rojas raring to end Melbourne Victory's Sydney blues - Outside90;

Carl Valeri, Marco Rojas raring to end Melbourne Victory's Sydney blues - Outside90

Outside90Carl Valeri, Marco Rojas raring to end Melbourne Victory's Sydney bluesOutside90Melbourne Victory have given themselves the perfect opportunity to end their hoodoo against bitter rivals and grand final opponents Sydney FC, captain Carl Valeri says. Victory set up the mouthwatering clash pencilled in for Sunday 7 May at Allianz ...and more »

Kevin Muscat: Melbourne Victory will beat Sydney FC - Goal.com;

Kevin Muscat: Melbourne Victory will beat Sydney FC - Goal.com

Goal.comKevin Muscat: Melbourne Victory will beat Sydney FCGoal.comMelbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat has fired the first shot in the lead-up to the 2017 A-League Grand Final, declaring his team will beat Sydney FC. While Muscat declared he won't be too vocal in the media this week, which could be interpreted as a ...and more »

Kevin Muscat: Melbourne Victory will change one thing against Sydney - Outside90;

Kevin Muscat: Melbourne Victory will change one thing against Sydney - Outside90

Outside90Kevin Muscat: Melbourne Victory will change one thing against SydneyOutside90Melbourne Victory manager Kevin Muscat says only one thing will change against Sydney FC next week in the A-League grand final, that being? His side lifts the trophy. The Victorian side booked their place in the big dance courtesy of Besart Berisha's ...and more »

Aloisi believes Roar will challenge again next season - SBS - The World Game;

Aloisi believes Roar will challenge again next season - SBS - The World Game

SBS - The World GameAloisi believes Roar will challenge again next seasonSBS - The World GameBrisbane Roar crashed out of the A-League finals on Sunday but coach John Aloisi says his side will contend for the A-League title in 2017-2018. Source: AAP. 1 May 2017 - 8:36 AM UPDATED 25 MINS AGO. Tweet ...and more »

“We go to Sydney with all the confidence in the world”: Victory ready for grand final heist - The Roar;

“We go to Sydney with all the confidence in the world”: Victory ready for grand final heist - The Roar

The Roar“We go to Sydney with all the confidence in the world”: Victory ready for grand final heistThe RoarA resurgent Melbourne Victory plan the biggest heist in A-League grand final history on Sunday, and they'll have an army of support to help them do it. Victory expect to boast the largest contingent of travelling fans in the competition's history ...and more »

Melbourne Victory beat Roar to set up grand final with Sydney FC - The Australian;

Melbourne Victory beat Roar to set up grand final with Sydney FC - The Australian

The AustralianMelbourne Victory beat Roar to set up grand final with Sydney FCThe AustralianIt's on. A Big Blue will decide the A-League champions after Melbourne Victory fought their way into Sunday's grand final showdown with arch-rivals Sydney FC at Allianz Stadium. While it wasn't a classic match, the Victorians did enough to secure a 1-0 ...and more »

Broich to decide future 'in the next few weeks' - Goal.com;

Broich to decide future 'in the next few weeks' - Goal.com

Goal.comBroich to decide future 'in the next few weeks'Goal.comThomas Broich has claimed "it shouldn't take too long" to decide what to do next after playing his final A-League match for Brisbane Roar. Speaking after Roar's 1-0 semi-final loss to Melbourne Victory on Sunday, Broich told reporters that he expects ...and more »

No A-League offers yet for Broich - FourFourTwo Australia;

No A-League offers yet for Broich - FourFourTwo Australia

FourFourTwo AustraliaNo A-League offers yet for BroichFourFourTwo AustraliaBrisbane veteran Thomas Broich says “nothing too concrete” has come up in regards to offers next season as the German played his final game for Roar in the 1-0 semi-final loss to Melbourne Victory. Broich didn't rule out a switch to another club when ...and more »

Victory unfazed as Grand Final underdogs - Melbourne Victory (press release);

Victory unfazed as Grand Final underdogs - Melbourne Victory (press release)

Melbourne Victory (press release)Victory unfazed as Grand Final underdogsMelbourne Victory (press release)Besart Berisha was the hero as Melbourne Victory booked their spot in the Hyundai A-League grand final after beating Brisbane Roar. Sunday, 30 April 2017 -. Matt Dorman @Matt11Dorman. Melbourne Victory striker Besart Berisha says Sydney FC's regular ...and more »

Melbourne Victory determined to usurp Sydney FC's A-League grand final dream - ABC Online;

Melbourne Victory determined to usurp Sydney FC's A-League grand final dream - ABC Online

ABC OnlineMelbourne Victory determined to usurp Sydney FC's A-League grand final dreamABC OnlineMelbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat says his side has "all the confidence in the world" and has vowed to squash Sydney FC's hopes of a dream A-League double in next Sunday's grand final. Victory earned their place in the grand final with a 1-0 win ...and more »

Victory out to usurp Sydney's A-L dream - The West Australian;

Victory out to usurp Sydney's A-L dream - The West Australian

The West AustralianVictory out to usurp Sydney's A-L dreamThe West AustralianVictory coach Kevin Muscat has vowed to squash Sydney FC's hopes of a dream A-League double. Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat has vowed to squash Sydney FC's hopes of a dream A-League double in next Sunday's grand final. Victory earned ...and more »

FBK wants fairytale end to Victory stint - Football Australia (press release);

FBK wants fairytale end to Victory stint - Football Australia (press release)

Football Australia (press release)FBK wants fairytale end to Victory stintFootball Australia (press release)Melbourne Victory attacking midfielder Fahid Ben Khalfallah is determined to his end time at the club with a Grand Final triumph. 2/2. Besart Berisha was the hero as Melbourne Victory booked their spot in the Hyundai A-League grand final after beating ...and more »

Sydney FC to face Melbourne Victory in A-League final - Boston Herald

Sydney FC to face Melbourne Victory in A-League finalBoston HeraldSYDNEY — Sydney FC will face the Melbourne Victory in next weekend's grand final of Australian football's A-League after the top-ranked teams won contrasting semifinals. While Sydney was as dominant as it has been throughout a 27-match regular season ...and more »

Melbourne Victory were 'outstanding' - Besart Berisha - Goal.com;

Melbourne Victory were 'outstanding' - Besart Berisha - Goal.com

Goal.comMelbourne Victory were 'outstanding' - Besart BerishaGoal.comBesart Berisha conceded he was "very relieved" to have scored the winner in Melbourne Victory's 1-0 semi-final triumph over Brisbane Roar on Sunday. Berisha headed Fahid Ben Khalfallah's cross past Roar goalkeeper Jamie Young in the 70th minute at ...and more »

Home A-League Player Ratings: Melbourne Victory 1 Brisbane Roar 0 – Berisha seals passage... - Outside90;

Home A-League Player Ratings: Melbourne Victory 1 Brisbane Roar 0 – Berisha seals passage... - Outside90

Outside90Home A-League Player Ratings: Melbourne Victory 1 Brisbane Roar 0 – Berisha seals passage...Outside90A goal from star striker Besart Berisha was the difference as Melbourne were able to stave off a resolute Brisbane side to secure a spot in the grand final. Melbourne Victory. Lawrence Thomas – 6: Was rarely tested by the Brisbane attack and was superb ...and more »

Kevin Muscat says Victory can upset Sydney steamroller - and Roar coach John Aloisi agrees - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Kevin Muscat says Victory can upset Sydney steamroller - and Roar coach John Aloisi agrees - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldKevin Muscat says Victory can upset Sydney steamroller - and Roar coach John Aloisi agreesThe Sydney Morning HeraldA confident Kevin Muscat, pumped by the semi-final win over Brisbane, declared that Melbourne Victory could end Sydney FC's record-breaking season in misery in the grand final on Sunday afternoon. The Victory boss was delighted with the aggression and ...and more »

Roar lacked composure - Holman - FourFourTwo Australia;

Roar lacked composure - Holman - FourFourTwo Australia

FourFourTwo AustraliaRoar lacked composure - HolmanFourFourTwo AustraliaBrisbane Roar midfielder Brett Holman says his side lacked composure in Sunday's 1-0 semi-final defeat to Melbourne Victory at AAMI Park on Sunday. Besart Berisha netted the game's only goal with a 70th minute header from Fahid Ben Khalfallah's header.and more »

Berisha fires Victory into A-League decider against Sydney - The Star Online

Berisha fires Victory into A-League decider against SydneyThe Star OnlineMELBOURNE (Reuters) - A second half goal from Kosovo striker Besart Berisha fired Melbourne Victory into their fifth A-League championship final with a 1-0 home win over Brisbane Roar on Sunday. The wily 31-year-old nodded home in the 70th minute at ...and more »

Valiant Victory silence the Roar, through to grand final - The Roar;

Valiant Victory silence the Roar, through to grand final - The Roar

The RoarValiant Victory silence the Roar, through to grand finalThe RoarThe Melbourne Victory are through to the A-League Grand Final after an impressive and dominant performance over a disappointing Brisbane Roar outfit. The Victory were class from start to finish, pressuring Brisbane and preventing them from playing the ...and more »

Victory v Roar: 5 things we learned - Courier Mail;

Victory v Roar: 5 things we learned - Courier Mail

Courier MailVictory v Roar: 5 things we learnedCourier MailBRISBANE Roar were chasing a fairytale send-off for club legend Thomas Broich, but it wasn't to be. Five things we learned from the Victory v Roar clash: 1) Jamie Young is extremely brave. Despite having 26 stitches in his arm and suffering a head ...and more »