Wellington Phoenix FC
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Nathan Burns scored the winner as Wellington Phoenix stopped Melbourne Victory going top of the A-League with a 3-2 win.
Victory would have gone ahead of Perth on goal difference with a win, and they were on their way when Scott Galloway (34) put them ahead.
Roly Bonevacia levelled (42) but Kosta Barbarouses restored the home side's lead nine minutes after the break.
But Michael Boxall equalised (68) and then Burns won it with 13 minutes left.
A-League leaders Perth Glory were held to a goalless draw by Melbourne City on Sunday.
City's Dutch defender Kew Jaliens missed the game's best chance while the Glory were denied in injury time when Tando Velpahi saved from Andy Keogh.
The solitary point left Perth two clear of both Melbourne Victory and Adelaide United at the summit.
Struggling Newcastle Jets allowed two points to slip away as they went down to 10 men and conceded a last-minute equaliser to Wellington Phoenix.
Newcastle were 2-0...
Melbourne Victory moved to the top of the A-League after a dramatic 3-3 draw away at Sydney FC.
Marc Janko put the home side ahead from the penalty spot in the eighth minute but goals from Kosta Barbarouses and Guilherme Finkler turned the game on its head before half-time.
A second penalty from Shane Smeltz levelled the scores but Nick Ansell had the Victory back ahead before Smeltz completed his brace to share the points.
Perth Glory have the chance to reclaim top spot outright when they travel...