And the action will heat up even further this weekend in Round 25 as the league table begins to take shape ahead of the finals which begin on the 20th February.
- Gold Coast United are aiming for their seventh undefeated home match in a row, which would be the longest streak by a team in its first season since Sydney FC went for 11 home matches without defeat in its first and only Championship-winning season 2005/06
- Despite being in second-last position leading into Round 24, North Queensland Fury are aiming for their fifth undefeated home match in a row
- Todd Howarth (Perth Glory) turns 28 on Monday, 25 January
- Michael Marrone (Adelaide United) turns 23 on Wednesday, 27 January
- Jason Hoffman (Newcastle Jets) turns 21 on Thursday, 28 January
- John Tambouras (North Queensland Fury) turns 31 on Saturday, 30 January