Melbourne thrash Central Coast Mariners
Scorers: C.Hernandez (MV) 57th, M.Kemp (MV) 71st, Boogaard (CCM) own goal 77th
Crowd: 7,580 at Bluetongue Stadium
The Mariners, having conceded only 11 goals in 17 matches before this match, fell apart in a 14 minute spell midway through the second half to hand the visitors a vital away win.
The result means Melbourne maintains it's three point lead over Sydney FC, whilst the Mariners are now in for a battle to retain a place in the top six.