Melbourne Metropolis has received its first A-League title with a 3-1 victory over a 10-man Sydney FC in Sunday’s grand remaining match.
Metropolis misplaced to Sydney in final yr’s grand remaining however objectives within the first half from Nathaniel Atkinson and Scott Jamieson changing a penalty gave the winners the lead after Kosta Barbarouses opened the scoring for Sydney within the twenty first minute.
Scott Galloway clinched the victory in added time to provide Metropolis the championship-premiership double.
Sydney was diminished to 10 males throughout the first half when Luke Brattan was proven a purple card.
Brattan, who had been booked for a problem on Aiden O’Neill within the twenty fifth minute, upended Marco Tilio with a sliding sort out and obtained a second yellow card. It was the 31-year-old Brattan’s first profession sending off.
Sydney was making an attempt to win its third A-League title in a row in a document seventh grand remaining look.