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Sydney FC take mental edge into Big Blue

Two on the trot: Kevin Muscat's Melbourne Victory have lost their past two games.

A-League title favourites Sydney FC enter this week's Big Blue with a psychological advantage after nearest rivals Melbourne Victory were brought undone by their gruelling road trip.

Glory beat Victory in thriller in Perth

Comeback win: Nebojsa Marinkovic of the Glory is congratulated after scoring.

Melbourne Victory have slumped to their second straight defeat, with Perth coming from behind to secure a 2-1 win in Saturday night's A-League clash at nib Stadium.

Gerrard to return to Liverpool

Liverpool legend: Steven Gerrard

Liverpool's former captain and talisman Steven Gerrard will return to his roots as part of the Academy's coaching set-up, the Premier League club announced on Friday.