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Melbourne Victory hopes Adrian Leijer will be fit for final against Sydney FC

Victory defender Adrian Leijer hoping to be fit for final.

Jesse Hogan Melbourne Victory has not abandoned hopes Adrian Leijer will be fit for Friday night's A-League elimination final against Sydney FC after he was cleared of a serious injury.

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Melbourne Victory primed for finals assault

Mark Milligan of the Victory is congratulated by his teammates after scoring.

Dominic Bossi Melbourne Victory's midweek match against Guangzhou Evergrande has benefited their preparations for Friday's A-League finals match against Sydney FC.

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Melbourne Victory begins crucial week on winning note

James Troisi and Kosta Barbarouses

Jesse Hogan The most pivotal week of Melbourne Victory's season began in magnificent fashion, with Nathan Coe's inspired goalkeeping triggering a stirring defeat of reigning Asian club champion Guangzhou on...

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Melbourne Victory thumps Phoenix 4-1

Archie Thompson

Melbourne Victory tuned up for the A-League finals in style with a 4-1 pasting of a hapless Wellington Phoenix.

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Adrian Leijer backs Melbourne Victory to go all the way to A-League grand final

Adrian Leijer during a training session on Tuesday.

A run of ordinary results has not sapped belief in the Melbourne Victory squad that they can achieve the extraordinary this season.

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Melbourne Victory v Sydney FC: the lowdown

Sebastian Hassett Melbourne Victory v Sydney FC match preview of the latest instalment in the Big Blue.

Joel Chianese set for starting role in Sydney FC's clash with Melbourne Victory

Joel Chianese competes for the ball against Emile Heskey in Sydney's clash with Newcastle last year.

Dominic Bossi Joel Chianese could be a surprise inclusion on the team sheet for Saturday night's clash with rivals Melbourne Victory and the Sydney FC striker hopes that it will be the chance he needs to reclaim a...

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Central Coast Mariners must plug holes in defence for Melbourne Victory clash

Storm Roux

Sebastian Hassett The Central Coast Mariners will have to rely on a second-string defensive unit to help muffle Melbourne Victory's dynamic attack at AAMI Park on Friday.

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Kevin Muscat plugs gaps as Melbourne Victory seeks response to Heart loss

Michael Lynch Every game for Melbourne Victory feels like a cup final at this stage of the campaign.

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Melbourne Victory's Adama Traore in limbo

Melbourne Victory training at Gosch's Paddock , Adama Traore

Michael Lynch Melbourne Victory faces an anxious wait to learn if Adama Traore will be fit for Wednesday's Asian Champions League clash.

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Melbourne Victory defeat is 'gut-wrenching', says Kevin Muscat

Victory coach Kevin Muscat gives instructions to his players.

Michael Lynch Melbourne Victory might have been running on empty as they tried to deny Brisbane Roar the Premiers Plate on Saturday night at Suncorp Stadium.

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Melbourne Victory wary of South Koreans' attack in ACL clash

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Michael Lynch Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat is wary of the speed with which Jeonbuk Motors will turn defence into attack and the need for his own team to defend from the front when the Australian side meets...

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More steak, less sizzle needed from Tom Rogic in A-League at Melbourne Victory

Michael Lynch

Michael Lynch It can't be easy being charged with the responsibility of being your nation's saviour, especially when you are not long out of your teens.

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A-League: Melbourne Victory aim to plug leaky defence

Ben McKay Melbourne Victory will again reshuffle their back line as they search for a winning defensive formula.

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Melbourne Victory must bolster its defence

Michael Lynch It's all very well having a potent attack and offering a threat every time you go forward. But its not much use if you leak goals every time the opposition gets into your half.

Asian Champions League: Melbourne Victory's opponents Muangthong United in crisis

Archie Thompson

Ben McKay Melbourne Victory's Asian Champions League opponents appear in crisis before their do-or-die clash in Geelong on Saturday night.

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Melbourne Victory faces ACL rival in disarray as coach quits Thai team

Melbourne Victory's Asian Champions League opponent appears to be in crisis ahead of the do-or-die clash in Geelong on Saturday night.

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W-League: Sydney FC braces for Melbourne Victory assault in semi-final

Chloe Logarzo

Dominic Bossi One of the deadliest strikers in women's football stands in the way of back-to-back grand final appearances for Sydney FC, but coach Alen Stajcic says he will not make any tactical changes to nullify...

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Melbourne Victory reaches Asian Champions League group stage

Hero: Leigh Broxham scored the goal that put Melbourne Victory through to the Asian Champions League group stage.

Michael Lynch Victory makes it through to Asian Champions League group stage, but only by the skin of its teeth.

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W-League: Melbourne Victory end Sydney FC's season with 3-2 win

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Matt Bungard The sky was anything but blue at WIN Jubilee Stadium on Sunday afternoon, which proved to be a bad omen for Sydney FC's women's side as they fell 3-2 to arch-rivals Melbourne Victory.