Western Sydney Wanderers moved again to inside 4 factors of the A-League high six with a 1-Zero victory over Wellington Phoenix on Friday.
A header from Kwame Yeboah with 17 minutes of regular time left secured all three factors at Bankwest Stadium after Luke DeVere had earlier been despatched off.
Phoenix, already assured of a Finals place, have been hoping to consolidate second spot however solely mustered one shot heading in the right direction all through the competition, though they have been cursing their luck early on when David Ball’s effort struck each posts however didn’t cross the road.
The primary half was overshadowed by a severe damage suffered by Nicolai Muller, who is anticipated to have concussion after a conflict of heads with Louis Fenton.
Momentum swung the Wanderers’ manner when DeVere was given a second yellow card for tripping Yeboah, and it was the person who got here on for Muller who proved the matchwinner, heading house Tate Russell’s cross.
Wanderers are 4 factors behind sixth-place Adelaide United, with a sport in hand, though Western United are stage on 30 factors after enjoying two video games fewer.
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