Daniel McBreen sent the Central Coast Mariners into the A-League grand final after his first-half goal secured a 1-0 win over the Melbourne Victory at Bluetongue Stadium.
Memorable feats in disappointing circumstances from Ryan Giggs and Lionel Messi feature alongside achievements by Francesco Totti, Daniel De Silva and Bayern Munich in FIFA.com's latest stats review.
Michael McGlinchey hit a hat-trick as the Central Coast Mariners thrashed the Melbourne Victory 6-2 while Aaron Mooy earlier grabbed the only goal of the game in a 1-0 win for Western Sydney Warriors.
Melbourne Victory moved to within three points of A-League leaders Central Coast Mariners after a 2-1 win over Melborune Heart, while Wellington Phoenix climbed off the foot of the table with a 1-0 win over Perth Glory.
Australia coach Holger Osieck has made several changes to his squad for the crucial upcoming Brazil 2014 qualifier against Iraq following a damaging defeat against Jordan last month.
Australia bravely battled back after Mark Milligan's sending off to draw 1-1 with Japan, who were also reduced to ten men in the closing stages of this entertaining qualifier.