Chalk and cheese. The explosive Bulut and the understated Valeri find themselves together as we round out the 20s in our Aussie Top 50. Valeri is the man most Canberrans point to when they want to build a case for an A-League team. Bulut is the striker people occasionally point to for all the wrong reasons. One is reaching the twilight of his career. The other - it's anyone's guess.
Carl Valeri has done his best to stoke the embers of the cross-city rivalry ahead of this week's derby, suggesting Melbourne City's loss of David Villa for over a month of the season was a classic case of 'buyer beware'.