The Western Sydney Wanderers and Melbourne Victory were sunk but Central Coast Mariners soared on Day 4 of the AFC Champions League.
Defending A-League champions, Central Coast, now top their group after an upset 1-0 triumph over Beijing Guoan in Gosford.
Meanwhile the Wanderers and Victory remain in the hunt for top-two group finishes, and progression to the next round, despite respective losses to Kawaski Frontale and Yokohama F Marinos.
As expected from Asia’s showpiece club competition there were plenty of highs and lows for the Aussie clubs. Click on the links to each photo below to see the gallery. Pics by Getty Images.