The game that could have taken Sydney to the top of the table, albeit briefly, bore more than a passing resemblance to the 1974 “Rumble in the Jungle” between favourite George Foreman and former champ Muhammad Ali.
Graham Arnold has cast doubt over Terry Antonis' availability for the Olyroos' AFC Championship Qualifiers next weekend after the midfielder failed to take part in Sydney FC's loss to Melbourne City FC on Friday night.
John van't Schip stopped short of heralding his side's 1-0 win over Sydney FC as season defining but was clearly a relieved man after Melbourne City FC overcame their recent poor away record on Friday night.
Will Marc Janko's rampant Sky Blues break a club record unbeaten run? In doing so deal a blow to City’s top-six hopes? Or will John van ‘t Schip’s unpredictable City halt Sydney's incredible momentum? So many talking points ahead of this sizzling opening match of #EraseRacism Round 22 at Allianz Friday night.