Emerton gets Sydney a massive three points; Brockie leads Wellington’s comeback win over Melbourne Heart

Sydney FC 1 – Central Coast Mariners 0 (A-League, December 28, 2012) Struggling Sydney FC picked up a crucial victory against high-flying Mariners as Brett Emerton headed home a beauty in the 88th minute.

Wellington Phoenix 3 – Melbourne Heart 2 (A-League, December 28, 2012) Jeremy Brockie scored twice as Wellington Phoenix came from behind to defeat Melbourne Heart.

Perth Glory 1 – Western Sydney Wanderers 1 (A-League, December 28, 2012) The Wanderers took the lead through Labinot Haliti’s 38th minute strike, but Nick Ward met Nagai’s cross with a volley to earn Pert a point.