Adam Le Fondre tormented Brisbane Roar while Western Sydney Wanderers' slump continued in the A-League.
Newcastle Jets outlasted Western Sydney Wanderers, while Brisbane Roar were too good for Central Coast Mariners in the A-League.
Adelaide United are up to third in the A-League after beating Melbourne Victory 3-1, while second-placed Sydney FC won 3-1 at Perth Glory.
Roy O'Donovan and Jamie Maclaren hit hat-tricks on a pulsating Sunday in the A-League, which ended with Sydney FC beating Melbourne Victory.
Sunday's A-League action brought more frustration for Brisbane Roar and Melbourne Victory, while Adelaide United had reason to celebrate.
Alessandro Diamanti and Scott McDonald inspired Western United to a fine win, while the Wanderers were made to toil against Brisbane Roar.
Melbourne Victory won at Suncorp Stadium again, as Brisbane Roar went down to Andrew Nabbout's first-half strike.
Brisbane Roar claimed a first A-League point for Robbie Fowler in thrilling fashion, while Western United registered a maiden victory.
Adelaide United wrapped up fourth spot in the A-League after overcoming Brisbane Roar, who were watched by incoming coach Robbie Fowler.
Brisbane Roar confirmed the appointment of Liverpool great Robbie Fowler as their new head coach.