9 Aug 2010

Draws popular in A-League's opening round

6:38 pm on 9 August 2010

Draws were popular in the opening round of the A-League football championship, as Central Coast Mariners scored the only win of the round, beating newcomers Melbourne Heart 1-0.

Last year's finalists Sydney FC and Melbourne Victory battled out a 3-3 draw.

The Wellington Phoenix had the bye in the opening round.