• Adelaide United 2-2 Melbourne Victory
Melbourne Victory climbed from the canvas to steal a 2-2 away draw against Adelaide United on Friday night.
The Victory scored twice in the final 15 minutes to share the spoils before a record A-League crowd in Adelaide of 16,504 spectators at Coopers Stadium.
The Reds, with Sergio Cirio scoring from a questionable penalty and Jeronimo Neumann tapping-in from close range, appeared set to bank consecutive home wins to open their campaign.
But Melbourne substitute Guilherme Finkler scored in the 79th minute and James Troisi equalised three minutes before full-time in a pulsating match.
Melbourne and their coach Ange Postecoglou, in possibly his last match in charge of the Victory should he take the Socceroos job, could have won if not for bad first-half luck.
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