Over the years he is perhaps the most influential player in the A-League. Kevin Muscat - out from the opening minutes of the season - played 90 minutes last night. And was the difference between the teams.
Sure it was a lucky goal from Ward on 6 minutes. But that made Adelaide play. And they just didn't have enough going forward.
Funny thing - at half time Fox had Gold Coast and Brisbane logos superimposed against Adelaide and Melbourne respectively. The score line looked good.