Hyundai A-League countdown: 13 days to go!

With 13 days till we're back in action we uncover some vintage Mat Ryan, who set a league record 13 clean sheets back in 2010/11.

The Socceroos and former Central Coast goalkepper demonstrated his pedigree from an early age in Gosford under Graham Arnold.

The miserly defence of the Mariners in Season 6 may never be surpassed, with the side keeping their opposition scoreless nearly every second game.

Watch the video and compare it to the shot-stopper's efforts against Kuwait on Tuesday night - it just goes to show that class is permanent!