Hyundai A-League fixtures: split rounds

The Hyundai A-League will again feature ‘split rounds’ during the 2017/18 Season to help the clubs involved in the AFC Champions League.

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For the first time ever last season, a Split Round was introduced as Adelaide United, Western Sydney Wanderers and Brisbane Roar dealt with the arduous travel and fixture congestion involved with the ACL.

Roar's Thomas Kristensen and Kashima defender Leo Silva battle for possession in the ACL clash in Brisbane.

And for the 2017/18 Season there will now be two Split Rounds, to be staged in round 20, followed by round 22.

SPLIT ROUND DETAILS

*Round 20 - Week 1 (February 9-11, 2018) – Melbourne Victory v Brisbane Roar, Wellington Phoenix v Perth Glory and Melbourne City v Sydney FC

Milos Ninkovic claimed a clean sweep of Sydney FC's major awards on Friday night.

*Round 20 – Week 2 (February 16-27) – Western Sydney Wanderers v Newcastle Jets, Adelaide United v Central Coast Mariners

*Round 22 – Week 1 (March 2-3) – Melbourne City v Melbourne Victory, Newcastle Jets v Sydney FC, Brisbane Roar v Adelaide United

Besart Berisha celebrates after opening the scoring for Victory in the Hyundai A-League Grand Final.

*Round 22 – Week 2 (March 10) – Western Sydney Wanderers v Wellington Phoenix, Perth Glory v Central Coast Mariners