Mark Rudan secured victory on his first return to Wellington with his Western United side.
Melbourne Victory and Melbourne City couldn’t sort out their differences at Marvel stadium as their match ended in a draw.
Western Sydney Wanderers kicked off their new A-League season with a 2-1 win over the Central Coast Mariners.
Defending A-League champions Sydney FC kicked off with a 3-2 win over Adelaide United.
Australia maintain their perfect start to 2022 World Cup qualifying with a 7-1 victory at Chinese Taipei.
Big names from across the A-League launch the new season, set to get underway on Friday October 11.
A-League side Western Sydney Wanderers have signed German attacker Nicolai Muller from Eintracht Frankfurt to bolster their stocks.
Muller, 32, joins on an injury replacement contract for Polish midfielder Radoslaw Majewski, who is sidelined with a long-term knee injury. The winger has been capped by Germany, while his former clubs include German sides Mainz, Hamburg and Hannover 96.
– Ruthless Socceroos hit Chinese Taipei for seven
– Ex-Premier League boss Scudamore to help A-League clubs