Perth Glory return to A-League summit after Melbourne City win

Another three points for Tony Popovic's side

Perth Glory have very quickly returned to the top of the A-League after pulling past Melbourne City 1-0 at NIB Stadium to continue their undefeated start to the season. 

Despite City edging the first-half, it would be Glory that went into half-time with the lead as Chris Ikonomidis rifled home from close range in the 43rd minute.

The Perth attacker bagging his fifth goal of the season after a deflected pass from Andy Keogh.

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While holding their own against Glory, City struggled to carve out any clear chances as Tony Popovic's side looked to lock down the contest in the second-half.

That job was made all the easier in the 80th minute when Curtis Good picked up a second yellow card and left City to finish to game with 10 men.

Glory ultimately grinding their way to another three points as City are given a reality check about what life without Bruno Fornaroli really looks like.