Western United beat Melbourne City to win A-League Men grand final – as it happened

That’s all we have time for tonight. We’ll include some thoughts from Aloisi in our match report, and in our analysis tomorrow and Monday.

Thanks for joining us, it’s been a pleasure.It's been a pleasure having you with us.

He went on to thank the Australian Professional League, sponsors, and members and supporters for their support throughout Covid-19.

Jamie Young, who played under Aloisi at Brisbane Roar and moved to Victoria in the off-season, is pictured here

Western United deserved to win. They came prepared for this match and never faltered

This is a watershed moment for Aloisi, who was passed over by a slew of Australian clubs and was on the verge of moving abroad before United came calling

Many people, with the exception of themselves, wrote this squad off.

They've completed the task. Western United has won the A-League Men's title for the first time

They are now in their third season. In the initial few moments, there is a lot of feeling

The players get down on their knees. Others make a hasty exit from the bench. Aloisi and Foxe share a kiss.