A 6-0 thrashing by crosstown rivals Melbourne City did not do it, but a 7-0 hiding from the same team has ended Grant Brebner’s troubled time as Victory coach.
- Victory chairman Anthony Di Pietro confirmed Brebner’s departure soon after the loss to City
- Brebner says he did not meet his or the club’s expectations
- Jamie Maclaren scored five goals for City in their convincing win
The once-proud Victory confirmed within hours of Saturday night’s second record mauling this season by City that Brebner’s 16-match stint as head coach was over.
The writing was on the wall after Socceroo striker Jamie Maclaren scored five goals at AAMI Park as City romped to the top of the ladder in emphatic fashion.
Shortly after the humiliation,…