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Andrew Redmayne of Sydney FC celebrates with the A-League trophy after winning the 2020 A-League Grand Final match between Sydney FC and Melbourne City at Bankwest Stadium on August 30, 2020 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

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