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The Hyundai A-League reaches its halfway mark in January, with a number of big battles set to turn up the heat on FOX SPORTS’ summer of football. A massive Sydney derby features in Round 15, with Western Sydney Wanderers out for redemption following a disappointing loss to Sydney FC in the opening round. The Sky Blues face another test on Australia Day, squaring off against Melbourne Victory in a ‘ big blue’ battle. Melbourne erupts with a highly anticipated cross-city clash between Melbourne Victory and Melbourne City on February 4, before City play host to Brisbane Roar the following week. The Westfield W-League hits the business end of the season with the final three rounds of the regular season, before the finals series kicks off on the first weekend in February. A new champion will be crowned on February 12, when the top two teams square off in the 2017 Grand Final. A team of experts will spearhead FOX SPORTS’ coverage with Mark Bosnich, Robbie Slater, Andy Harper, Ned Zelic, Adam Peacock, Mark Rudan, John Kosmina, Tara Rushton, Simon Hill and Amy Duggan guiding fans through the weekly action.