Wellington Phoenix were looking the goods against the top side before a VAR call shook things up and gave the Perth the tools to equalise in the late stages of the game.
An action packed game at Coopers Stadium saw Adelaide run out 2-1 winners over Brisbane.
Two red cards and a fair bit of push and shove sent the final fifteen minutes of Adelaide v Brisbane into chaos.
Wellington Phoenix have been told the decision to show a red card to defender Ryan Lowry in their 1-1 A-League draw with Perth was a mistake.
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Lowry was dismissed shortly after coming on as a second-half substitute when referee Adam Kersey was referred by VAR to view footage of a challenge by the central defender on Glory winger Chris Ikonomidis.
The decision left Phoenix coach Mark Rudan fuming, labelling the officiating of the fixture "an absolute joke" after the match.
Phoenix chief executive…