Professional Footballers Australia (PFA) chief executive John Didulica hit out at A-League clubs amid reports several had stood down players without pay.
The PFA served Central Coast Mariners owner Mike Charlesworth with a letter of demand after the club's decision to stand down players.
Football Federation Australia (FFA) chief executive James Johnson has defended the timing of the A-League season suspension despite two positive coronavirus cases this week.
Wellington Phoenix has confirmed a member of its football operations staff has tested positive for coronavirus.
A-League club Newcastle Jets has confirmed one of its players has tested positive for coronavirus.
Western Sydney Wanderers continued its excellent recent derby record as Kwame Yeboah's late goal gave it a deserved 1-1 draw against Sydney FC at Bankwest Stadium.