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Top 25 Western Sydney Wanderers players of All Time- Part 3

  • Top 25 Western Sydney Wanderers players of All Time- Part 3

    SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 23: Jerome Polenz of the Wanderers celebrates after scoring during the round 24 A-League match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and Perth Glory at Parramatta Stadium on March 23, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Brett Hemmings/Getty Images)

  • Top 25 Western Sydney Wanderers players of All Time- Part 3

    SYDNEY, NEW SOUTH WALES - APRIL 01: Mitch Nichols of the Wanderers celebrates scoring a goal during the round 26 A-League match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and the Central Coast Mariners at Pirtek Stadium on April 1, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

  • Top 25 Western Sydney Wanderers players of All Time- Part 3

    SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 23: Aaron Mooy of the Wanderers looks on during the round 24 A-League match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and Perth Glory at Parramatta Stadium on March 23, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Brett Hemmings/Getty Images)

  • Top 25 Western Sydney Wanderers players of All Time- Part 3

    WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 10: Andreu of the Wanderers makes a break during the round 27 A-League match between the Wellington Phoenix and Western Sydney Wanderers at Westpac Stadium on April 10, 2016 in Wellington, New Zealand. (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)

  • Top 25 Western Sydney Wanderers players of All Time- Part 3

    ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 06: Lacopo La Rocca (#18) of Western Sydney Wanderers wins the ball from Isaas Sanchez (#8) of Adelaide United during the round 10 A-League match between Adelaide United and the Western Sydney Wanderers at Coopers Stadium on December 6, 2014 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

15. Iacopo La Rocca 58 A-League appearances, 6 goals (2012-15)

As a defensive-minded player, the Italian also arrived as an unknown in the club's first season before going on to score 6 goals for the club and then some in the Champions League and the Club World Cup. Two against Sydney FC and the sealer in the 2014 semi final win over the Mariners were the perfect way of displaying his underestimated impact.

14. Andreu 27 A-League appearances, 3 goals (2015-16)

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Helped the Wanderers to their first point of the 2015-16 season with a late equaliser in Adelaide before showing his confidence from the penalty spot, where he scored two goals from last season. Andreu had the excellent ability to work his way out of difficult situations where he was surrounded by defenders. His midfield presence alongside fellow Spaniard, Dimas, was always a calming influence on the side.  

13. Jerome Polenz 47 A-League appearances, 2 goals (2012-14)

The German defender was one of the most unheralded foundation players for the Wanderers in his two seasons at the club before he moved to Brisbane Roar. His trademark headband and ponytail endeared himself to the crowd while his consistent performances and versatility on the pitch were often relied upon. His dance celebration to the crowd after scoring against Perth in 2014 showed the kind of relationship he had with the fans.

12. Aaron Mooy 49 A-League appearances, 4 goals (2012-14)

Had a strong two seasons with the Wanderers before he only got better at Melbourne City, earning a move to second-tier English side Huddersfield Town. Brilliant at fluent passing movement, Mooy was also threatening from set-piece situations, with the ability to score from long-range free kicks, or whip in the perfect assist.

11. Mitch Nichols 43 A-League appearances, 11 goals (2015-)

Nichols completely revived his career when he joined the Wanderers last season after spending a couple of unhappy years in Perth and Japan. It was almost the perfect start to life as a Wanderer for Nichols when his 10 goals last term helped his side to a third grand final in four years, only to fall short. Nichols hasn't missed an A-League game since joining the club and continues to be one of the first names on the team list in 2016-17.

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