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Glory snatch 96th-minute equaliser against Victory

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Hana Lowry has scored in the sixth minute of stoppage time to secure Perth Glory a 2-2 draw against Melbourne Victory in a dramatic A-League Women clash at Macedonia Park.

Glory were on track to post a fifth consecutive win on Saturday courtesy of Lowry's 24th-minute free kick.

But two goals in the space of five minutes to Victory midfielder Rachel Lowe turned the match on its head.

Lowe levelled scores in the 79th minute when her low drive from outside the box deflected in for a goal.

And Victory were in front in the 84th minute when Lowe unleashed a volley that evaded everyone.

But there was one more twist to the tale, with Lowry latching on to a nice through ball before burying her left-foot strike.

Despite rescuing a point, Glory were left to rue a series of golden chances to seal victory when 1-0 up.

The biggest fell to Millie Farrow, who found herself one on one with the goalkeeper in the 76th minute following a fast break.

Farrow pushed her shot to the left, with the miss opening the door for Lowe to take the game by the scruff of the neck.

In Saturday's earlier match, Central Coast players were left fuming after Wellington import Mariana Speckmaier went unpunished for a blatant kick on an opponent during the Mariners' feisty 1-0 win in Gosford.

A 76th-minute strike from 18-year-old academy product Annalise Rasmussen was enough to seal all three points for the Mariners.

But there was late drama when Speckmaier kicked the leg of American defender Jazmin Wardlow after the ball had been played away.

Wardlow lay on the turf in agony for several minutes before being carried off the field by two trainers.

Despite the blatant kick occurring right in front of the lineswoman and Mariners players venting their fury at the incident, no card was shown.

Central Coast's second win of the season lifts them into fifth spot.

Wellington remain in third after their hopes of a club-record fourth straight win were shattered.

Speckmaier had a penalty appeal waved away in the 31st minute when she was shoved over in the box.

"I looked at it quickly on the iPad on the bench and I felt like that was a penalty live and I felt like it was a penalty when I watched it back," Phoenix coach Paul Temple said.

The deadlock was finally broken in the 76th minute when Mariners midfielder Isabel Gomez stripped the ball off an opponent to set up a fast break.

The ball eventually made its way to Gosford-born Rasmussen to convert.

Phoenix winger Hope Breslin left the field late in the match after a nasty head clash left her with significant swelling above her right eye.