Melbourne Victory Football Club

Melbourne Victory Football Club is an Australian professional soccer club based in Melbourne, Victoria. 

Competing in the country's premier men's competition, the A-League Men, under licence from Australian Professional Leagues (APL)

Victory entered the competition in the inaugural season as the only Victorian-based club in the newly revamped domestic Australian league.

Although Victory is supported across the whole Melbourne metropolitan area, as well as regional cities in the state, it is based primarily in the city centre.

The club has rivalries with Melbourne City , Sydney , Adelaide United , and Western United . 

The club's all-time leading goalscorer is Archie Thompson, with 97 goals to his name in all competitions.

Leigh Broxham has the record for most matches played, with 405 appearances for the Victory.