They were among nine players
contracted with NWSL teams for the 2018 season who started for Melbourne City. Taylor signed with the Reign from English club Arsenal.
Melbourne City's Ashley Hatch and Sydney FC's Emily Sonnett headed to join the U.S. women's national team in Orlando, where it is preparing for the SheBelieves Cup.
Crowd count. A record W-League Grand Final crowd of 6,025 watched the match at the Sydney Football Stadium
Feb. 18 in Sydney
Melbourne City 2 Sydney FC 0. Goals: Fishlock 35, Taylor 75.
Melbourne City -- *Williams; *Stott, *Kennedy, *Barnes, *Catley; Luik; *Hatch (Jackson 83), *Fishlock, Kinga, *Simon (Dobson 61); *Taylor (Vlajnic (90+2).
Sydney FC -- *Bledsoe; Yeoman-Dale, *Sonnett, Ralston, Cooper; Polias, Ledbrook (Soutar 75), Logarzo; Ibini (Vignes 83), De Vanna, Khamis (Siemsen 66).