Western Sydney Wanderers FC
Perth Glory
Hyundai A-League R1
Spotless Stadium
2017-10-08T07:00:00+00:00
Attendance
12,223
#WSWvPER

Western Sydney Wanderers FC vs Perth Glory: key stats and match facts

Western Sydney Wanderers survived a late fightback from Perth Glory to register their first ever opening round win with a 2-1 result at Spotless. Here are the key stats and facts from Sunday's game. 

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Xavi Torres
Xavi Torres of Perth Glory

 

MATCH FACTS

  • Western Sydney Wanderers mustered more attempts on goal than any other Hyundai A-League side this weekend (24).
  • This was the Wanderers’ first ever round one victory since their inception, they had lost their last three opening weekend fixtures having drawn their first two.
  • Oriol Riera has scored in all four of his competitive appearances for Western Sydney so far, netting five times in total.
  •  Just two minutes and 48 seconds separated the first and second goals of the game.

 

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# Club P W D L PTS
Sydney FC 27 20 4 3 64
Newcastle Jets 27 15 5 7 50
Melbourne City FC 27 13 4 10 43
Melbourne Victory 27 12 5 10 41
Adelaide United 27 11 6 10 39
Brisbane Roar FC 27 10 5 12 35
Western Sydney Wanderers FC 27 8 9 10 33
Perth Glory 27 10 2 15 32
Wellington Phoenix 27 5 6 16 21
Central Coast Mariners 27 4 8 15 20