Adelaide United v Newcastle: key stats from Jets' eye-catching comeback

Newcastle Jets are top of the Hyundai A-League! Here are the key stats from their impressive 2-1 win away to Adelaide United.

Opta Widget: Match stats: Adelaide United v Newcastle Jets

Opta Widget: Match stats: Adelaide United v Newcastle Jets

  • Nigel Boogard made his 200th Hyundai A-League appearance in the match. The defender has featured in all but one season in the competition's history.
  • Newcastle's victory is their 12th win over Adelaide United since the inception of the Hyundai A-League.
  • It is also the sixth time the Jets have beaten the Reds by a 2-1 scoreline.
  • The defeat is Adelaide's first in a Round 6 fixture at home since October 2, 2006 when they were beaten 4-1 by Sydney FC.
  • Roy O'Donovan leads the competition for Shots on Target with 11. Andrew Nabbout is third with seven, behind Perth Glory's Adam Taggart (nine).