Brisbane Roar vs Melbourne Victory: key stats from Sunday's clash

The Victory of old returned on Sunday as Kevin Muscat's men held off Brisbane to win 2-1 and push back into the six. Here are key stats from the clash. 


Opta Widget: stats

Opta Widget: stats


  • Jamie Young has made the third most saves in the A-League this season (29), despite only playing 7 matches. All other keepers in the top 6 most saves made have played at least 10 matches. Young has made 4.14 saves per matches, which is only 2nd to WSW’s Vedran Janjetovic who has made 4.2 saves per match.

  • Brisbane Roar have only won one of their last 6 games against the Victory in the A-League (W1, D2, L3). Their last win was in March 2017, where they won at home 1-0.

  • After going on a 4 game winning streak at the end of last season, the Roar have only won one home game all season (6 games, W1, D3, L2). That win was against Melbourne City in round 7.

  • Victory have won 7 of their last 9 away matches when they’ve been ahead at half-time (W7, D1, L1 - within 90mins, not including finals).

  • Melbourne Victory were offside 7 times tonight, which is the outright 2nd highest amount by any team in a match this season. Only the Wanderers were offside more in a match this season - vs CCM in Round 2 (8 times).