Hyundai A-League stats preview: Sydney FC v Brisbane Roar

Sydney FC, coming off the high of their Westfield FFA Cup Final triumph, host a Brisbane Roar side hoping to make it two wins on the trot at Allianz Stadium on Saturday.

Here are the key stats and facts for a big encounter.

  • Five of the last 10 games between Sydney FC and Brisbane Roar have ended
    in a draw, with the Sky Blues losing just two games in that period (W3).
  • There have been 15 goals scored in the last four games between these teams
    at Allianz Stadium, which included a 0-0 draw in November 2015.
  • Sydney are searching for a 20th consecutive game without loss at Allianz
    Stadium (W16, D3), a run in which they have also kept 12 clean sheets.
  • Brisbane are winless in their last six games away from home (D2, L4), last
    winning on the road in March 2017 against Newcastle.
  • The Sky Blues have won 48 corners so far this season, the second most of
    any team in the competition and 16 more than last-ranked Roar.
  • Brisbane have a tackle success rate of 71% this campaign, the second
    best of any team in the competition behind Newcastle Jets (74%).
  • Josh Brillante has made 272 passes in opposition territory this campaign,
    more than any other player in the competition and 89 more than Roar's best
    Matt McKay (183).
  • Jamie Young boasts the best save percentage (86%) of any goalkeeper so far
    this campaign.

Opta Widget: Sydney Roar comparison