Key stats as Sydney FC mark Premiers Plate celebrations with Big Blue win

Sydney FC capped off another dominant Hyundai A-League season by overcoming old rivals Melbourne Victory in Round 27.

The 1-0 win ensured the Sky Blues received their second straight Premiers Plate on a fitting note, and meant Victory would have to be content with finishing fourth.

Catch up with the full stats and facts from a tight contest at Allianz Stadium.

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  • Sydney FC have won their last seven games on the bounce against Melbourne Victory, having not won any of their nine previous meetings (D5 L4).
  • The solitary goal scored in this game came from the first effort on target; in the eighth minute.
  • Since suffering back-to-back defeats in March, the Sky Blues have responded with a four-game winning streak in the league and have claimed successive clean sheets.
  • Bobo scored his 27th goal of the Hyundai A-League season, almost twice the combined amount of the two players tied for second (Ross McCormack and Oriol Riera – 14 apiece).
  • Bobo has also now bagged five goals in his last three appearances.
  • Michael Zullo claimed his ninth assist of the campaign, three times the number of any other defender.
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