Melbourne City vs Sydney FC: key stats from clash of the heavyweights
The two heavyweights clashed at AAMI Park on Friday night, with Sydney FC edging it 1-0 over Melbourne City. Check out the game's stats right here.
- Sydney FC are now undefeated in their last 14 games (W11, D3), keeping nine clean sheets in that time.
- The Sky Blues have now gone nine matches without tasting defeat to a Melbourne Club (W7 D2 – one draw saw Sydney go on to win 4-2 on penalties).
- Melbourne City are the only side in the competition yet to concede a first half goal this season (five matches).
- Luke Wilkshere scored his first A-League goal in this match; a right-footed effort from inside the box, assisted by Michael Zullo.
- Sydney’s Joshua Brillante attempted 97 passes in this game; nine more than anybody else has managed in an A-League match so far this season.