Perth Glory v Central Coast Mariners: stats preview

Round 3 ends in the west on Sunday night as Perth Glory and Central Coast Mariners look to register their first wins of the season at nib Stadium.

Check out the key stats ahead of the match, courtesy of Opta Data.

o Central Coast Mariners have won each of the last two Hyundai A-League clashes against Perth Glory by 2-0; prior to those wins they had won just one of eight games against them (D2, L5).

o But Glory is undefeated in their last five Hyundai A-League games at home against the Mariners, scoring an average of 3.2 goals per game across that span.

o Kenny Lowe’s men have been on target with 61% of all shots at goal this season, the best of any team in the Hyundai A-League.

o The Mariners (1,090) are the only team after two rounds of the Hyundai A-League 2017/18 Season to have made more than 1,000 passes.

o There have been 13 goals scored in Perth Glory’s last two Hyundai A-League games at nib Stadium, with the home side netting eight of those goals.

o Paul Okon’s side have lost only one of their last five games away from home on a Sunday (W2, D2) in the Hyundai A-League, though they conceded five goals to Brisbane Roar in their last such fixture.

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