Brisbane Roar will take on Sydney FC on Friday in a game of round 18 of the Australian A League. The hosts are languishing in 9th position with just nine points and seventeen behind the last play-off place. Sydney FC are 3rd in the standings with 35 points, just a point behind Melbourne Victory who are 2nd. The second place in Australia ensures automatic qualification for the 1/2 final rounds of the knockout stages.
Brisbane Roar vs Sydney FC Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last H2H game||Last H2H games||Last H2H games home/away|
|Brisbane Roar||Loss||8 W/ 5 D/ 7 L||5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L|
|Sydney FC||Win||7 W/ 5 D/ 8 L||2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L|
Last game between the teams: 29.12.2018 Sydney FC – Brisbane Roar 2:1; Adam Le Fondre 16′, 55′; Matt McKay 35′; Adam Taggert missed a penalty for the away side in the 85′
Last game at this venue: 08.01.2018 Brisbane Roar – Sydney FC 0:3; Bobo 18′, Adrian Mierzejewski 50′, David Carney 86′
Worth mentioning: All of the last four meetings featured over 2,5 goals, while in three of them both teams managed to score. Brisbane Roar have won only one of the last six clashes at home against Sydney FC and none of the last three.
Brisbane Roar vs Sydney FC Stats
|As of 05.02||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Brisbane Roar||Loss||0 W/ 3 D/ 7 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
|Sydney FC||Win||8 W/ 0 D/ 2 L||3 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
Last game Brisbane Roar: 02.02.2019 Adelaide United – Brisbane Roar 4:3; Isaias Isaias 45′, Craig Goodwin 67′, George Blackwood 75′, Nikola Mileusnic 90′; Henrique Silva 19′, Dylan Wenzel-Halls 38′, Adam Taggert 43′; Ken Ilso from the home side was sent off with straight red in the 9′. Dane Ingham saw second yellow card on 59′ and Jamie Young from Brisbane was dismissed with straight red in the 64′
Last game Sydney FC: 03.02.2019 Sydney FC – Melbourne City 2:0; Luke Ivanovic 9′, Adam Le Fondre 86′; Riley McGree missed a penalty for Melbourne in the 79′
Top performers Brisbane Roar: Adam Taggart 11 goals 2 assists, Henrique Silva 3 goals 1 assist, Eric Bautheac 1 goal 3 assists.
Top performers Sydney FC: Adam Le Fondre 12 goals, Alex Brosque 6 goals, Siem De Jong 3 goals 3 assists.
|Last 10 games||Goals scored:conceded||Over 2,5 goals||Goal/Goal||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: The last three Brisbane Roar games saw both teams finding the back of the net, with the two most recent outings featuring over 3,5 goals. Sydney have managed to keep three clean sheets in their last four outings.
Brisbane Roar conceded 15 goals in their last four home games, while Sydney FC are scoring in every away game since the beginning of the season across all competitions.
Brisbane Roar vs Sydney FC News
Missing players Brisbane Roar: All players are available for selection.
Missing players Sydney FC: All players are available for selection.
Brisbane Roar vs Sydney FC Predictions
Sydney FC to win & over 2,5 goals – 2.30 @ bet365