Adelaide United vs Melbourne City – Preview, Tips and Odds

Australia: A-League
Adelaide United
Full Time
2:2
Melbourne City
Highlights and Stats


Adelaide United will test their abilities against Melbourne City on 15/01 in a game of the 10th round of the A-League Men. The two contending clubs will meet at Coopers Stadium. The hosts of the match are occupying 7th position in the standings, after collecting 7 points, while the visiting side is up to 5th spot with a total of 9 points.

Adelaide United vs Melbourne City Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2021/11/27Last 20 Games
Adelaide United
draw
  • ?
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
Melbourne City
draw
  • ?
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Waway

Worth Mentioning

The last match between the sides concluded in a 2:2 draw. The two opponents faced each other on the 27th of November 2021. The last two head-to-head meetings proved to be unsuccessful for Adelaide United, as they have been on a streak of two games without a win, claiming just 1 draw. Being the host turned out to be of a great benefit in the last 10 encounters, with the team playing on a home ground recording 4 victories and avoiding defeat in 9 out of 10 clashes. A draw was the most common outcome in the last few battles on the pitch between the rival squads, with that being the result in all 5 of the last 10 games. The last five duels on the field between the two clubs ended with four producing over 2.5 goals and four witnessing goals at both ends of the pitch. Over this span of time, Adelaide United proved successful in keeping one clean sheet, whereas Melbourne City failed to prevent their opponents from scoring. The two outfits did not shy away from scoring in their latest matches, hitting the back of the nets 19 times.

Adelaide United vs Melbourne City Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

Adelaide UnitedMelbourne City
  • Goals

    1.20
    1.60
  • Fouls

    12.35
    13.70
  • Corners

    6.55
    4.80
  • Offsides

    1.40
    1.40
  • Cards

    2.45
    3.20
  • Posession

    52%
    48%

Adelaide United Form

  • ?
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Lhome

Adelaide United recorded a 1:1 stalemate as visitors in a clash against Melbourne Victory of the A-League Men played on January 8th. The club is currently experiencing a streak of no wins for two consecutive matches, with a total of 1 defeat and 1 draw. The chants of the home supporters did not affect the outcome in Adelaide United’s latest 10 meetings as they ended in 2 home victories and 3 away triumphs. Out of the last five Adelaide United encounters, three produced over 2.5 goals and three witnessed goals at both ends. Within this time frame they were able to keep one clean sheet, and the squad failed to score a goal on just one occasion. When looking at statistics, we notice that the average number of goals scored during the team’s most recent 5 outings is 2.60.
  • Goals
    1.30
  • Fouls
    14.40
  • Corners
    6.50
  • Offsides
    1.70
  • Cards
    3.80
  • Posession
    55%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
A-League2022/01/08Melbourne VictoryAdelaide United11 D
A-League2022/01/01Adelaide UnitedWellington Phoenix40 W
A-League2021/12/17Western UnitedAdelaide United10 L
A-League2021/12/11Adelaide UnitedMelbourne Victory12 L
A-League2021/12/04Brisbane RoarAdelaide United00 D
A-League2021/11/27Adelaide UnitedMelbourne City22 D
A-League2021/11/20Perth GloryAdelaide United11 D
A-League2021/06/19SydneyAdelaide United21 L
A-League2021/06/03Adelaide UnitedWest Sydney22 D
A-League2021/05/29Adelaide UnitedSydney14 L

Melbourne City Form

  • ?
  • Dhome
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Daway

The latest match of Melbourne City was against Western Sydney Wanderers on Sunday, with the outcome being a 3:3 draw at home. Currently, the club is on an streak of four games without a loss, recording three draws and one win. Playing at your own stadium had no significant role in the latest ten clashes for Melbourne City, as the teams involved enjoyed 3 home victories and 3 away triumphs. Two of Melbourne City’s five previous meetings finished with more than 2.5 goals and two saw both sides finding the net. Melbourne City managed to prevent their opponents from scoring on two occasions and they failed to net goals on their own in two of those encounters. Over the course of the outfit’s previous five outings, the sides scored an average of 2.4 goals.
  • Goals
    1.50
  • Fouls
    11.80
  • Corners
    8.10
  • Offsides
    2.00
  • Cards
    2.20
  • Posession
    58%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
A-League2022/01/09Melbourne CityWest Sydney33 D
A-League2021/12/18Melbourne CityMelbourne Victory22 D
A-League2021/12/08Melbourne CityPerth Glory10 W
A-League2021/12/04Melbourne CityWestern United01 L
A-League2021/11/27Adelaide UnitedMelbourne City22 D
A-League2021/11/19Melbourne CityBrisbane Roar21 W
A-League2021/06/06Melbourne VictoryMelbourne City11 D
A-League2021/05/25Brisbane RoarMelbourne City30 L
A-League2021/05/05Perth GloryMelbourne City13 W
A-League2021/04/24MacarthurMelbourne City11 D

Formations and Lineups

Adelaide United

Formation:4-1-4-1
  • G46Joe Gauci
  • D21Javi López
  • D23Jacob Tratt
  • D3George Timotheou
  • D7Ryan Kitto
  • M28Juande
  • M31Bernardo Oliveira
  • M8Stefan Mauk
  • M18Joe Caletti
  • M11Craig Goodwin
  • F14George Blackwood
46 Joe Gauci 21 Javi López 23 Jacob Tratt 3 George Timotheou 7 Ryan Kitto 28 Juande 31 Bernardo Oliveira 8 Stefan Mauk 18 Joe Caletti 11 Craig Goodwin 14 George Blackwood

Melbourne City

Formation:4-1-4-1
  • G1Tom Glover
  • D2Scott Galloway
  • D4Nuno Reis
  • D5Rostyn Griffiths
  • D3Scott Jamieson
  • M8Aiden O'Neill
  • M15Andrew Nabbout
  • M10Florin Berenguer
  • M18Conor Metcalfe
  • M7Mathew Leckie
  • F9Jamie MacLaren
1 Tom Glover 2 Scott Galloway 4 Nuno Reis 5 Rostyn Griffiths 3 Scott Jamieson 8 Aiden O'Neill 15 Andrew Nabbout 10 Florin Berenguer 18 Conor Metcalfe 7 Mathew Leckie 9 Jamie MacLaren

Match Details

Adelaide UnitedvsMelbourne City
  • 84`
    H. Ibusuki
    2 - 2
  • 83`
    (in) J. Hall(out) C. Metcalfe
  • 76`
    (in) S. Colakovski(out) A. Nabbout
  • 74`
    (in) T. Gomulka(out) F. Berenguer
  • 72`
    C. GoodwinC. Goodwin
  • 71`
    (in) H. Ibusuki(out) G. Blackwood
  • 70`
    N. Reis
  • 66`
    1 - 2
    J. MaclarenM. Leckie
  • 61`
    (in) N. Irankunda(out) B. Oliveira
  • 61`
    (in) L. Brook(out) J. Caletti
  • 60`
    G. Blackwood
    1 - 1
  • 58`
    N. Reis
  • 43`
    J. Juande
  • 35`
    S. Galloway
  • 24`
    0 - 1
    A. NabboutM. Leckie
  • 16`
    S. Jamieson
  • 12`
    J. Caletti

Players Ratings

Adelaide UnitedvsMelbourne City
  • 15Hiroshi Ibusuki
    7.3 / 10
  • 28Juande
    7.2 / 10
  • 14George Blackwood
    7.2 / 10
  • 23Jacob Tratt
    7 / 10
  • 46Joe Gauci
    6.9 / 10
  • 3George Timotheou
    6.9 / 10
  • 8Stefan Mauk
    6.9 / 10
  • 18Joe Caletti
    6.9 / 10
  • 11Craig Goodwin
    6.9 / 10
  • 7Ryan Kitto
    6.6 / 10
  • 77Lachlan Brook
    6.5 / 10
  • 21Javi López
    6.2 / 10
  • 31Bernardo Oliveira
    6.2 / 10
  • 66Nestory Irankunda
    6.2 / 10
  • 7Mathew Leckie
    7.9 / 10
  • 1Tom Glover
    7.3 / 10
  • 15Andrew Nabbout
    7.3 / 10
  • 5Rostyn Griffiths
    7.2 / 10
  • 9Jamie MacLaren
    7.2 / 10
  • 2Scott Galloway
    6.9 / 10
  • 3Scott Jamieson
    6.9 / 10
  • 8Aiden O'Neill
    6.9 / 10
  • 18Conor Metcalfe
    6.9 / 10
  • 16Taras Gomulka
    6.9 / 10
  • 10Florin Berenguer
    6.7 / 10
  • 17Stefan Colakovski
    6.5 / 10
  • 4Nuno Reis
    6.3 / 10
  • 34Jordon Hall
    6.2 / 10

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