Melbourne Victory vs Central Coast Mariners – Preview, Tips and Odds

Australia: A-League
Melbourne Victory
Full Time
2:0
Central Coast Mariners
Highlights and Stats


Melbourne Victory will face Central Coast Mariners for a showdown of the 21st round in the A-League. The game will take place on Sunday 19th of March. Melbourne Victory presently occupies 12th position in the standings, with a total of 18 points. Their rivals sit in 3rd spot, having collected 31 points thus far.

Melbourne Victory vs Central Coast Mariners Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/12/31Last 20 Games
Melbourne Victory
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Whome
Central Coast Mariners
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Laway

Worth Mentioning

The most recent time when Melbourne Victory and Central Coast Mariners locked horns, the game finished with the score of 2:1 to Central Coast Mariners. The two teams took on each other on 31st of December 2022. Central Coast Mariners have not tasted defeat in two games against Melbourne Victory recording a total of 1 win and 1 draw in the process. Playing at home turned out advantageous in the latest 10 direct clashes. The hosts went all guns on their opponents and secured 5 wins and remained unscathed in 8 meetings. Two of the previous five clashes produced over 2.5 goals and four witnessed goals at both ends. In the meantime Melbourne Victory managed to keep one clean sheet, while Central Coast Mariners conceded goals in all matches. The opponents exchanged 11 goals in their last five matches.

Melbourne Victory vs Central Coast Mariners Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

Melbourne VictoryCentral Coast Mariners
  • Goals

    2.15
    1.25
  • Fouls

    10.84
    10.84
  • Corners

    6.42
    5.16
  • Offsides

    2.63
    1.53
  • Cards

    1.68
    2.26
  • Posession

    52%
    48%

Melbourne Victory Form

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

Melbourne Victory’s last game ended in a home loss at the hands of Western United with the score after the final whistle being 1:2. The club is currently on a streak of two consecutive defeats, with the team not registering a win in any of the last three games. In Melbourne Victory’s last 10 encounters, being the host or playing away was not really a factor that affected the outcome. The teams playing on home ground recorded 5 triumphs and the guests recorded 3. Only 2 of the last 10 meetings for the team ended in draws. Of their last five games, three resulted in over 2.5 goals and four had both teams scoring. During that period Melbourne Victory has not managed to keep a single clean sheet, while failing to score in just one match. When looking at statistics, we notice that the average number of goals scored during the team’s most recent 5 clashes is 2.80.
  • Goals
    1.33
  • Fouls
    10.33
  • Corners
    5.56
  • Offsides
    1.44
  • Cards
    2.00
  • Posession
    45%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
A-League2023/03/13Melbourne VictoryWestern United12 L
A-League2023/03/04SydneyMelbourne Victory10 L
A-League2023/02/26Melbourne VictoryAdelaide United11 D
A-League2023/02/18Melbourne VictoryMelbourne City32 W
A-League2023/02/12Newcastle JetsMelbourne Victory21 L
A-League2023/02/03Melbourne VictoryWellington Phoenix31 W
A-League2023/01/21Perth GloryMelbourne Victory31 L
A-League2023/01/14Adelaide UnitedMelbourne Victory11 D
A-League2022/12/31Central Coast MarinersMelbourne Victory21 L

Central Coast Mariners Form

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

Central Coast Mariners previously faced Macarthur on Saturday and the final score was a 4:1 victory at home. Preceding its last appearance on the pitch, the team was on a dry run, without tasting success in three games, suffering 1 loss and registering 2 draws in the process. The sides, involved in Central Coast Mariners’ last ten meetings, had a considerable advantage when playing on homeground. The hosts won on five occasions, while losing just two times. Three out of the last five matches of the team featured over 2.5 goals, with four witnessing goals at both ends of the field. During those, Central Coast Mariners’ defensive efforts proved insufficient to limit the opposition to no goals even once and they failed to score on their own in just one. During their last five games, the teams involved netted 16 goals in total.
  • Goals
    2.11
  • Fouls
    10.78
  • Corners
    7.56
  • Offsides
    1.56
  • Cards
    2.56
  • Posession
    54%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
A-League2023/03/11Central Coast MarinersMacarthur41 W
A-League2023/03/04West SydneyCentral Coast Mariners20 L
A-League2023/02/24Central Coast MarinersWellington Phoenix11 D
A-League2023/02/18Perth GloryCentral Coast Mariners22 D
A-League2023/02/10Brisbane RoarCentral Coast Mariners12 W
A-League2023/02/04SydneyCentral Coast Mariners32 L
A-League2023/01/28Central Coast MarinersWest Sydney22 D
A-League2023/01/07Central Coast MarinersAdelaide United40 W
A-League2022/12/31Central Coast MarinersMelbourne Victory21 W

Formations and Lineups

Melbourne Victory

Formation:4-4-2
  • G20Paul Izzo
  • D2Jason Geria
  • D5Damien Da Silva
  • D21Roderick Miranda
  • D3Cadete
  • M11Ben Folami
  • M8Joshua Brillante
  • M14Connor Chapman
  • M7Christopher Ikonomidis
  • F19Fernando Romero
  • F10Bruno Fornaroli
20 Paul Izzo 2 Jason Geria 5 Damien Da Silva 21 Roderick Miranda 3 Cadete 11 Ben Folami 8 Joshua Brillante 14 Connor Chapman 7 Christopher Ikonomidis 19 Fernando Romero 10 Bruno Fornaroli

Central Coast Mariners

Formation:4-4-2
  • G20Danny Vukovic
  • D15Storm Roux
  • D22Cameron Windust
  • D23Daniel Hall
  • D5James McGarry
  • M31Christian Theoharous
  • M6Maximilien Balard
  • M13Harrison Steele
  • M7Samuel Silvera
  • F98Marco Túlio
  • F9Jason Cummings
20 Danny Vukovic 15 Storm Roux 22 Cameron Windust 23 Daniel Hall 5 James McGarry 31 Christian Theoharous 6 Maximilien Balard 13 Harrison Steele 7 Samuel Silvera 98 Marco Túlio 9 Jason Cummings

Match Details

Melbourne VictoryvsCentral Coast Mariners
  • 90+4`
    (in) L. Brooks(out) B. Fornaroli
  • 90`
    CadeteRoughing
  • 86`
    (in) N. Velupillay(out) B. Folami
  • 82`
    Marco TulioDiving
  • 77`
    (in) L. Broxham(out) J. Geria
  • 75`
    (in) J. Bayliss(out) S. Roux
  • 66`
    F. RomeroRoughing
  • 57`
    (in) J. Nisbet(out) J. McGarry
  • 57`
    (in) N. Triantis(out) C. Windust
  • 55`
    F. RomeroC. Ikonomidis
    2 - 0
  • 46`
    (in) B. Kaltak(out) D. Hall
  • 46`
    (in) M. Moresche(out) C. Theoharous
  • 16`
    B. FornaroliRoderick
    1 - 0
  • 15`
    C. WindustRoughing

Players Ratings

Melbourne VictoryvsCentral Coast Mariners
  • 10Bruno Fornaroli
    7.6 / 10
  • 8Joshua Brillante
    7.5 / 10
  • 2Jason Geria
    7.3 / 10
  • 21Roderick Miranda
    7.2 / 10
  • 7Christopher Ikonomidis
    7.2 / 10
  • 5Damien Da Silva
    6.9 / 10
  • 3Cadete
    6.7 / 10
  • 19Fernando Romero
    6.7 / 10
  • 6Leigh Broxham
    6.6 / 10
  • 24Nishan Velupillay
    6.6 / 10
  • 20Paul Izzo
    6.3 / 10
  • 11Ben Folami
    6.3 / 10
  • 14Connor Chapman
    6.3 / 10
  • 6Maximilien Balard
    7.5 / 10
  • 22Cameron Windust
    7 / 10
  • 23Daniel Hall
    7 / 10
  • 5James McGarry
    7 / 10
  • 4Joshua Nisbet
    7 / 10
  • 98Marco Túlio
    6.9 / 10
  • 9Jason Cummings
    6.9 / 10
  • 15Storm Roux
    6.7 / 10
  • 25Nectarios Triantis
    6.7 / 10
  • 13Harrison Steele
    6.6 / 10
  • 7Samuel Silvera
    6.6 / 10
  • 28James Bayliss
    6.6 / 10
  • 10Matheus Moresche
    6.6 / 10
  • 31Christian Theoharous
    6.3 / 10
  • 3Brian Kaltack
    6.3 / 10
  • 20Danny Vukovic
    6.2 / 10

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