Round 13 Stats Preview - #ADLvBRI

Ahead of Adelaide United’s clash with Brisbane Roar at Coopers Stadium on Saturday, Opta has provided the key statistics.

The Reds have lost just one of their previous six matches against the Roar, recording four wins and a draw and are unbeaten in their preceding three home games.

Moreover, Adelaide has won their past two matches against Brisbane and another triumph would see them record a third successive win for the first time in the competition.

Five of United’s previous six goals against the Roar have been scored in the final 15 minutes of matches – with their last three being in the 88th minute or later.

From his three shots on target, Ryan Kitto, scored the only goal in the 1-0 victory versus Central Coast Mariners in what was his team leading fifth strike of the season.

Isaías boasted a passing accuracy of 90%, created two chances, made three interceptions and was awarded the NAB Man of the Match against the Mariners.

Ryan Strain again showed composure beyond his years with another brilliant display against the Mariners. The young right-back grabbed his first assist, prevailed in seven of 13 duels, won four tackles and completed four interceptions.

Gloveman, Paul Izzo, continued his impressive campaign producing five saves and register his second clean sheet.

Adelaide United host Brisbane Roar in Round 13 of the Hyundai A-League 2017/18 season on Saturday, 30 December at Coopers Stadium. Kick-off is at 5.05pm ACDT.