Round 20 Stats Preview - #NEWvADL


As Adelaide United prepare to face Newcastle Jets at McDonald Jones Stadium on Sunday, Opta has provide the key statistics.

The Reds are unbeaten in their previous three meetings against the Jets, recording two wins and a draw.

Craig Goodwin has created 57 scoring opportunities this season, the second highest in the competition behind, Newcastle’s Dimitri Petratos (64).

Isaías is one of three players – excluding goalkeepers – to have played in every minute of every Hyundai A-League match this campaign.

Ryan Kitto scored his first goal of the season against the Western Sydney Wanderers on Saturday night, while also creating three chances for his teammates.

Scott Galloway issued another assured display at left-back, winning all four of his tackles, prevailed in six of 10 duels, and registered an 81% passing accuracy.

George Blackwood also showed promise playing behind the striker, after completing 88% of his passes, created two chances and had three shots at goal.

Jordan Elsey has made a team-high 93 clearances and 17 blocks this season, in addition to passes in his own half with 668.

Adelaide United face Newcastle Jets in Round 20 of the Hyundai A-League 2018/19 season on Sunday, 24 February at McDonald Jones Stadium. Kick-off is at 4.30pm ACDT. Live on Fox Sports, and streamed on the My Football Live App and Kayo Sports.