Round 23 Stats Preview - #ADLvMCY

Ahead of Adelaide United’s home clash against Melbourne City on Friday night, Opta has provided the key statistics.

In the head-to-head record, Adelaide have claimed 10 triumphs, suffered nine defeats and drawn five against their Victorian counterparts.

The Reds have won their two previous matches on a Friday and have suffered just one loss in their past five Friday games under Head Coach, Marco Kurz.

Adelaide have fired 321 shots at goal this season, the highest in the competition and 50 more than City.

Jordan O’Doherty has the second greatest passing accuracy in the league, boasting an impressive 89% completion rate.

Gloveman, Paul Izzo, pulled off six saves against the Brisbane Roar last time out and has a save percentage of 72% this season.

Isaías has a passing completion rate of 82%, prevailed in 60% of his aerial duels and garnered one assist, while notching 54 interceptions.

Danish winger, Johan Absalonsen, has registered three goals and three assists in six league appearances and will be looking to add to his tallies against Melbourne.

Dynamic left-back, Ben Garuccio, has delivered a team-high 111 crosses into the area, has a successful tackle rate of 67% and has performed 33 clearances.

Adelaide United host Melbourne City in Round 23 of the Hyundai A-League 2017/18 season on Friday, 16 March at Coopers Stadium. Kick-off is at 7.20pm ACDT.