Round 25 Stats Preview - #ADLvWEL


Ahead of Adelaide United’s important home clash with Wellington Phoenix, Opta has provided the key statistics.

Adelaide are unbeaten in their past seven matches against the Phoenix, recording four wins and three draws and have kept five clean sheets in that time.

Furthermore, the Reds are unbeaten in their previous five home games heading into Friday’s game (W2, D3).

Taylor Regan finished with a passing accuracy rate of 90%, prevailed in five duels and made five clearances in the 5-2 victory over the Newcastle Jets.

Johan Absalonsen took his prolific goal-scoring tally to five in eight league matches, thanks to a stunning volley and also laid on one assist.

The Dane has also been involved in 1.1 goals a game this year with those five goals and four assists.

Daniel Adlung bagged a first-half brace and was successfully completed 90% of his 39 passes against the Jets.

Ryan Kitto proved to be an impactful super sub after scoring within six minutes of his introduction and reciprocated the favour for Džengis Čavušević to convert his maiden goal for the Club.

Isaías leads the side in interceptions with 60, while Jordan Elsey has a team-high 100 clearances.

Adelaide United host Wellington Phoenix in Round 25 of the Hyundai A-League 2017/18 season on Friday, 30 March at Coopers Stadium. Kick-off is at 7.20pm ACDT.