Round 7 Stats Preview - #MVCvADL


Adelaide United face Melbourne Victory at Marvel Stadium on Saturday night in what promises to be another riveting instalment of the Original Rivalry.

The Reds are looking for back-to-back wins at Marvel Stadium for the first time after recording a memorable 2-1 triumph against Victory in December 2017.

Ben Halloran scored a brace against Brisbane Roar in the Reds’ 2-1 win last round.

Craig Goodwin created seven chances, including one assist against the Roar and prevailed in seven of 13 duels.


Paul Izzo made four saves, claimed two crosses and two clearances in a strong performance between the sticks.

Isaias produced a brilliant outing too, winning nine duels, four tackles, and an 81% passing accuracy rate.

Ryan Kitto this season has an 83% shooting accuracy this season (minimum five shots), the equal most in the league alongside Victory’s Ola Toivonen.

Jordan Elsey has been resolute for Adelaide in defence, having registered 42 clearances, six interceptions, and six blocks.

He has also been successful in 83% of his tackles and boasts and 83% passing completion rate.

Adelaide United face Melbourne Victory in Round 7 of the Hyundai A-League 2018/19 season on Saturday, 8 December at Marvel Stadium. Kick-off is at 7.20pm ACDT. Live on Fox Sports, and 10 Boss and streamed on the My Football Live App.