Round 3 Stats Preview – #CCMvADL


Adelaide United FFA Cup Winners 2018 merchandise

Ahead of Adelaide United’s Round 3 away match with Central Coast Mariners, Opta has provided the key statistics for the clash.

The Reds come into the match having won seven of their last 10 games against the Mariners, and are undefeated in their past four meetings.

They will also look to consolidate their FFA Cup 2018 Final win on Tuesday night and hope their cup success can be the impetus for their Hyundai A-League campaign.

Vince Lia leads the team in interceptions with 8 and has a passing accuracy rate of 91%.

Michael Marrone has prevailed in 60% of his duels this season and delivered that assist for Craig Goodwin’s header against Newcastle Jets thanks to a sensational cross.

Michael Jakobsen has attempted the most passes in the team with 129 and clearances with nine.

Ryan Strain won three of his four duels against Newcastle last time out in the league.

Goodwin’s prolific goal-scoring continued in the FFA Cup 2018 Final, bagging a stunning brace to help the Reds clinch the trophy for a record second time on Tuesday night.

Moreover, Jakobsen won all six of his duels in the final and made seven clearances.

Adelaide United face Central Coast Mariners in Round 3 of the Hyundai A-League 2018/19 season on Sunday, 4 November at Central Coast Stadium. Kick-off is at 4.30pm ACDT. Live and Exclusive on Fox Sports and streamed on the My Football Live App.

2018/19 Adelaide United Membership: It's about More Than Football