Top Facts: Adelaide United v Brisbane Roar


Here are some ‘top facts’ for the clash between Adelaide United and Brisbane Roar.

•    Adelaide are unbeaten at home in 14 A-League matches (W9), last losing to Brisbane Roar in December last year (1-2).

•    Brisbane have won only one of their last four matches (L2), and have not scored more than one goal in a game in that run.

•    The Reds have lost only one of their opening nine fixtures (W6 D2), their best start to a season since 2010/11.

•    Meanwhile, the Lionhearts have made their worst ever start to an A-League season, with just seven points from their opening nine games.

•    Adelaide have scored exactly two goals in each of their last four games, winning three of these (L1).

•    Brisbane Roar are unbeaten in their last six games away to United (W5), winning the last four in a row (including playoffs).

•    Only three players have made more than 500 successful passes in the A-League this season, all of them representing Brisbane Roar (Matt Smith, Jade North and Luke Brattan).

•    No side has had more shots on target this season than Adelaide (49).

Adelaide United will play Brisbane Roar at Coopers Stadium in Round 9 of the Hyundai A-League 2014/15 Season on Friday, 12 December. Kick off is at 7.10pm ACDT.  To purchase tickets, click here.