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Sunday’s Final Series schedule sees Brisbane Roar fighting it out with Adelaide United.
All Brisbane Roar v Adelaide United match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (inc. the best betting odds).
Brisbane Roar will be hoping for a better result after the 0-2 A-League loss in their previous game against Sydney FC.
In that match, Brisbane Roar managed 55% possession and 31 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. For their opponents, Sydney FC got 12 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Kosta Barbarouses (16') and Harry Van der Saag (95') scored for Sydney FC.
It has been all too rare in recent times where Brisbane Roar have kept a clean sheet. It will be a concern for them that The Roar have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 7 goals along the way. Such a trend might not follow through here, of course.
In the game prior to this, Adelaide United drew 2-2 in the A-League tie with Western Sydney Wanderers.
In that game, Adelaide United had 54% possession and 27 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. For Adelaide United, the goalscorers were Ryan Strain (22' Own goal) and Craig Goodwin (56'). At the other end, Western Sydney Wanderers got 7 attempts at goal with 2 on target. Ziggy Gordon (11' Own goal) and Graham Dorrans (30') scored for Western Sydney Wanderers.
In their last half-dozen outings, Adelaide United have helped themselves to the sum of 7 goals. The Reds have also scored in every single one of those games. During those fixtures, they have seen 12 goals scored by their opponents.
Head to head
Inspecting their most recent head to head clashes dating back to 25/04/2019 shows us that Brisbane Roar have won 2 of them and Adelaide United 4, with the number of drawn results being 0.
A sum of 18 goals were scored between them in these games, with 8 from The Roar and 10 created by The Reds. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.
The last league game featuring these sides was A-League match day 21 on 16/05/2021 which ended up with the score at Adelaide United 1-0 Brisbane Roar.
On that occasion, Adelaide United had 52% possession and 14 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. The scorer was Craig Goodwin (23').
At the other end, Brisbane Roar got 14 shots on goal with 2 on target.
The referee was Ben Abraham.
Team News: Brisbane Roar
Brisbane Roar boss Warren Moon will be thankful to have no fitness worries at all ahead of this clash with a completely healthy squad available to select from.
Team News: Adelaide United
With a completely healthy group to choose from, Adelaide United manager Carl Veart has no fitness worries to report before this match.
Looking at these two teams, we feel that Adelaide United may well find it hard to break down this Brisbane Roar outfit who will likely do enough to score at the other end and edge ahead.
Our tip is therefore for a very even contest with a 1-0 victory for Brisbane Roar at the end of the match.
Should be interesting.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Suncorp Stadium (52,500)
Captain: Tom Aldred
Chairman: Rahim Soekasah
Manager: Warren Moon
Competitions: A-League position 4, Final Series (Elimination Finals)
⭐ Star Player: Dylan Wenzel-Halls
Generally taking to the field in the Striker position, Dylan Wenzel-Halls was born in Australia. After making a first senior appearance for Brisbane Roar in the 2018 - 2019 season, the dangerous Forward has contributed 7 league goals in the A-League 2020 - 2021 campaign to date in 25 appearances.