Perth Glory are going up against visiting rivals Brisbane Roar at HBF Park in this A-League fixture on Friday.
View all of the Perth Glory v Brisbane Roar predictions, poll and stats below - along with the latest match odds.
Perth Glory, who won their previous game, will hope for a similar result following a 1-2 A-League success against Adelaide United.
The only player to score from Perth Glory was Bruno Fornaroli (73'). Stefan Mauk (20') and George Timotheou (83' Own goal) scored for Adelaide United.
Three or more goals per match were seen in 5 of the last 6 fixtures where Perth Glory have played. Opposition teams scored 13 of them in this period while Glory managed to get a total of 15.
Looking at their past form shows that Perth Glory:
- are unbeaten in the league by Brisbane Roar in their previous 5 games.
- haven't beaten Brisbane Roar in their last 2 league matches.
In their last game, Brisbane Roar drew 0-0 in the A-League tie with Sydney FC.
During their 6 latest matches, Warren Moon's Brisbane Roar have seen their efforts on goal rewarded a total of 10 times therefore yielding them a goals scored per game average of 1.67.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Brisbane Roar:
- have not beaten Perth Glory when having played them away from home in the previous 3 league games.
- have not been beaten in their last 5 away league matches.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head-to-head clashes stretching back to 14/04/2018 shows that Perth Glory have won 3 of these and Brisbane Roar 1, with the tally of draws being 2.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 22 in all at an average of 3.67 goals per match.
The previous league fixture featuring these clubs was A-League match day 20 on 22/02/2020 when it finished Brisbane Roar 1-1 Perth Glory.
The match was refereed by Daniel Elder.
Team News: Perth Glory
Perth Glory manager Richard Garcia does not have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this match thanks to a fully injury-free group ready to go.
Team News: Brisbane Roar
Thanks to a completely healthy squad available for selection, Brisbane Roar manager Warren Moon has zero fitness concerns to report ahead of this game.
Our assessment is that Brisbane Roar and Perth Glory could well both score and end up finding themselves in a fairly even game here.
Little in this one, and it’s almost too close to call. That’s why our selection here is for a very close game with a 1-1 draw when the full-time whistle blows.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: HBF Park (20,500)
Captain: Diego Castro
Chairman: Tony Sage
Manager: Richard Garcia
Competitions: A-League position 7
⭐ Star Player: Nicholas D'Agostino
Normally taking up the Striker position, Nicholas D'Agostino was born in Australia. After having made a senior debut playing for Brisbane Roar in the 2015 - 2016 season, the gifted Forward has managed to score 4 league goals in this A-League 2020 - 2021 campaign to date coming from a total of 5 appearances.