Brisbane Roar will be taking on visiting team Sydney FC at Suncorp Stadium in the A-League match on Saturday.
Our Brisbane Roar v Sydney FC predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - along with the latest match odds.
Brisbane Roar will be looking to improve on their last outing here after a 3-1 A-League defeat in their last game at the hands of Perth Glory.
The only scorer from Brisbane Roar was Jack Hingert (45'). Diego Castro (40', 75') and Bruno Fornaroli (68') scored for Perth Glory.
Over their preceding 6 fixtures, Warren Moon's Brisbane Roar have hit the back of the net 9 times, an average number of goals scored per match equal to 1.5.
Their past results show that Brisbane Roar:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Sydney FC in their last 2 games.
- have not emerged victorious against Sydney FC in their previous 5 matches in the league.
- have not won at home in their last 2 matches in the league.
After being defeated in their last game at the hands of Macarthur FC in A-League competition, Sydney FC and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
Matt Derbyshire (36') was the scorer for Macarthur FC.
Steve Corica's Sydney FC have turned their attacks into goals a total of 7 times in the course of their previous six matches. The total of goals that they have conceded during that period comes to 7.
Ahead of this meeting, Sydney FC are undefeated by Brisbane Roar in games played away from home for the previous 2 league games.
Head to head
Checking on their past head-to-head clashes going back to 08/02/2019 shows that Brisbane Roar have won 1 of them and Sydney FC 3, with the tally of drawn results being 2.
A sum of 16 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 5 of them from The Roar and 11 netted by The Sky Blues. That is an average goals per game value of 2.67.
The previous league match featuring the two was A-League match day 19 on 20/02/2021 which ended up with the score at Sydney FC 0-0 Brisbane Roar.
The match was refereed by Chris Beath.
Team News: Brisbane Roar
Brisbane Roar boss Warren Moon will be thankful to have no fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this clash with a fully healthy group available for selection.
Team News: Sydney FC
Owing to a fully healthy group ready to go, Sydney FC boss Steve Corica does not have any fitness worries at all before this match.
We feel that Sydney FC and Brisbane Roar may well find themselves both scoring in what promises to be a very even battle here.
Will be interesting to see how this one goes, with a good chance of a draw. We therefore see a 1-1 score at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Suncorp Stadium (52,500)
Captain: Tom Aldred
Chairman: Rahim Soekasah
Manager: Warren Moon
Competitions: A-League position 3
⭐ Key Man: Dylan Wenzel-Halls
Regularly used in the Striker position, Dylan Wenzel-Halls was born in Australia. Having played his first senior match for Brisbane Roar in the 2018 - 2019 season, the accomplished Forward has contributed 5 league goals in the A-League 2020 - 2021 campaign so far coming from a total of 9 appearances.