It’s #SydneyDerby time again as the Sky Blues prepare to face their crosstown rivals at ANZ Stadium on Saturday night (kick off 7:50pm AEDT).
The Sky Blues have history on their side entering the encounter, having lost only one of the past 14 derbies, including a Round 2 victory at the Sydney Cricket Ground, with goals to Adam Le Fondre and Alex Brosque securing the three points.
In their previous encounter at ANZ Stadium, Sydney FC set the record for the highest ever derby win as they handed down a 5-0 thrashing to the Wanderers in Round 10 of season 2017/18.
Check out the key OPTA stats ahead of Saturday’s second encounter of the Hyundai A-League 2018/19 season:
- Sydney FC have won their last three games against Western Sydney Wanderers, and will be looking to be the first side to four straight victories in the history of the derby.
- Sydney FC have scored six first half goals in their last four games against Western Sydney Wanderers, keeping a first half clean sheet twice in that time.
- Sydney FC have won four of their six games at ANZ Stadium, including a 5-0 win over the Western Sydney Wanderers in their last game at the venue.
- Sydney FC have conceded just two second half goals this campaign, fewer than any other team in the competition.
Be at ANZ Stadium on Saturday night to back your Sky Blues and watch us continue our derby dominance – secure your seats today!
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