Telstra Player Head to Head: Barbarouses v Petratos

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Sydney FC take on the Newcastle Jets at Netstrata Jubilee Stadium on Tuesday night as the conclusion of the 2019/20 season edges closer.

The Sky Blues need only one more point to secure a historic, record-breaking fourth Hyundai A-League Premiers Plate and will fancy their chances against the Novocastrians.

Key to securing the three points on the day with be the front men for both sides, Sky Blues’ Kosta Barbarouses and his Jets counterpart Dimi Petratos.

Let’s look at the ‘Tale of the Tape’ between the two strikers.  
 

11. Kosta Barbarouses

 

10. Dimitrios Petratos

30

AGE

27

171cm

HEIGHT

175cm

Wellington, New Zealand

BORN

Sydney, Australia

Forward

POSITION

Forward

Team Wellington

Wellington Phoenix

Macarthur Rams (loan)

Brisbane Roar

Alania Vladikavkaz

Panathinaikos (loan)

Melbourne Victory

Wellington Phoenix

Melbourne Victory

Sydney FC

FORMER CLUBS

Penrith Nepean United

Sydney FC

Sydney Olympic (loan)

Kelantan

Brisbane Roar

Ulsan Hyundai

Newcastle Jets

324 (107 goals)

CLUB APPEARANCES

234 (44 goals)

47 (4 goals)

INT’L APPEARANCES

3 (0 goals)

21 games played

8 goals scored

23 shots on target

18.2% conversion rate

28 key passes

7 assists

35.2% duel success rate

76.4% passing accuracy

2019/20 A-LEAGUE STATS

22 games played

5 goals scored

27 shots on target

10% conversion rate

79 key passes

8 assists

33.9% duel success rate

82% passing accuracy

 

 

Barbarouses leads the way with goals scored, while his conversion rate is also higher from his 23 shots on target this season.  

For Socceroo Petratos is all about assists, with a massive 79 key passes and one more assist than Barbarouses easing him in front in that department.

With both forwards integral to their team’s style of play, it’s sure to make Tuesday night’s encounter an enjoyable one to watch.