A-League Round 23 will be the last round played in front of fans, with the league following other sporting codes in taking future games behind closed doors.
Tonight, the runaway leaders Sydney FC host Perth Glory, the team they beat in last season’s Grand Final, while the other Sydney team – the Wanderers – travel to Victoria to face Melbourne City.
Sydney FC v Perth Glory
Saturday, 5pm AEDT
*beat Melbourne Victory 4-1 last week
*won 4 of last 5
*lost to Melbourne City 3-2 last week
*1 win in last 5, lost 2 in a row
Fact: Sydney FC has won each of its last 10 A-League games against Perth as the favourite.
Traders’ Tip: Both teams to score ($1.62). The ‘Both Teams To Score’ market has hit in eight of Perth’s last nine A-League games.
$2.00 Sydney FC
$3.75 Perth Glory
Melbourne City v Western Sydney Wanderers
Saturday, 7:30 pm AEDT
*beat Perth Glory 3-2 last week
*3 wins & 2 losses in last 5
Western Sydney Wanderers:
*lost to Brisbane Roar 3-1 last week
*won 3 of last 5
Fact: Western Sydney has lost its last seven A-League matches as an underdog following a loss.
Traders Tip: Both teams to score ($1.67). That market has hit in four of Western Sydney’s last five A-League games.
$1.83 Melbourne City
$4.00 Western Sydney Wanderers