Bust out a pre-game stat for your family and friends ahead of this Sunday’s clash between Central Coast Mariners and Adelaide United at Gosford’s Central Coast Stadium.
- Central Coast Mariners have won 10 of their last 12 Hyundai A-League clashes (incl. play-offs) against Adelaide United, losing the other two.
- Adelaide United have won their last two Hyundai A-League matches (excl. play-offs) against the Mariners; they’ve never won three in a row.
- Fabio Ferreira has scored in his last two league appearances (excl. play-offs) versus Central Coast Mariners.
- Liam Reddy has made more saves than any other goalkeeper so far this season (24).
- Adelaide have averaged the most shots per game (11.2) in the Hyundai A-League this campaign.
- 14 points from six games is Adelaide’s joint-best start to an Hyundai A-League campaign alongside 2010/11 and 2005/06. In both of those campaigns the Reds failed to win their seventh fixture.
- Central Coast Mariners have the best passing accuracy in the Hyundai A-League this season (83.3%).
Stats provided by Opta
Central Coast Mariners Squad vs. Adelaide United: 1. Matt NASH (Gk), 2. Storm ROUX, 3. Josh ROSE, 4. Jacob POSCOLIERO, 5. Zac ANDERSON, 7. John HUTCHINSON (C), 8. Nick MONTGOMERY, 9. Mitchell DUKE, 10. Anthony CACERES, 11. Nick FITZGERALD, 12. Liam REDDY (Gk), 15. Matt SIM, 17. Richard VERNES, 18. Glen TRIFIRO, 21. Michael NEILL, 23. Isaka CERNAK, 25. Eddy BOSNAR, 26. KIM Seung-yong *two to be omitted*
Ins: 2. Storm ROUX (returns from international duty), 26. KIM Seung-yong (promoted)
Unavailable: 6. Brent GRIFFITHS (injury – indefinite), 19. Matt SIMON (injury – 2 weeks)
Adelaide united Squad vs. Central Coast Mariners: 1.Eugene GALEKOVIC (c) (GK), 2.Michael MARRONE, 3.Nigel BOOGAARD, 4.Dylan McGOWAN, 5.Osama MALIK, 7.Pablo SÁNCHEZ, 8.ISAÍAS, 9.Sergio CIRIO, 10.Marcelo CARRUSCA, 14.Cameron WATSON, 16.Craig GOODWIN, 17.Awer MABIL, 18.Jimmy JEGGO, 20.Paul IZZO (GK), 21.Tarek ELRICH, 22.Fabio FERREIRA, 24.Bruce KAMAU, 32.Nathan KOSTANDOPOULOS *two to be omitted*
Ins: 14.Cameron WATSON (promoted), 32.Nathan KOSTANDOPOULOS (promoted)
Unavailable: 11.Bruce DJITE (quad – 1 week), 15.Ben WARLAND (ankle – 1-2 weeks), 23.Jordan ELSEY (knee – indefinite)
Central Coast Mariners vs. Adelaide United - Hyundai A-League 2014/15 Round 7
When: Sunday 23 November 2014
Where: Central Coast Stadium, Gosford
Tickets: Pre-purchase here (discount window from Monday 17 (9:00am) - Friday 21 November (5:00pm))
Twitter: @CCMariners #CCMvADL