Bust out a pre-game stat for your family and friends ahead of this Sunday’s clash between Central Coast Mariners and Perth Glory at Gosford’s Central Coast Stadium.
Central Coast Mariners Squad vs. Perth Glory: 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), 14. Malick MANÉ, 15. Matt SIM, 18. Glen TRIFIRO, 21. Michael NEILL, 23. Isaka CERNAK, 25. Eddy BOSNAR, 26. KIM Seung-yong *two to be omitted*
Ins: 12. Liam REDDY (Gk) (returns from injury), 21. Michael NEILL (promoted), 23. Isaka CERNAK (promoted)
Outs: 30. Adam PEARCE (Gk) (omitted)
Unavailable: 6. Brent GRIFFITHS (injury – 4 weeks)
Perth Glory Squad vs. Central Coast Mariners: 1.Danny VUKOVIC (GK), 2.Jack CLISBY, 3.Brandon O’NEILL, 5.Rostyn GRIFFITHS, 6.Dino DJULBIC, 7.Youssouf HERSI, 9.Andy KEOGH, 10.Nebojsa MARINKOVIC, 11.Richard GARCIA, 13.Diogo FERREIRA, 15.Jamie MACLAREN, 17.Mitch NICHOLS, 18.Jack DUNCAN (GK), 19.Josh RISDON, 20.Daniel DE SILVA, 21.Scott JAMIESON, 22.Cameron EDWARDS 23.Michael THWAITE (C) *two to be omitted*
Ins: 3.Brandon O’NEILL (promoted), 18.Jack DUNCAN (GK) (promoted), 22.Cameron EDWARDS (promoted)
Outs: 30.Jordan THURTELL (omitted)
Unavailable: 8.Ruben ZADKOVICH (1 week back ), 16.Sidnei (2 weeks-calf)
- Central Coast Mariners have never lost at home to Perth Glory in the Hyundai A-League, winning 12 of their 14 meetings (including playoffs). However, the Mariners did draw with Glory after extra time in 2012 in the preliminary final – the Glory advanced to the Grand Final on penalties.
- In the 14 matches Mariners & Glory have played in Gosford, Perth have scored six times and never more than once in a game.
- The Mariners’ home defeat to Wellington Phoenix last time out ended a run of five consecutive wins on home soil (including playoffs).
- Glory have been victorious just once in their last nine away fixtures (D1 L7).
- Andy Keogh has scored six times in his first five games for Perth Glory, since joining the club (all competitions).
- Jamie Maclaren has scored with all three of his shots this season for Glory.
- Central Coast have conceded the fewest number of fouls this season, just 34.
- Liam Reddy has the best save percentage in the Hyundai A-League this campaign, saving 78% of the efforts against him.
- Six of Perth’s seven strikes this season have come after half-time.
Stats provided by Opta.
Central Coast Mariners vs. Perth Glory – Hyundai A-League 2014/15 Round 5click here to purchase tickets to the match
When: Sunday 9 November, 2014
Where: Central Coast Stadium, Gosford
Television: LIVE on FOX SPORTS
Twitter: @CCMariners #CCMvPER