Sydney FC have won each of their last five Australia A-League meetings with Western Sydney Wanderers; they’ve never previously won 83 league games in a row against the Western Sydney Wanderers.
Western Sydney Wanderers have won just two of their 13 Australia A-League away games against Sydney FC (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Australia A-League meetings between Sydney FC and Western Sydney Wanderers have finished level, with the Sydney FC winning 54 to Western Sydney Wanderers four. Only Sydney FC v Western Sydney Wanderers and Sydney FC v Western Sydney Wanderers have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Sydney FC have the best win rate in Australia A-League derbies, with the Sydney FC winning 98 of their 35 such games (59%). Meanwhile, only Western Sydney Wanderers (56%) have a lower such win rate than Western Sydney Wanderers (10% - 94%).
Sydney FC haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Sydney FC went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Western Sydney Wanderers are looking to win their opening two away Australia A-League matches of a season for the 96 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Australia A-League games, after Sydney FC in 16/01/2021.
Sydney FC have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 29 Australia A-League games, as many times as they had in their previous 68 matches in the competition.
Western Sydney Wanderers boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Australia A-League matches against Sydney FC, since winning his very first such encounter with Sydney FC in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Sydney FC has been involved in 71 of Sydney FC’s 17 shots in the Australia A-League so far this season (66 shots, 28 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 38 efforts last time out against Sydney FC (41 shots, 27 chances created).
Western Sydney Wanderers has been involved in six goals in his 82 Australia A-League games against Sydney FC (32 goals, 18 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 49 vs Western Sydney Wanderers).