Melbourne City 4/7 to beat Brisbane Roar in Friday’s A-League matchup
Market: Melbourne City win
Odds: 4/7 @ Bet 365
Looking to continue their remarkable run of form, Melbourne City will welcome strugglers Brisbane Roar to AAMI Park on Friday morning.
Starting with the hosts, while they may have struggled with their consistency at the start of the new A-League campaign, Melbourne City are enjoying a very bright run of form. In their 11 league matches this season, the Blues have won six, drawn two and lost three, scoring 15 and conceding just 10 in return. Entering the New Year Melbourne City currently hold the best defensive record in the division. With a points tally of 20, another victory on Friday could see them climb as high as second in the A-League table. As for their recent run of results, Melbourne are unbeaten in their last four, winning three of those outings.
As for the visitors, drastically struggling with their form this season, Brisbane knows they’re in a battle to avoid picking up the wooden spoon. In their 12 A-League matches this season, they have won just once, drawing four and losing seven, scoring 15 and conceding 25 in return. The Roar also hold the second worst defensive record in Australia’s top-flight. With a points tally of just seven, the Oranges sit way down in ninth position. As for their recent run of form, Brisbane have now lost four of their last five and have also failed to pick up an away win this season.
Bet: Melbourne City 4/7 to beat Brisbane Roar in Friday’s A-League matchup @ Bet 365