Queensland battle : Roar vs Fury
Round 19 of the A-League has matches in different weeks and between other rounds and the first match of this unique round will be the Queensland battle between Brisbane Roar and North Queensland Fury.
In the previous round the Roar suffered a defeat on the hands of Adelaide United.
In that same round the Fury got an all important win over Perth Glory to make sure they avoided sitting at the bottom of the ladder again.
The Fury lie in eighth place just above the Roar and the two teams are separated by a single point.
Whichever team wins this battle will move closer to the finals places as a win for the Fury will land them in sixth position.
A draw will suit neither team but as the away team it could be good enough for the Fury. Their only match ended in a draw.
So here is the rest of the stats so far:
|Brisbane Roar||NQ Fury|
|Failed to score||4||4|
|Ave. goals scored||1.3||1.1|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.4||1.8|
|Biggest win||Newcastle Jets 0 - 3 Brisbane Roar|
Brisbane Roar 4 - 1 Wellington Phoenix
|Gold Coast 0 - 2 NQ Fury|
|Biggest loss||Brisbane Roar 0 - 3 Central Coast Mariners||Gold Coast 5 - 0 NQ Fury|
|Score 3 or more||3||1|
|Concede 3 or more||4||5|
|Ave. goals scored||1.0||1.1|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.5||1.7|
|Ave. goals scored||1.7||1.1|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.3||1.9|