Queensland battle: Fury vs Roar
North Queensland Fury and Brisbane Roar are separated by just one point on the table and the two teams meet in round 24 of the A-League.
A win for the home team will see them leapfrog their opponents but the highest position they can attain is seventh, just outside the finals places.
Similarly the highest position the Roar will get to if they win would be seventh and a loss could see either team anchor the table or be second from the bottom.
Fury has had better form over the last six matches collecting seven points whilst the Roar who have lost their last three matches have accumulated six points.
In their previous matches the Fury drew its home match whilst the Roar won the match at Suncorp.
So here is the stats for the two teams so far this season:
|Brisbane Roar||NQ Fury|
|Failed to score||5||6|
|Ave. goals scored||1.3||1.0|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.6||1.8|
|Biggest win||Newcastle Jets 0 - 3 Brisbane Roar|
Brisbane Roar 4 - 1 Wellington Phoenix
|Gold Coast 0 - 2 NQ Fury|
|Biggest loss||Gold Coast 5 - 1 Brisbane Roar||Gold Coast 5 - 0 NQ Fury|
|Score 3 or more||4||1|
|Concede 3 or more||6||7|
|Ave. goals scored||1.0||1.1|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.4||1.5|
|Ave. goals scored||1.7||1.0|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.9||2.0|