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Let’s look at the head to head stats between each club, next up is Melbourne City.
The Sky Blues and City (previously Heart) first met in the Hyundai A-League in Round 16 of Season 2010/11, on November 27, 2010. Played at AAMI Park in Melbourne, there was nothing to split the sides as the match remained scoreless at 0-0.
In total, the two clubs have met 28 times across the Hyundai A-League, Finals Series and FFA Cup, with Sydney FC winning 12 games, drawing nine and losing seven of those encounters.
The Sky Blues have scored 41 goals against City, conceding 32 in the process, with the breakdown seeing 17 of those goals scored at home and the remainder away from home.
Former Sky Blue Bobô and current Sky Blue Kosta Barbarouses have scored the most goals against City, with Bobô scoring eight goals in six appearances, while Barbarouses has notched nine in 21 appearances across all competitions.
Matches against City are usually tight affairs, but have varied in score throughout the years, with the biggest winning margin for both teams in the fixture standing at 4-0.
Sydney FC’s largest win against City came in February 2018, with the Sky Blues’ triumphing 4-0 at AAMI Park courtesy of a brace to Bobô and strikes to Milos Ninkovic and Adrian Mierzejewski.
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Sydney FC v Melbourne City
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