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Let’s look at the head to head stats between each club, next up is Melbourne Victory.
The Sky Blues and Melbourne first met in the Hyundai A-League in Round 6 of Season 2005/06, on October 1, 2005. Played in Perth, it was Sky Blue marquee Dwight Yorke stealing the headlines as his second half strike combined with Sasho Petrovski’s effort earned Sydney FC a 2-1 win.
In total, the two clubs have met 46 times across the Hyundai A-League, Finals Series and FFA Cup, with Sydney FC winning 27 games, drawing 10 and losing nine of those encounters.
The Sky Blues have scored 86 goals against Perth, conceding 47 in the process, with the breakdown seeing 46 of those goals scored at home and the remainder away from home.
Former Sky Blues’ Bobô and Alex Brosque have scored the most goals against the West Australians, finding the back of the net nine times and eight times respectively, while current Sky Blue Kosta Barbarouses has notched six goals against the club.
Matches against Perth range from tight and thrilling affairs to one sided encounters, with the biggest win for the Sky Blues recorded in 2017 as they put six goals beyond the Glory at Allianz Stadium.
Head to Head:
Sydney FC v Perth Glory
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