Interesting Sydney FC Australia Cup Stats

We clash with Central Coast Mariners tomorrow at 4pm in our first Australia Cup match of the season at Leichhardt Oval.

It’s a Round of 32 clash so we thought we’d bring you a few overall stats from our Australia Cup / FFA Cup history and a few related to this particular round and venue.

Members can secure a free pass to tomorrow’s game by using their Member number and first name [12345Smith] as the password at Ticketek. Otherwise it’s a flat $10* entry fee if tickets are purchased in advance and $15* at the gate.


Australia Cup (FFA Cup) – Total Stats

Played – 21

Won – 16

Drawn – 0

Lost – 5

Goals For – 55

Goals Against – 19

Corey Gameiro and Ali Abbas (2) got on the scoresheet in Sydney FC’s first ever FFA Cup tie in the Round of 32 in 2014

Round of 32 Matches Played

2014/15 – Melbourne City 1-3 Sydney FC (AET) – Ballarat

2015/16 – Sorrento 0-2 Sydney FC

2016/17 – Wollongong Wolves 0-3 Sydney FC

2017/18 – Darwin Rovers 0-8 Sydney FC

2018/19 – Rockdale City Suns 2-4 Sydney FC

2019/20 – Sydney FC 0-2 Brisbane Roar

2020/21 – No competition

2021/22 – Sydney Olympic 2-4 Sydney FC

Stats – Round Of 32

Played – 7

Won – 6

Drawn – 0

Lost – 1

Goals For – 24

Goals Against – 7

Two Games at Leichhardt Oval

2017/18 – Sydney FC 2-0 Melbourne City – Quarter Final (Goals: Bujis 7’, Brosque 51’)

2019/20 – Sydney FC 0-2 Brisbane Roar – Round of 32

Check out this quarter final free-kick against Melbourne City at Leichhardt Oval from Sydney FC star Jordi Buijs in the 2017 competition which we went on to win.

One Game Against Central Coast Mariners in Australia Cup History

2021-22 – Sydney FC 0-1 Central Coast Mariners – Semi-Final

Interesting Round Of 32 Sydney FC Facts:-

Current attacker Max Burgess scored his maiden goal in professional football for Sydney FC away to Sorrento in the 2015 competition.

Ex-defender Ben Warland scored the only goal of his career in the 4-2 Round of 32 win over Rockdale City Suns in the 2018 competition.

Former goalkeeper Alex Cisak played the only game of his Sydney FC coming on for the final three minutes in the same game.

Ben Warland scoring his only goal for Sydney FC in the Round of 32 against Rockdale City Suns in 2018.

The match also pitted current Sydney FC Assistant Coach Paul Reid against Sydney FC’s Steve Corica in the coaching box with Reid as Head Coach of Rockdale City Suns.

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