Brisbane have shown recent signs of a turnaround, but this week they host a Wellington Phoenix side on a long and impressive unbeaten streak. We take a look at Saturday’s (18/1/2020) A-League 2020 Round 15 match is between Brisbane Roar and Wellington Phoenix.
When: Saturday 18th January, 5:00PM
Where: Suncorp Stadium
Bet: Bet On This Match HERE
The Roar have recorded draws with Newcastle and Melbourne City either side of an away win over Wanderers in their last three. Brad Inman scored the winner against WSW and both goals in the draw with City; the Roar’s attack is starting to produce the goods after the scored just 10 goals in their first 10 games.
The Phoenix have stormed to fourth courtesy of a 10-game unbeaten run. They have won their last three against Western United (3-1), Central Coast (2-1) and Western Sydney (2-0). Ulises Davila has filled the void left by prolific goal-scorer Roy Krishna, finding the back of the net nine times this season.
The home team is unbeaten in these teams’ last eight games. The Phoenix boast just one away win (in 2017) in 18 attempts against the Roar. Wellington grabbed a solid 2-1 home victory over Brisbane in Week 7.
The Phoenix’s Brisbane hoodoo is seemingly the only factor counting against them in this clash.
Tip: Brisbane Roar at $2.70
Correct Score: Brisbane Roar 2-1 at $9.50
*Odds correct at time of posting. Subject to change