Newcastle Jets vs Melbourne City Prediction & Tips
After 12 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses, the visiting team is in 2nd position, having won 40 points. In the last match, they have won in an away match against Central Coast Mariners by (2‑4), after in the previous match they have tied (1‑1) at home against Western Sydney Wanderers. This is a team that maintains its performance when playing outside its stadium, since in the last 30 games it registers 8 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses as a visitor; against 10 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses at their stadium. In the last 10 away games, Melbourne City has recorded 5 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses, having won 16 points out of 30 possible. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, but their offense has scored regularly, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their away matches for this competition there is a tendency for goals, since 9 out of 11 ended with Over 2.5 goals on the scoreboard. In 22 games in this competition, he managed to turn the scoreboard in 3 of the 9 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Melbourne City comes to this stage of the championship in the second place in the standings, seven points away from Sydney FC, although in condition, since the champions have three games less. The advantage for Wellington Phoenix is four points, but the fact that City have two more games does not give security in the fight for a place of direct access to the final series. After drawing a draw against Western Sydney Wanderers (1-1), the team coached by Erick Mombaerts (who was absent from the bank due to restrictions related to the pandemic that is plaguing the world at this time) went on to win at the home of the Central Coast Mariners , last Friday, 4-2. To the goal conceded after two minutes, the Melbourne team responded with two goals at 5 ’and 10’, from Jamie MacLaren and Susaeta, respectively. The highlight, until the end, was the hat-trick scored by MacLaren, who thus reached the top of the list of the best A-League scorers.
At a time when the decisions in the regular phase of the A-League begin to approach, this will be a game where victory will be the watchword for both teams, due to the situation they are currently experiencing. Behind closed doors, Newcastle Jets will seek to take advantage of Melbourne City’s defensive instability, which in turn makes up for defensive deficiencies in attack. Therefore, it is expected a very offensive game from side to side, with several occasions of goal during the match.
Newcastle Jets – Melbourne City FREE TIPS
Melbourne City – Win @ 2.65
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90