Opta Data have pulled out some key facts ahead of the opening night of quarter final clashes in the 2017 Westfield FFA Cup.
HEIDELBERG UNITED V ADELAIDE UNITED
►This will be Heidelberg United’s fourth meeting with an A-League club at the FFA Cup, having earned one win and one draw (L1) from their previous fixtures.
►However, their last quarter final appearances ended in a 5-0 thumping to Melbourne City.
►No member federation team has ever scored a goal against an A-League team at the FFA Cup Quarter Final Stage.
SYDNEY FC V MELBOURNE CITY
►Sydney FC have conceded just one FFA Cup goal in the last 749 days [on matchday], keeping six clean sheets in that period.
►This will be the third meeting between these teams at the FFA Cup, with the spoils split at one win apiece including a 1-0 win to Melbourne City in last year’s final.
►Bobô has bagged five goals already from just two games this tournament, more than any other player. Only two players in FFA Cup history have scored more goals in a single campaign (Sergio Cirio, 6 in 2014/15; Aaron Mooy, 6 in 2015/16).