Melbourne City aim for their seventh straight win and look to maintain their perfect record over Western United when the two sides clash in the A-League on Thursday.
Western United vs Melbourne City Tips, Preview & Prediction
Western United vs Melbourne City free A-League tips, predictions and preview – City have won all five of their previous meetings with United…
Western United vs Melbourne City Tips
Western United vs Melbourne City Match Details
🇦🇺 Competition: A-League
🗓 Date: Thursday April 1
⏰ Time: 5.35pm AEDT
🏟 Stadium: AAMI Park
Western United vs Melbourne City Head to Head (last five matches)
- 16/1/21: City 2-1 United
- 26/8/20: City 2-0 United
- 19/8/20: United 1-3 City
- 3/1/20: City 3-2 United
- 27/10/19: United 1-2 City
Western United vs Melbourne City Preview & Prediction
Melbourne City have flown up the ladder over the last month and could potentially go top of the table with two games in hand when they face Western United on Thursday.
After a slow start to the season, City have well and truly hit top gear and come into this encounter on the back of a six-match winning streak.
City have won to nil in four of those victories (Wanderers 2-0, Victory 6-0, Macarthur 3-0 and Mariners 2-0), while they’ve also scored 20 goals in the process.
Former Socceroos striker Jamie Maclaren has banged in 12 goals in his last 10 matches to comfortably lead the Golden Boot leaderboard and he will be confident of finding the back of the next once more on Thursday night.
Meanwhile, Western United are struggling at the moment and head into this clash with three defeats from their last four outings.
United have been inconsistent all season and are languishing in 10th spot on the ladder following a 2-1 loss to Macarthur in their last game.
With just two goals from their last four games, United don’t appear as if they have enough firepower to stop a rampant City outfit.
City are flying high and after a 4-1 win over the Wanderers, I can see them prevailing in another high-scoring game for their seventh straight victory.
Western United vs Melbourne City Stats
- City are on a six-match winning streak
- City have scored 20 goals and kept four clean sheets in that span
- City have won all five of their previous games vs United
- United have lost three of their last four games