PREVIEW | Wanderers v Roar


Friday’s Western Sydney Wanderers v Brisbane Roar match LIVE from 7:30pm on SBS ONE and FOX Sports 1.

NRMA Insurance Western Sydney Wanderers host Brisbane Roar in a top of the table clash at Pirtek Stadium this Friday 7 February with kick-off at 7:30pm.

The biggest match of the Hyundai A-League season will be simulcast on all three SBS channels – SBS ONE, SBS 2 and SBS HD as well as FOX Sports 1 and FOX Sports HD this Friday.

The game will see the Wanderers look to close the gap at the top of the table and continue their outstanding record against the Roar with an 80% success rate over Brisbane, the best in the league.

Western Sydney-s confidence heading into the match will be further bolstered by their home form this season, picking up points in 13 of their last 14 home games, winning ten and drawing three.

The man to watch this weekend will be Shinji Ono, the Wanderers talisman having scored in all previous home meetings with the Roar will certainly be a threat up front while Ante Covic and his Red and Black back line have the upper hand on the league leaders, managing three clean sheets in the last five encounters.

Members are reminded to pack their Membership Card with them on their way to work in the morning so they can go straight to the match.

Off the field the precinct will feature an array of activities for fans with face paint available for those wishing to put the finishing touch on their best Wanderers get up.

The NRMA inflatable Skills Tester, penalty shootout and EA Sports FIFA competition will once again be set up for you to test yourself against friends, family and fellow Wanderers. Adding to the atmosphere before kick-off will be our Wanderers DJ and Primo Mascot, who as usual will be Wandering around for photos.

Gates open at 6pm so make sure you get down to the precinct early and make the most of the atmosphere before your Western Sydney Wanderers set out to continue their dominance over the Roar and take all three points in this top of the table match-up.