Western United W prevails over Brisbane Roar W 2-0 on Saturday. HIGHLIGHTS

MELBOURNE. Western United W beats Brisbane Roar W with a 2-0 win with a goal from H. Keane (45') and a goal from T. Vlajnić (56').

Western United W prevails over Brisbane Roar W 2-0 on Saturday. HIGHLIGHTS

MELBOURNE. Western United W conquers Brisbane Roar W with a 2-0 win with a goal from H. Keane (45′) and a goal from T. Vlajnić (56′). Western United W capitalized on its better ball possession (56%).

The match was played at the AAMI Park stadium in Melbourne on Saturday and it started at 2:20 pm local time. The referee was Georgia Ghirardello assisted by Danielle Anderson and Claire Green. The 4th official was Caitlin Williams. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 17.6 degrees Celsius or 63.66 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 89%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 56 Ball Possession 44
Shots
  • 10 Total 13
  • 3 On Target 5
  • 7 Off Target 8
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 68 Attack 71
  • 32 Dangerous attack 37
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 6 Corners 7
Fouls
  • 2 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 3

Ball possession

Western United W was in firm control of the ball 56% while Brisbane Roar W was struggling with a 44% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Brisbane Roar W was more pushing with 37 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 5 were on target. Nevertheless, Western United W found a way to find the solution to win this match.​

Western United W shot 10 times, 3 on target, 7 off target. Regarding the opposition, Brisbane Roar W shot 13 times, 5 on target, 8 off target.

Cards

Western United W received 2 yellow cards (A. Medwin and M. Taranto). Regarding the opposition, Brisbane Roar W received 1 yellow card (T. Levin).

Match Timeline

Aimee Medwin- Yellow
12'
Hannah Keane(goal)
45'
Angela Beard- sub ->S. Papadopoulos
54'
Tyla-Jay Vlajnic(goal)
56'
64'
Tamar Levin- sub ->I. Riley
Kahli Mary Johnson- sub ->T. Vlajnić
67'
Melissa Taranto- Yellow
68'
Jaclyn Sawicki- sub ->E. Robers
83'
Danielle Steer- sub ->H. Keane
83'
84'
Tamar Levin- Yellow
86'
Zara Kruger- sub ->H. Palmer
88'
Holly McQueen- sub ->J. Rasschaert

Standings

After playing this match, Western United W will have 24 points to remain in the 1st place. Talking about the opposition, Brisbane Roar W will stay with 11 points like Canberra United W to hold in the 7th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the W-League, Western United W will host Western Sydney Wanderers W on the 1st of April with a 1-0 head to head in favor of Western Sydney Wanderers W (0 draws).

Brisbane Roar W will host Perth Glory W on the 1st of April with a 3-1 head to head record in favor of Perth Glory W (1 draw).

Western United W – Formation

Western United W
D
Tyla-Jay Vlajnic 19.Australia
67' Goals56'
D
Aimee Medwin 5.Australia
12'
D
Sydney Cummings 20.Guyana
M
Melissa Taranto 16.Australia
68'
M
Adriana Taranto 15.Australia
M
Emma Robersc 11.Australia
83'
M
Alana Cerne 22.Australia
M
Stacey Papadopoulos 2.Australia
54'
F
Hannah Keane 9.USA
83' Goals45'
Substitutes
G
Alyssa Dall'Oste 1.Australia
D
Angela Beard 23.Australia
54'
M
Jaclyn Sawicki 4.Canada
83'
F
Danielle Steer 13.Australia
83'
F
Kahli Mary Johnson 10.Australia
67'

The manager Mark Torcaso decided to play with the following team: Hillary Elizabeth Beall, Tyla-Jay Vlajnic, Aimee Medwin, Sydney Cummings, Melissa Taranto, Adriana Taranto, Emma Robersc, Alana Cerne, Stacey Papadopoulos, Jessica McDonald and Hannah Keane.

The home team had on the bench: Danielle Steer, Jaclyn Katrina Sawicki, Alyssa Dall’Oste, Kahli Mary Johnson and Angela Beard.

Western United W could not rely on the presence of A. Beard (injured).

Substitutions

Western United W made 4 changes: S. Papadopoulos for A. Beard (54′), T. Vlajnić for K. Johnson (67′), E. Robers for J. Sawicki (83′) and H. Keane for D. Steer (83′).

Brisbane Roar W – Formation

Brisbane Roar W
G
D
Talitha Kramer 17.Australia
D
Kajsa Lind 23.Sweden
D
Jamilla Rankin 5.Australia
D
Jessie Rasschaert 3.Australia
88'
M
Katrina Gorry 10.Australia
M
Ayesha Norrie 7.Australia
M
Hollie Palmer 19.Australia
86'
F
Larissa Crummer 9.Australia
F
S. Conn­ors 12.USA
F
Indiah-Paige Riley 27.Australia
64'
Substitutes
G
Isabella Shuttleworth 1.Australia
D
Tamar Levin 13.Australia
64' 84'
D
Holly McQueen 6.Australia
88'
M
Margot Robinne 78.France
M
Zara Kruger 16.Australia
86'

Garrath McPherson played with: Hensley Hancuff, Talitha Kramer, Kajsa Lind, Jamilla Sofia Rankin, Jessie Rasschaert, Katrina Gorry, Ayesha Norrie, Hollie Palmer, Larissa Crummer, Shea Conn­ors and Indiah-Paige Riley.

These were the players on the bench: M. Robinne, Zara Kruger, Tamar Levin, Holly McQueen and Isabella Shuttleworth.

Brisbane Roar W could not rely on the presence of H. McQueen (injured).

Substitutions

Brisbane Roar W made 3 changes: I. Riley for T. Levin (64′), H. Palmer for Z. Kruger (86′) and J. Rasschaert for H. McQueen (88′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the W-League.​