Melbourne Victory W recovers a 0-1 deficit to prevail over Adelaide United W 2-1. HIGHLIGHTS

ADELAIDE. Melbourne Victory W was capable to turn the tables against Adelaide United W to win 2-1.

Melbourne Victory W recovers a 0-1 deficit to prevail over Adelaide United W 2-1. HIGHLIGHTS

ADELAIDE. Melbourne Victory W was able to reverse the scoreline against Adelaide United W to win 2-1. It was Adelaide United W to strike first with an early goal of F. Worts at the 8′. Then it was a goal in the 51′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, K. Morrison gave the win to Melbourne Victory W in the 85′ minute. Melbourne Victory W made the most of its superior ball possession (58%).

The match was played at the Adelaide Shores Football Centre stadium in Adelaide on Saturday and it started at 3:30 pm local time. The referee was Rebecca Durcau who had the assistance of Avrol Beecham and Paula Orlandi. The 4th official was Daniel Cook. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot at 26.1 degrees Celsius or 78.89 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 40%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 42 Ball Possession 58
Shots
  • 3 Total 8
  • 1 On Target 2
  • 2 Off Target 6
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 65 Attack 93
  • 26 Dangerous attack 46
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 4 Corners 9
Fouls
  • 0 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 3

Ball possession

Melbourne Victory W had a superior ball possession 58% while Adelaide United W was struggling with a 42% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Melbourne Victory W had a more offensive attitude with 46 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 2 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Melbourne Victory W won the match.​

Adelaide United W shot 3 times, 1 on target, 2 off target. Regarding the opposition, Melbourne Victory W shot 8 times, 2 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

Adelaide United W didn’t receive any yellow card. Talking about the opposition, Melbourne Victory W received 1 yellow card (N. Tathem).

Match Timeline

Fiona Worts(goal)
8'
51'
Alexandra Chidiac(goal)B. Goad
Emily Hodgson- sub ->I. Hodgson
53'
Meisha Westland- sub ->Xiao Yuyi
55'
62'
Rikke Madsen- sub ->P. Zois
78'
Lia Privitelli- sub ->M. Markovski
85'
K. Morrison(goal)
87'
Natalie Tathem- Yellow
Katie Bowler- sub ->M. Barbieri
89'
Sasha Coorey- sub ->P. Hayward
89'
90'
Amy Jackson- sub ->A. Chidiac

Standings

After this contest, Adelaide United W will stay with 13 points to remain in the 5th place. On the opposite side, Melbourne Victory W will have 18 points like Sydney W to hold in the 4th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the W-League, Adelaide United W will play away with Sydney W on the 25th of March with a 5-2 head to head stats in favor of Sydney W (0 draws).

Melbourne Victory W will play away agasint Wellington Phoenix W on the 31st of March with a 2-0 head to head record in favor of Melbourne Victory W (0 draws).

Adelaide United W – Formation

Adelaide United W
G
Annalee Grove 1.Australia
D
Maruschka Waldus 19.Netherlands
D
Jenna McCormick 6.Australia
M
Melindaj Barbieri 7.Australia
89'
M
Nanako Sasaki 12.Japan
M
Emilia Murray 22.Australia
M
Chelsie Dawber 10.Australia
F
Isabel Hodgson 11.Australia
53'
F
Paige Hayward 9.Australia
89'
F
Xiao Yuyi 21.China PR
55'
F
Fiona Worts 23.England
Goals8'
Substitutes
G
Jenna Farrow 20.Australia
D
Emily Hodgson 2.Australia
53'
D
Meisha Westland 14.Australia
55'
M
Katie Bowler 15.Australia
89'
M
Sasha Coorey 18.Australia
89'

The manager Adrian Stena decided to play with the following team: Annalee Grove, Maruschka Waldus, Jenna McCormick, Isabel Hodgson, Melindaj Barbieri, Paige Hayward, Nanako Sasaki, Emilia Murray, Yuyi Xiao, Chelsie Dawber and Fiona Worts.

The home team had on the bench: Emily Hodgson, Meisha Westland, Katie Bowler, Jenna Farrow and Sasha Coorey.

Substitutions

Adelaide United W made 4 changes: I. Hodgson for E. Hodgson (53′), Xiao Yuyi for M. Westland (55′), M. Barbieri for K. Bowler (89′) and P. Hayward for S. Coorey (89′).

Melbourne Victory W – Formation

Melbourne Victory W
D
Elise Kellond-Knight 21.Australia
D
Beattie Goad 6.Australia
D
C. Bunge 3.New Zealand
D
Jessika Jayne Nash 5.Australia
D
K. Morrison 18.USA
Goals85'
M
Tiffany Eliadis 2.Australia
M
Alexandra Chidiac 10.Australia
90' Goals51'
M
Natalie Tathem 11.Australia
87'
M
Paige Zois 16.Australia
62'
F
Maja Markovski 17.Australia
78'
Substitutes
M
Alana Murphy 8.Australia
M
Sarah Rowe 13.Republic of Ireland
M
Amy Jackson 15.Australia
90'
F
Rikke Madsen 25.Denmark
62'
F
Lia Privitelli 19.Australia
78'

Jeffrey Hopkins played with: Miranda Elizabeth Templeman, Elise Kellond-Knight, Beattie Goad, Claudia Bunge, J. Nash, Kayla Morrison, T. Eliadis, Alexandra Chidiac, Natalie Tathem, Paige Zois and Maja Markovski.

The following players were sitting on the bench: Alana Murphy, Sarah Rowe, Rikke Madsen, Lia Privitelli and Amy Jackson.

Substitutions

Melbourne Victory W made 3 changes: P. Zois for R. Madsen (62′), M. Markovski for L. Privitelli (78′) and A. Chidiac for A. Jackson (90′).

Results of the day

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