• Melbourne Victory have failed to win any of their last eight A-League games against Brisbane Roar (D4 L4).
  • Despite their recent poor form against Roar, against no other side have Victory won more A-League games than versus Brisbane (10).
  • Melbourne Victory have failed to win their opening two games this season (D2). Last season they lost their opening two games, but won their third.
  • Brisbane Roar have scored six goals in their two A-League games so far this season and are the top scoring side in the competition.
  • Roar have also attempted more shots at goal than any other A-League side this season (26), with Ivan Franjic (8) attempting more than any other player.
  • Brisbane have also managed the highest average possession figure in the A-League so far in 2013-14 (59%).
  • Melbourne Victory have allowed just 19 shots at goal five shots on target in the A-League this season; both fewer than any other side.
  • As was the case in 2012-13, Thomas Broich currently leads the chances created charts with eight in the A-League this season so far.