A-League

  • Lachlan Wales 61’
  • Besart Berisha 66’
  • 12’ Craig Noone
0 Half Time 1
01/04/2021
Round 15
AAMI Park
Attendance 6,104

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
    • 0'
      This match has been postponed to play at a later date.
    • 0'
      Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
    • 0'
      First Half begins.
    • 1'
      Foul by Rostyn Griffiths (Melbourne City FC).
    • 1'
      Iker Guarrotxena (Western United FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 2'
      Attempt missed. Andrew Nabbout (Melbourne City FC) left footed shot from outside the box.
    • 6'
      Connor Metcalfe (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 6'
      Foul by Andrew Durante (Western United FC).
    • 10'
      Attempt saved. Craig Noone (Melbourne City FC) left footed shot from outside the box is saved.
    • 11'
      Goal! Western United FC 0, Melbourne City FC 1. Craig Noone (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jamie Maclaren.
    • 12'
      G Craig Noone Assist Jamie Maclaren
    • 13'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Tomislav Uskok.
    • 14'
      Attempt missed. Connor Metcalfe (Melbourne City FC) left footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left following a corner.
    • 17'
      Foul by Rostyn Griffiths (Melbourne City FC).
    • 17'
      Lachlan Wales (Western United FC) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 19'
      Craig Noone (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 19'
      Foul by Tomoki Imai (Western United FC).
    • 19'
      Foul by Rostyn Griffiths (Melbourne City FC).
    • 19'
      Lachlan Wales (Western United FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 21'
      Offside, Melbourne City FC. Curtis Good tries a through ball, but Jamie Maclaren is caught offside.
    • 23'
      Attempt saved. Luke Duzel (Western United FC) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.
    • 24'
      Attempt missed. Andrew Nabbout (Melbourne City FC) left footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Nathaniel Atkinson.
    • 27'
      Foul by Jamie Maclaren (Melbourne City FC).
    • 27'
      Besart Berisha (Western United FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 28'
      Attempt saved. Iker Guarrotxena (Western United FC) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
    • 28'
      Corner, Western United FC. Conceded by Tom Glover.
    • 28'
      Attempt saved. Steven Lustica (Western United FC) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.
    • 32'
      Hand ball by Craig Noone (Melbourne City FC).
    • 33'
      Foul by Rostyn Griffiths (Melbourne City FC).
    • 33'
      Lachlan Wales (Western United FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 33'
      Rostyn Griffiths (Melbourne City FC) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 34'
      YC Rostyn Griffiths
    • 35'
      Attempt saved. Andrew Nabbout (Melbourne City FC) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Craig Noone with a cross.
    • 39'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Connor Pain.
    • 39'
      Attempt missed. Curtis Good (Melbourne City FC) header from the centre of the box misses to the right.
    • 41'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Tomoki Imai.
    • 42'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Andrew Durante.
    • 44'
      Attempt saved. Jamie Maclaren (Melbourne City FC) header from very close range is saved.
    • 45'
      First Half ends, Western United FC 0, Melbourne City FC 1.
    • HALF TIME
    • 45'
      Second Half begins Western United FC 0, Melbourne City FC 1.
    • 45'
      Attempt missed. Andrew Nabbout (Melbourne City FC) header from very close range is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Ben Garuccio with a cross.
    • 45'
      Foul by Iker Guarrotxena (Western United FC).
    • 45'
      Andrew Nabbout (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 46'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Tomoki Imai.
    • 47'
      Foul by Steven Lustica (Western United FC).
    • 47'
      Ben Garuccio (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 48'
      Foul by Iker Guarrotxena (Western United FC).
    • 48'
      Nathaniel Atkinson (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 50'
      Attempt missed. Connor Metcalfe (Melbourne City FC) header from very close range.
    • 53'
      VAR Decision: No Penalty Western United FC.
    • 56'
      Attempt missed. Rostyn Griffiths (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from outside the box.
    • 56'
      Substitution, Western United FC. Brendan Hamill replaces Andrew Durante.
    • 56'
      Substitution, Western United FC. Alessandro Diamanti replaces Steven Lustica.
    • 57'
      SI Brendan Hamill SO Andrew Durante
    • 57'
      SI Alessandro Diamanti SO Steven Lustica
    • 57'
      Alessandro Diamanti (Western United FC) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 57'
      Foul by Ben Garuccio (Melbourne City FC).
    • 57'
      Ben Garuccio (Melbourne City FC) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 58'
      YC Ben Garuccio
    • 59'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Tomoki Imai.
    • 60'
      Goal! Western United FC 1, Melbourne City FC 1. Lachlan Wales (Western United FC) header from very close range to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Besart Berisha.
    • 61'
      G Lachlan Wales Assist Besart Berisha
    • 61'
      Foul by Luke Duzel (Western United FC).
    • 61'
      Nathaniel Atkinson (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 61'
      Iker Guarrotxena (Western United FC) is shown the yellow card.
    • 62'
      YC Iker Guarrotxena
    • 62'
      Attempt missed. Andrew Nabbout (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right.
    • 63'
      Attempt missed. Besart Berisha (Western United FC) header from very close range is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Connor Pain with a cross.
    • 65'
      Goal! Western United FC 2, Melbourne City FC 1. Besart Berisha (Western United FC) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Lachlan Wales with a cross following a fast break.
    • 66'
      G Besart Berisha Assist Lachlan Wales
    • 68'
      Attempt blocked. Ben Garuccio (Melbourne City FC) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Nathaniel Atkinson.
    • 68'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Dylan Pierias.
    • 68'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Iker Guarrotxena.
    • 68'
      Attempt blocked. Nathaniel Atkinson (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Florin Berenguer.
    • 69'
      Attempt missed. Ben Garuccio (Melbourne City FC) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Florin Berenguer following a corner.
    • 70'
      Attempt saved. Craig Noone (Melbourne City FC) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Nathaniel Atkinson.
    • 70'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Ryan Scott.
    • 71'
      Foul by Lachlan Wales (Western United FC).
    • 71'
      Nathaniel Atkinson (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 71'
      Attempt blocked. Connor Metcalfe (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Craig Noone.
    • 71'
      Attempt missed. Curtis Good (Melbourne City FC) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Florin Berenguer with a cross following a corner.
    • 75'
      Substitution, Melbourne City FC. Adrián Luna replaces Florin Berenguer.
    • 76'
      SI Adrián Luna SO Florin Berenguer
    • 76'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Connor Pain.
    • 76'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Connor Pain.
    • 76'
      Attempt missed. Rostyn Griffiths (Melbourne City FC) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Curtis Good following a corner.
    • 77'
      Attempt blocked. Ben Garuccio (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Craig Noone.
    • 77'
      Foul by Tomoki Imai (Western United FC).
    • 77'
      Andrew Nabbout (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 79'
      Attempt saved. Adrián Luna (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
    • 79'
      Substitution, Western United FC. Kaine Sheppard replaces Besart Berisha.
    • 79'
      Substitution, Western United FC. Ivan Vujica replaces Connor Pain.
    • 80'
      SI Kaine Sheppard SO Besart Berisha
    • 80'
      SI Ivan Vujica SO Connor Pain
    • 80'
      Attempt missed. Craig Noone (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.
    • 82'
      Attempt saved. Alessandro Diamanti (Western United FC) left footed shot from more than 35 yards is saved.
    • 84'
      Attempt missed. Rostyn Griffiths (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Andrew Nabbout.
    • 85'
      Attempt blocked. Nathaniel Atkinson (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
    • 85'
      Foul by Kaine Sheppard (Western United FC).
    • 85'
      Nuno Reis (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 86'
      Attempt missed. Jamie Maclaren (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from very close range is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Nathaniel Atkinson.
    • 88'
      Dylan Pierias (Western United FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 88'
      Foul by Curtis Good (Melbourne City FC).
    • 89'
      Substitution, Western United FC. Jerry Skotadis replaces Lachlan Wales.
    • 90'
      SI Jerry Skotadis SO Lachlan Wales
    • 90'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Luke Duzel.
    • 90'
      Match ends, Western United FC 2, Melbourne City FC 1.
    • 91'
      Attempt missed. Rostyn Griffiths (Melbourne City FC) header from the centre of the box misses to the right following a corner.
    • 91'
      Attempt saved. Jamie Maclaren (Melbourne City FC) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
    • 91'
      Attempt saved. Iker Guarrotxena (Western United FC) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Kaine Sheppard.
    • 92'
      Attempt saved. Luke Duzel (Western United FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
    • 92'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Luke Duzel.
    • 93'
      Foul by Nuno Reis (Melbourne City FC).
    • 94'
      Iker Guarrotxena (Western United FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 95'
      Foul by Tomoki Imai (Western United FC).
    • 95'
      Craig Noone (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 97'
      Attempt blocked. Craig Noone (Melbourne City FC) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ben Garuccio.
    • 98'
      Second Half ends, Western United FC 2, Melbourne City FC 1.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    3-4-3
    ACTIVE
    4-2-3-1
    Goalkeeper
    australia
    Ryan Scott
    30
    Defender
    australia
    Brendan Hamill
    3
    57'Substituted
    Defender
    australia
    Dylan Pierias
    5
    Defender
    japan
    Tomoki Imai
    6
    Defender
    croatia
    Ivan Vujica
    13
    80'Substituted
    Defender
    australia
    Tomislav Uskok
    22
    Midfielder
    italy
    Alessandro Diamanti
    23
    Captain
    57'Substituted
    Midfielder
    australia
    Luke Duzel
    25
    Midfielder
    australia
    Jerry Skotadis
    27
    90'Substituted
    Attacker
    australia
    Kaine Sheppard
    9
    80'Substituted
    Attacker
    spain
    Iker Guarrotxena
    34
    Goalkeeper
    australia
    Tom Glover
    1
    Defender
    portugal
    Nuno Reis
    4
    Defender
    australia
    Ben Garuccio
    19
    Defender
    australia
    Curtis Good
    22
    Midfielder
    australia
    Rostyn Griffiths
    7
    Midfielder
    australia
    Nathaniel Atkinson
    13
    Midfielder
    australia
    Connor Metcalfe
    18
    Midfielder
    uruguay
    Adrián Luna
    20
    76'Substituted
    Attacker
    australia
    Jamie Maclaren
    9
    Attacker
    england
    Craig Noone
    11
    Attacker
    australia
    Andrew Nabbout
    15

    SUBSTITUTES

    Goalkeeper
    poland
    Filip Kurto
    1
    Defender
    australia
    Aaron Calver
    2
    Defender
    new zealand
    Andrew Durante
    4
    57'Substituted
    Midfielder
    australia
    Steven Lustica
    10
    57'Substituted
    Attacker
    kosovo
    Besart Berisha
    7
    80'Substituted
    Attacker
    australia
    Lachlan Wales
    8
    90'Substituted
    Attacker
    australia
    Connor Pain
    11
    80'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    australia
    Matthew Sutton
    33
    Defender
    australia
    Scott Galloway
    2
    Midfielder
    france
    Florin Berenguer
    10
    76'Substituted
    Midfielder
    australia
    Taras Gomulka
    16
    Midfielder
    australia
    Stefan Colakovski
    17
    Attacker
    japan
    Naoki Tsubaki
    14
    Attacker
    australia
    Marco Tilio
    23

    MANAGERS

    australia
    Mark Rudan
    australia
    Víctor Laguardia

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 45% 55%
    Effective Chances 7 21
    Shots on Target 7 7
    Turnovers 25 16

    POSSESSION

    Passes 408 504
    Passing Accuracy 80% 84%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 73% 78%
    Crosses 10 25
    Crossing accuracy 30% 24%

    ATTACK

    Shots 30 24
    Shots outside the box 5 6
    Shots inside the box 4 21
    Shooting accuracy 78% 26%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 16 23
    Effective Tackles 69% 48%
    Blocked Shots 1 6
    Clearances 29 1
    Saves 5 6

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 10 9
    Yellow Cards 1 2
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 0 1

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