The round-16 of A-League is all set to kick off on 21st December 2017 when Brisbane Roar and Perth Glory to take on each other at Suncorp Stadium. This is the first occasion when two sides are facing off each other in this season.
Last meeting between two clubs took place in the round-26 of previous season in which Perth Glory managed to register 3-1 victory over Brisbane. And in round of 16 game on Thursday, Perth will again be stronger side and can really be an exciting match between two sides.
Perth has got big morale booster as skipper Andy Keogh and Grant making comeback in the squad and travel to Queensland. Brisbane has also got the important call ups in the roster as Luke DeVere, Corey Gameiro and Nick D’Agostino have returned to Roar on the ground together.
Ivan Franjic is out from the squad due to injury concerns. However Brisbane looks good and can really compete against Perth to give those crucial points. Let’s have a look at the probable playing line-ups for both teams along with live broadcast and match predictions.
Young, Hingert, Pepper, Bowles, O’Toole, McKay, Kristensen, Oxborrow, Skapetis, Khalfallah, Maccarone.
Reddy, Walker, Grant, Lowry, Mills, Wilson, Nichols, Harold, Chainese, Keogh, Castro.
Brisbane Roar vs Perth Glory 2017 live broadcast
|Australia||Foxtel Now, Fox Sports 501|
|Fiji||Sky Sports NZ|
|Hong Kong||Soccer Betting Channel 64, Cable TV Channel 203 HD|
|India||Neo Sports, Neo Prime|
|Indonesia||beIN Sports 2|
|Ireland||BT Sports 1, BT Sports Live|
|Laos||beIN Sports 4 Thailand|
|Maldives||Neo Sports, Neo Prime|
|New Zealand||Sky Sports 3 NZ, Sky Go NZ|
|Samoa||Sky Sport 3 NZ|
|Singapore||SuperSports CH 202|
|Thailand||beIN Sports Connect Thailand|
|Tonga||Sky Sport 3 NZ|
|United Kingdom||BS Sport 1, BT Sport Live|
Brisbane Roar have won 19 matches against Perth Glory in their 34 head to head meetings. While in their previous 5 head to head fixtures, both teams managed to win 2-2 games and one match ended to a draw.
What are your thoughts on Thursday’s game, which team will win it? Brisbane Roar or Perth Glory? Share your views in the comment section.