Westfield FFA Cup QFs MD1 fast facts

Opta Data have pulled out some key facts ahead of the opening night of quarter final clashes in the 2017 Westfield FFA Cup.

FFA Cup preview: Heidelberg v Adelaide


This will be Heidelberg United’s fourth meeting with an A-League club at the FFA Cup, having earned one win and one draw (L1) from their previous fixtures.

►However, their last quarter final appearances ended in a 5-0 thumping to Melbourne City.

►No member federation team has ever scored a goal against an A-League team at the FFA Cup Quarter Final Stage.

Heidelberg United players celebrate following their shootout win over Sydney United.


FFA Cup preview: Sydney FC v Melbourne City

►Sydney FC have conceded just one FFA Cup goal in the last 749 days [on matchday], keeping six clean sheets in that period.

►This will be the third meeting between these teams at the FFA Cup, with the spoils split at one win apiece including a 1-0 win to Melbourne City in last year’s final.

►Bobô has bagged five goals already from just two games this tournament, more than any other player. Only two players in FFA Cup history have scored more goals in a single campaign (Sergio Cirio, 6 in 2014/15; Aaron Mooy, 6 in 2015/16).

Sydney FC will host Melbourne City in the Quarter Finals.