Adelaide United vs Melbourne City Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Free Adelaide United FC vs Melbourne City FC prediction. 12:05 Kick-Off, Wednesday 18 May at Coopers Stadium. A-League betting tips and football odds.

Adelaide United

vs

Melbourne City

Head to the Total Goals market and back our betting prediction about Over 2.5 Goals between Adelaide United and Melbourne City. We’re expecting this game to be high-scoring and you can get odds of 1.72.

Reasons for our Adelaide United vs Melbourne City prediction:

  • In 14 of the last 20 Adelaide United matches, there have been Over 2.5 Goals
  • Adelaide United have scored 2 or more goals in 6 of their past 10 home matches
  • In 16 of the last 20 Melbourne City matches, there have been Over 2.5 Goals
  • Melbourne City have scored 2 or more goals in 14 of their past 20 matches
  • Melbourne City have conceded 2 or more goals in 11 of their last 26 matches this season

Providing three or more goals are scored in this A-League clash, we will win with our tip of Over 2.5 Goals. Let’s hope that we see an attacking game.

There’s the opportunity to look at other betting angles and that includes Over 3.5 Goals if you want to chance four or more being scored.

Betting Tips: Adelaide United vs Melbourne City

OUR TIPS Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.72 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Betting Odds

The Melbourne City betting odds have been priced up by the bookies and they are 2.15 favourites to land victory in this A-League encounter which means a 47% chance of winning. Adelaide United are trading at a bigger price than their opponents and they can be backed at 3.00.

For those expecting a high-scoring game, Over 2.5 Goals is the shortest price. Should you expect both teams score, then the BTTS Yes option is available at 1.61

The football betting sites offer a Draw No Bet market for all A-League matches and you can back Adelaide United at 2.20 and Melbourne City at 1.61.

Match Preview

Adelaide United played Central Coast Mariners in their last game. They won 3-1 and recorded 45% of possession. Craig Goodwin, Kusini Yengi and Bernardo were their goalscorers in this A-League match at Coopers Stadium.

Melbourne City most recently played a home A-League clash against Wellington Phoenix which was a 2-1 win. Jamie Maclaren scoring both goals for Melbourne City at AAMI Park.

The last meeting between Adelaide United and Melbourne City took place at AAMI Park, with Adelaide United winning the game by a 2-1 scoreline.

During the past 10 matches, Adelaide United have won five times. Melbourne City have won two and the other three games ended in a draw.

Team Stats

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Full time Result

  • 12 wins, 5 defeats and 3 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 7 wins, 3 defeats and 0 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 12 wins, 4 defeats and 4 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 6 wins, 3 defeats and 1 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

Adelaide United FC

Melbourne City FC

Goals / match
2.4 1.2
Conceded / match
0.8 0.8
Total / match
3.2 2

Corners

Corners

Adelaide United FC

Melbourne City FC

For / match
5.4 5.2
Against / match
4.6 3.2
Total / match
10 8.4

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News

Make sure you know the Adelaide United vs Melbourne City team news before placing your bets. We’ll bring you the information when we have it.

Starting Lineups

Adelaide United Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Melbourne City Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Adelaide United Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

46 Joe Gauci
21 Javi Lopez 41 Alexandar Popovic 22 Michael Jakobsen 7 Ryan Kitto
10 Isaias 28 Juande
77 Lachlan Brook 14 George Blackwood 11 Craig Goodwin
15 Hiroshi Ibusuki
1 Thomas Glover
6 Carl Jenkinson 4 Nuno Reis 22 Curtis Good 3 Scott Jamieson
18 Conor Metcalfe 16 Taras Gomulka
15 Andrew Nabbout 23 Marco Tilio 7 Matthew Leckie
9 Jamie Maclaren

Melbourne City Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Adelaide United Substitutes

  • 6Louis D'Arrigo
  • 9Kusini Yengi
  • 20Zach Clough
  • 23Jacob Tratt
  • 31Bernardo
  • 50Steven Hall
  • 66Nestor Irankunda

Melbourne City Substitutes

  • 2Scott Galloway
  • 5Rostyn Griffiths
  • 14Tsubasa Endoh
  • 17Stefan Colakovski
  • 33Matthew Sutton
  • 35R. Borges Rodrigues
  • 38Jordan Bos

Previous Adelaide United Lineups

15 May A-League
Adelaide United 3-1 Central Coast
08 May A-League
Adelaide United 2-1 Western United
30 Apr A-League
Adelaide United 2-0 Brisbane Roar

Previous Melbourne City Lineups

09 May A-League
Melbourne City 2-1 Wellington
04 May A-League
Perth Glory 2-0 Melbourne City
30 Apr AFC Champions League
United City 0-3 Melbourne City

If you’re looking for the Adelaide United vs Melbourne City lineups, then we have predicted lineups and confirmed starting 11s along with the substitutes for each team.

Australia FlagA-League Table

A-League 2021/2022

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Melbourne City 26 14 7 5 55:33 49
2 Melbourne V. 26 13 9 4 42:25 48
3 Western United 26 13 6 7 40:30 45
4 Adelaide United 26 12 7 7 38:31 43
5 Central Coast 26 12 6 8 49:35 42
6 Wellington 26 12 3 11 34:49 39
7 Macarthur FC 26 9 6 11 38:47 33
8 Sydney FC 25 8 7 10 36:41 31
9 Newcastle Jets 26 8 5 13 45:43 29
10 Western Sydney 26 6 9 11 30:38 27
11 Brisbane Roar 25 6 5 14 26:38 23
12 Perth Glory 26 4 6 16 20:43 18
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Western United 13 9 2 2 25:12 29
2 Central Coast 13 8 3 2 27:16 27
3 Wellington 13 8 2 3 19:20 26
4 Melbourne City 13 7 4 2 27:16 25
5 Melbourne V. 13 6 5 2 22:13 23
6 Adelaide United 13 7 2 4 22:14 23
7 Macarthur FC 13 6 3 4 21:21 21
8 Newcastle Jets 13 6 2 5 29:19 20
9 Brisbane Roar 12 5 2 5 16:16 17
10 Western Sydney 13 4 5 4 15:15 17
11 Sydney FC 13 4 4 5 21:24 16
12 Perth Glory 13 2 4 7 8:15 10

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