10 key stats ahead of Westfield W-League Round 7

As we approach the halfway mark of the Westfield W-League season, the pressure is on the chasing pack to prevent the top four from breaking away.

Check out some of the key facts and figures ahead of a crucial Round 7, headlined by Saturday evening's blockbuster Sydney Derby.

  • Sydney FC have dominated the Sydney Derby in recent seasons, winning six of their last eight meetings with Wanderers and losing only once.
  • Melbourne Victory have not beaten Adelaide United since 12 October, 2014, losing two and drawing one of their past three meetings.
  • Newcastle Jets are unbeaten in their last four clashes with Brisbane Roar, winning three.
  • Melbourne City's impressive 81.9% passing accuracy is comfortably the league's highest figure, ahead of second-best Brisbane Roar on 72.7%.
  • All 10 of the goals conceded by Sydney FC have been from inside the penalty area, as have the eight conceded by Melbourne Victory.
  • Perth Glory have scored 12 of their 15 goals this season after half-time.
  • Melbourne City have led four times this season, but only won two of those matches.
  • Brisbane Roar are second on the ladder despite having only one player (Allira Toby) to have scored more than a single goal.
  • Kyah Simon has created a league-high 20 chances.
  • Adelaide United's Sarah Willacy has the highest rate of shots saved at 81.3%, while Perth Glory's Melissa Maizels boasts the most 'big chances saved' (seven).

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