Match Report: Western United vs Melbourne City FRIENDLY

Match report by Brett Trevenen

American Football coach Vince Lombardi once quipped, “If football isn’t about winning and losing, then why do they keep score?” Indeed that was very much in the back of City players’ minds today as they put on a quality performance to run out 3-2 winners and maintain their unbeaten pre-season.

Selection Table

Atkinson and Berenguer were the notable omissions to the line-up with the Frenchman nearing a return and likely to get minutes in Friday’s upcoming friendly v Bentleigh, whilst the young Aussie fullback watched on from the sidelines. Newly signed Japanese winger Naoki Tsubaki was still serving out his quarantine after arri