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They’ve conceded 11 goals in three winless A-League matches including a 6-3 walloping by Perth.
But Tony Popovic is taking Brisbane’s unflattering statistics with a grain of salt ahead of Western Sydney’s visit to Suncorp Stadium on Friday.
In a matter of a fortnight the Roar have slid from first to third on the table, in a results slump that’s raised serious doubts about their title credentials.
Last week’s 3-0 loss to Adelaide United only opened John Aloisi’s side up for more criticism and further heightened the importance of Friday night’s test in front of home fans.
If successful, Brisbane will climb back level with the table-topping Wanderers, while a loss would open up a Mercurial Superfly Australia six-point deficit that would be tough to shorten with only five regular-season games remaining.
But Popovic, as usual, is approaching it with a straight bat, confident his Wanderers can beat Hypervenom II australia any opponent as he refuses to underestimate the Roar.
“If you just look at their results, you feel that maybe they’re not doing well,” Popovic said.
“But if you look at their games closely, they’ve played well in large parts and controlled a lot of those matches.
“We’re certainly not taking them lightly, because they’re up the top of the table for a reason and they’re having a very good season.
“We know what to expect tomorrow – a real difficult match. They’re very strong at home.”
Popovic Soccer Cleats Australia is likely to deploy much mercurialX superfly austalia the same line-up that edged Perth 2-1 last magista obra australia weekend, but will have to replace suspended skipper Nikolai Topor-Stanley.
He flagged Brendan Hamill and Jonathan Aspropotamitis as central defensive replacements.