Match Day Details: City vs Sydney


It’s a blockbuster against the league leaders! Don’t miss out on an evening of entertainment as we look to secure an important three points against the Sydney FC on Saturday at 7:50pm.

With exciting pre-match events and activities going at City Square, there’s plenty happening around the AAMI Park concourse to keep the whole family entertained in the lead up to both matches.

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A blockbuster City Square!

But first, all the action begins at City Square from 5pm -7:30pm!

Chill out before kick-off with a locally-brewed ale at Stomping Ground’s pop-up bar and enjoy a taste of one of Melbourne’s finest breweries.

Grab a free Big M from Richmond station on your way to the game and create your ‘Big Moment’ at the Big M marquee, or nominate a junior City fan at the MatchWorks marquee for their chance to walk out with the players at our final home match of the season.

City Square

Don’t forget we’ll have our usual live music, FIFA 18 competitions, free clinics and wide variety of food trucks at City Square and on the Olympic Boulevard precinct, in what is the best way to countdown to kick-off against Sydney.

Where: Gosch’s Paddock (East side of AAMI Park)
When: 5:00pm – 7:30pm, Saturday 10 February
Whats on?

  • Challenge your mates to FIFA 18 on our giant LED Screen
  • Enjoy a Melbourne brewed beer at the Stomping Ground Brewery pop-up beer tent. (18+)
  • Visit the MatchWorks marquee and nominate a junior fan for their chance to walk out with the players at our final home match of the season.
  • Grab a free Big M from Richmond station on your way to the game and create your ‘Big Moment’ at the Big M marquee.
  • Pick up your FREE copy of City Insider, the official match day programme.
  • Free face painting, small sided matches and inflatables for the kids.

*All patrons at the Stomping Ground pop-up bar must be 18+ and show a valid ID.

Getting to AAMI Park

Public Transport is the quickest and easiest way to get to AAMI Park. If you’re travelling to AAMI Park by train, tram or bus, visit PTV and plan your journey today.

Car parking is closed at Yarra Parks and there are only limited spaces available at Eastern Plaza (entrance D of AAMI Park), therefore we highly recommend travelling to the match on public transport.

Our friends at Nissan are offering Melbourne City FC members the chance to receive one of twenty FREE carparks at every home match, right next to AAMI Park. Click here to enter now!

Jersey Sale at the City Store!

Head to our merchandise van outside Entrance F of AAMI Park and if you buy any 2017/18 Nike jersey, you can get a second at half price!

This offer is on match day only, so don’t miss out!

*Applies to all 2017/18 jerseys. Discount is applied to the second jersey of equal or lesser value. Match day only!

Blue Ribbon Cup

City and Sydney will be competing for the seventh annual edition of the Blue Ribbon Cup, which perpetuates the memory and acknowledges the sacrifices of Victoria Police officers killed in the line of duty.

Saturday night will see the Victoria Police Band hold a Colour Party as the players walk out from the tunnel. The Colour party refers to a detachment of members assigned to protect the Police Ensign, which is a highly important symbol of the Victorian Police.

The Blue Ribbon Foundation will be selling merchandise and accepting donations to support their initiatives throughout the community.

Mac for a Match

McDonald’s, Melbourne City FC’s official Restaurant Partner, is rewarding all fans this weekend. If City wins on Saturday night against Sydney FC, everyone who attends the match will win a free Big Mac.

All you have to do is take your match ticket to any participating McDonald’s Restaurants. All match tickets will be accepted, including:

  • Membership cards
  • Ticketek tickets
  • e-Tickets
  • The Chairman’s Club tickets
  • Corporate suite tickets

Get behind the boys with a 3+1 Match Membership

It’s your last chance to watch our final four home matches for the best price! Watch Melbourne City FC your way with our 3+1 Match Membership.

Sign up for three and get one free! Join today and secure your seat for our next three home matches against Sydney FC, Victory and Western Sydney, and you’ll get to watch our final home match against Central Coast Mariners absolutely free!

Plus, you’ll also get to meet the players at exclusive member-only events.

Prices start at $75 for adults, $150 for families and just $10 for kids. Click here to find out more.

Match Details

Hyundai A-League Round 20
Saturday 10 February
Melbourne City FC vs Sydney FC
Venue: AAMI Park, Melbourne
Kick-off: 7.50pm
Gates Open: 6:50pm