Match Day Guide: Western United vs Sydney FC


After four consecutive away matches, Western United return home to Victoria this Saturday to face reigning champions Sydney FC at Mars Stadium in Ballarat.

Here’s everything you need to know to ensure you have an enjoyable experience at the football.

Match Details

Western United vs Sydney FC

Saturday, 15 May

Kick-off: 2:35pm

Mars Stadium, Ballarat

Broadcast: The match will be broadcast live on Fox Sports 505, Kayo and the MyFootball Live app.

Click here to sign up for Kayo.

Social Media: Follow Western United on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram and join the conversation by using the hashtags #WUNvSYD #WUFC


Tickets for the match are just $10 and must be pre-purchased here.

There will be one ticket window at Gate 1 for customer service only. Open from 1:00pm.


Member redemption

Please note that your membership card does not give access to the venue, and members must redeem their tickets for every match.

Members unsure how to redeem their tickets can watch the tutorial video here.


Head to the membership marquee inside Gate 1 to pick up your member pack or have your enquiries


Get the latest Western United merchandise on the concourse inside Gate 1.

Shuttle Buses

The club will be providing buses to get fans to the game and back.

It’s an opportunity to mingle with other United fans, get the songs ready for the match and save the difficulty of making your own way to the game.

Click here to book your spot on the bus.


2-for-1 Furphy’s

The Sporting Globe in Ballarat is offering Western United fans two Furphy’s for the price of one, two hours before and after the game.

Just wear your United colours to redeem the offer!


Kick to Win

One lucky member will have the chance to win $1061 at half-time.

Click here for more info on Kick to Win.

Kick to win

Pre-Game Lunch

Enjoy a meal before the match at the North Ballarat Sports Club.

Call (03) 5339 5944 or book online.

Active Support

Standing, chanting and club-approved flags and instruments are permitted for the entirety of the match, however, we kindly ask you remain in front of your allocated seat.

If you are an active member that has already redeemed a ticket for Friday there’s no need to worry, they will be cancelled and new tickets for your spot in the active area will be re-issued.

Banners, flags, and instruments larger than 1.6m in size are prohibited items under our Conditions of Entry and are not permitted into AAMI Park, unless provided or pre-approved by the home club, in consultation with stadium management.


Accessible parking will be available at the North Ballarat Sports Club which can be accessed via Creswick Road.

Angled parking will be available in Norman Street, and limited parking will also be available at the Ballarat Showgrounds (access via Creswick Road).

Public Transport

If you’re using public transport, plan your journey here.

COVID-Safe Info

There are only three reasons to leave your seat:

  • To use the bathroom
  • To purchase food
  • To purchase a beverage

Pass Outs

There are no pass outs – patrons will not be able to exit the turnstiles & re-enter.