Your Melbourne Derby match day information


This is it. It’s derby day! Get set for a huge Melbourne Derby with all your important game day information right here.

Public tickets for the match are exhausted, however you can still access the Derby by purchasing a membership from

General Admission members can also access the game and scan in as normal with their membership card, however we are encouraging all members to arrive early to secure a seat!

With plenty of activity all around the precinct, there is no other place to be on Saturday night as David Villa and a new-look crosstown rival comes to Etihad Stadium for the first time.

There is a stack to do in and around the stadium, so make sure you’re there early to witness the atmosphere and excitement for yourself, and don’t forget to arrive early to catch Melbourne Victory’s W-League side taking on Canberra United in a massive curtain raiser.

Gates open at 4:30pm, with kick-off in the W-League at 4.45pm. Melbourne Victory’s W-League side will take on Canberra United in a huge double header.

Make sure you are in the stadium early, as the 30 minutes prior to the Hyundai A-League kick-off will be huge! We will bring you exclusive behind the scenes content on the big screen, with plenty of opportunities to get on the big screen yourself live via Victory Cam and through our social media wall – just use the hashtags #10YearsProud & #MelbDerby.

Plus, the following will take place around the stadium before kick-off:

– Pick up the NEW Matchday Programme at various locations in and around the stadium, this week with a special feature on skipper Mark Milligan
– Check out our new ‘Action Zone’ outside Gate 5: learn new skills from Melbourne Victory’s Panna Pro (press play on the video above to meet him) at the Panna Cage and try our new inflatable target zone, plus listen to DJ Agey spinning some tunes
– Kit up with the latest Victory gear at our merchandise stands on the Bourke St footbridge and inside Gate 5
– Sign up and become a member at our membership stands on the Bourke St footbridge and outside Gates 5 & 7
– Our match day sponsor TAC’s Toward Zero Team will be giving you the chance to win a trip to the UK to watch Chelsea take on Liverpool, keep an eye out and get involved in the competition
– And it’s back in 2014/15 – the Delphi Bank $1,000 half-time giveaway. Grab your banner on the way in and hold it high at HT to win!

Make sure you wear your blue and let’s fill Etihad Stadium on Saturday night!