Stats analysis: Victory's W-League starts

As Melbourne Victory prepares for another Westfield W-League campaign, we take a look at how important a good start is.

With only a 12-game regular season, making a decent opening to the campaign has proven important.

We examine how Victory has started all of its seasons, and where it ended up at the conclusion of each campaign.

Victory begins its 2018/19 season against Adelaide United at AAMI Park on October 28.

2017/18
P: 4 W: 1 D: 1 L: 2 F: 4 A: 5 PTS: 4
Final ladder position: 7th

2016/17
P: 4 W: 0 D: 1 L: 3 F: 4 A: 12 PTS: 1
Final ladder position: 9th

2015/16
P: 4 W: 0 D: 0 L: 4 F: 2 A: 9 PTS: 0
Final ladder position: 9th

2014
P: 4 W: 2 D: 1 L: 1 F: 10 A: 7 PTS: 7
Final ladder position: 2nd
Finals: Semi Final

2013/14
P: 4 W: 3 D: 0 L: 1 F: 12 A: 6 PTS: 9
Final ladder position: 3rd
Finals: Champion

2012/13
P: 4 W: 2 D: 0 L: 2 F: 3 A: 4 PTS: 6
Final ladder position: 3rd
Finals: Runner-up

2011/12
P: 3 W: 1 D: 0 L: 2 F: 4 A: 4 PTS: 3
Final ladder position: 4th
Finals: Semi Final

2010/11
P: 3 W: 1 D: 1 L: 1 F: 6 A: 5
Final ladder position: 4th
Finals: Semi Final

2009
P: 3 W: 2 D: 0 L: 1 F: 4 A: 1
Final ladder position: 5th

2008/09
P: 3 W: 2 D: 0 L: 1 F: 6 A: 2
Final ladder position: 5th