A-League Round 13 ins-and-outs: Jets v Victory

Can the struggling Jets turn their fortunes around or will a desperate Victory outfit return to winning ways? Here are the squads for Sunday's clash at Hunter Stadium.

Sunday, 3 January 2016

Newcastle Jets v Melbourne Victory

Hunter Stadium, Newcastle

Kick-Off: 5:00 PM (Local) (5:00 PM (AEDT))

Referee: Jarred Gillett

Assistant Referee 1: Ryan Gallagher

Assistant Referee 2: Scott Edeling

Fourth Official: Trent Nash

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 5.00pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 1 (New Zealand)


Radio Broadcast: 1233 ABC Newcastle*, 774 ABC Melbourne*,  ABC Local Radio Vic*, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Radio Mobile App – A-league Live.

*Following coverage of the cricket

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Newcastle Jets Squad: 1. Mark BIRIGHITTI (Gk), 2. Daniel MULLEN, 3. Jason HOFFMAN, 4. Nigel BOOGAARD (C), 5. Ben KANTAROVSKI, 6. Cameron WATSON, 7. Enver ALIVODIC, 8. Mateo POLJAK, 9. Milos TRIFUNOVIC, 14. Mitch COOPER, 17. Radovan PAVICEVIC, 20. Ben KENNEDY (Gk), 22. Lachlan JACKSON, 24. Nicholas COWBURN, 25. Brandon LUNDY, 27. Braedyn CROWLEY, 28. Ryan KITTO **one to be omitted**

Ins: 3. Jason HOFFMAN (returns from suspension), 25. Brandon LUNDY (promoted)

Outs: 23. David CARNEY (suspended – 1 week)

Unavailable: 11. Labinot HALITI (knee – season), 13. Lee KI-JE (international transfer pending), 23. David CARNEY (suspended – 1 week)

Melbourne Victory squad: 1.Danny VUKOVIC (gk), 2.Jason GERIA, 3.Scott GALLOWAY, 5.Daniel GEORGIEVSKI, 6.Leigh BROXHAM (c), 8.Besart BERISHA, 9.Kosta BARBAROUSES, 10.Archie THOMPSON, 11.Connor PAIN, 13.Oliver BOZANIC, 14.Fahid BEN KHALFALLAH, 15.Giancarlo GALLIFUOCO, 16.Rashid MAHAZI, 17.Matthieu DELPIERRE, 18.Dylan MURNANE, 20.Lawrence THOMAS (gk), 22.Jesse MAKAROUNAS, 24.Thomas DENG **two to be omitted**

 Ins: 15.Giancarlo GALLIFUOCO (promoted), 16.Rashid MAHAZI (returns from injury)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 4.Nick ANSELL (foot – 3 weeks), 7.Gui FINKLER (calf – 1 week), 21.Carl VALERI (ill – indefinite)