Hyundai A-League Ins and Outs: Harmony Round (Round 24)

The Hyundai A-League will celebrate Australia's cultural diversity this weekend with the competition's annual Harmony Round. 

The key message of the round this year is that everyone belongs, with clubs embracing diversity among players, spectators, supporters and partners in the celebrations. 

On the field, a number of teams will be tested this week with international commitments and injuries set to challenge squad depth around the league. 

Here's all the important team news for the weekend's fixtures. 

Friday, 23 March 2018

Adelaide United v Newcastle Jets

Coopers Stadium, Adelaide

Kick-Off: 7:20 PM (Local) (7:50 PM AEDT)

Referee: Kurt Ams

Assistant Referee 1: Matthew Cream

Assistant Referee 2: Paul Cetrangolo

Fourth Official: Daniel Elder

Video Assistant Referee: Craig Zetter

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 501 from 7.00pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 4 (New Zealand)

Radio Broadcast: myfootballnation.com (Super Radio Network). ABC News on Radio, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Listen App – A-League Live.

Join the conversation on Twitter using the hash-tag #ADLvNEW

To purchase tickets visit www.aleague.com.au/tickets

ADELAIDE UNITED

Ins: 6.Vince LIA (promoted), 21.Tarek ELRICH (promoted)

Outs: nil

Unavailable: 9.Baba DIAWARA (continues recovery)

NEWCASTLE JETS

Ins: 10.Wayne BROWN (promoted), 13.Ivan VUJICA (promoted), 18.Johnny KOUTROUMBIS (promoted)

Outs: 7.Dimitri PETRATOS (International duty - 1 week)

Unavailable: 4.Nigel BOOGAARD (knee – 7 weeks), 9.Roy O’DONOVAN (suspension – 1week)

Adelaide United squad: Adelaide United squad: 1.Daniel MARGUSH (gk), 2.Michael MARRONE, 5.Taylor REGAN, 6.Vince LIA, 7.Ryan KITTO, 8.ISAÍAS (C), 11.Johan ABSALONSEN, 14.George BLACKWOOD, 16.Nathan KONSTANDOPOULOS, 17.Nikola MILEUSNIC, 19.Ben GARUCCIO, 20.Paul IZZO (gk), 21.Tarek ELRICH, 22.Ersan GÜLÜM, 23.Jordan ELSEY, 29.Ryan STRAIN, 37.Daniel ADLUNG, 77.Džengis ČAVUŠEVIĆ

**two to be omitted**

Newcastle Jets squad: 1.Jack DUNCAN (gk), 3.Jason HOFFMAN, 5.Ben KANTAROVSKI, 6.Steven UGARKOVIC, 8.Ronald VARGAS, 10.Wayne BROWN, 11.Patricio RODRIGUEZ, 12.Mario SHABOW, 13.Ivan VUJICA, 16.Nick COWBURN, 17.Daniel GEORGIEVSKI, 18.Johnny KOUTROUMBIS, 20.Glen MOSS (gk), 22.Lachlan JACKSON, 24.Joseph CHAMPNESS, 27.Riley MCGREE, 32.Angus THURGATE, 44.Nikolai TOPOR-STANLEY (c)

**two to be omitted**

Wayne Brown
Wayne Brown returns for the Jets.

Saturday, 24 March 2018

Central Coast Mariners v Sydney FC

Central Coast Stadium, Gosford

Kick-Off: 5:35 PM (Local) (5:35 PM AEDT)

Referee: Peter Green

Assistant Referee 1: James Tesoriero

Assistant Referee 2: Scott Edeling

Fourth Official: Ben Abraham

Video Assistant Referee: Strebre Delovski

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 501 from 5.00pm (AEDT)

Radio Broadcast: myfootballnation.com (Coast FM Gosford). ABC News on Radio, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Listen App – A-League Live.

Join the conversation on Twitter using the hash-tag #CCMvSYD

To purchase tickets visit www.aleague.com.au/tickets

CENTRAL COAST MARINERS

Ins: 3.Josh ROSE (promoted), 14.Adam BERRY (promoted) & 24.Lachlan WALES (promoted)

Outs: 5.Antony GOLEC (fractured tibia - indefinite)

Unavailable: 6.Tom HIARIEJ (indefinite), 15.Alan BARO (hamstring – 1 week)

SYDNEY FC

Ins: 16.Anthony KALIK, 19.Chris ZUVELA (both promoted), 26.Luke WILKSHIRE (return from illness).

Outs: 6.Josh BRILLANTE (international duty – 2 weeks).

Unavailable: 23.Rhyan GRANT (knee – indefinite).

Central Coast Mariners squad: 1.Ben KENNEDY (gk), 2.Storm ROUX, 3.Josh ROSE, 4.Jake McGING, 7.Andrew HOOLE, 8.Blake POWELL, 10.Danny De SILVA, 11.Connor PAIN, 12.Trent BUHAGIAR, 14.Adam BERRY, 16.Liam ROSE, 18.Tom GLOVER (gk), 19.Jacob POSCOLIERO, 21.Kye ROWLES, 22.Jacob MELLING, 23.Wout BRAMA (c) 24.Lachlan WALES, 27.Peter SKAPETIS

**two to be omitted**

Sydney FC squad:: 1.Andrew REDMAYNE (gk), 2.Aaron CALVER, 3.Ben WARLAND, 4.Alex WILKINSON, 5.Jordy BUIJS, 8.Paulo RETRE, 9.BOBÔ, 10.Milos NINKOVIC, 11.Adrian MIERZEJEWSKI, 12.Fabio FERREIRA, 13.Brandon O’NEILL, 14.Alex BROSQUE (c), 16.Anthony KALIK, 17.David CARNEY, 18.Matt SIMON, 19.Chris ZUVELA, 20.Alex CISAK (gk), 26.Luke WILKSHIRE.

**two to be omitted**

Luke Wilkshire
Luke Wilkshire returns for Sydney FC.

Saturday, 24 March 2018

Melbourne City FC v Western Sydney Wanderers FC

AAMI Park, Melbourne

Kick-Off: 7:50 PM (Local) (7:50 PM AEDT)

Referee: Jarred Gillett

Assistant Referee 1: Wilson Brown

Assistant Referee 2: Daniel Ilievski

Fourth Official: Shaun Evans

Video Assistant Referee: Craig Zetter

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 501 from 7.45pm (AEDT) and ONE from 7:45pm

Radio Broadcast: ABC News on Radio, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Listen App – A-League Live.

Join the conversation on Twitter using the hash-tag #MCYvWSW

To purchase tickets visit www.aleague.com.au/tickets

MELBOURNE CITY 

Ins: 11.Bruce KAMAU (promoted), 15.Denis GENREAU (promoted)

Outs: nil

Unavailable: 6.Osama MALIK (quad)

WESTERN SYDNEY WANDERERS

Ins: 9.Oriol RIERA (returns from injury), 15.Kearyn BACCUS (promoted), 21.Marc TOKICH (promoted), 34.Kosta GROZOS (promoted),

Outs: 4.Josh RISDON (international duty), 6.Marcelo CARRUSCA (injury quad strain – one week)

Unavailable: Nil

Melbourne City FC squad: 1.Dean BOUZANIS (gk), 2.Manny MUSCAT, 3. Scott JAMIESON, 4. Harrison DELBRIDGE, 5.Bart SCHENKEVELD, 7. Nick FITZGERALD, 8.Oliver BOZANIC, 10.Dario VIDOSIC, 11.Bruce KAMAU, 13. Stefan MAUK, 14.Daniel ARZANI, 15.Denis GENREAU, 18. Eugene GALEKOVIC (gk), 22. Michael JAKOBSEN, 23.Bruno FORNAROLI, 26. Luke BRATTAN, 27. Marcin BUDZINSKI, 37.Nathaniel ATKINSON

**two to be omitted**

Western Sydney Wanderers FC squad: 3.Jack CLISBY, 5.Brendan HAMILL, 7.Steven LUSTICA, 8.Roly BONEVACIA, 9.Oriol RIERA, 10.Alvaro CEJUDO, 11.Brendon Santalab, 15.Kearyn BACCUS, 16.Jaushua SOTIRIO, 18.Chris IKONOMIDIS, 19.Mark BRIDGE, 20.Vedran JANJETOVIC (gk), 21.Marc TOKICH, 24.Raul LLORENTE, 33.Michael THWAITE, 34.Kosta GROZOS, 40.Nicholas SUMAN (gk), 42.Keanu BACCUS

**two to be omitted**

Oriol Riera
Oriol Riera has been named for Wanderers.

Sunday, 25 March 2018

Wellington Phoenix v Brisbane Roar FC

Westpac Stadium, Wellington

Kick-Off: 7:00 PM (Local) (5:35 PM AEDT)

Referee: Daniel Elder

Assistant Referee 1: Simon Lount

Assistant Referee 2: Mark Rule

Fourth Official: Jack Morgan

Video Assistant Referee: Kris Griffiths-Jones

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 501 from 5.00pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 3 (New Zealand)

Radio Broadcast: ABC News on Radio, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Listen App – A-League Live.

Join the conversation on Twitter using the hash-tag #WELvBRI

To purchase tickets visit www.aleague.com.au/tickets

WELLINGTON PHOENIX

Ins: 15.James MCGARRY (promoted), 17.Monty PATTERSON (promoted), 20.Oli SAIL (promoted), 22.Andrew DURANTE (return from injury), 27.Willem EBBINGE (promoted), 28.Sam PHILIP (promoted),  29.OLIVER WHYTE (promoted), 31.Sam SUTTON (promoted)

Outs: 10.Michael MCGLINCHEY (international duty – 1 week),13.Marco ROSSI (injury - calf) 14.Alex RUFER (international duty – 1 week), 18.Sarpreet SINGH (international duty – 1 week), 19.Tom DOYLE (international duty – 1 week),  21.Roy KRISHNA (international duty – 1 week), 40.Tando VELAPHI (injury)

Unavailable: 2.Daniel MULLEN (knee – end of season), 5.Ryan LOWRY (quad – end of season)

BRISBANE ROAR

Ins: 5.Corey BROWN (promoted), 20.Shannon BRADY (promoted)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 1.Michael THEO (gk) (finger – TBC), 3.Luke DEVERE (knee – 2-3 weeks), 6.Avram PAPADOPOULOS (fractured ankle – TBC), 13.Jade NORTH (calf – 2-3 weeks), 26.Nick D’AGOSTINO (ankle – 1 week)

Wellington Phoenix squad: 1.Lewis ITALIANO (gk), 3.Scott GALLOWAY, 4.Goran PARACKI, 6.Dylan FOX, 7.Nathan BURNS, 8.Matija LJUJIC, 9.Andrija KALUDJEROVIC, 12.Adam PARKHOUSE, 15.James MCGARRY, 17.Monty PATTERSON, 20.Oli SAIL (gk), 22.Andrew DURANTE(c), 24.Logan ROGERSON, 26.Liberato CACACE, 27.Willem EBBINGE, 28.Sam PHILIP, 29.Oliver WHYTE 31.Sam SUTTON

**two to be omitted**

Brisbane Roar FC squad: Brisbane Roar FC squad: 4.Daniel BOWLES, 5.Corey BROWN, 7.Thomas KRISTENSEN, 8.Jacob PEPPER, 9.Massimo MACCARONE, 10.Brett HOLMAN, 11.Corey GAMEIRO, 14.Fahid BEN KHALFALLAH, 17.Matt MCKAY (c), 18.Joe CALETTI, 19.Jack HINGERT, 20.Shannon BRADY, 21.Jamie YOUNG(gk), 22.Eric BAUTHEAC, 24.Connor O’TOOLE, 31.Brendan WHITE(gk), 33.Henrique SILVA, 77.Ivan FRANJIC

**two to be omitted**

Andrew Durante Wellington
Andrew Durante has been named for Phoenix.

Sunday, 25 March 2018

Perth Glory v Melbourne Victory

nib Stadium, Perth

Kick-Off: 4:00 PM (Local) (7:00 PM AEDT)

Referee: Adam Fielding

Assistant Referee 1: Owen Goldrick

Assistant Referee 2: Arvin Shanmuganathan

Fourth Official: Kate Jacewicz

Video Assistant Referee: Eddie Lennie

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 501 from 7.00pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 3 (New Zealand)

Radio Broadcast: myfootballnation.com (SWR99.9 and Sport FM Perth). ABC News on Radio, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Listen App – A-League Live.

Join the conversation on Twitter using the hash-tag #PERvMVC

To purchase tickets visit www.aleague.com.au/tickets

PERTH GLORY

Ins: 20.Jake BRIMMER (promoted), 33.Liam REDDY (Gk) (returns from suspension), 17.Diego CASTRO (returns from injury)

Outs: 40.Jackson LEE (omitted)

Unavailable: None

MELBOURNE VICTORY

Ins: 19. Pierce WARING (promoted), 23.Jai INGHAM (promoted)

Outs: 10.James TROISI (International Duty – 1 week)

Unavailable: 11.Mitch AUSTIN (knee - indefinite)

Perth Glory squad: 2.Alex GRANT, 4.Shane LOWRY, 7.Joel CHIANESE, 8.Xavi TORRES, 9.Andy KEOGH (c), 13.Nick FEELY (gk), 14.Chris HAROLD, 15.Brandon WILSON, 16.Joseph MILLS, 17.Diego CASTRO, 18.Andreu GUERAO, 20.Jake BRIMMER, 22.Adam TAGGART, 23.Scott NEVILLE, 26.Jacob ITALIANO, 33.Liam REDDY (gk) , 66.Dino DJULBIC, 88.Neil KILKENNY

**two to be omitted**

Melbourne Victory squad: 1.Matt ACTON (gk), 4.Rhys WILLIAMS, 6.Leigh BROXHAM, 7.Kenny ATHIU, 8.Besart BERISHA, 9.Kosta BARBAROUSES, , 14. Thomas DENG, 16.Josh HOPE, 17.James DONACHIE, 18.Matias SANCHEZ, 19. Pierce WARING, 20.Lawrence THOMAS (gk), 21.Carl VALERI (c), 23.Jai INGHAM, 24.Terry ANTONIS, 31.Christian THEOHAROUS, 41.Leroy GEORGE

**one to be omitted**

Liam Reddy
Liam Reddy is back from suspension for Glory.