Hyundai A-League Ins and Outs: Round 16

The football continues to come thick and fast in the Hyundai A-League with Round 16 kicking off on Friday night as Newcastle Jets play host to Brisbane Roar. 

Here's all the team news ahead of what looms as a thrilling weekend of action. 

Friday, 12 January 2018

Newcastle Jets v Brisbane Roar FC

McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle

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

Referee: Jonathan Barreiro

Assistant Referee 1: George Lakrindis

Assistant Referee 2: Kearney Robinson

Fourth Official: Ben Abraham

Video Assistant Referee: Kris Griffiths-Jones

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 501 from 7.00pm (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 hashtag #NEWvBRI

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

NEWCASTLE JETS 

Ins: 19.Kosta PETRATOS (promoted), 32.Angus THURGATE (promoted)
Outs: 24.Joseph CHAMPNESS (international duty)
Unavailable: 5.Ben KANTAROVSKI (back – 1 week), 8.Ronald VARGAS (ankle – indefinite), 9.Roy O’DONOVAN (groin – 7 weeks), 14.Riley MCGREE (international duty), 16.Nick COWBURN (international duty)

BRISBANE ROAR

Ins: 6.Avram PAPADOPOULOS (returns from suspension), 17.Matt MCKAY (returns from suspension), 20.Shannon BRADY (promoted), 24.Connor O’TOOLE (promoted) 27.Adam SAWYER (promoted), 77.Ivan FRANJIC (returns from injury)
Outs: 4.Daniel BOWLES (omitted), 16.Mitchell OXBORROW (general soreness – 1 week), 25.Rahmat AKBARI (omitted), 33.Petros SKAPETIS (omitted)
Unavailable: 1.Michael THEO (Gk) (finger – 2 weeks), 10.Brett HOLMAN (calf – 1 week), 11.Corey GAMEIRO (groin – 1 week), 13.Jade NORTH (groin – TBC), 18.Joe CALETTI (foot – 10 weeks), 26.Nick D’AGOSTINO (ankle – 1 week)

Newcastle Jets Squad: 1.Jack DUNCAN (Gk), 3.Jason HOFFMAN, 4.Nigel BOOGAARD (c), 6.Steven UGARKOVIC, 7.Dimitri PETRATOS, 10.Wayne BROWN, 11.Patricio RODRIGUEZ, 13.Ivan VUJICA, 15.Andrew NABBOUT, 17.Daniel GEORGIEVSKI, 18.Johnny KOUTROUMBIS, 19.Kosta PETRATOS, 20.Glen MOSS (Gk), 22.Lachlan JACKSON, 23.Devante CLUT, 32.Angus THURGATE, 44.Nikolai TOPOR-STANLEY
**one to be omitted**

Brisbane Roar FC Squad: 2.Dane INGHAM, 3.Luke DEVERE, 5.Corey BROWN, 6.Avram PAPADOPOULOS, 7.Thomas KRISTENSEN, 8.Jacob PEPPER, 9.Massimo MACCARONE, 14.Fahid BEN KHALFALLAH, 17.Matt MCKAY (c), 19.Jack HINGERT, 20.Shannon BRADY, 21.Jamie YOUNG (Gk), 22.Eric BAUTHEAC, 24.Connor O’TOOLE, 27.Adam SAWYER, 31.Brendan WHITE (Gk), 36.Daniel LECK, 77.Ivan FRANJIC
**two to be omitted**

Matt McKay and Mariners' Danny De Silva on Sunday afternoon in Brisbane
Matt McKay is back for Roar.

 

Saturday, 13 January 2018

Wellington Phoenix v Western Sydney Wanderers FC

Westpac Stadium, Wellington

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

Referee: Stephen Lucas

Assistant Referee 1: Mark Rule

Assistant Referee 2: Scott Edeling

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 hashtag #WELvWSW

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

WELLINGTON PHOENIX

Ins: 14.Alex RUFER (promoted), 18.Sarpreet SINGH (promoted)
Outs: Nil
Unavailable: Nil

WESTERN SYDNEY WANDERERS

Ins: 4.Josh RISDON (returns from injury), 16.Jaushua SOTIRIO (returns from injury), 35. Tass MOURDOUKOUTAS (promoted), 49.Abraham MAJOK (promoted)
Outs: 18.Robbie CORNTHWAITE (suspended – 1 match), 25.Chris HERD (suspended – 1 match)
Unavailable: 10.Álvaro CEJUDO (calf – 1 week), 2.Jonathan ASPROPOTAMITIS (international duty), 42.Keanu BACCUS (international duty)

Wellington Phoenix Squad: 1.Lewis ITALIANO (Gk), 2.Daniel MULLEN, 3.Scott GALLOWAY, 4.Goran PARACKI, 6.Dylan FOX, 7.Nathan BURNS, 8.Matija LJUJIC, 9.Andrija KALUDJEROVIC, 10.Michael MCGLINCHEY, 12.Adam PARKHOUSE, 13.Marco ROSSI, 14.Alex RUFER, 18.Sarpreet SINGH, 19.Tom DOYLE, 21. Roy KRISHNA, 22.Andrew DURANTE 23.Matthew RIDENTON, 30.Keegan SMITH (Gk)
**two to be omitted**

Western Sydney Wanderers FC Squad: 3.Jack CLISBY, 4.Josh RISDON, 5.Brendan HAMILL, 7.Steve LUSTICA, 8.Roly BONEVACIA, 9.Oriol RIERA, 11.Brendon SANTALAB, 15.Kearyn BACCUS, 16.Jaushua SOTIRIO, 19.Mark BRIDGE, 20.Vedran JANJETOVIC (Gk), 23.Lachlan SCOTT, 24.Raúl LLORENTE, 33.Michael THWAITE, 34.Kosta GROZOS, 35. Tass MOURDOUKOUTAS, 40.Nick SUMAN (Gk), 49.Abraham MAJOK
**two to be omitted**

Josh Risdon
Josh Risdon is back on deck for WSW.

Saturday, 13 January 2018

Melbourne Victory v Perth Glory

AAMI Park, Melbourne

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

Referee: Alex King

Assistant Referee 1: Anton Shchentinin

Assistant Referee 2: Daniel Ilievski

Fourth Official: Lachlan Keevers

Video Assistant Referee: Jarred Gillett

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 501 from 7.45pm (AEDT), ONE from 7:45pm and Sky Sport 3 (New Zealand)

Radio Broadcast: myfootballnation.com (1116 SEN, 6PR Perth), ABC News on Radio, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Listen App – A-League Live

Join the conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #MVCvPER

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

MELBOURNE VICTORY

Ins: 21.Carl VALERI (c) (returns from suspension), 16.Josh HOPE (promoted)
Outs: 4.Rhys WILLIAMS (suspended)
Unavailable: 14.Thomas DENG (international duty), 11.Mitch AUSTIN (knee), 17.James DONACHIE (quad)

PERTH GLORY

Ins: 4.Shane LOWRY (returns from injury), 6.Mitch NICHOLS (returns from injury), 27.Riley WARLAND (promoted)
Outs: 37.Walter SCOTT (omitted)
Unavailable: 3.Marc WARREN (ankle – 1-2 weeks), 5.Jacob POSCOLIERO (illness – 1 week), 7.Joel CHIANESE (groin – 1 week) 15.Brandon WILSON (international duty), 16.Joseph MILLS (neck – 1 week), 25.Daniel STYNES (hamstring – 1-2 weeks)

Melbourne Victory Squad: 1.Matt ACTON (Gk), 2.Jason GERIA, 3.Dino DJULBIC, 5.Mark MILLIGAN, 6.Leigh BROXHAM, 8.Besart BERISHA, 9.Kosta BARBAROUSES, 10.James TROISI, 16.Josh HOPE, 18.Matias SANCHEZ, 20.Lawrence THOMAS (Gk), 21.Carl VALERI (c), 22.Stefan NIGRO, 23.Jai INGHAM, 24.Terry ANTONIS, 31.Christian THEOHAROUS, 41.Leroy GEORGE
**one to be omitted**

Perth Glory Squad: 2.Alex GRANT, 4.Shane LOWRY, 6.Mitch NICHOLS, 8.Xavi TORRES, 9.Andy KEOGH (c), 13 Nick FEELY (Gk), 14.Chris HAROLD, 17.Diego CASTRO, 18. Andreu GUERAO, 19.Joe KNOWLES, 20.Jake BRIMMER, 22.Adam TAGGART, 23.Scott NEVILLE, 24.Callum TIMMINS, 26.Jacob ITALIANO, 27.Riley WARLAND, 29.Jeremy WALKER, 33.Liam REDDY (gk)
**two to be omitted**

Shane Lowry
Shane Lowry is back for Glory.

Sunday, 14 January 2018

Central Coast Mariners v Melbourne City FC

Central Coast Stadium, Gosford

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

Referee: Shaun Evans

Assistant Referee 1: Lance Greenshields

Assistant Referee 2: Matthew McOrist

Fourth Official: Adrian Arndt

Video Assistant Referee: Strebre Delovski

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 501 from 4.30pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 3 (New Zealand)

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 hashtag #CCMvMCY

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

CENTRAL COAST MARINERS

Ins: 14.Adam BERRY (promoted), 16.Liam ROSE (promoted), 17.Josh BINGHAM (promoted), 21.Kye ROWLES (promoted), 25.Peter KEKERIS (promoted), 26.Jack KUIPERS (promoted)
Outs: 3.Josh ROSE (suspended – 1 week), 7.Andrew HOOLE (suspended – 1 week), 11.Connor PAIN (hamstring – indefinite), 23.Wout BRAMA (hamstring – 1 week)
Unavailable: 10.Daniel De SILVA (international duty), 18.Tom GLOVER (Gk) (international duty), 12.Trent BUHAGIAR (international duty)

MELBOURNE CITY

Ins: 25. Iacopo LA ROCCA (promoted), 34.Connor METCALFE (promoted), 35. Ramy NAJJARINE (promoted)
Outs: 9.Marcelo CARRUSCA (omitted)
Unavailable: 11.Bruce KAMAU (international duty), 13.Stefan MAUK (international duty), 21. Ruon TONGYIK (international duty), 23. Bruno FORNAROLI (ankle)

Central Coast Mariners Squad: 1.Ben KENNEDY (Gk), 2.Storm ROUX, 4.Jake McGING, 5.Antony GOLEC, 6.Tom HIARIEJ, 8.Blake POWELL, 9.ASDRUBAL, 13.Kwabena APPIAH, 14.Adam BERRY, 15.Alan BARO (c), 16.Liam ROSE, 17.Josh BINGHAM, 20.Adam PEARCE (Gk), 21.Kye ROWLES, 22.Jacob MELLING, 24.Lachlan WALES, 25.Peter KEKERIS, 26.Jack KUIPERS
**two to be omitted**

Melbourne City FC Squad: 1.Dean BOUZANIS (Gk), 2.Manny MUSCAT, 3.Scott JAMIESON, 4.Harrison DELBRIDGE, 5.Bart SCHENKEVELD, 6.Osama MALIK, 7.Nick FITZGERALD, 10.Dario VIDOSIC, 14.Daniel ARZANI, 18.Eugene GALEKOVIC (Gk), 22. Michael JAKOBSEN, 25. Iacopo LA ROCCA, 26. Luke BRATTAN, 27. Marcin BUDZINSKI, 34.Connor METCALFE, 35.Ramy NAJJARINE, 37.Nathaniel ATKINSON, 44. Ross MCCORMACK
**two to be omitted**

City defender Iacopo La Rocca
Iacopo La Rocca (right) returns for City

Sunday, 14 January 2018

Adelaide United v Sydney FC

Coopers Stadium, Adelaide

Kick-Off: 6:30PM (Local) (7:00PM AEDT)

Referee: Jarred Gillett

Assistant Referee 1: Paul Cetrangolo

Assistant Referee 2: Ashley Beecham

Fourth Official: Daniel Elder

Video Assistant Referee: Mathew Cheeseman

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

Radio Broadcast: myfootballnation.com (1116 SEN, 5AA (online), 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 hashtag #ADLvSYD

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

ADELAIDE UNITED

Ins: 11.Johan ABSALONSEN (promoted), 37.Daniel ADLUNG (promoted)
Outs: Nil
Unavailable: 6.Vince LIA (knee – 5 weeks), 14.George BLACKWOOD (international duty), 16.Nathan KONSTANDOPOULOS (knock), 19.Ben GARUCCIO (international duty), 20.Paul IZZO (Gk) (international duty), 21.Tarek ELRICH (knee - long term) 

SYDNEY FC

Ins: 16.Anthony KALIK (promoted), 21.Charles Lokolingoy (promoted)
Outs: Nil
Unavailable: 23.Rhyan GRANT (knee – indefinite)

Adelaide United Squad: 1.Daniel MARGUSH (Gk), 2.Michael MARRONE, 4.Ben WARLAND, 5.Taylor REGAN, 7.Ryan KITTO, 8.ISAÍAS (c), 9.Baba DIAWARA, 11.Johan ABSALONSEN, 12.Mark OCHIENG, 17.Nikola MILEUSNIC, 18.Lachlan BROOK, 22.Ersan GÜLÜM, 23.Jordan ELSEY, 24.Jordan O’DOHERTY, 25.Apostolos STAMATELOPOULOS, 29.Ryan STRAIN, 30.Isaac RICHARDS (Gk), 37.Daniel ADLUNG
**two to be omitted**

Sydney FC Squad: 1.Andrew REDMAYNE (Gk), 4.Alex WILKINSON, 5.Jordy BUIJS, 6.Josh BRILLANTE, 7.Michael ZULLO, 8.Paulo RETRE, 9.BOBÔ, 10.Milos NINKOVIC, 11.Adrian MIERZEJEWSKI, 13.Brandon O’NEILL, 14.Alex BROSQUE (c), 16.Anthony KALIK, 17.David CARNEY, 18.Matt SIMON, 21.Charles LOKOLINGOY, 22.Seb RYALL, 26.Luke WILKSHIRE, 30.Thomas HEWARD-BELLE (Gk)
**two to be omitted**

Johan Absalonsen
Johan Absalonsen is back for Adelaide