Hyundai Ins and Outs: Round 7

Hyundai A-League Champions Melbourne Victory have been boosted by the return of both Georg Neidermeier and James Troisi ahead of Saturday evening's clash with original rivals Adelaide United.

German centre-back Neidermeier has recovered from concussion while attacker Troisi is over a bout of illness, a significant boost for Kevin Muscat's Victory, who go in search of their fifth win on the trot.

Sydney FC welcome back a star of their own in Siem de Jong for Saturday's clash against Wellington Phoenix, while Roly Bonevacia, Ross McCormack, Kalifa Cisse and Ante Covic are all significant ins for Round 7.

So read on to get up to speed with all the important team news!

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Western Sydney Wanderers v Central Coast Mariners

Spotless Stadium, Sydney Olympic Park
Friday, 7 December 2018

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

Referee: Jarred Gillett

Assistant Referee 1: James Tesoriero

Assistant Referee 2: Kearney Robinson

Fourth Official: Stephen Lucas

VAR: Kris Griffiths-Jones

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 7.30pm (AEDT) , Sky Sport 4 (New Zealand) and MyFootball Live App, Live Fast and Data Free for Telstra mobile customers

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 #WSWvCCM

To purchase tickets visit www.a-league.com.au/tickets

Western Sydney Wanderers FC squad: 1.Danijel NIZIC (gk), 4.Josh RISDON, 5.Brendan HAMILL (c), 7.Nick FITZGERALD, 8.Jordan O’DOHERTY, 9.Oriol RIERA, 10.Alexander BAUMJOHANN, 11.Bruce KAMAU, 16.Jaushua SOTRIO, 17.Keanu BACCUS, 18.Marc TOKICH, 20.Vedran JANJETOVIC (gk), 21.Tarek ELRICH, 22.Rashid MAHAZI, 24.Raul LLORENTE, 28.Roly BONEVACIA, 34.Patrick ZIEGLER, 49.Abraham MAJOK

Ins: 22.Rashid MAHAZI (promoted), 28.Roly BONEVACIA (returns from injury), 34.Patrick Ziegler (promoted)

Outs: 13.Tass MOURDOUKOUTAS (Not Selected)

Unavailable: 12.Ruon TONGYIK (injury – one week), 19.Mark BRIDGE (injury – two weeks)

PREVIEW: Western Sydney Wanderers v Central Coast Mariners

Central Coast Mariners squad: 1.Ben KENNEDY (gk), 3.Jack CLISBY, 4.Jake McGING, 5.Antony GOLEC, 6.Tom HIARIEJ, 7.Andrew HOOLE, 8.Michael McGLINCHEY, 11.Connor PAIN, 12.Adam PEARCE (gk), 13.Aiden O’NEILL, 15.Kye ROWLES, 16.Josh MACDONALD, 18.Matt MILLAR, 19.Matt SIMON (c), 20.Kalifa CISSE, 22.Jacob MELLING, 23.Mario SHABOW, 44.Ross McCORMACK

**two to be omitted**

Ins: 20.Kalifa CISSE (return from suspension) & 44.Ross McCORMACK (return from injury)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 10.Tommy OAR (knee), 21.Corey GAMEIRO (calf), 25.Jordan MURRAY (ankle)

Ross McCormack

 

Sydney FC v Wellington Phoenix

Jubilee Stadium, Kogarah
Saturday, 8 December 2018

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

Referee: Jonathan Barreiro

Assistant Referee 1: Owen Goldrick

Assistant Referee 2: James Cleal

Fourth Official: Ben Abraham

VAR: Jarred Gillett

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 5.00pm (AEDT), Sky Sport 1 (New Zealand) and MyFootball Live App, Live Fast and Data Free for Telstra mobile customers

Radio Broadcast: myfootballnation.com (SRN 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 #SYDvWEL

To purchase tickets visit www.a-league.com.au/tickets

Sydney FC squad: 1.Andrew REDMAYNE (gk), 2.Aaron CALVER, 4.Alex WILKINSON, 5.Jop van der LINDEN, 6.Josh BRILLANTE, 7.Michael ZULLO, 8.Paulo RETRE, 9.Adam LE FONDRE, 10.Milos NINKOVIC, 11.Daniel DE SILVA, 13.Brandon O’NEILL, 14.Alex BROSQUE (c), 20.Alex CISAK (gk), 21.Charles LOKOLI-NGOY, 22.Siem DE JONG, 23.Rhyan GRANT, 24.Cam DEVLIN, 31. Luke IVANOVIC.

**two to be omitted**

Ins: 11.Daniel DE SILVA (return from unavailability due to loan agreement), 22.Siem DE JONG (return from injury)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 3.Ben WARLAND (foot – 3 weeks), 12.Trent BUHAGIAR (ACL – indefinite), 19.Chris ZUVELA (knee – indefinite),

PREVIEW: Sydney FC v Wellington Phoenix

Wellington Phoenix Squad: 4.Mandi SOSA,  6.Dylan FOX, 8.Mitch NICHOLS, 9.Nathan BURNS, 11.David WILLIAMS, 13.Liberato CACACE, 14.Alex RUFER, 15.Michal KOPZCYNSKI, 16.Louis FENTON, 18.Sarpreet SINGH, 19.Tom DOYLE, 20.Oliver SAIL (gk), 21.Roy KRISHNA, 22.Andrew DURANTE (c), 23.Max BURGESS,  27.Steven TAYLOR, 30.Zac JONES (gk) 40.Ante Covic (gk)

**two to be omitted**

Ins: 6.Dylan FOX (promoted) 8.Mitch NICHOLS (promoted) 19.Tom DOYLE (promoted) 30.Zac JONES (promoted) 40.Ante COVIC (gk) (new signing – injury replacement)

Outs: 1.Filip KURTO (gk) (injured - 1 week), 3.Reuben WAY (not selected), 5.Ryan LOWRY (suspended -1 week)

Unavailable: Nil

Elrich Nichols

Melbourne Victory v Adelaide United

Marvel Stadium, Melbourne
Saturday, 8 December 2018

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

Referee: Shaun Evans

Assistant Referee 1: Wilson Brown

Assistant Referee 2: Daniel Ilievski

Fourth Official: Lachlan Keevers

VAR: Kris Griffiths-Jones

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 7.30pm (AEDT), 10 BOSS from 7:30pm (AEDT), Sky Sport 1 (New Zealand) and MyFootball Live App, Live Fast and Data Free for Telstra mobile customers

Radio Broadcast: myfootballnation.com (1116SEN, SEN+, SEN SA, Sport FM Perth, MSR National). ABC News on Radio, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Listen App – A-League Live.

Join the conversation on Twitter using the hash tag #MVCvADL

To purchase tickets visit www.a-league.com.au/tickets

Melbourne Victory squad: 1.Matt ACTON (gk), 2.Storm ROUX, 3.Corey BROWN, 4.Keisuke HONDA, 5.Georg NIEDERMEIER, 6.Leigh BROXHAM, 8.Terry ANTONIS, 9.Kosta BARBAROUSES, 10.James TROISI, 11.Ola TOIVONEN, 13.Birkan KIRDAR, 14.Thomas DENG, 15.Raul BAENA, 16.Josh HOPE, 19.Rahmat AKBARI, 20.Lawrence THOMAS (gk), 21.Carl VALERI (c), 26.Nicholas SETTE

**two to be omitted**

Ins: 5.Georg NIEDERMEIER (return from injury), 10.James TROISI (return from injury), 21.Nicholas SETTE (promoted)

Outs: 22.Nick ANSELL (shoulder - TBC)

Unavailable: Kenny ATHIU (hamstring – TBC), Jai Ingham (quad – TBC)

PREVIEW: Melbourne Victory v Adelaide United

Adelaide United Squad: 1.Daniel MARGUŠ (gk), 2.Michael MARRONE, 3.Scott GALLOWAY, 4.Ryan STRAIN, 6.Vince LIA, 7.Ryan KITTO, 8.Isaías SÁNCHEZ (c), 10.Ken ILSØ, 11.Craig GOODWIN, 16.Nathan KONSTANDOPOULOS, 17.Nikola MILEUSNIĆ, 20.Paul IZZO (gk), 22.Michael JAKOBSEN, 23.Jordan ELSEY, 26.Ben HALLORAN, 27.Louis D’ARRIGO, 32.Carlo ARMIENTO, 33.Apostolos STAMATELOPOULOS

**two to be omitted**

Ins: 1.Daniel MARGUŠ (gk) (promoted), 22.Michael JAKOBSEN (returns from injury), 27.Louis D’ARRIGO (promoted), 32.Carlo ARMIENTO (promoted)

Outs: 5.Taylor REGAN (suspended - 1 week), 30.Isaac RICHARDS (not selected)

Unavailable: 9.Baba DIAWARA (knee), 14.George BLACKWOOD (collar bone), 18.Lachlan BROOK (knee) 31.Mirko BOLAND (hamstring)

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Michael Jakobsen

Perth Glory v Melbourne City

nib Stadium, Perth
Saturday, 8 December 2018

Kick-Off: 7:00PM (Local) (10:00PM (AEDT))

Referee: Peter Green

Assistant Referee 1: Josh Mannella

Assistant Referee 2: Matthew Southern

Fourth Official: Adam Fielding

VAR: Craig Zetter

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 7.00pm (AEDT) , Sky Sport 1 (New Zealand) and MyFootball Live App, Live Fast and Data Free for Telstra mobile customers

Radio Broadcast: myfootballnation.com (6PR, SEN1116 (from 10pm) SEN+ (from 10pm) and SEN SA). ABC News on Radio, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Listen App – A-League Live.

Join the conversation on Twitter using the hash tag #PER vMCY

To purchase tickets visit www.a-league.com.au/tickets

Perth Glory squad: 1.Tando VELAPHI (gk), 3.Jason DAVIDSON, 4.Shane LOWRY, 5.Ivan FRANJIC, 6.Dino DJULBIC, 7.Joel CHIANESE, 9.Andy KEOGH,  11.Brendon SANTALAB, 13.Matthew SPIRANOVIC, 14.Chris HAROLD,  15.Brandon WILSON, 16.Tomislav MRCELA, 17.Diego CASTRO, 19.Chris IKONOMIDIS, 20.Jake BRIMMER, 22.Fabio FERREIRA, 33.Liam REDDY (gk), 88.Neil KILKENNY

**two to be omitted**

Ins: 13.Matthew SPIRANOVIC (promoted), 14.Chris HAROLD (promoted)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 2.Alex GRANT (foot – 2 weeks), 23.Scott NEVILLE (ankle - 2 weeks), 27.JUANDE (knee – 1 week)

PREVIEW: Perth Glory v Melbourne City

Melbourne City FC squad: 1.Mark BIRIGHITTI (gk), 2.Ritchie De LAET, 3.Scott JAMIESON (c) , 4.Harrison DELBRIDGE, 5.Bart SCHENKEVELD, 7.Rostyn GRIFFITHS, 8.Riley McGREE, 10.Dario VIDOSIC, 13.Nathaniel ATKINSON, 15.Kearyn BACCUS, 18.Eugene GALEKOVIC (gk), 19.Lachlan WALES, 21.Ramy NAJJARINE, 22.Curtis GOOD, 25.Iacopo LA ROCCA, 26.Luke BRATTAN, 27.Florin BERENGUER-BOHRER, 34.Connor METCALFE

**two to be omitted**

Ins: 21.Ramy NAJJARINE (promoted), 34.Connor METCALFE (promoted)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 11.Michael O’HALLORAN (hamstring)

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Newcastle Jets v Brisbane Roar

McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle
Sunday, 9 December 2018

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

Referee: Kurt Ams

Assistant Referee 1: Ryan Gallagher

Assistant Referee 2: Matthew McOrist

Fourth Official: Adrian Arndt

VAR: Craig Zetter

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 4.30pm (AEDT) , Sky Sport 4 (New Zealand) and MyFootball Live App, Live Fast and Data Free for Telstra mobile customers

Radio Broadcast: myfootballnation.com (4BC, SEN+ and Sport FM). ABC News on Radio, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Listen App – A-League Live.

Join the conversation on Twitter using the hash tag #NEWvBRI

To purchase tickets visit www.a-league.com.au/tickets

Newcastle Jets squad: 1.Glen MOSS (gk), 3.Jason HOFFMAN, 4.Nigel BOOGAARD (c), 5.Ben KANTAROVSKI, 6.Steven UGARKOVIC, 7.Dimi PETRATOS, 8.Jair, 11.Mitch AUSTIN, 13.Ivan VUJICA, 14.Kaine SHEPPARD, 16.Nick COWBURN, 17.Daniel GEORGIEVSKI, 18.Johnny KOUTROUMBIS, 20.Lewis ITALIANO (gk), 23.Matthew RIDENTON, 32.Angus THURGATE, 44.Nikolai TOPOR-STANLEY

**one to be omitted**

Ins: 8.Jair (return from injury), 11.Mitch AUSTIN (promoted), 14.Kaine SHEPPARD (return from injury)

Outs: 10.Ronald VARGAS (injury – groin), 22.Lachlan JACKSON (injury – nose)

Unavailable: 9.Roy O’DONOVAN (suspension – 2 rounds),  24.Joe CHAMPNESS (foot - TBC)

PREVIEW: Newcastle Jets v Brisbane Roar

Brisbane Roar FC squad: 1.Brendan WHITE (gk), 2.Dane INGHAM, 4.Daniel BOWLES, 6.Avram PAPADOPOULOS, 7.Thomas KRISTENSEN, 8.Jacob PEPPER, 9.Adam TAGGART, 11.Eric BAUTHEAC, , 14.Alex LOPEZ, 15.Stefan NIGRO, 17.Matt MCKAY (c), 19.Jack HINGERT, 21.Jamie YOUNG (gk), 22.Tobias MIKKELSEN, 23.Dylan WENZEL-HALLS, 24.Connor O’TOOLE, 26.Nick D’AGOSTINO, 33.HENRIQUE

**two to be omitted**

Ins: 2.Dane INGHAM (promoted), 15.Stefan NIGRO (promoted), 26.Nicholas D’AGOSTINO (promoted)

Outs: 13.Stefan MAUK (suspended – 1 match)

Unavailable: 10.Brett HOLMAN (knee – TBC)

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