Hyundai A-League Round 11 - Ins and Outs

Plenty of clubs are getting their tall timber back this weekend with Boogaard, Malik, Hughes, Aspro and Delpierre all named to return. Plus an A-League veteran could also make his comeback. See how all the squads shape up for Round 11!

Friday, 18 December 2015

Newcastle Jets v Adelaide United

Hunter Stadium, Newcastle

Kick-Off:  7:40 PM (Local) (7:40 PM (AEDT))

Referee:  Kris Griffiths-Jones

Assistant Referee 1:  Ryan Gallagher

Assistant Referee 2:  James Cleal

Fourth Official:  Trent Nash

TV Broadcast:  Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 7.00pm (AEDT), SBS TWO from 7:30pm AEDT and Sky Sport 3 (New Zealand)

#NEWvADL

Radio Broadcast:  1233 ABC Newcastle, 891 ABC Adelaide, ABC Local Radio SA, ABC Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Radio Mobile App – A-league Live. Crocmedia A-League Live ( www.facebook.com/A-leagueLIVERadio ).

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

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

Newcastle Jets squad:  1.Mark BIRIGHITTI (gk), 3.Jason HOFFMAN, 4.Nigel BOOGAARD (c), 5.Ben KANTAROVSKI, 6.Cameron WATSON, 7.Enver ALIVODIC, 8.Mateo POLJAK, 9.Milos TRIFUNOVIC, 10.LEONARDO, 14.Mitch COOPER, 17.Radovan PAVICEVIC, 20.Ben KENNEDY (gk), 22.Lachlan JACKSON, 23.David CARNEY, 24.Nicholas COWBURN, 25.Brandon LUNDY, 27.Braedyn CROWLEY, 28.Ryan KITTO

**two to be omitted**

Defender Nigel Boogaard watches City score in the first-half on Friday night.

Ins:  4.Nigel BOOGAARD (returns from injury), 14.Mitch COOPER (promoted), 25.Brandon LUNDY (promoted)

Outs:  13.Lee KI-JE (medical, Korea Republic)

Unavailable:  2.Daniel MULLEN (knee – indefinite), 11.Labinot HALITI (knee – season)

Adelaide United squad:  1.Eugene GALEKOVIC (gk) (c), 2.Michael MARRONE, 4.Dylan McGOWAN, 5.Osama MALIK, 7.PABLO SANCHEZ, 8.ISAIAS, 9.Sergio CIRIO, 10.Marcelo CARRUSCA, 11.Bruce DJITE, 14.George MELLS, 15.Ben WARLAND, 16.Craig GOODWIN, 17.Mate DUGANDZIC, 18.Jimmy JEGGO, 19.Eli BABALJ, 20.John HALL (gk), 21.Tarek ELRICH, 23.Jordan ELSEY

**two to be omitted**

Osama Malik

Ins:  5.Osama MALIK (returns from injury), 19.Eli BABALJ (returns from injury)

Outs:  Nil

Unavailable:  3.Iacopo LA ROCCA (foot – 1 week), 24.Bruce KAMAU (hamstring – 5 weeks)


Saturday, 19 December 2015

Wellington Phoenix v Sydney FC

Westpac Stadium, Wellington

Kick-Off:  7:15 PM (Local) (5:15 PM (AEDT))

Referee:  Peter Green

Assistant Referee 1:  Mark Rule

Assistant Referee 2:  Glen Lochrie

Fourth Official:  Alex King

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

#WELvSYD

Radio Broadcast:  702 ABC Sydney, ABC Local Radio NSW, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Radio Mobile App – A-league Live.

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

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

Wellington Phoenix squad:  1.Glen MOSS (gk), 2.Manny MUSCAT, 4.Roly BONEVACIA, 5.Troy Danaskos, 7.Jeffrey SARPONG, 8.Alex RODRIGUEZ, 10.Michael MCGLINCHEY, 11.Kwabena APPIAH, 12.Blake POWELL, 13.Albert RIERA, 14.Alex RUFER, 16.Louis FENTON, 17.Vince LIA, 19.Tom DOYLE, 20.Lewis ITALIANO (gk), 21.Roy KRISHNA, 22.Andrew DURANTE (c), 23.Matthew RIDENTON

**two to be omitted**

Phoenix players celebrate Vince Lia's goal against Perth Glory.

Ins:  5.Troy DANASKOS (promoted), 11.Kwabena APPIAH (promoted), 17.Vince LIA (returns from injury)

Outs:  3.Justin GULLEY (muscle injury – 1 week)

Unavailable:  18.Ben SIGMUND (hip injury)

Sydney FC squad:  1.Vedran JANJETOVIC (gk), 2.Seb RYALL, 5.Matt JURMAN, 6. Robert STAMBOLZIEV, 7.Andrew HOOLE, 8.Milos DIMITRIJEVIC, 9.Shane SMELTZ, 10.Milos NINKOVIC, 11.Christopher NAUMOFF, 13.Brandon O’NEILL, 18.Matt SIMON, 19. Jacques FATY, 20.Ivan NECEVSKI (gk), 21.Filip HOLOSKO, 23.Rhyan GRANT, 24.George BLACKWOOD, 25.Aaron CALVER, 27.Mickael TAVARES

**two to be omitted**

Andrew Hoole on debut for Sydney FC.

Ins:  6.Robert STAMBOLZIEV (promoted), 7.Andrew HOOLE (returns from injury), 25.Aaron CALVER (promoted)

Outs:  3.Alex GERSBACH (suspended – 1 week)

Unavailable:  14.Alex BROSQUE (hamstring – 1 week), 22.Ali ABBAS (knee – indefinite)


Saturday, 19 December 2015

Melbourne City FC v Melbourne Victory

AAMI Park, Melbourne

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

Referee:  Ben Williams

Assistant Referee 1:  Matthew Cream

Assistant Referee 2:  Luke Brennan

Fourth Official:  Shaun Evans

TV Broadcast:  Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 7.00pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 1 (New Zealand)

#MelbDerby

Radio Broadcast:  774 ABC Melbourne, ABC Local Radio Vic, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Radio Mobile App – A-league Live. SEN Radio (Melbourne). Crocmedia A-League Live ( www.facebook.com/A-leagueLIVERadio ).

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

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

Melbourne City FC squad:  1.Thomas SORENSEN (gk), 3.Aaron HUGHES, 5.Ivan FRANJIC, 6.Erik PAARTALU, 8.Aaron MOOY, 9.Harry NOVILLO, 10.Robi KOREN, 15.David WILLIAMS, 18.Paulo RETRE, 19.Ben GARUCCIO, 20.Tando VELAPHI (gk), 21.Stefan MAUK, 22.Jack CLISBY, 23.Bruno FORNAROLI, 24.Patrick KISNORBO (c), 25.Jacob MELLING, 30.Hernan ESPINDOLA, 36.Matt MILLAR

**two to be omitted**

Melbourne City: Aaron Hughes - Overall Rating – 70

Ins:  3.Aaron HUGHES (returns from injury), 30.Hernan ESPINDOLA (promoted), 36.Matt MILLAR (promoted)

Outs:  4.Connor CHAPMAN (knee – 2-3 months)

Unavailable:  7.Corey GAMEIRO (knee – season), 26.Marc MARINO (knee – 4-5 weeks)

Melbourne Victory squad:  1.Danny VUKOVIC (gk), 2.Jason GERIA, 5.Daniel GEORGIEVSKI, 6.Leigh BROXHAM (c), 7.Gui FINKLER, 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**

Matthieu Delpierre says Victory should prepare for parked buses next season.

Ins:  10.Archie THOMPSON (returns from injury), 17.Matthieu DELPIERRE (promoted), 24.Thomas DENG (promoted)

Outs:  19.George HOWARD (omitted)

Unavailable:  4.Nick ANSELL (foot – 4 weeks), 21.Carl VALERI (ill – indefinite)


Saturday, 19 December 2015

Perth Glory v Western Sydney Wanderers FC

nib Stadium, Perth

Kick-Off:  6:40 PM (Local) (9:40 PM (AEDT))

Referee:  Jarred Gillett

Assistant Referee 1:  Josh Mannella

Assistant Referee 2:  Andrew Lindsay

Fourth Official:  David Bruce

TV Broadcast:  Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 9.30pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 1 (New Zealand)

#PERvWSW

Radio Broadcast:  720 ABC Perth, ABC Local Radio WA, 702 ABC Sydney, ABC Local Radio NSW, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Radio Mobile App – A-league Live.

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

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

Perth Glory squad:  1.Ante COVIC (gk), 2.Alex GRANT, 3.Marc WARREN, 5.Antony GOLEC, 7.Gyorgy SANDOR, 10.Nebojsa MARINKOVIC, 11.Richard GARCIA (c), 12.Jerrad TYSON (gk), 13.Diogo FERREIRA, 14.Chris HAROLD, 15.Hagi GLIGOR, 17.Diego CASTRO, 18.Mitch OXBORROW, 19.Josh RISDON, 23.Michael THWAITE, 24.Jamal REINERS, 28.Joe KNOWLES, 29.Aryn WILLIAMS

**two to be omitted**

Jamal Reiners and Diego Castro celebrate combining for Glory's decisive goal against Victory.

Ins:  5.Antony Golec (promoted), 15.Hagi GLIGOR (promoted)

Outs:  Nil

Unavailable:  6.Dino DJULBIC (ankle – 6 weeks), 8.Ruben ZADKOVICH (knee – indefinite), 16.Sidnei SCIOLA (quad – 2 weeks), 20.Guyon FERNANDEZ (hamstring – 2 weeks)

Western Sydney Wanderers FC squad:  1.Dean BOUZANIS (gk), 3.Scott JAMIESON, 4.Nikolai TOPOR-STANLEY (c), 6.Mitch NICHOLS, 7.Romeo CASTELEN, 8.DIMAS, 9.Federico PIOVACCARI, 10.Dario VIDOSIC, 11.Brendon SANTALAB, 12.Scott NEVILLE, 14.Golgol MEBRAHTU, 16.Jaushua SOTIRIO, 17.ALBERTO, 18.ANDREU, 19.Mark BRIDGE, 20.Andrew REDMAYNE (gk), 21.Jacob PEPPER, 22.Jonathan ASPROPOTAMITIS

**two to be omitted**

Federico Piovaccari celebrates after scoring his first goal for the Wanderers.

Ins:  9.Federico PIOVACCARI (promoted), 22.Jonathan ASPROPOTAMITIS (promoted)

Outs:  Nil

Unavailable:  Nil


Sunday, 20 December 2015

Central Coast Mariners v Brisbane Roar FC

Central Coast Stadium, Gosford

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

Referee:  Chris Beath

Assistant Referee 1:  Ashley Beecham

Assistant Referee 2:  Owen Goldrick

Fourth Official:  Strebre Delovski

TV Broadcast:  Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 7.00pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 3 (New Zealand)

#CCMvBRI

Radio Broadcast:  92.5 ABC Central Coast, 612 ABC Brisbane, ABC Local Radio Qld, Grandstand Digital, Online & via the ABC Radio Mobile App – A-league Live. Coast FM 96.3 (Central Coast)

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

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

Central Coast Mariners squad:  1.Paul IZZO (gk), 2.Storm ROUX, 3.Josh ROSE, 4.Jacob POSCOLIERO, 5.Harry ASCROFT, 6.Mitch AUSTIN, 8.Nick MONTGOMERY (c), 9.Roy O’DONOVAN, 10.Anthony CACERES, 11.Nick FITZGERALD,15.Matthew SIM, 16.Liam ROSE, 19.Josh BINGHAM, 20.Anthony KALIK, 23.Tomislav USKOK, 25.Adam BERRY 40.Tom HEWARD-BELLE (gk)

**two to omitted**

The Mariners celebrate scoring at Central Coast Stadium.

Ins:  4.Jacob POSCOLIERO (promoted), 22.Jake McGING (promoted) 25.Adam BERRY (promoted)

Outs:  24.Jake ADELSON (knee – indefinite awaiting scan results)

Unavailable:  7.Fabio FERREIRA (hamstring – 1 week), 18.Glen TRIFIRO (back – 2 weeks)

Brisbane Roar FC squad:  3.Shane STEFANUTTO, 5.Corey BROWN, 7.CORONA, 8.Steven LUSTICA, 9.Jamie MACLAREN, 10.HENRIQUE, 11.Jean Carlos SOLORZANO, 13.Jade NORTH, 14.Daniel BOWLES, 15.James DONACHIE, 17.Matt McKAY (c), 18.Javier HERVAS, 19.Jack HINGERT, 21.Jamie YOUNG (gk), 22.Thomas BROICH, 23.Dimitri PETRATOS, 28.Brandon BORRELLO, 36.Andre JANNESE (gk)

**two to be omitted**

Brisbane Roar forwards Jamie Maclaren and Brandon Borrello are nominees for the NAB YFOTY award.

Ins:  5.Corey BROWN (promoted), 28.Brandon BORRELLO (promoted)

Outs:  Nil

Unavailable:  Nil