FFA Cup | Round of 32: Phoenix v Mariners

Tonight's fourth all-Hyundai A-League Club showdown sees the Central Coast Mariners, who reached the semi finals last year, welcome Wellington Phoenix to Central Coast Stadium, the Phoenix hoping to avoid a second straight exit in the Westfield FFA Cup Round of 32.

The final four clubs who will progress to the Westfield FFA Cup 2015 Round of 16 will be determined when the remaining four matches in the Round of 32 are played tomorrow night (Tuesday 11 August 2015).

The final match night of the Westfield FFA Cup Round of 32 will feature the remaining three all-Hyundai A-League encounters, with the other match between two PlayStation 4 National Premier Leagues clubs as Victoria’s Oakleigh Cannons host Cairns based FNQ Heat.

With a host of off season arrivals and departures, a new look Western Sydney Wanderers FC will take on Brisbane Roar FC at Penrith’s Pepper Stadium in the FOX SPORTS broadcast match.

New Brisbane Roar FC Head Coach John Aloisi will be hoping to claim his first big scalp since taking charge, while the Wanderers will be out to make amends for their shock Round of 32 exit last year at the hands of Adelaide City.

For the second consecutive year the Newcastle Jets will meet Perth Glory in the Westfield FFA Cup Round of 32 at Magic Park in the Newcastle suburb of Broadmeadow, the Western Australians prevailing 2-0 on that occasion as they went on to reach the Westfield FFA Cup Final 2014.

But following a revamp both on and off the field, the Newcastle Jets will be out to ensure there is representation from the Hunter region in the last 16.

The final all-Hyundai A-League Club showdown sees the Central Coast Mariners, who reached the semi finals last year, welcome Wellington Phoenix to Central Coast Stadium, the Phoenix hoping to avoid a second straight exit in the Westfield FFA Cup Round of 32.

Finally at Jack Edwards Reserve in Melbourne’s south east, the Oakleigh Cannons and FNQ Heat will battle it out to become the last Member Federation club through to the Westfield FFA Cup 2015 Round of 16.

The clash between Western Sydney Wanderers FC and Brisbane Roar FC will be broadcast LIVE and exclusive on FOX SPORTS Channel 505 from 7pm AEST, while there will be updates and crosses to the other three matches.

The three non-broadcast matches will also be streamed online at www.foxsports.com.au/football/ffa-cup/ffacupondemand and Apple TV via FOX SPORTS Now.

For ticketing details on all four matches click here and for a more detailed preview as well as further information about the Westfield FFA Cup, visit www.theffacup.com.au

As part of the coverage, FOX SPORTS will feature a half hour Westfield FFA Cup magazine show Fields to Dream that illustrates the history of the clubs.

The draw for the Westfield FFA Cup Round of 16 will take place at 4pm on Wednesday 12 August 2015.

 

Central Coast Mariners v Wellington Phoenix

Tuesday, 11 August 2015

Central Coast Stadium, Gosford (NSW)

Kick-off: 7:30pm local (7:30pm AEST)

Referee: Steve Lucas

Assistant Referee 1: Lance Greenshields

Assistant Referee 2: Leigh Pigram

Fourth Official: Ben Abraham

 

Online Broadcast: Streamed online at www.foxsports.com.au/football/ffa-cup/ffacupondemand and Apple TV via FOX SPORTS Now

Radio Broadcast: Coast FM 96.3

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

 

Central Coast Mariners squad: 1.Paul IZZO (gk), 2.Storm ROUX, 3.Josh ROSE, 4.Jacob POSCOLIERO, 5.Harry ASHCROFT, 6.Mitch AUSTIN, 7.Fabio FERREIRA, 8.Nick MONTGOMERY, 9.Roy O’DONOVAN, 10.Anthony CACERES, 11.Nick FITZGERALD, 12.Liam REDDY (gk), 15.Matt SIM, 16.Liam ROSE, 18.Glen TRIFIRO, 19.Josh BINGHAM, 20.Anthony KALIK, 21.Michael NEILL, 22.Jake McGING, 23.Eddy BOSNAR

 

Wellington Phoenix squad: 1.Glen MOSS (gk), 2.Manny MUSCAT, 4.Roly BONEVACIA, 8.Alex RODRIGUEZ, 10.Michael McGLINCHEY, 11.Kwabena APPIAH, 13.Albert RIERA, 14.Alex RUFER, 16.Louis FENTON, 17.Vince LIA, 18.Ben SIGMUND, 19.Tom DOYLE, 20.Lewis ITALIANO (gk), 21.Roy KRISHNA, 22.Andrew DURANTE, 23.Matthew RIDENTON, 29.Joel STEVENS, 30.Oli SALI (gk), 31.Andrew BLAKE