Hyundai A-League Round 15 - Ins and Outs

The weekend's action kicks off with the ladder leaders facing the reigning champions. See the vital squad news for all the Round 15 teams!

Friday, 15 January 2016

Melbourne Victory v Brisbane Roar FC

AAMI Park, Melbourne

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

Referee: Shaun Evans

Assistant Referee 1: George Lakrindis

Assistant Referee 2: Luke Brennan

Fourth Official: Jonathan Barreiro

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 7.00pm (AEDT), SBS TWO from 7:30pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 4 (New Zealand)

#MVCvBRI

Radio Broadcast: 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 #MVCvBRI

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

Melbourne Victory squad: 1.Danny VUKOVIC (gk), 4.Nick ANSELL, 6.Leigh BROXHAM (c), 7.Gui FINKLER, 8.Besart BERISHA, 9.Kosta BARBAROUSES, 10.Archie THOMPSON, 13.Oliver BOZANIC, 14.Fahid BEN KHALFALLAH, 16.Rashid MAHAZI, 17.Matthieu DELPIERRE, 18.Dylan MURNANE, 19.George HOWARD, 20.Lawrence THOMAS (gk), 22.Jesse MAKAROUNAS, 23.Jai INGHAM, 32.Stefan NIGRO, 33.Joey KATEBIAN

**two to be omitted**

Melbourne Victory

Ins: 19.George HOWARD, 32.Stefan NIGRO, 33.Joey KATEBIAN (all promoted)

Outs: 5.Daniel GEORGIEVSKI (suspended – 1 match)

Unavailable: 2.Jason GERIA (Olyroos duty), 3.Scott GALLOWAY (Olyroos duty), 11.Connor PAIN (Olyroos duty), 15.Giancarlo GALLIFUOCO (Olyroos duty), 21.Carl VALERI (ill – indefinite), 24.Thomas DENG (Olyroos duty)

Brisbane Roar FC squad: 1.Michael THEO (gk), 3.Shane STEFANUTTO, 5.Corey BROWN, 7.CORONA, 8.Steven LUSTICA, 10.HENRIQUE, 11.Jean Carlos SOLORZANO, 13.Jade NORTH, 14.Daniel BOWLES, 16.Devante CLUT, 17.Matt McKAY (c), 18.Javier HERVAS, 19.Jack HINGERT, 20.Shannon BRADY, 21.Jamie YOUNG (gk), 22.Thomas BROICH, 23.Dimitri PETRATOS, 33.Luke DEVERE

**two to be omitted**

Michael Theo will miss the clash with Wellington through injury.

Ins: 1.Michael THEO (gk), 16.Devante CLUT, 33.Luke DEVERE (all promoted)

Outs: 36.Andre JANNESE (gk) (omitted)

Unavailable: 9.Jamie MACLAREN, 15.James DONACHIE, 28.Brandon BORRELLO (all on Olyroos duty)


Saturday, 16 January 2016

Adelaide United v Central Coast Mariners

Coopers Stadium, Hindmarsh

Kick-Off: 4:45 PM (Local) (5:15 PM (AEDT))

Referee: Matthew Conger

Assistant Referee 1: Paul Cetrangolo

Assistant Referee 2: Stephen Toth

Fourth Official: Rick Schneider

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 5.00pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 4 (New Zealand)

#ADLvCCM

Radio Broadcast: 891 ABC Adelaide, 92.5 ABC Central Coast, ABC Local Radio SA, Grandstand Digital, online & via the ABC Radio Mobile App – A-league Live

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

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

Adelaide United squad: 1.Eugene GALEKOVIC (gk) (c), 2.Michael MARRONE, 3.Iacopo LA ROCCA, 4.Dylan McGOWAN, 5.Osama MALIK, 7.PABLO SANCHEZ, 8.ISAIAS, 9.Sergio CIRIO, 10.Marcelo CARRUSCA, 11.Bruce DJITE, 14.George MELLS, 16.Craig GOODWIN, 17.Mate DUGANDZIC, 18.Jimmy JEGGO, 19.Eli BABALJ, 21.Tarek ELRICH, 25.Ruon TONGYIK, 30.Daniel MARGUSH (gk)

**two to be omitted**

Osama Malik

Ins: 5.Osama MALIK (returns from injury), 17.Mate DUGANDZIC (promoted), 25.Ruon TONGYIK (promoted), 30.Daniel MARGUSH (gk) (promoted)

Outs: 20.John HALL (gk) (Olyroos duty), 23.Jordan ELSEY (suspended – 1 match)

Unavailable: 24.Bruce KAMAU (hamstring – 1 week)

Central Coast Mariners squad: 2.Storm ROUX, 3.Josh ROSE, 5.Harry ASCROFT, 6.Mitch AUSTIN, 7.Fabio FERREIRA, 8.Nick MONTGOMERY (c), 12.Trent BUHAGIAR, 13.Alastair BRAY (GK), 15.Matthew SIM, 16.Liam ROSE, 17.Francesco STELLA, 19.Josh BINGHAM, 20.Anthony KALIK, 21.Michael NEILL, 22.Jake McGING, 23.Tomislav USKOK, 25.Adam BERRY, 40.Tom HEWARD-BELLE (GK)

**two to be omitted**

Central Coast’s Mathew Sim has scored two goals from just 171 minutes of action this season. That’s a goal every 85.5 minutes.

Ins: 15.Matthew SIM (promoted), 20.Anthony KALIK (promoted), 25.Adam BERRY (promoted)

Outs: 4.Jacob POSCOLIERO (suspended – 1 match)

Unavailable: 1.Paul IZZO (GK) (Olyroos duty), 9.Roy O’DONOVAN (suspended – 7 matches)


Saturday, 16 January 2016

Western Sydney Wanderers FC v Sydney FC

Pirtek Stadium, Parramatta

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

Referee: Strebre Delovski

Assistant Referee 1: Nathan MacDonald

Assistant Referee 2: James Tesoriero

Fourth Official: Stephen Lucas

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 7.15pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 4 (New Zealand)

#WSWvSYD

Radio Broadcast: 702 ABC Sydney, 666 ABC Canberra, 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 #WSWvSYD

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

Western Sydney Wanderers FC squad: 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, 15.Kearyn BACCUS, 17.ALBERTO, 18.ANDREU, 19.Mark BRIDGE, 20.Andrew REDMAYNE (gk), 21.Jacob PEPPER, 22.Jonathan ASPROPOTAMITIS, 30.Liam REDDY (gk)

**two to be omitted**

Wanderers midfielder Andreu celebrates converting a penalty against the Jets in Round 5 with teammate Scott Neville.

Ins: 11.Brendon SANTALAB (promoted), 12.Scott NEVILLE (returns from suspension)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 16.Jaushua SOTIRIO (Olyroos duty)

Sydney FC squad: 1.Vedran JANJETOVIC (gk), 2.Seb RYALL, 5.Matt JURMAN, 6.Robert STAMBOLZIEV, 8.Milos DIMITRIJEVIC, 9.Shane SMELTZ, 10.Milos NINKOVIC, 11.Christopher NAUMOFF, 18.Matt SIMON, 19.Jacques FATY, 20.Ivan NECEVSKI (gk), 21.Filip HOLOSKO, 22.Ali ABBAS, 23.Rhyan GRANT, 24.George BLACKWOOD, 25.Aaron CALVER, 27.Mickael TAVARES, 29.Alex MULLEN

**two to be omitted**

Sydney FC players celebrate their Round 14 win over the Jets at Allianz Stadium.

Ins: 25.Aaron CALVER (promoted), 29.Alex MULLEN (promoted)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 3.Alex GERSBACH, 7.Andrew HOOLE, 13.Brandon O’NEILL (all Olyroos duty), 14.Alex BROSQUE (hamstring – 4 weeks)


Saturday, 16 January 2016

Perth Glory v Melbourne City FC

nib Stadium, Perth

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

Referee: Ben Williams

Assistant Referee 1: Josh Mannella

Assistant Referee 2: Andrew Lindsay

Fourth Official: Adam Fielding

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 9.40pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 4 (New Zealand)

#PERvMCY

Radio Broadcast: 720 ABC Perth, 774 ABC Melbourne, ABC Local Radio WA, ABC Local Radio Vic, ABC Grandstand Digital, online & via the ABC Radio Mobile App – A-league Live

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

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

Perth Glory squad: 1.Ante COVIC (gk), 3.Marc WARREN, 5.Antony GOLEC, 7.Gyorgy SANDOR, 9.Andy KEOGH, 11.Richard GARCIA (c), 10.Nebojsa MARINKOVIC, 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, 25.Jacob COLLARD, 29.Aryn WILLIAMS

**two to be omitted**

Michael Thwaite

Ins: 3.Marc WARREN (returns from suspension), 5.Antony GOLEC (promoted), 10.Nebo MARINKOVIC (returns from injury), 23.Michael THWAITE (promoted)

Outs: 2.Alex GRANT (suspended – 1 match), 28.Joe KNOWLES (omitted)

Unavailable: 6.Dino DJULBIC (ankle – 6-8 weeks), 8.Ruben ZADKOVICH (knee – indefinite)

Melbourne City FC squad: 1.Thomas SORENSEN (GK), 3.Aaron HUGHES, 6.Erik PAARTALU, 8.Aaron MOOY, 9.Harry NOVILLO, 11.Michael ZULLO, 15.David WILLIAMS, 16.Jason TRIFIRO, 17.Wade DEKKER, 18.Paulo RETRE, 19.Ben GARUCCIO, 20.Dean BOUZANIS (GK), 22.Jack CLISBY, 23.Bruno FORNAROLI, 24.Patrick KISNORBO (c), 25.Jacob MELLING, 28.Steve KUZMANOVSKI, 39.Ali EYIGUN

**two to be omitted**

Melbourne City players celebrate their win over rivals Melbourne Victory.

Ins: 28.Steve KUZMANOVSKI (promoted), 39.Ali EYIGUN (promoted)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 4.Connor CHAPMAN (knee – 2 months), 5.Ivan FRANJIC (corked thigh – 1 week), 7.Corey GAMEIRO (knee – season), 14.James BROWN (fitness – 1-2 weeks), 21.Stefan MAUK (international duty – Olyroos)


Sunday, 17 January 2016

Newcastle Jets v Wellington Phoenix

Hunter Stadium, Newcastle

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

Referee: Jarred Gillett

Assistant Referee 1: Ashley Beecham

Assistant Referee 2: Kearney Robinson

Fourth Official: Kris Griffiths-Jones

TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 4.30pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 4 (New Zealand)

#NEWvWEL

Radio Broadcast: Online & via the ABC Radio Mobile App – A-league Live

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

Newcastle Jets squad: 1.Mark BIRIGHITTI (Gk), 2.Daniel MULLEN, 3.Jason HOFFMAN, 4.Nigel BOOGAARD (c), 5.Ben KANTAROVSKI, 6.Cameron WATSON, 7.Enver ALIVODIC, 8.MateoPOLJAK, 9.Milos TRIFUNOVIC, 10.LEONARDO, 14.Mitch COOPER, 17.Radovan PAVICEVIC, 20.Ben KENNEDY (Gk), 22.Lachlan JACKSON, 23.David CARNEY, 24.Nicholas COWBURN, 27.Braedyn CROWLEY, 28.Ryan KITTO

**two to be omitted**

Ben Kantarovski celebrates his equaliser against the Roar with teammate Leonardo.

Ins: 10.LEONARDO (returns from injury), 17.Radovan PAVICEVIC (promoted)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 11.Labinot HALITI (knee – season)

Wellington Phoenix squad: 1.Glen MOSS (GK), 3.Justin GULLEY, 4.Roly BONEVACIA, 5.Troy DANASKOS, 6.Dylan FOX, 8.Alex RODRIGUEZ, 10.Michael MCGLINCHEY, 11.Kwabena APPIAH, 12.Blake POWELL, 13.Albert RIERA, 17.Vince LIA, 19.Tom DOYLE, 20.Lewis ITALIANO (GK), 22.Andrew DURANTE (c), 23.Matthew RIDENTON, 28.Joel STEVENS

Roly Bonevacia's piledriver against Adelaide United made the top 10 goals of 2015 in the Hyundai A-League.

Ins: 4.Roly BONEVACIA (returns from suspension), 8.Alex RODRIGUEZ (returns from suspension)

Outs: 7.Jeffery SARPONG (calf strain), 25.Tamupiwa DIMAIRO (omitted)

Unavailable: 2.Manny MUSCAT (suspended – 1 match), 14.Alex RUFER (broken tibia – season), 16.Louis FENTON (ankle – 2-3 weeks), 18.Ben SIGMUND (hamstring – 2-3 weeks), 21.Roy KRISHNA (ankle – 8-10 weeks)