Round 6 sees table toppers Perth Glory come to town for the Distance Derby and Wellington Phoenix will be looking to upset their run in the Hyundai A-League.
Despite losing to Adelaide, Mandi netted his first goal in the league and he’ll want to continue his fine form this weekend.
Match Day is proudly bought to you by Hell Pizza who will give a free gourmet snack pizza to everyone in attendance when Wellington Phoenix grab the three points at Westpac Stadium. So make sure you get your player face mask on entry and cheer the team along!
Cash the Gate is back and we’ll be starting from a base of $12,000 so if the crowd exceeds 10,000 people, you could be in to win! Grab your ticket and get your friends and family together to join in on all the action. Terms and Conditions here.
Wellington Phoenix Vs. Perth Glory, Westpac Stadium, 7:00 pm kick off (NZT)
Referee: Adam Kersey
Assistant Referee 1: Lance Greenshields
Assistant Referee 2: James Tesoriero
Fourth Official: Adrian Arndt
VAR: Nick Waldron
TV Broadcast: Live on Sky Sport 4 from 6.30 pm (NZT) and FOX SPORTS 505 from 5.00pm (AEDT)
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Wellington Phoenix Squad: 1.Filip KURTO (gk), 4.Mandi SOSA, 5.Ryan LOWRY, 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
**two to be omitted**
Ins: 13. Liberato CACACE, 18. Sarpreet SINGH
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: 11.Brendon SANTALAB (promoted), 13.Matthew SPIRANOVIC (promoted), 14.Chris HAROLD (promoted)
Outs: 2.Alex GRANT (injured)
Unavailable: 2.Alex GRANT (foot – 1-2 weeks), 23.Scott NEVILLE (ankle 1-2 weeks), 27.JUANDE (knee – 1-2 weeks)