Round 6 squads: Newcastle vs. Brisbane


Sunday, 9 November 2013
Newcastle Jets v Brisbane Roar
Hunter Stadium, Newcastle
Kick-off: 5:00pm local (5:00pm AEDT)
Referee: Matthew Gillett
Assistant Referee 1: Scott Edeling
Assistant Referee 2: Ryan Gallagher
Fourth Official: Tim McGilchrist

TV Broadcast: 7.30pm (AEDT) Live and exclusive broadcast on FOX Sports 1HD. Sky Sport 1 (New Zealand).
Radio Broadcast: 1233 ABC Newcastle, 612 ABC Brisbane, ABC Local Radio Queensland, Grandstand Digital Online/Mobile phone app.
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Newcastle Jets have scored as many goals in their last two A-League games as they had in their previous nine combined (4).

Four of the five goals that Newcastle have conceded in the A-League this season have come in the 60th minute or later.

Brisbane Roar have failed to score a single goal in their last two visits to Hunter Stadium against Newcastle Jets.

Brisbane Roar have won six of their last seven regular season A-League matches (excl. playoffs).

Newcastle Jets Squad: 1.Mark BIRIGHITTI (GK), 2.Scott NEVILLE, 3.Taylor REGAN, 4.Kew JALIENS, 5.Ben KANTAROVSKI, 7.Andrew HOOLE, 8.Ruben ZADKOVICH (c), 9.Emile HESKEY, 10.Nathan BURNS, 11.Craig GOODWIN, 12.Connor CHAPMAN, 15.Josh BRILLANTE, 16.Jacob PEPPER, 18.James BROWN, 19.Michael BRIDGES, 20.Ben KENNEDY (gk), 21.Sam GALLAWAY, 22.Adam TAGGART **two to be omitted**.

Ins: Craig Goodwin (promoted), Taylor REGAN (promoted)
Outs: Nil
Unavailable: Mitch COOPER (knee – 3 weeks)

Brisbane Roar squad: 1. Michael THEO (gk), 2. Matthew SMITH (c), 10. HENRIQUE, 13. Jade NORTH, 14. Diogo FERREIRA, 15. James DONACHIE, 18. Luke BRATTAN, 19. Jack HINGERT, 29. Matthew ACTON (gk), 22. Thomas BROICH, 23. Dimitri PETRATOS, 26.Corey BROWN, 27. Devante CLUT, 28. Brandon BORRELLO, 29.Kwame YEBOAH, Lachlan JACKSON, Patrick THEODORE, Ben LITFIN **two to be omitted**.

In: Jade NORTH (returns from injury), Lachlan JACKSON (promoted), Patrick THEODORE (promoted), Ben LITFIN (promoted)
Out: Ivan FRANJIC (International duty – 1 week), Matt McKAY (International duty – 1 week)
Unavailable: Shane STEFANUTTO (hamstring – one week), Besart BERISHA (hamstring – one week), Liam MILLER (calf – one week), George LAMBADARDIS (knee – season), Kofi Danning (knee- indefinite)


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