Jeffers' available for selection

The Newcastle Jets have been bolstered today with the news English striker Francis Jeffers’ visa has been issued.

The Newcastle Jets have been bolstered today with the news English striker Francis Jeffers- visa has been issued.

This was the last piece of paperwork required to enable Jeffers to be available for selection.

Coach Gary van Egmond said earlier today should his visa be issued before Saturday-s Week 5 game against Perth Glory that the new signing would play.

Van Egmond will name an extended squad on Thursday before finalising his team ninety minutes from kick-off on Saturday at Ausgrid Stadium.