Jets confirm playing numbers

The Jets have announced the jersey numbers of the Club’s contracted players for the 2012/13 A-League season.

The Hunter Ports Newcastle Jets have announced the jersey numbers of the Club-s contracted players for the 2012/13 A-League season.

Players have been allocated numbers that traditionally correspond with their playing position.

New recruits Scott Neville (2), Josh Mitchell (4), Dominik Ritter (5), James Brown (7), Bernardo Ribeiro (10), Joshua Brillante (12), Craig Goodwin (15), Mark Birighitti (20), Adam Taggart (22) and Mitchell Cooper (25) have all been assigned their jersey numbers for the coming season.

Squad members from last season who have changed numbers include Ruben Zadkovich (number 10 to 8), Tiago Calvano (number 5 to 3) and Taylor Regan (number 2 to 14).

Jobe Wheelhouse (number 12 to 16), Jacob Pepper (number 25 to 18) and Michael Bridges (number 9 to 19) have also changed.

Newcastle Jets playing numbers 2012/13: 1) Ben Kennedy - Goalkeeper 2) Scott Neville - Defender 3) Tiago Calvano - Defender 4) Josh Mitchell - Defender 5) Dominik Ritter - Defender 6) Ben Kantarovski - Midfielder 7) James Brown - Midfielder 8) Ruben Zadkovich - Midfielder 9) Unallocated 10) Bernardo Ribeiro - Midfielder 11) Connor Chapman - Defender 12) Joshua Brillante - Midfielder 13) Sam Gallaway - Defender 14) Taylor Regan - Defender 15) Craig Goodwin - Defender 16) Jobe Wheelhouse - Midfielder 17) James Virgili - Forward 18) Jacob Pepper - Midfielder 19) Michael Bridges - Forward 20) Mark Birighitti - Goalkeeper 21) Marko Jesic - Forward 22) Adam Taggart - Forward 23) Ryan Griffiths - Forward 24) Mitchell Oxborrow - Midfielder 25) Mitch Cooper - Midfielder 30) Jack Duncan - Goalkeeper

MERCHANDISE UPDATE

All new player names and numbers will be available to add to your 2012/13 jersey in the coming weeks. Keep an eye out online to see when the new GOLD numbers will be on sale.