Jets name 18-man squad to face Victory

The Newcastle Jets have named an 18-man squad for Sunday's Round 9 clash with Melbourne Victory at AAMI Park.

The Newcastle Jets have named an 18-man squad for Sunday's Round 9 clash with Melbourne Victory at AAMI Park.

Connor Chapman has been added to the squad after recovering from an ankle sprain sustained against Brisbane Roar in Round 6, while Sam Gallaway and Craig Goodwin have also been included in an extended squad.

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: 12. Connor CHAPMAN (returns from injury), 21. Sam GALLAWAY (promoted), Craig GOODWIN (promoted).

Outs: 17. James VIRGILI.

Unavailable: NIL.