Jets name squad for F3 Derby

The Newcastle Jets have named an 18-man squad for Saturday’s F3 Derby Clash against the Central Coast Mariners at Central Coast Stadium.

With the Jets not set to play at home until Round 5 due to maintenence work at Hunter Stadium, the Club's Members and supporters are encourage to make the trip to Gosford to support the team as they begin their Hyundai A-League 2014/15 season against their archrivals.

CLICK HERE to book your seat on a supporter bus for the Jets' Round 1 clash against the Central Coast Mariners.

Newcastle Jets Round 1 squad: 1. Mark BIRIGHITTI (gk), 2. Scott NEVILLE, 3. Taylor REGAN, 4. Kew JALIENS (c), 7. Jeronimo NEUMANN, 8. Zenon CARAVELLA, 9. Joel GRIFFITHS, 10. Marcos FLORES, 11. Andrew HOOLE, 12. Sam GALLAGHER, 13. Edson MONTANO, 16. Jacob PEPPER, 17. James VIRGILI, 18. Allan WELSH, 20. Ben KENNEDY (gk), 21. Sam GALLAWAY, 22. Jonny STEELE, 23. David CARNEY.

Unavailable: 5. Ben KANTAROVSKI (knee injury – 1 to 2 weeks) 6. Adrian MADASCHI (calf injury – 1 to 2 weeks), 14. Billy CELESKI (groin injury – 6 to 8 weeks), 15. Josh BARRESI (knee injury – season), 19. Mitch COOPER (knee injury – 6 to 8 weeks).