Jets name squad to face Phoenix

The Newcastle Jets have named an 18-man squad for Saturday's clash with Wellington Phoenix at Hunter Stadium.

Newcastle Jets squad: 1.Mark BIRIGHITTI (gk), 2.Scott NEVILLE, 4.Kew JALIENS (c), 6.Adrian MADASCHI, 6.Ben KANTAROVSKI, 7.Jeronimo NEUMANN, 8.Zenon CARAVELLA, 9.Joel GRIFFITHS, 10.Marcos FLORES, 11.Andrew HOOLE, 13.Edson MONTANO, 14.Billy CELESKI, 16.Jacob PEPPER. 18.Allan WELSH, 20.Ben KENNEDY (gk), 21.Sam GALLAWAY, 23.David CARNEY, 26.Nick COWBURN

**two to be omitted**

Ins: 6.Ben KANTAROVSKI (promoted), 26. Nick COWBURN (promoted)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 15.Josh BARRESI (knee – season), 22.Jonny STEELE (leave of absence)

Wellington Phoenix squad: 1.Glen MOSS (GK), 2.Manny MUSCAT, 4.Roly BONEVACIA, 5.Michael BOXALL, 7.Kenny CUNNINGHAM, 8.Alex RODRIGUEZ, 9.Nathan BURNS, 10.Michael McGLINCHEY, 11.Jeremy BROCKIE, 13.Albert RIERA, 16.Louis FENTON, 17.Vince LIA, 18.Ben SIGMUND, 19.Tom DOYLE, 20.Lewis ITALIANO (GK), 21.Roy KRISHNA, 22.Andrew DURANTE (c), 23.Matthew RIDENTON

**two to be omitted**

Ins: 17.Vince LIA (returns from injury), Louis FENTON (returns from injury)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 15.Jason HICKS (knee – 2-3 weeks)


Newcastle Jets v Wellington Phoenix

Saturday, 6 December 2014

Hunter Stadium, Newcastle

Kick-Off: 5:00 PM (Local) (5:00 PM AEDT)

Tickets available from Ticketmaster.

Referee: Adam Fielding

Assistant Referee 1: David Walsh

Assistant Referee 2: Lance Greenshields

Fourth Official: Adam Gehrig


TV Broadcast: Live and exclusive coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 4.30pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 2 (New Zealand)

Radio Broadcast: 1233 ABC Newcastle, Grandstand Digital, Grandstand Online/ ABC Radio Mobile phone app 

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