Jets to play Sydney FC

The Newcastle Jets have locked in two pre-season fixtures against A-League Club Sydney FC next month.

The Hunter Ports Newcastle Jets have locked in two pre-season matches against A-League Club Sydney FC.

The Jets will first play the Sky Blues at Leichhardt Oval on Sunday, September 9 with kick-off at 2pm.

The second trial match between the two teams will be held at Budgewoi Sports Complex on Saturday, September 22 at 2pm. This match will be a closed trial and not open to the public on match day.

It will be the Jets- final pre-season hit-out before they begin their 2012/13 A-League campaign against Adelaide United at Hunter Stadium on October 7.

Newcastle Jets pre-season fixtures:

Newcastle Jets v Brisbane Roar Scully Park, Tamworth Saturday, September 1 Kick-off 7.30pm

Newcastle Jets v Sydney FC Leichhardt Oval, Leichhardt Sunday, September 9 Kick-off 2pm

Members- Season Launch Newcastle Jets v Western Sydney Wanderers Wanderers Oval, Broadmeadow Saturday, September 15 Kick-off 2pm (Gates open 1pm)

Newcastle Jets v Sydney FC Budgewoi Sports Complex, Budgewoi Saturday, September 22 Kick-off 2pm