Jets travel with 16 to Wellington

The Jets are traveling with a 16-man squad to Wellington for Sunday’s Round 18 clash at Westpac Stadium.

The Newcastle Jets are traveling with a 16-man squad to Wellington for Sunday-s Round 18 clash at Westpac Stadium, which includes new signing Zenon Caravella.

Caravella comes into the squad for the suspended Ruben Zadkovich, while Taylor Regan and Adam Taggart are also in the traveling squad.

Ben Kennedy has been rested (knee) this weekend, with young keeper Jack Duncan making the trip across the Tasman, while Josh Mitchell is also omitted due to a fifth yellow card.

Newcastle Jets squad: 2. Scott Neville, 3. Zenon Caravella, 7. James Brown, 9. Emile Heskey, 11. Connor Chapman, 12. Josh Brillante, 13. Sam Gallaway, 14. Taylor Regan, 15. Craig Goodwin, 16. Jobe Wheelhouse, 17. James Virgili, 20. Mark Birighitti (gk), 22. Adam Taggart, 23. Ryan Griffiths, 26. Andrew Hoole, 30. Jack Duncan (gk).

Round 18: Wellington Phoenix v Newcastle Jets Date: Sunday January 27 Kick off: 4.30pm (local) Venue: Westpac Stadium