Jets & Sydney Squads for Round 11 of the Hyundai A-League plus recent trends and game details.
Newcastle Jets v Sydney FC Saturday 17 December 2011 Venue: Ausgrid Stadium Local Kick Off: 5:30pm Referee: Chris Beath / Assistant Ref 1: Rod Allen / Assistant Ref 2: Allyson Flynn / 4th Official: Stuart Wolfe TV Broadcast: Fox Sports 1 Radio broadcaster: 1233 ABC Newcastle
Head-to-Head: All matches (played 20): Newcastle Jets wins 3, Sydney FC wins 11 (6 draws)
Newcastle Jets Squad: 1. Ben Kennedy (gk), 2. Taylor Regan, 5. Tiago Calvano, 6. Ben Kantarovski, 7. Kasey Wehrman, 8. Jeremy Brockie, 10. Ruben Zadkovich, 11. Tarek Elrich, 12. Jobe Wheelhouse, 13. Sung-Hwan Byun, 14. Labinot Haliti, 15. Chris Payne, 19. Matthew Nash (gk), 22. Ali Abbas, 23. Ryan Griffiths, 24. Francis Jeffers *one to be omitted* In: Taylor Regan (promoted), Chris Payne (promoted) Out: Nikolai Topor-Stanley (Hamstring - 1 week) Unavailable: Nikolai Topor-Stanley (Hamstring - 1 week)
Sydney FC squad: 1. Liam Reddy (gk), 2. Sebastian Ryall, 3. Jamie Coyne, 4. Pascal Bosschaart, 5. Michael Beauchamp, 7. Brett Emerton, 8. Karol Kisel, 9. Bruno Cazarine, 10. Nick Carle, 11. Dimi Petratos, 12. Shannon Cole, 15. Terry McFlynn (c), 17. Terry Antonis, 18. Juho Makela, 19. Mark Bridge, 20. Ivan Necevski (gk), 21. Scott Jamieson, 23. Rhyan Grant *three to be omitted* In: Terry Antonis (Returns from injury), Mark Bridge (returns from injury) Out: Nil Injuries: Nil
Game Trends • In the third last round of last season, two goals in the last 15 minutes of play sealed an enthralling 1-1 draw in Newcastle • The Jets have picked up maximum points on 5 out of their last 6 games at fortress Ausgrid, however Sydney have not lost in their last 5 matches in Newcastle • Sydney have won 6 of their past 8 against the Jets