Starting line-ups for the Jets' must-win clash with Western Sydney Wanderers at Hunter Stadium tonight.
Below are the starting line-ups for the Jets' must-win clash with Western Sydney Wanderers at Hunter Stadium tonight.
The Jets have made just one change to the match day squad that drew 1-1 with Adelaide United a fortnight ago.
Emile Heskey returns to the Jets- starting line-up and will lead the forward line with support from Michael Bridges, Adam Taggart and Marko Jesic.
James Brown drops back to the Jets- bench, while Andrew Hoole has been omitted from the squad.
Newcastle Jets: 3. Zenon Caravella, 5. Dominik Ritter, , 8. Ruben Zadkovich, 9. Emile Heskey, 11. Connor Chapman, 12. Josh Brillante, 15. Craig Goodwin, 19. Michael Bridges, 20. Mark Birighitti (gk), 21. Marko Jesic, 22. Adam Taggart. Substitutes: 1. Ben Kennedy, (gk), 2. Scott Neville, 7. James Brown, 17. James Virgili.
Western Sydney Wanderers squad: 1. Ante Covic (gk), 2. Shannon Cole, 4. Nikolai Topor-Stanley, 5. Michael Beauchamp, 7. Labinot Haliti, 8. Mateo Poljak, 9. Dino Kresinger, 11. Tarek Elrich, 17. Youssouf Hersi. 19. Mark Bridge, 24. Yianni Perkatis. Substitutes: 14. Kwabena Appiah-Kubi, 16. Rocky Visconte, 23. Jason Trifiro, 30. Carlos Saliadarre (gk).
Newcastle Jets v Western Sydney Wanderers Friday, March 29 Venue: Hunter Stadium Kick off: 5.30 PM Referee: Ben Williams Assistant referee 1: Rodney Allen Assistant referee 2: Ryan Gallagher Fourth official: Tim McGilchrist Live and exclusive broadcast on FOX Sports 1HD and Sky Sports 2
ABC Radio Coverage: 702 ABC Sydney, Local Radio NSW, 1233 ABC Newcastle, Grandstand Digital & online
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