Starting line-ups for Saturday's F3 Derby clash between the Newcastle Jets and Central Coast Mariners at Bluetongue Stadium.
The Newcastle Jets have made a handful of changes for Saturday night's F3Derby clash with the Central Coast Mariners at Bluetongue Stadium.
Adam Taggart and Josh Brillante have been included in the starting XI after returning from international duty with the Olyroos at the AFC U-22 Championships in Oman, while Andrew Hoole has been added to the bench.
Ben Kantarovski misses the match through suspension.
Central Coast Mariners starting XI: 2.Daniel MCBREEN, 3.Joshua ROSE, 5.Zachary ANDERSON, 8.Nick MONTGOMERY (c), 11.Nick FITZGERALD, 12.Liam REDDY (gk), 15.Storm ROUX, 16.Trent SAINSBURY, 17.Anthony CACERES, 19.Matt SIMON, 21.Mile STERJOVSKI Substitutes: 1.Justin PASFIELD (gk), 6.Brent GRIFFITHS, 7.John HUTCHINSON, 9.Mitchell DUKE, 20.Bernie IBINI.
Newcastle Jets starting XI: 1.Mark BIRIGHITTI (gk), 3.Taylor REGAN, 4.Kew JALIENS, 6.Zenon CARAVELLA, 8.Ruben ZADKOVICH (c), 9.Emile HESKEY, 11.Craig GOODWIN, 15.Josh BRILLANTE, 16.Jacob PEPPER, 21.Sam GALLAWAY, 22.Adam TAGGART. Substitutes: 7.Andrew HOOLE, 14. Josh MITCHELL, 19.Michael BRIDGES, 20.Ben KENNEDY (gk), 27.Nick WARD.
Central Coast Mariners v Newcastle Jets Saturday, 25 January 2014 Bluetongue Stadium, Gosford Kick-off: 7:45pm local (7:45pm AEDT) Referee: Jarred Gillett Assistant Referee 1: David Walsh Assistant Referee 2: Allyson Flynn Fourth Official: Chris Young
TV Broadcast: 7.30pm (AEDT) Live and exclusive broadcast on FOX Sports 1HD.Sky Sport 3 (New Zealand).
Radio Broadcast: 92.5 ABC Central Coast, 1233 ABC Newcastle, Online/Mobile phone app
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