Starting line-ups for the Newcastle Jets' Round 11 clash with Brisbane Roar at Suncorp Stadium on Friday.
The Newcastle Jets have named an unchanged starting XI to take on Brisbane Roar at Suncorp Stadium in Friday night-s Round 11 Hyundai A-League clash.
With Emile Heskey and Nathan Burns both missing the clash with knee injuries, James Brown retains his place in the starting line-up.
Mitchell Oxborrow and Zenon Caravella have both been included on the Jets- bench.
Newcastle Jets starting XI: 1. Mark BIRIGHITTI (gk), 3. Taylor REGAN, 4. Kew JALIENS, 5. Ben KANTAROVSKI, 7. Andrew HOOLE, 8. Ruben ZADKOVICH (c), 15. Josh BRILLANTE, 16. Jacob PEPPER, 18. James BROWN, 21. Sam GALLAWAY, 22. Adam TAGGART. Substitutes: 6. Zenon CARAVELLA, 11. Craig GOODWIN, 13. Joseph GIBBS, 20. Ben KENNEDY (gk), 24. Mitchell OXBORROW.
Brisbane Roar starting XI: 1. Michael THEO (gk), 2. Matthew SMITH (c), 5. Ivan FRANJIC, 7. Besart BERISHA, 11. Liam MILLER, 15. James DONACHIE, 17. Matt McKAY, 18. Luke BRATTAN, 19. Jack HINGERT, 22. Thomas BROICH, 26.Corey BROWN. Substitutes: 10. HENRIQUE, 14. Diogo FERREIRA, 20. Matthew ACTON (gk), 23. Dimitri PETRATOS, 27. Brandon BORRELLO.
Brisbane Roar v Newcastle Jets Friday 20 December 2013 Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane Kick-off: 7.00pm local (8.00pm AEDT) Referee: Peter Green Assistant Referee 1: David Walsh Assistant Referee 2: Anton Shchetinin Fourth Official: Adam Kersey
TV broadcast: 7.00pm (AEDT) Live and EXCLUSIVE coverage on FOX Sports 1HD and SBS2 and 8.00pm (AEDT) on Sky Sport 2 (New Zealand).
Radio Broadcast: Full LIVE coverage on 612 ABC Brisbane, ABC Local Radio Queensland, 1233 ABC Newcastle, Grandstand Digital and Online/Mobile phone app.