Mauk included in Verbeek’s extended squad for Brisbane trip


Gertjan Verbeek has announced his extended squad for Adelaide United’s Round 18 away match against Brisbane Roar on Saturday night.

The Reds are currently enjoying a three-match winning streak will look to extend that run at Suncorp Stadium.

New signing, Stefan Mauk, is available for selection and could make his first appearance for the Reds since re-joining the Club against his former side.

George Blackwood is unavailable due to a slight calf strain, while Cooper Nunn and Mohamed Toure, 15-year-old younger brother of Al Hassan Toure, have both been promoted into the squad.

Adelaide United squad: 2.Michael MARRONE, 4.Ryan STRAIN, 5.Michaël MARIA, 6.Stefan MAUK, 7.Ryan KITTO, 8.Riley McGREE, 11.Kristian OPSETH, 17.Nikola MILEUSNIĆ, 18.Lachlan BROOK, 20.Paul IZZO (gk), 22.Michael JAKOBSEN (c), 23.Jordan ELSEY, 26.Ben HALLORAN, 27.Louis D’ARRIGO, 31.Mirko BOLAND, 33.Cooper NUNN, 40.Dakota OCHSENHAM (gk), 49.Mohamed TOURE
**0-2 to be omitted**
Ins: 6.Stefan MAUK (promoted), 33.Cooper NUNN (promoted), 49.Mohamed TOURE (promoted)
Outs: 14.George BLACKWOOD (calf), 16.Nathan KONSTANDOPOULOS (knee)
Unavailable: 10.James TROISI (quad), 24.Pacifique NIYONGABIRE (adductor), 35.Al Hassan TOURE (foot)

Adelaide United face Brisbane Roar in Round 18 of the Hyundai A-League 2019/20 season on Saturday, 8 February at Suncorp Stadium. Kick-off is at 7.00pm ACDT. Live and Exclusive on Fox Sports, Kayo Sports and the My Football Live App.