Veart names squad for crunch Perth clash


Carl Veart has announced his extended squad for Adelaide United’s crucial clash with Perth Glory on Thursday night.

The Reds will need all three points against Tony Popovic’s side who sit in fifth place on the table to keep alive their finals aspirations.

Western United are just one point behind Adelaide with two matches in hand, so a victory over the Glory will be super important.

For the match, forward, Al Hassan Toure, is the only player unavailable for selection within the hub as he continues to recover from a hamstring issue.


Adelaide United squad: 2.Michael MARRONE, 4.Ryan STRAIN, 6.Stefan MAUK, 7.Ryan KITTO, 8.Riley McGREE, 11.Kristian OPSETH, 14.George BLACKWOOD, 18.Lachlan BROOK, 20.Paul IZZO (gk), 22.Michael JAKOBSEN (c), 23.Jordan ELSEY, 24.Pacifique NIYONGABIRE, 26.Ben HALLORAN, 27.Louis D’ARRIGO, 34.Yared ABETEW, 36.Noah SMITH, 40.Dakota OCHSENHAM (gk), 41.Jackson WALLS, 42.Taras GOMULKA, 49.Mohamed TOURE
**2-4 to be omitted**

Ins: 34.Yared Abetew (promoted), 41.Jackson WALLS (promoted)
Outs: nil
Unavailable: 10.James TROISI (knee), 16.Nathan KONSTANDOPOULOS (knee – season), 17.Nikola MILEUSNIĆ (foot), 29.Kusini YENGI (pelvis), 35.Al Hassan TOURE (hamstring)

Adelaide United host Perth Glory in the Hyundai A-League 2019/20 season on Thursday, 30 July at Bankwest Stadium. Kick-off is at 7.00pm ACST. Live and Exclusive on Fox Sports, Kayo Sports and the MyFootball Live App.