Halloran returns to extended squad for Jets clash


Adelaide United vs Newcastle Jets Hyundai A-League Round 15

Gertjan Verbeek has announced his extended squad for Adelaide United’s home clash against Newcastle Jets at Coopers Stadium on Sunday.

The Reds will be out to snap a three-game skid when they tackle the Jets under their new boss.

Since Carl Robinson’s appointment, Newcastle are undefeated – collecting two draws and as many wins in four matches.

For the clash, Ben Halloran returns from illness, while Lachlan Brook and Kusini Yengi have been promoted.

Adelaide United squad: 2.Michael MARRONE, 4.Ryan STRAIN, 5.Michaël MARIA, 6.Stefan MAUK, 7.Ryan KITTO, 8.Riley McGREE, 10.James TROISI, 11.Kristian OPSETH, 14.George BLACKWOOD 17.Nikola MILEUSNIĆ, 18.Lachlan BROOK, 20.Paul IZZO (gk), 22.Michael JAKOBSEN (c), 23.Jordan ELSEY, 26.Ben HALLORAN, 27.Louis D’ARRIGO, 29.Kusini YENGI, 31.Mirko BOLAND, 40.Dakota OCHSENHAM (gk), 49.Mohamed TOURE
Ins: 18.Lachlan BROOK (promoted), 26.Ben HALLORAN (returns from illness), 29.Kusini YENGI (promoted)
Unavailable: 16.Nathan KONSTANDOPOULOS (knee – season),

24.Pacifique NIYONGABIRE (adductor – 1 week), 35.Al Hassan TOURE (foot – 4 weeks)

Adelaide United host Newcastle Jets in Round 23 of the Hyundai A-League 2019/20 season on Sunday 15 March at Coopers Stadium. Kick-off is at 5.50pm ACDT. Gates open at 4.50pm. Live and Exclusive on Fox Sports, ABC, Kayo Sports and the MyFootball Live App.

Adelaide United vs Newcastle Jets Hyundai A-League Round 15