Western United name squad for Newcastle Jets clash

Western United have named their extended squad to face Newcastle Jets this Sunday, August 2.

The Green and Black will look to make it four consecutive A-League wins during their trip to Newcastle.

A United victory will close the gap with sixth-placed Adelaide to just one point, with two games in hand over the Reds.

Newcastle Jets FC Squad: 3.Jason HOFFMAN, 4.Nigel BOOGAARD (c), 6.Steven UGARKOVIC, 7.Roy O’DONOVAN, 9.Abdiel ARROYO, 10.Dimi PETRATOS, 11.Nick FITZGERALD, 12.Lucas MAURAGIS, 16.Matt MILLAR, 17.Joe LEDLEY, 18.Johnny KOUTROUMBIS, 19.Kosta PETRATOS, 20.Lewis ITALIANO (gk), 21.Bernie IBINI, 28.Patrick LANGLOIS, 29.Connor O’TOOLE, 31.Maki PETRATOS, 32.Angus THURGATE, 40.Noah JAMES (gk), 44.Nikolai TOPOR-STANLEY (2-4 to be omitted)

Ins: 9.Abdiel ARROYO (promoted), 28.Pat LANGLOIS (promoted)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 22.Lachlan JACKSON (knee – indefinite)

Western United FC Squad: 1. Filip KURTO (GK), 2. Aaron CALVER, 4. Andrew DURANTE, 5. Dylan PIERIAS, 6. Tomoki IMAI, 7. Valentino YUEL, 10. Steven LUSTICA, 11. Connor PAIN, 14. Max BURGESS, 15. Jonathan ASPROPOTAMITIS, 17. Joshua CAVALLO, 18. Besart BERISHA, 19. Josh RISDON, 21. Sebastian PASQUALI, 22. Tomislav USKOK, 23. Alessandro DIAMANTI, 25. Luke DUZEL, 26. Patrick ANTELMI, 27. Jerry SKOTADIS, 30. Ryan SCOTT (GK).

**2 to be omitted**

Ins: N/A

Outs: 9. Apostolos STAMATELOPOULOS (soreness)

Unavailable: 3. Brendan HAMILL (knee - season), 13. Ivan VUJICA (groin - season), 20. James DELIANOV (GK) (knee - season).