W-League | Ins & outs
Coach Ashley Wilson has made two changes to the squad that went down 2-1 to the Wanderers last week in Sydney.
Experienced defender Hannah Brewer returns from injury to bolster the Jets backline while Evelyn Chronis is in line to make her W-League debut.
Newcastle take on a Sydney FC side that defeated Western Sydney 3-0 in week one. Princess Ibini scored a brace in the Sydney derby and will be a key to their chances tomorrow night.
Former Jets Clare Wheeler returns from injury for her first clash against her home side while Cortnee Vine returns to the Hunter for her first time in Sky Blue.
Friday 8 January 2021
Newcastle Jets v Sydney FC
McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle
Kick-Off: 4:35pm (AEDT)
Referee: Isabella Libri
Assistant Referee 1: Sarah Ho
Assistant Referee 2: Anastasia Filacouridis
Fourth Official: Kelly Jones
TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 4:30pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 7 (New Zealand), Kayo Sports (www.kayosports.com.au) and MyFootball Live App, Live Fast and Data Free for Telstra mobile customers
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Newcastle Jets squad: 2.Hanna BREWER, 3.Jemma HOUSE, 4.Chloe O’Brien, 5.Alisha BASS, 6.Cassidy DAVIS, 7.Gema Simon, 8.Evelyn Chronis, 9.Tara ANDREWS, 10.Pana PETRATOS, 11.Rhianna POLLICINA, 12.Tessa TAMPLIN, 13.Laura ALLAN, 14.Tiana JABER, 15.Sophie HARDING, 16.Sunny FRANCO, 18.Taren KING, 20.Claire COELHO (GK), 30.Nicole SIMONSEN (GK)
**2 to be omitted**
Ins: 2.Hanna BREWER (return from injury), 8.Evelyn Chronis (promoted)
Sydney FC Squad: 1.Jada WHYMAN (gk), 2.Teresa POLIAS (c), 3.Charlotte McLEAN, 5.Ally GREEN, 6.Clare WHEELER, 7.Ellie BRUSH, 8.Rachel LOWE, 9.Allira TOBY, 10.Remy SIEMSEN, 11.Cortnee VINE,12.Natalie TOBIN, 15.Mackenzie HAWKESBY, 16.Claudia CHOLAKIAN, 17.Angelique HRISTODOULOU, 18.Taylor RAY, 19.Charlie RULE, 20.Princess IBINI, 30.Katie OFFER (gk)
**2 to be omitted**
Ins: 6.Clare WHEELER (promoted), 19.Charlie RULE (promoted)
Unavailable: 4.Liz RALSTON (Hamstring – five weeks)