Round two preview – Westfield W-League

We preview the second round of the 2015/16 Westfield W-League, highlighted by the inaugural Melbourne derby.

Canberra United v Sydney FC
Saturday 24 October 2015
McKellar Park, Canberra
Local kick-off: 4pm

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Canberra United squad: 3. Julia De Angelis,  4. Kendall Fletcher,  5. Jenna McCormick , 6. Caitlin Munoz,  7. Ellie Brush,  8. Meg McLaughlin,  10. Grace Maher, 12. Emma Kete, 13. Nicole Begg, 14. Ashleigh Sykes, 15. Emma Checker, 16. Tegan Riding, 17. Veronica Perez, 18. Rebecca Kiting, 20. Melissa Maizels (gk), 22. Georgia Boric (gk)

Ins:  Caitlin Munoz (away), Emma Kete (Fencibles United, New Zealand), Veronica Perez (Washington Spirit, USA), Emma Checker (Melbourne Victory), Georgia Boric (ACTAS, replacement goalkeeper)

Outs: Grace Gill, Nickoletta Flannery, (both omitted), Lydia Williams, Michelle Heyman (both Westfield Matildas duty)

Unavailable: none

Sydney FC squad: Sham Khamis (gk), Michelle Betos (gk), Teigen Allen, Renee Rollason, Teresa Polias (c), Jasmyne Spencer, Nicola Bolger, Leena Khamis, Elizabeth Ralston, Ellyse Perry, Natalie Tobin, Trudy Camilleri, Sunny Franco, Lyndsay Kohlet, Princess Ibini.

Ins: Liz Ralston, Lyndsay Kohlet (both promoted), Princess Ibini (returns from injury)

Outs: Amy Harrison, Kyah Simon, Alanna Kennedy (all Westfield Matildas duty)

Unavailable: Olivia Price (ankle)


Perth Glory v Newcastle Jets
Saturday 24 October 2015
Ashfield Reserve, Perth
Local kick-off: 4pm (7pm AEDT)

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Perth Glory squad: 2. Sarah Carroll, 3. Kim Carroll, 4. Katie Holtham, 5. Shannon May, 6. Carla Bennett, 7. Nicole Stanton, 8. Shawn Billam, 11. Emily Henderson 12. Katie Schubert, 13. Danielle Brogan, 14. Caitlin Doeglas, 15. Angelique Stannett (gk), 16. Thia Eastman, 18. Gabby Dal Busco (gk), 19. Ella Mastrantonio

Ins: Angelique Stannett, Nicole Stanton, Emily Henderson (all promoted)

Outs: Caitlin Foord, Samantha Kerr, Mackenzie Arnold (all Westfield Matildas duty)

Unavailable: none

Newcastle Jets squad: 1.Hannah Southwell (gk), 2. Sophie Nenadovic, 4. Megan Oyster, 5.Caprice Dydasco, 6.Cassidy Davis, 7.Gema Simon (c), 8. Kobie Ferguson, 10. Rhali Dobson, 11. Ashley Brodigan, 12.Chloe Logarzo, 13. Adriana Jones, 17. Jenna Kingsley, 18. Claire Wheeler, 19. Hannah Bromley, 20. Claire Coelho (gk)

Ins: Megan Oyster (Washington Spirit, USA), Gema Simon (Melbourne Victory), Chloe Logarzo (Sydney FC), Jenna Kingsley (Western Sydney Wanderers), Kobie Ferguson (Emerging Jets, NNSWF), Ashlee Brodigan (Emerging Jets, NNSWF), Caprice Dydasco (Washington Spirit, USA), Hannah Bromley (Northbridge, NSW), Adriana Jones (Central Coast Mariners, NSW)

Outs: Hayley Crawford (injured), Ashley Spina (Brisbane Roar), Katherine Reynolds (Washington Spirit, USA), Angela Salem (Washington Spirit, USA), Victoria Huster (Washington Spirit, USA), Amber Neilson (retired), Emily van Egmond (FFC Frankfurt, Germany), Grace Macintyre (injured), Emma Stanbury (Manly United, NSW), Renee Rudder (Moreton Bay United, QLD)

Unavailable: Tara Andrews, Georgia Yeoman-Dale (both Westfield Matildas duty), Brooke Miller, Elizabeth Copus-Brown (both HSC)


Melbourne City v Melbourne Victory
Sunday 25 October 2015
AAMI Park, Melbourne
Local kick-off: 2pm
(Hyundai A-League double-header)

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Join the conversation on Twitter using match hashtag #MCYvMVC

Melbourne City squad: 3. Alex Chidiac, 6. Aivi Luik, 12. Olivia Ellis, 13. Rebekah Stott, 14. Melina Ayres, 15. Amy Jackson, 16. Beatrice Goad, 17. Marianna Tabain, 18. Anisa Guajardo, 20. Trudy Burke (gk), 22. Hannah Brewer, 23. Tyla-Jay Vlajnic, 24. Racheal Quigley, 25. Tessa Sernio, 30. Kelsey Quinn (gk)

Ins: Hannah Brewer, Tyla-Jay Vlajnic, Racheal Quigley, Tessa Sernio (all promoted)

Outs: Laura Alleway, Steph Catley, Lisa De Vanna, Larissa Crummer (all Westfield Matildas duty)

Unavailable:  Brianna Davey, Monique Iannella, Kim Little, Jess Fishlock

Melbourne Victory squad: 1.Melissa Barbieri, 2. Annabel Martin, 3. Thea Slatyer, 4. Alexandra Natoli, 5. Brooke Elby, 6. Adriana Taranto, 7. Enza Barilla, 8. Whitney Knight, 9. Jamie Pollock, 10. MelindaJ Barbieri, 11. Briar Palmer, 12. Melissa Taranto, 13. Cassandra Dimovski, 14. Laura Spiranovic, 15. Jessica Pitts

Ins: Brooke Elby, Whitney Knight, Melissa Taranto (all promoted)

Outs: Christine Nairn (USA international duty), Hayley Raso (Westfield Matildas duty), Selin Kuralay (injured)

Unavailable: Gulcan Koca (injured)


Western Sydney Wanderers v Brisbane Roar
Sunday 25 October 2015
Marconi Stadium, Sydney
Local kick-off: 3pm

Join the conversation on Twitter using match hashtag #WSWvBRI

Western Sydney Wanderers squad: Teagan Micah (gk), Carmelina Moscato, Chloe O’Brien, Kendall Johnson, Erica Halloway, Michelle Carney, Elizabeth Grey, Keelin Winters (c), Racheal Soutar, Ellie Carpenter, Eliza Ammendolia, Jada Whyman (gk), Alix Roberts, Tara Pender, Helen Petinos

Ins: Alix Roberts, Tara Pender, Helen Petinos (all promoted)

Outs: Caitlin Cooper (Westfield Matildas duty), Hannah Beard (leg – 1 week), Linda O’Neill (leg – 1 week)

Unavailable: none

Brisbane Roar squad: 1. Haley Kopmeyer (gk), 2. Brooke Goodrich, 3. Amy Chapman, 6. Angela Beard, 7. Gabe Marzano, 8. Ayesha Norrie, 9. Cortnee Vine, 12 Alisha Foote, 14. Summer O'Brien, 15. Ruth Blackburn, 16. Ashley Spina, 17. Emily Gielnik, 18. Maili Forbes, 19. Sofie Persson, 20. Carrie Simpson (gk), 21. Elise Franco

Ins: Brooke Goodrich (return from injury), Cortnee Vine, Sofie Persson (both promoted), Elise Franco (injury replacement)

Outs: Clare Polkinghorne, Katrina Gorry, Tameka Butt (all Westfield Matildas duty)

Unavailable: none


Bye – Adelaide United