Westfield W-League Round 9 Preview

This weekend's squad news for round nine in the Westfield W-League, highlighted by the Fox Sports/ABC TV match featuring Newcastle Jets and leaders Melbourne City.


Melbourne Victory v Western Sydney Wanderers
Saturday 12 December 2015
Veneto Cub Bulleen, Melbourne (New Venue)
Local kick-off: 3pm

Join the conversation on Twitter using match hashtag #MVCvWSW

** Listen LIVE on TuneIn - http://tunein.com/radio/Melbourne-Victory-W-League-Live-s256287/

Melbourne Victory squad: 20. Melissa Barbieri (gk) (c), 2. Alexandra Natoli, 4. Melissa Taranto, 5. Briar Palmer, 6. Annabel Martin, 7. Enza Barilla, 8. Jamie Pollock, 10. Christine Nairn, 11. MelindaJ Barbieri, 12. Whitney Knight, 15. Adriana Taranto, 16. Hayley Raso, 13. Thea Slatyer, 16. Gulcan Koca, 1. Cassandra Dimovski (gk), 27. Natasha Dowie

Ins: Hayley Raso (returns from injury), Enza Barilla (promoted)

Outs: Cindy Lay (omitted)

Unavailable: Selin Kuralay (knee – season), Laura Spiranovic (knee – season)

Western Sydney Wanderers squad: 3. Carmelina Moscato, 4. Chloe O’Brien, 6. Rachael Soutar, 7. Helen Petinos, 9. Elizabeth Grey, 10. Michelle Carney, 11. Keelin Winters (c), 12. Hannah Beard, 13. Eliza Ammendolia, 15. Ellie Carpenter, 16. Linda O’Neill, 17. Alix Roberts, 20. Jada Whyman (gk), Lisa Farrington (gk), 18. Tara Pender, 19. Jordan Baker

Ins: Tara Pender, Jordan Baker, Eliza Ammendolia (all promoted)

Outs: Erica Halloway (hamstring - 2 weeks), Demi Koulizakis (shoulder - indefinite)

Unavailable: Caitlin Cooper (leg – season), Kendall Johnson (leg - indefinite), Teagan Micah (injured – 2 weeks)
 

Canberra United v Adelaide United
Saturday 12 December 2015
McKellar Park, Canberra
Local kick-off: 4pm

Join the conversation on Twitter using match hashtag #CBRvADL

Canberra United squad: 1. Lydia Williams (gk), 2. Catherine Brown, 3. Julia De Angelis, 4. Kendall Fletcher, 5. Jenna McCormick, 6. Caitlin Munoz, 7. Ellie Brush, 8. Meg McLaughlin, 11. Michelle Heyman, 13. Nicole Begg (c), 14. Ashleigh Sykes, 15. Emma Checker, 17. Veronica Perez, 18. Rebecca Kiting, 19. Nickoletta Flannery, 20. Melissa Maizels (gk)

Ins: Meg McLaughlin (promoted)

Outs: none

Unavailable: none

Adelaide United squad: 1. Kaitlyn Savage (gk), 2. Lauren Steer, 3. Alexandra Gummer, 4. Sarah Killion, 5. Allira Toby, 6. Chantelle Ryder, 8. Emily Condon, 10. Georgia Campagnale, 11. Rosie Sutton, 12. Elizabeth Milne (c), 13. Abbigail Dahlkemper, 14. Grace Abbey, 17. Tiarn Powell, 18. Lorena Maggio, 19. Gabby Bentley, 20. Claudia Jenkins (gk)

Ins: Gabby Bentley (promoted)

Outs: none

Unavailable: Marijana Rajcic (knee – season)
 

Perth Glory v Sydney FC
Sunday 13 December 2015
Ashfield Reserve, Perth
Local kick-off: 4pm (7pm AEDT)

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Perth Glory squad: Mackenzie Arnold (gk), 3. Kim Carroll (c), 4. Katie Holtham, 5. Shannon May 7. Nicole Stanton 8. Shawn Billam 9. Caitlin Foord 11. Emily Henderson 12. Katie Schubert 13. Danielle Brogan 14. Caitlin Doeglas 16. Thia Eastman 18. Gabrielle Dal Busco (gk) 19. Ella Mastrantonio 23. Vanessa DiBernardo

Ins: Katie Schubert (promoted)

Outs: Carla Bennett (fractured wrist - 1 week)

Unavailable: Sarah Carroll (foot – indefinite), Samantha Kerr (foot – season)

Sydney FC squad: 1. Michelle Betos (gk), 2. Elizabeth Ralston, 3. Ellyse Perry, 4. Sunny Franco, 5. Jasmyne Spencer, 6. Teresa Polias (c), 7. Nicola Bolger, 8. Amy Harrison, 9. Princess Ibini, 12. Olivia Price, 14. Alanna Kennedy, 15. Teigen Allen, 16. Hannah Bacon, 17. Kyah Simon, 18. Sham Khamis (gk), 19. Leena Khamis

Ins: Nicola Bolger (returns from injury), Ellyse Perry (returns from cricket commitments)

Outs: Natalie Tobin (omitted)

Unavailable: Renee Rollason (knee – 2 weeks)
 

Newcastle Jets v Melbourne City
Sunday 13 December 2015
Hunter Stadium, Newcastle
Local kick-off: 2pm
(Hyundai A-League double-header)

* Watch all the action Live from 2.00pm nationally on Fox Sports (Channel 505), or ABC TV. Or catch-up on ABC iView.

Join the conversation on Twitter using match hashtag #NEWvMCY

Newcastle Jets squad: Hannah Southwell (gk), 2. Sophie Nenadovic, 3. Georgia Yeoman-Dale, 4. Megan Oyster, 5. Caprice Dydasco, 6. Cassidy Davis, 7. Gema Simon (c), 9. Tara Andrews, 10. Rhali Dobson, 13. Chloe Logarzo, 13. Adriana Jones, 16. Siahn Bozanic, 17. Jenna Kingsley, 18. Clare Wheeler, 19. Hannah Bromley 20. Claire Coelho (gk)

Ins: Georgia Yeoman-Dale, Tara Andrews, Chloe Logarzo (all return from Westfield Matildas duty)

Outs: Kobie Ferguson, Brooke Miller (both omitted)

Unavailable: none

Melbourne City squad: 1. Brianna Davey (gk), 3. Alex Chidiac, 4. Jennifer Beattie, 5. Laura Alleway, 6. Aivi Luik, 7. Stephanie Catley, 8. Kim Little, 9. Larissa Crummer, 10. Jessica Fishlock, 11. Lisa De Vanna, 13. Rebekah Stott, 15. Amy Jackson, 16. Beattie Goad, 17. Marianna Tabain, 20. Trudy Burke (gk)              

Ins: none

Outs: none

Unavailable: Monique Iannella (knee – indefinite)
 

Bye – Brisbane Roar