Live A-League blog: Frustrating Night ends in Stalemate


Welcome to our Match Day blog for Saturday’s clash between Newcastle Jets and Perth Glory at McDonald Jones Stadium.

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FULL-TIME: After creating most of the chances, the result ends as a draw in our final home game of the season

90+1 SAVE: Duncan is on hand to save Castro’s shot comfortably

90′ CHANCE : The ball finds Val in the box but he blasts his shot over

88′ CHANCE : Jets again with a great attack but Roy’s cross is just out of reach for Petratos

84′ JETS SUBSTITUTION : Goodwin is replaced by Kosta Petratos

83′ CHANCE : Archie with another chance this time from a header but it is well saved again

82′ CHANCE : A great run from Mauragis sets up Archie but his shot is saved from Velaphi

77′ CHANCE: Val dribbles his way around the Perth defence but his shot is wide of the post

77′ YELLOW CARD PERTH: Rawlins is booked for a sloppy challenge

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71′ JETS SUBSTITUTION : Yuel replaces Millar for the final 20minutes

70′ GOOOAAALL JETS : Thurgate with a lovely chipped finish from a tight angle over Velaphi after some great work by Mauragis down the left creating the chance

61′ CHANCE: Ball falls to Archbold in the box but he drags his shot wide


56′ YELLOW CARD JETS : Boogaard is shown yellow after a wrestle for the ball

52′ YELLOW CARD JETS: Millar is booked after the Referee claims he dived in the box

49′ YELLOW CARD PERTH : Geria is shown yellow for throwing the ball away

46′ 2nd HALF: We are underway here in the 2nd Half

HALF-TIME SUBSTITUTION : Blake Archbold comes on for Jordan O’Doherty

HALF-TIME : Jets finish the half positively but head into the sheds 1-0 down

45+1′ YELLOW CARD PERTH : Armiento with a poor challenge on Thurgate and he now also see’s himself go into the book

45′ SHOT: Archie does well to bring the ball down well at the edge of the area but his shot is covered comfortably by Velaphi

44′ YELLOW CARD PERTH: Ingham goes into the referee’s book after a poor challenge on Goodwin



38′ CHANCE: Roy heads just wide from a corner

36′ : Millar wins a corner for the Jets

25′ SHOT : Goodwin again has a strike on goal this time from a better position but Velaphi saves well

23′ SHOT : Goodwin is put through on goal and forces a save from the keeper from a tough angle

21′ GOAL PERTH: Fornaroli strikes from distance and finds Duncan’s top corner 


17′ SHOT : Abbas shoots from distance but it is blocked by the Perth Defence, still scoreless

15′ : Jets still pushing, just missing that little bit of quality in the final third so far

8′ : Jets controlling most of the possession and territory early on

2′ CHANCE : Hoffman’s cross tests out the Glory Keeper but he claims it well enough

KICK-OFF : We’re underway here at McDonald Jones Stadium for our final home game of the 2020/21 A-League season

5.48pm: How we will line up.

5.45pm: How the opposition line up: