Stamatelopoulos selected for A-League All Stars

Newcastle Jets striker Apostolos Stamatelopoulos will join Head Coach Rob Stanton in A-League All Stars camp for the upcoming match against English Premier League side Newcastle United in Melbourne on May 24.

The 2024 A-League All Stars Men Head Coach Patrick Kisnorbo has selected his preliminary 13-player squad to take on Premier League heavyweights Newcastle United, with the full squad set to be revealed after the Isuzu UTE A-League Grand Final teams are confirmed this weekend.

A-League All Stars Men Head Coach Patrick Kisnorbo said: “There is no doubting the talent currently playing in the Isuzu UTE A-League Men. Within this squad we have a number of rising stars, Socceroos and International stars who will come together and compete with one of English football’s biggest clubs – Newcastle United.” 

“I look forward to working with this group along with the final additions to the squad ahead of what will be a big night for Australian football. This squad is excited for this challenge – especially in front of fans who love our game – and they can’t wait to test themselves against world class players who play in the best league in the world.” 

The full A-League All Stars Men squad is set to assemble in Melbourne next week with an open training session for fans to be held on Tuesday 21 May at AAMI Park with tickets available now for $10 via www.ticketek.com.a

Global Football Week Melbourne will be telecast in Australia live and free on 10 Bold and streamed exclusively on 10 Play and Paramount+. Fans can purchase their tickets to the A-Leagues All Stars double-header on May 24 here.

Preliminary 2024 A-League All Stars Men Squad
NameMost Recent ClubPosition
Lawrence ThomasWestern Sydney Wanderers FCGoalkeeper
Kai TrewinBrisbane Roar FCDefender
Marcelo GuedesWestern Sydney Wanderers FCDefender
Benjamin GaruccioWestern United FCDefender
Jay O’SheaBrisbane RoarMidfielder
Jake HollmanMacarthur FCMidfielder
Tolgay ArslanMelbourne CityMidfielder
Angus ThurgateWestern United FCMidfielder
Nestory IrankundaAdelaide UnitedForward
Mathew LeckieMelbourne CityForward
Apostolos StamatelopoulosNewcastle JetsForward
Adam TaggartPerth GloryForward
Nicolas MilanovicWestern Sydney Wanderers FCForward
Global Football Week Melbourne
Wednesday 22 May, 2024Tottenham Hotspur FC vs Newcastle United FC7:45pm AEST at the MCG
Friday 24 May, 2024A-League All Stars Men vs Newcastle United FC5:05pm AEST at Marvel Stadium
Friday 24 May, 2024A-League All Stars Women vs Arsenal Women FC8:05pm AEST at Marvel Stadium