W-League: Squad travelling to Perth confirmed


Craig Deans has named an unchanged squad for Saturday night’s clash with Perth Glory.

17 will travel across the Nullarbor to take on Perth, including Arin Wright who was left out last Sunday as a precaution.

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Following doubts over her fitness, Katie Stengel played a full ninety minutes last weekend against City and scored her maiden goal of the campaign.

Katie Stengel

She’s back in once more this weekend, and will be crucial if the Jets are to bring all three points back to Newcastle.

Tara Andrews remains the side’s only unavailable player, and her ankle injury looks set to keep her out until the New Year.

Newcastle Jets FC squad: 2.Hannah BREWER, 4.Libby COPUS-BROWN, 5.Arin WRIGHT, 6.Cassidy DAVIS, 7.Gema SIMON, 9.Katie STENGEL, 10.Emily VAN EGMOND, 11.Cortnee VINE, 14.Taylor SMITH, 15.Renee POUNTNEY, 17.Jenna KINGSLEY, 18.Clare WHEELER, 19.Pana PETRATOS, 20.Claire COELHO (gk), 22.Larissa CRUMMER, 25.Teigan COLLISTER, 28.Britt ECKERSTROM (gk),

*two to be omitted*

Ins: 5. Arin WRIGHT (return from injury)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 12.Tara ANDREWS (ankle – 3 weeks)

Newcastle Jets will travel across the Nullarbor to face Perth Glory in Round 8 of the Westfield W-League, on Saturday 15 December. Kick-off is at 10pm (AEDT), and you’ll be able to catch the game on the MyFootball Live App and Fox Sports Online.