Round 7 sees Wellington Phoenix travel to Sydney for the exciting encounter with Mark Rudan’s previous employers.
The Wellington Phoenix are gathering momentum as they outperformed table toppers Perth Glory and Rudan will look to go one better this weekend by coming home with all three points.
Long-serving Captain Andrew Durante could secure his 100th win in a Wellington Phoenix shirt when they win over Sydney.
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Sydney FC Vs. Wellington Phoenix, Jubilee Stadium, 7:35 pm kick off (NZT)
Referee: Jonathan Barreiro
Assistant Referee 1: Owen Goldrick
Assistant Referee 2: James Cleal
Fourth Official: Ben Abraham
VAR: Jarred Gillet
TV Broadcast: Live on Sky Sport 1 from 7.30 pm (NZT) and FOX SPORTS 505 from 5.30pm (AEDT)
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Sydney FC squad: 1.Andrew REDMAYNE (gk), 2.Aaron CALVER, 4.Alex WILKINSON, 5.Jop van der LINDEN, 6.Josh BRILLANTE, 7.Michael ZULLO, 8.Paulo RETRE, 9.Adam LE FONDRE, 10.Milos NINKOVIC, 11.Daniel DE SILVA, 13.Brandon O’NEILL, 14.Alex BROSQUE (c), 20.Alex CISAK (gk), 21.Charles LOKOLI-NGOY, 22.Siem DE JONG, 23.Rhyan GRANT, 24.Cam DEVLIN, 31. Luke IVANOVIC.
**two to be omitted**
Ins: 11.Daniel DE SILVA (return from unavailability due to loan agreement), 22.Siem DE JONG (return from injury)
Unavailable: 3.Ben WARLAND (foot – 3 weeks), 12.Trent BUHAGIAR (ACL – indefinite), 19.Chris ZUVELA (knee – indefinite),
Wellington Phoenix Squad: 4.Mandi SOSA, 6.Dylan FOX, 8.Mitch NICHOLS, 9.Nathan BURNS, 11.David WILLIAMS, 13.Liberato CACACE, 14.Alex RUFER, 15.Michal KOPZCYNSKI, 16.Louis FENTON, 18.Sarpreet SINGH, 19.Tom DOYLE, 20.Oliver SAIL (gk), 21.Roy KRISHNA, 22.Andrew DURANTE (c), 23.Max BURGESS, 27.Steven TAYLOR, 30.Zac JONES (gk) 40.Ante Covic (gk)
**two to be omitted**
Ins: 6.Dylan FOX (promoted) 8.Mitch NICHOLS (promoted) 19.Tom DOYLE (promoted) 30.Zac JONES (promoted) 40.Ante COVIC (gk) (new signing – injury replacement)
Outs: 1.Filip KURTO (gk) (injured – 1 week), 3.Reuben WAY (not selected), 5.Ryan LOWRY (suspended -1 week)