The Jetstream Grand Final Week – For Vucks Sake

David (@Jeterpool) is joined by Jason from @forvuckssake as we get the latest from behind opposition lines ahead @NewcastleJetsFC vs @gomvc #ALeagueGF in @ALeague Grand Final @mjstadium.

David speaks to Jason about the upcoming Grand Final and how the Victory are preparing. They chat about the semi-final result, the injury situation, how Victory will plan to defeat the Jets and where the Jets could cause Victory issues. They also speak about the fans coming to Newcastle for a weekend of football before getting Jason’s predication for the match – no surprises who he thinks will win!

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The Jetstream Review S13SF1 – The Scorpion Kid

David (@Jeterpool) is joined by Dr Emma (@Synapse101), Luke (@MrGlass23) and Ben to review @NewcastleJetsFC vs @Melbournecity #NEWvMCY in @ALeague 1st Semi Final @mjstadium.

The team review the 2-1 home Semi-Final against Melbourne City in Newcastle. They cover a variety of topics including the  stats between the two teams, talking points on the match, review of all the goals and have a brief discussion about sales for the Grand Final. The team then give their thoughts on the other Semi-Final this weekend.

Apologies for the peaking in the audio – we’re learning to use some new equipment!

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2017/18 Hyundai A-League – Elimination Semi Final Match Preview – Newcastle United Jets FC vs Melbourne City FC

2017/2018 Hyundai A-League
Season 13 Elimination Semi Final
Newcastle United Jets FC vs Melbourne City FC

When: Friday 27th April, 2018
Where: Hunter Stadium, 294 Turton Road, New Lambton, NSW
Kickoff: 750pm AEDST (gates open 650pm)
Tickets: Ticketmaster Link

Watch: ONE, FoxSports 1 and FoxSports 1HD
Listen: ABC Newcastle 1233 or ABC Grandstand Radio online/app
Tweet: @SquadronNewy @JetstreamNewy #NTUA #NEWvMCY #ALeagueFinals

Referee: Shaun Evans
Assistant Referee 1: George Lakrindis
Assistant Referee 2: Wilson Brown
Fourth Official: Jarred Gillett
Video Assistant Referee: Chris Beath

FIXTURE FACTS

Overall – 24 matches between the two teams.
Jets Wins – 9, City Wins – 11, Drawn – 4

In Newcastle – 13 matches.
Jets Wins – 7, City Wins – 5, Drawn – 1
In Melbourne – 11 matches
Jets Wins – 2, City Wins – 6, Drawn – 3

Average Home A-League Crowd – 9536
Average Away A-League Crowd – 7251

Goals in Fixture
Jets – 34, City – 48
In Newcastle – 
Jets – 20, City – 22

1st Goals in Fixture
Jets – 12, City – 12

Cards in Fixture
Jets – 67 (66 yellow, 1 red), City 41 (39 yellow, 2 red)

Recent Form (A-League)
Jets – WLLLW (6 point from last 15)
City – WWWLW (12 points from last 15)

Leading Scorers
Jets – Andrew Nabbout, Dimitri Petratos (10)
City – Bruno Fornalo, Stefan Mauk, Macin Budzinski, Dario Vidosic (5)

Last Result – 
Newcastle Jets 0 – Melbourne City 3 (Fornaroli 42′, Vidosic 53′, Vidosic 77′) at McDonald Jones Stadium, A-League, Round 25, Season 2017/18

SQUADS

NEWCASTLE JETS

Ins: 4.Nigel BOOGAARD (returns from injury), 8.Ronald VARGAS (returns from injury), 13.Ivan VUJICA (promoted), 32.Angus THURGATE (promoted)
Outs: 5.Ben KANTAROVSKI (hamstring – 3 weeks), 10.Wayne BROWN (calf – 2 weeks)
Unavailable: Nil

Newcastle Jets squad: 1.Jack DUNCAN (Gk), 3.Jason HOFFMAN, 4.Nigel BOOGAARD, 6.Steven UGARKOVIC, 7.Dimi PETRATOS, 8.Ronald VARGAS, 9.Roy O’DONOVAN, 11.Patricio RODRIGUEZ, 13.Ivan VUJICA, 16.Nick COWBURN, 17.Daniel GEORGIEVSKI, 18.Johnny KOUTROUMBIS, 20.Glen MOSS (Gk), 22.Lachlan JACKSON, 24.Joseph CHAMPNESS, 27.Riley MCGREE, 32.Angus THURGATE, 44.Nikolai TOPOR-STANLEY (c)
**two to be omitted**

MELBOURNE CITY

Ins: 22.Michael JAKOBSEN (returns from injury), 11.Bruce KAMAU (promoted)
Outs: Nil
Unavailable: Nil

Melbourne City FC squad: 1.Dean BOUZANIS (Gk), 2.Manny MUSCAT, 3.Scott JAMIESON, 4.Harrison DELBRIDGE, 5.Bart SCHENKEVELD, 6.Osama MALIK, 7.Nick FITZGERALD, 8.Oliver BOZANIC, 10.Dario VIDOSIC, 11.Bruce Kamau, 13.Stefan MAUK, 14.Daniel ARZANI, 18.Eugene GALEKOVIC (Gk), 22.Michael JAKOBSEN, 23.Bruno FORNAROLI, 26.Luke BRATTAN, 27.Marcin BUDZINSKI, 37.Nathaniel ATKINSON
**two to be omitted**

Starting line-ups from Last Meeting in Season 2017/18 Round 25

Newcastle Jets Melbourne City
Jack Duncan Dean Bouzanis
Daniel Georgievski Nathaniel Atkinson
Ben Kantarovski Bart Schenkeveld
Nikolai Topor-Stanley Michael Jakobsen
Ivan Vujica Scott Jamieson
Steven Ugarkovic Oliver Bozanic
Nick Cowburn Luke Brattan
Ronald Vargas Stefan Mauk
Riley McGree Dario Vidosic
Dimitri Petratos Bruno Fornaroli
Roy O’Donovan Daniel Arzani

FIXTURE RECORDS

Biggest Win

Jets 3 (Goodwin 56’, Zadkovich 52’, R Griffith 87’ pen) – City 0, Round 19, Season 2011/12 at Hunter Stadium, 11/02/2012.
 

Heaviest Defeat

Jets 0 – City 4 (Jaliens 18′, Novillo 47′, Williams 63′, Ramsay 87′) at AAMI Park, A-League, Round 21, 14/03/2015, Jets 0 – City 4 (Mooy 43′, Fornaroli 56′, Mooy 59′, Fornaroli 62′) at Hunter Stadium, A-League, Round 10, 13/12/15 and Jets 0 – City 4 (Cahill 12′, Fitzgerald 65′, Fornaroli 75′ pen, Fornaroli 81′) at AAMI Park, A-League, Round 23 18/3/2017
 

Leading Scorers in fixture –

Jets – Ryan Griffiths (6)
City – Bruno Fornaroli (9)
 

2017/18 SEASON STATISTICS

Number Name Appearances Starts Subbed On Subbed off Minutes Played Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards
1 Jack Duncan 18 18 0 0 1620 0 0 0 0
3 Jason Hoffman 23 21 2 8 1834 5 1 3 1
4 Nigel Boogaard 21 21 0 1 1882 1 0 2 0
5 Ben Kantarovski 22 20 2 5 1769 5 0 5 0
6 Steven Ugarkovic 27 27 0 4 2383 1 4 2 0
7 Dimitri Petratos 25 25 0 5 2232 10 9 3 0
8 Ronald Vargas 7 6 1 6 419 0 1 0 0
9 Roy O’Donovan 14 13 1 3 1087 9 2 4 1
10 Wayne Brown 20 11 9 9 957 0 0 4 0
11 Patricio Rodriguez 11 6 5 4 651 1 4 0 0
12 Mario Shabow 7 0 7 0 90 0 0 1 0
13 Ivan Vujica 21 19 2 2 1700 0 2 6 0
15 Andrew Nabbout 22 22 0 8 1902 10 7 4 0
16 Nick Cowburn 10 2 8 2 275 0 0 0 0
17 Daniel Georgievski 18 18 0 4 1452 1 2 8 0
18 John Koutroumbis 11 6 5 2 553 2 0 2 0
19 Kosta Petratos 4 0 4 0 27 0 0 0 0
20 Glen Moss 9 9 0 0 810 0 0 0 0
22 Lachlan Jackson 11 4 7 1 468 1 0 0 0
23 Devante Clut 5 1 4 1 59 0 0 0 0
24 Joe Champness 25 14 11 12 1242 5 2 2 0
27 Riley McGree 10 7 3 1 706 4 1 0 0
32 Angus Thurgate 7 0 7 0 96 0 0 0 0
44 Nikolai Topor-Stanley 27 27 0 0 2430 1 1 5 0

COACHING

Coaches Head to Head – 3 matches
Ernie Merrick – 0 wins, Warren Joyce – 2 wins, 1 drawNewcastle Jets A-League Coaching Records –

  • Ernie Merrick – 3 matches (0 wins, 1 draw, 2 losses = 0% win ratio)
  • Mark Jones – 3 matches (1 win, 0 drawn, 2 losses = 33% win ratio)
  • Scott Miller – 3 matches (2 wins, 0 drawn, 1 loss = 67% win ratio)
  • Phil Stubbins – 3 matches (0 wins, 1 draw, 2 losses = 0% win ratio)
  • Gary Van Egmond – 7 matches (3 wins, 1 drawn and 3 losses = 43% win ratio)
  • Richard Money – No matches
  • Branko Culina – 3 matches (1 win, 1 drawn, 1 loss = 33% win ratio)
  • Nick Theodorakopoulos – No matches
  • Craig Deans – 1 Match (1 win, 0 drawn, 0 losses = 100% win ratio)
  • Clayton Zane – 1 match (1 win, 0 drawn, 0 losses = 100% win ratio)

Melbourne City Coach Record – Warren Joyce 66% win ratio (2 wins, 1 draw, 0 losses)

TALKING POINTS:

General

  • The Jets finals record (W-D-L) is 5-1-5.
  • Newcastle have won their last 3 home finals matches.
  • It has been 2973 days since the Jets last appeared in the finals.
  • The Jets finals record (W-D-L) is 5-1-5.
  • The 57 goals scored by the Jets this season surpassed the combined total of goals scored in the previous 2 seasons (56).

Key Stats from Previous Round

  • The Jets achieved a number of records in the win over the Mariners. Firstly, they achieved a clear sweep over the Mariners – the first either team has achieved this in the fixture.
  • The match set an A-League record for most aggregate goals (10).
  • It was also the first time an away team scored 7+ goals.
  • The Jets scored the most goals in a single season for regular season fixtures between two teams with 15.
  • Newcastle scored 13 goals in the two matches held at Gosford this season. By comparison, the Mariners scored 14 goals in Gosford all season.
  • 8-2 surpassed the Jets previous biggest winning margin – 5-0 against the Phoenix on 22/3/14.
  • Newcastle scored in all regular season away fixtures this season.

Players

  • Riley McGree became the 5th Jets player to score an A-League hattrick.
  • Dimi Petratos became the 4th Jets player to score 10 goals in an A-League season.
  • Petratos is now equal 10th in the Jets overall A-League goal scoring list alongside Emile Heskey.
  • Lachlan Jackson became the 14th different Jets player to score this season – a new record for a single season.
  • He also became the 79th player to score in the A-League for the club. Both of his A-League goals have been scored in the final round of the season. His first was for the Roar against the Jets in season 2014/15.

Newcastle Jets

  • Newcastle have kept 3 clean sheets in their 11 finals appearances. They’ve also been kept scoreless in 3 matches.
  • Ben Kantarovski and Nikolai Topor-Stanley are the only 2 surviving players from the Jets last appearance in the finals.
  • Joel Griffiths and Matt Thompson hold the record of most goals for the club in Finals football (3).
  • Newcastle haven’t scored at home in 214 minutes.

Melbourne City

  • City are the only team the Jets haven’t defeated this season.
  • City (Heart) have lost 3 and won 1 of their “away” finals games.
  • Bruno Fornaroli has been on the scoresheet in his last 6 matches against the Jets. He has scored 9 goals during that time.
  • On average, this fixure produces 3 goals when played in Newcastle.

by and for supporters of football in Newcastle, Australia