2015/2016 Hyundai A-League
Season 11 Round 5
Newcastle United Jets FC vs Western Sydney Wanderers
When: Saturday 7th November, 2015
Where: Hunter Stadium, 294 Turton Road, New Lambton, NSW
Kickoff: 515pm AEDST (gates open 415pm)
Tickets: Ticketmaster Link
Active support is located in Bay 60. Anyone wishing to enter Bay 60 needs to hold a Bay 60 membership or a valid ticket. If you are already a Jets Member go to Members Services at Western Stand to be issued a gameday Bay 60 ticket. For non-members you can purchase a Bay 60 ticket via ticketmaster or the dedicated Bay 60 ticket window at the Western Stand entrance.
Jets Wins – 3, Wanderers Wins – 3, Drawn – 3
Jets Wins – 0, Wanderers Wins – 2, Drawn – 2
In Sydney – 5
Jets Wins – 3, Wanderers Wins – 1, Drawn – 1
Average Home A-League Crowd – 16524
Average Away A-League Crowd – 11185
Goals in Fixture
Jets – 11, Wanderers – 12
In Newcastle –
Jets – 3, Wanderers – 7
1st Goals in Fixture
Jets – 3, Wanderers – 6
Cards in Fixture
Jets – 21 (19 yellow, 2 red), Wanderers 7 (7 yellow, 0 red)
Recent Form (FFA Cup & A-League)
Jets – LWLWW (9 points from last 12)
Wanderers – LLDLW (4 points from last 12)
Jets – Milos Trifunovic (3)
Wanderers – Mitch Nichols, Andreu Mayoral, Dario Vidosic (1)
Last Result –
Jets 2 (Alivodic 22′, Ki-Je 45′) – Wanderers 1 (Kalmar 51′) at Pirtek Stadium, A-League, Round 22, 21/03/2015.
Starting line-ups from Last Meeting in Season 10 Round 22
|Newcastle Jets||Western Sydney Wanderers|
|Ben Kennedy||Ante Covic|
|Nick Cowburn||Iacopo La Rocca|
|Taylor Regan||Sam Gallaway|
|Daniel Mullen||Daniel Alessi|
|Ki-Je Lee||Jonathan Aspropotamitis|
|Enver Alivodic||Yianni Perkatis|
|Ben Kantarovski||Jason Trifiro|
|Jacob Pepper||Alusine Fofanah|
|Andrew Hoole||Nick Kalmar|
|Mitch Cooper||Jaushua Sotirio|
|Edson Montano||Steve Kuzmanovski|
Leading Scorers in fixture –
Wanderers – Mark Bridge (4)
2015/16 SEASON STATISTICS
|Number||Name||Appearances||Starts||Substitute Appearances||Subbed off||Minutes Played||Goals||Assists||Yellow Cards||Red – Second Bookable||Straight Red|
|10||Leonardo Vitor Santiago||3||3||0||3||244||0||1||0||0||0|
Scott Miller – 0 wins, Tony Popovic – 0 wins, 0 drawnNewcastle Jets A-League Coaching Records –
- Phil Stubbins – 3 matches (1 win, 2 drawn, 0 losses = 33% win ratio)
- Gary Van Egmond – 4 matches (1 win, 0 drawn and 3 losses = 25% win ratio)
- Richard Money – No Matches
- Branko Culina – No Matches
- Nick Theodorakopoulos – No Matches
- Craig Deans – No Matches
- Clayton Zane – 2 matches (1 win, 1 drawn, 0 losses = 50% win ratio)
Western Sydney Wanderers Coach Record – Tony Popovic 33% win ratio (3 wins, 3 drawn, 3 losses)
- Newcastle are undefeated in the last 5 matches against the Wanderers.
- The last match between these sides was memorable for a terrible offside call from the assistant referee against Edson Montano.
- The Jets have scored in the last 5 matches against the Wanderers.
- Last week’s match is only the second time the Jets have won after being behind at half time. It was the first time they’ve won after being two goals behind.
- This match will be the first time Ante Covic hasn’t been between the sticks for the Wanderers against the Jets.
- There was 66 A-League appearances, and 129 matches, between the two goals Ben Kantarovski scored.
- Lee Ki-Je has scored in his last 2 appearances against the Wanderers.
- Visa players have scored the last 4 goals for the Jets against the Wanderers (Flores, Ki-Je x2, Alivodic)
- David Carney is a man in form. He’s had a hand in 4 of the Jets’ 6 goals scored this season.
- Scott Miller has equalled the best start to a season by any Jets coach. He is equal with Gary Van Egmond (v2). A point this weekend will be the best start to a season in Jets history.