2015/2016 Hyundai A-League
Season 11 Round 15
W-League – Newcastle United Jets FC vs Brisbane Roar
A-League – Newcastle United Jets FC vs Wellington Phoenix
When: Sunday 17th January, 2016
Where: Hunter Stadium, 294 Turton Road, New Lambton, NSW
Kickoff: 2pm AEDST (W-League) 5pm AEDST (A-League)
Tickets: Ticketmaster Link
Watch: LIVE on Foxsports 4 and FoxSports 4HD
Listen: ABC Newcastle 1233 or ABC Grandstand online
Tweet: @newyboys #NTUA #NEWvWEL
Active support is located in Bay 60.
Anyone wishing to enter Bay 60 needs to hold a Bay 60 membership or ticket. Bay 60 tickets and memberships are the same price as General Admission.
If you are already a Jets Member, please go to Members Services to the left of Western Stand gates 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 to the right of the Western Stand gates.
Jets Wins – 7, Phoenix Wins – 15, Drawn – 4
Jets Wins – 4, Phoenix Wins – 6, Drawn – 1
In New Zealand – 15
Jets Wins – 3, Phoenix Wins – 9, Drawn – 3
Average Home A-League Crowd – 10222
Average Away A-League Crowd – 8962
Goals in Fixture
Jets – 30, Phoenix – 51
In Newcastle –
Jets – 18, Phoenix – 19
1st Goals in Fixture
Jets – 10, Phoenix – 15
Cards in Fixture
Jets – 52 (46 yellow, 6 red), Phoenix 44 (41 yellow, 3 red)
Recent Form (FFA Cup & A-League)
Jets – LDLLL (1 points from last 15)
Phoenix – LDLLD (2 points from last 15)
Jets – Milos Trifunovic (4)
Phoenix – Roy Krishna (6)
Last Result –
Jets 2 (Carney 30′, Trifunovic 71′) – Phoenix 1 (Ki-Je o.g 45+1′) at Westpac Stadium, A-League, Round 1, 11/10/2015.
Starting line-ups from Last Meeting in Season 11 Round 1
|Newcastle Jets||Wellington Phoenix|
|Mark Birighitti||Glen Moss|
|Jason Hoffman||Louis Fenton|
|Daniel Mullen||Andrew Durante|
|Nigel Boogaard||Ben Sigmund|
|Ki-Je Lee||Manny Muscat|
|Mateo Poljak||Albert Riera|
|Cameron Watson||Roly Bonevacia|
|Leonardo Vitor Santiago||Vince Lia|
|David Carney||Michael McGlinchey|
|Enver Alivodic||Blake Powell|
|Milos Trifunovic||Roy Krishna|
Leading Scorers in fixture –
Phoenix – Shane Smeltz (6)
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||7||7||0||6||527||0||1||0||0||0|
Scott Miller – 1 win, Ernie Merrick – 0 wins, 0 drawnNewcastle Jets A-League Coaching Records –
- Scott Miller – 1 matches (1 win, 0 drawn, 0 losses = 100% win ratio)
- Phil Stubbins – 3 matches (0 wins, 1 draw, 2 losses = 0% win ratio)
- Gary Van Egmond – 12 matches (3 wins, 3 drawn and 6 losses = 25% win ratio)
- Richard Money – No matches
- Branko Culina – 7 matches (2 wins, 0 drawn, 5 losses = 29% win ratio)
- Nick Theodorakopoulos – No Matches
- Craig Deans – 1 Match (0 win, 0 drawn, 1 loss = 0% win ratio)
- Clayton Zane – 2 matches (1 wins, 0 drawn, 1 loss = 50% win ratio)
Wellington Phoenix Coach Record – Ernie Merrick 36% win ratio (9 wins, 6 drawn, 10 losses)
- The last first half goal the Jets scored was in Rd 1 this season against the Phoenix. It was scored by David Carney.
- A loss or draw this week will equal the Jets record of consecutive winless matches (11).
- The Jets haven’t receive a penalty against Wellington at home in over 8 years.
- On average, there are 3 goals scored in this fixture.
- There have been 9 red cards in this fixture however none of them have been issued at Hunter Stadium.
- 3 goals were put past Mark Birighitti in the two matches at Hunter Stadium against the Nix.
- Leonardo’s only away appearance this season was against the Phoenix in Rd 1. His other appearances have all come at home.
- Mark Birighitti saved a Roy Krishna penalty in the last match.
- Ernie Merrick’s Phoneix teams have scored 24 goals in the last 30 minutes of a match. Merrick’s Phoneix team have scored 36 goals in total.
- Scott Miller has equalled the longest winless streak for a Jets coach in the A-League over the weekend, held by Phil Stubbins (twice).
- The Jets biggest win in their history came against Wellington Phoenix
- The Jets have scored in 6 consecutive matches against the Phoenix.
- Last weekend was the third match this season where the Jets failed to have a shot on target.
- As has been widely publicised, the Jets need to by the 50th minute to prevent becoming the team to have the longest goaless streak in the league
- Wellington scored 3 goals in 5 minutes during their last visit to Hunter Sadium.
- The Phoenix are also struggling with their own form, having taken 2 points from their last 5 matches.