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2015/16 Hyundai A-League – Round 25 Match Preview – Newcastle United Jets FC vs Perth Glory FC

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2015/2016 Hyundai A-League
Season 11 Round 25
Newcastle United Jets FC vs Perth Glory FC

When: Saturday 26th March, 2016
Where: Hunter Stadium, 294 Turton Road, New Lambton, NSW
Kickoff: 515pm AEDST (gates open 4pm)
Tickets: Ticketmaster Link

Watch: LIVE on Foxsports 4 and FoxSports 4HD
Listen: ABC Newcastle 1233 or ABC Grandstand online
Tweet: @newyboys #NTUA #NEWvPER

Active support will located in Bay 42 on the Southern Hill for the remainder of the 2015/16 season. 
If you have ever wanted to join active support and try it out, now is the time. We are looking for people to step up and be involved in active support so please come along and join in.
You will only require a General Admission ticket or membership for the Southern Hill. 

FIXTURE FACTS

Overall – 32 matches between the two teams.
Jets Wins – 6, Glory Wins – 20, Drawn – 6

In Newcastle – 16 matches.
Jets Wins – 5, Glory Wins – 9, Drawn – 2
In Perth – 16 matches
Jets Wins – 1, Glory Wins – 11, Drawn – 4

Average Home A-League Crowd – 9037
Average Away A-League Crowd – 8658

Goals in Fixture
Jets – 32, Glory – 63
In Newcastle –
Jets – 18, Glory – 30

1st Goals in Fixture
Jets – 13, Glory – 17

Cards in Fixture
Jets – 64 (60 yellow, 4 red), Glory 49 (46 yellow, 3 red)

Recent Form (FFA Cup & A-League)
Jets – WWLLD (7 points from last 15)
Glory – WLWWW (12 points from last 15)

Leading Scorers
Jets – Milos Trifunovic (9)
Glory – Diego Castro (12)

Last Result –
Jets 0 – Glory 2 (Keogh 37′, Sandor 46′) at NIB Stadium, A-League, Round 22, 7/3/2016.

Starting line-ups from Last Meeting in Season 11 Round 22

Newcastle Jets Perth Glory
Mark Birighitti Ante Covic
Jason Hoffman Joshua Risdon
Daniel Mullen Alex Grant
Nigel Boogaard Aryn Williams
Nick Cowburn Shane Lowry
Mateo Poljak Gyorgy Sandor
Steven Ugarkovic Krisztian Vadocz
Morten Nordstrand Nebojsa Marinkovic
Enver Alivodic Chris Harold
Milos Trifunovic Diego Castro
Leonardo Vitor Santiago Andrew Keogh

FIXTURE RECORDS

Biggest Win

Jets 4 (Haliti 13’, Brockie 54’, Petrovski 68’Penalty, Petrovski 69’) – Glory 0 at Hunter Stadium, Midweek Round 1, Season 2010/11, 10/02/2011.

Heaviest Defeat

Jets 1 (Parisi 71’) – Glory 6 (Harold 24′, Castro 45′, Mullen 48′ o.g., Harold 54′, Grant 74′, Castro 88′), Round 16, Season 2015/16 at Hunter Stadium, 24/01/2016.

Leading Scorers in fixture –

Jets – Joel Griffiths (6)
Glory – Jamie Harnwell (7)

2015/16 SEASON STATISTICS

Number Name Appearances Starts Substitute Appearances Subbed off Minutes Played Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red – Second Bookable Straight Red
1 Mark Birighitti 23 23 0 1 2059 0 0 2 0 0
2 Daniel Mullen 16 16 0 0 1357 0 0 2 2 0
3 Jason Hoffman 22 22 0 1 1977 0 0 8 0 0
4 Nigel Boogaard 19 19 0 1 1644 0 0 2 2 0
5 Ben Kantarovski 19 14 5 2 1305 2 0 5 1 0
6 Cameron Watson 17 12 5 8 984 0 0 4 0 0
7 Enver Alivodic 24 24 0 5 2082 1 3 1 0 0
8 Mateo Poljak 23 23 0 2 2051 0 1 6 0 0
9 Milos Trifunovic 22 22 0 7 1862 9 0 4 0 0
10 Leonardo Vitor Santiago 17 15 2 11 1211 0 3 0 0 0
11 Labinot Haliti 2 1 1 1 24 0 0 0 0 0
13 Ki-Je Lee 8 8 0 0 720 0 1 1 0 0
14 Mitch Cooper 11 3 8 3 274 1 0 0 0 0
16 Steven Ugarkovic 8 7 1 0 655 1 0 1 0 0
17 Radovan Pavicevic 6 0 6 0 87 0 0 2 0 0
19 Morten Nordstrand 8 5 3 1 529 2 2 1 0 0
20 Ben Kennedy 2 1 1 0 101 0 0 0 0 0
22 Lachlan Jackson 17 13 4 2 1209 0 0 1 0 0
23 David Carney 15 15 0 3 1334 3 4 6 0 0
24 Nick Cowburn 19 11 8 2 1112 0 0 3 0 0
25 Brandon Lundy 1 0 1 0 75 0 0 0 0 0
27 Braedyn Crowley 8 1 7 0 202 0 0 0 0 0
28 Ryan Kitto 15 9 6 8 733 2 1 1 0 0

COACHING

Coaches Head to Head – 3 matches
Scott Miller – 0 wins, Ken Lowe – 3 wins, 0 drawnNewcastle Jets A-League Coaching Records –

  • Scott Miller – 2 matches (0 wins, 0 drawn, 2 losses = 0% win ratio)
  • Phil Stubbins – 3 matches (0 wins, 0 drawn, 3 losses = 0% win ratio)
  • Gary Van Egmond – 16 matches (3 wins, 6 drawn and 7 losses = 19% win ratio)
  • Richard Money – 3 matches (1 win, 0 drawn, 2 losses = 33% win ratio)
  • Branko Culina – 6 matches (2 wins, 0 drawn, 4 losses = 33% win ratio)
  • Nick Theodorakopoulos – 1 match (0 wins, 0 drawn, 1 loss = 0% win ratio)
  • Craig Deans – No Matches
  • Clayton Zane – 1 match (0 wins, 0 drawn, 1 loss = 0% win ratio)

Perth Glory Coach Record – Ken Lowe 100% win ratio (7 wins, 0 drawn, 0 losses)

KEY FACTS:

General

  • In the last 4 matches between these teams, the Jets have had 3 players sent off – Kew Jaliens, Nigel Boogaard and Daniel Mullen.
  • The Jets have won 5 and lost 5 of their last home matches of the year.
  • The last match against Glory at home, a 6-1 defeat, is the second worst in the club’s history.
  • The Jets have played 173 minutes with 10 men this year – almost 2 full matches.

Players

  • Daniel Mullen and Nigel Boogaard join Joel Griffiths and Mateo Corbo as the only players to have been dismissed twice in one season for the Jets.
  • Nigel Boogaard overtook Paul Okon on the list of games as captain. Boogaard has captained the club 18 times.
  • Daniel Mullen’s 39 minute dismissal is not the Jets quickest in history. That goes to the 6 minute dismissal of Jacob Pepper in 2012.

Newcastle Jets

  • The Jets last win against Perth was 5/11/11. Jeremy Brockie scoring both in a 2-0 win.
  • The Jets last took points off Perth Glory on 20/10/2013 and have taken 2 points of a possible 39 from the last 13 matches.
  • Home crowds against Perth Glory are the lowest on average of all current A-League teams

Perth Glory

  • Kenny Lowe has managed 7 wins from 7 A-League games against the Jets. He is 9 from 9 in all competitions.
  • Perth have the opportunity to do the “treble” over the Jets for the 4th time in A-League history.
  • 19 (30%) of Perth’s goals against the Jets have been scored in the final 15 minutes of the match.
  • Two-thirds of the goals Glory have scored at Hunter Stadium have been scored in the second half.

2015/16 Hyundai A-League – Round 23 Match Preview – Newcastle United Jets FC vs Western Sydney Wanderers

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2015/2016 Hyundai A-League
Season 11 Round 23
Newcastle United Jets FC vs Western Sydney Wanderers

When: Sunday 13th February, 2016
Where: Hunter Stadium, 294 Turton Road, New Lambton, NSW
Kickoff: 5pm AEDST (gates open 4pm)
Tickets: Ticketmaster Link

Watch: LIVE on Foxsports 4 and FoxSports 4HD
Listen: ABC Newcastle 1233 or ABC Grandstand online
Tweet: @newyboys #NTUA #NEWvWSW

Active support will located in Bay 42 on the Southern Hill for the remainder of the 2015/16 season. 
If you have ever wanted to join active support and try it out, now is the time. We are looking for people to step up and be involved in active support so please come along and join in.
You will only require a General Admission ticket or membership for the Southern Hill. 

FIXTURE FACTS

Overall – 11 matches between the two teams.

Jets Wins – 3, Wanderers Wins – 5, Drawn – 3

In Newcastle – 5 matches.
Jets Wins – 0, Wanderers Wins – 3, Drawn – 2
In Sydney – 6 matches
Jets Wins – 3, Wanderers Wins – 2, Drawn – 1

Average Home A-League Crowd – 16197
Average Away A-League Crowd – 11011

Goals in Fixture
Jets – 12, Wanderers – 16
In Newcastle –
Jets – 4, Wanderers – 9

1st Goals in Fixture
Jets – 4, Wanderers – 7

Cards in Fixture
Jets – 25 (23 yellow, 2 red), Wanderers 13 (13 yellow, 0 red)

Recent Form (FFA Cup & A-League)
Jets – WDWWL (10 points from last 15)
Wanderers – DLDWL (5 points from last 15)

Leading Scorers
Jets – Milos Trifunovic (9)
Wanderers – Mitch Nichols (9)

Last Result –
Jets 0 – Wanderers 2 (Aguilar 45+2′, Bridge 70′) at Hunter Stadium, A-League, Round 12, 24/12/2015.

Starting line-ups from Last Meeting in Season 11 Round 12

Newcastle Jets Western Sydney Wanderers
Mark Birighitti Andrew Redmayne
Cameron Watson Scott Neville
Daniel Mullen Alberto Aguilar
Nigel Boogaard Scott Jamieson
Nick Cowburn Nikolai Topor-Stanley
Mateo Poljak Dimas
Ben Kantarovski Jacob Pepper
Ryan Kitto Romeo Castelen
David Carney Mitch Nichols
Enver Alivodic Mark Bridge
Milos Trifunovic Federico Piovaccari

FIXTURE RECORDS

Biggest Win

Jets 2 (Jaliens 37’, Taggart 64’) – Wanderers 0, Round 21, Season 2013/14 at Pirtek Stadium, 02/03/2014.

Heaviest Defeat

Jets 0 – Wanderers 3 (Bridge 6’, 33’, Visconte 80’), Round 27, Season 2012/13 at Hunter Stadium, 29/03/2013.

Leading Scorers in fixture –

Jets – Adam Taggart (3)
Wanderers – Mark Bridge (5)

2015/16 SEASON STATISTICS

Number Name Appearances Starts Substitute Appearances Subbed off Minutes Played Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red – Second Bookable Straight Red
1 Mark Birighitti 21 21 0 1 1879 0 0 2 0 0
2 Daniel Mullen 15 15 0 0 1318 0 0 2 1 0
3 Jason Hoffman 21 21 0 1 1887 0 0 8 0 0
4 Nigel Boogaard 17 17 0 1 1464 0 0 2 2 0
5 Ben Kantarovski 17 13 4 2 1168 2 0 5 1 0
6 Cameron Watson 16 12 4 8 978 0 0 4 0 0
7 Enver Alivodic 22 22 0 4 1908 1 3 1 0 0
8 Mateo Poljak 21 21 0 1 1877 0 1 6 0 0
9 Milos Trifunovic 21 21 0 6 1789 9 0 4 0 0
10 Leonardo Vitor Santiago 15 13 2 11 1031 0 2 0 0 0
11 Labinot Haliti 2 1 1 1 24 0 0 0 0 0
13 Ki-Je Lee 8 8 0 0 720 0 1 1 0 0
14 Mitch Cooper 11 3 8 3 274 1 0 0 0 0
17 Radovan Pavicevic 6 0 6 0 87 0 0 2 0 0
20 Ben Kennedy 2 1 1 0 101 0 0 0 0 0
22 Lachlan Jackson 15 12 3 2 1113 0 0 0 0 0
23 David Carney 15 15 0 3 1334 3 4 6 0 0
24 Nick Cowburn 17 9 8 2 932 0 0 3 0 0
25 Brandon Lundy 1 0 1 0 75 0 0 0 0 0
27 Braedyn Crowley 8 1 7 0 202 0 0 0 0 0
28 Ryan Kitto 13 8 5 7 673 1 1 1 0 0

COACHING

Coaches Head to Head – 2 matches
Scott Miller – 0 wins, Tony Popovic – 2 wins, 0 drawnNewcastle Jets A-League Coaching Records –

  • Scott Miller – 2 matches (0 wins, 0 drawn, 2 losses = 0% win ratio)
  • 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 45% win ratio (5 wins, 3 drawn, 3 losses)

KEY FACTS:

General

  • The Jets have never defeated Western Sydney at home.
  • Five of the 13 goals scored in this fixture at Hunter Stadium have been scored after the 80th minute.
  • Newcastle have only played the Wanderers once on a Sunday, a match which they won 2-0.
  • There has never been a crowd smaller than 10000 at Hunter Stadium present for a match between these teams.

Players

  • The last 5 goals the Jets have scored against the Wanderers have been scored by Visa players.
  • Milos Trifunovic and Cameron Watson are both one yellow card from an automatic suspension.
  • Jason Hoffman will sit out the match after collecting 8 yellow cards during the season. Daniel Mullen will also be absent following his red card last match.
  • Nikolai Topor-Stanley has been booked in both matches between these teams this season.
  • A player has been sent off in the last 4 matches at Hunter Stadium.

Newcastle Jets

  • The last time the Jets lost after travelling to Perth was 23/11/08. The W-D-L record since is 6-3-0.
  • The Jets last won 3 in a row at home back in November 2011.
  • Trifunovic has scored 4 goals in the last 4 games at Hunter Stadium.

Western Sydney Wanderers

  • The Jets have only won once at home when Liam Reddy is in goals for the opposition.
  • The Wanderers have received 2 penalties in their last two visits to Hunter Stadium, both in the final 15 minutes of the match.

2015/16 Hyundai A-League – Round 22 Match Preview – Perth Glory FC vs Newcastle United Jets FC

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2015/2016 Hyundai A-League
Season 11 Round 22
Perth Glory FC vs Newcastle United Jets FC

When: Monday 7th March, 2016
Where: nIB Stadium, 310 Pier St, Perth WA
Kickoff: 8pm AEDST (5pm local time)
Tickets: Ticketmaster Link
Watch: LIVE on Foxsports 4 and FoxSports 4HD
Listen: ABC Grandstand Digital online or ABC Radio App
Tweet: @newyboys #PERvNEW #NTUA

If you are unable to travel to the game, please join us at our official away venue – Sydney Junction Hotel (SJ’s) at Hamilton and watch the game LIVE.
SJ’s is our venue for all away Newcastle Jets fixtures.
The game will be shown in the courtyard due to event taking place in main bar area. All ages are welcome (u18’s must be accompanied by an adult). Supporters will be able to purchase $5 house beers, wine and spirits and $10 meals are available from the bistro.

FIXTURE FACTS

Overall – 31 matches between the two teams.
Jets Wins – 6, Glory Wins – 19, Drawn – 6

In Newcastle – 16 matches.
Jets Wins – 5, Glory Wins – 9, Drawn – 2
In Perth – 15 matches
Jets Wins – 1, Glory Wins – 10, Drawn – 4

Average Home A-League Crowd – 9037
Average Away A-League Crowd – 8485

Goals in Fixture
Jets – 32, Glory – 61
In Perth –
Jets – 14, Glory – 31

1st Goals in Fixture
Jets – 13, Glory – 16

Cards in Fixture
Jets – 60 (57 yellow, 3 red), Glory 48 (45 yellow, 3 red)

Recent Form (FFA Cup & A-League)
Jets – LWDWW (10 points from last 15)
Glory – WWWWL (12 points from last 15)

Leading Scorers
Jets – Milos Trifunovic (9)
Glory – Diego Castro (10)

Last Result –
Jets 1 (Trifunovic 14′) – Glory 6 (Harold 24′, Castro 45′, Mullen 48′ o.g., Harold 54′, Grant 74′, Castro 88′) at Hunter Stadium, A-League, Round 16, 24/01/2016.

Starting line-ups from Last Meeting in Season 11 Round 6

Newcastle Jets Perth Glory
Mark Birighitti Ante Covic
Jason Hoffman Joshua Risdon
Daniel Mullen Alex Grant
Nigel Boogaard Aryn Williams
Lachlan Jackson Marc Warren
Mateo Poljak Gyorgy Sandor
Cameron Watson Mitchell Oxborrow
Ryan Kitto Diogo Ferreira
David Carney Chris Harold
Enver Alivodic Diego Castro
Milos Trifunovic Nebojsa Marinkovic

FIXTURE RECORDS

Biggest Win

Jets 4 (Haliti 13’, Brockie 54’, Petrovski 68’pen, Petrovski 69’) – Glory 0 at Hunter Stadium, Midweek Round 1, Season 2010/11, 10/02/2011.

Heaviest Defeat

Jets 1 (Parisi 71’) – Glory 6 (Harold 24′, Castro 45′, Mullen 48′ o.g., Harold 54′, Grant 74′, Castro 88′), Round 16, Season 2015/16 at Hunter Stadium, 24/01/2016.

Leading Scorers in fixture –

Jets – Joel Griffiths (6)
Glory – Jamie Harnwell (7)

2015/16 SEASON STATISTICS

Number Name Appearances Starts Substitute Appearances Subbed off Minutes Played Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red – Second Bookable Straight Red
1 Mark Birighitti 20 20 0 1 1789 0 0 2 0 0
2 Daniel Mullen 14 14 0 0 1260 0 0 2 0 0
3 Jason Hoffman 20 20 0 1 1797 0 0 7 0 0
4 Nigel Boogaard 16 16 0 1 1374 0 0 1 2 0
5 Ben Kantarovski 16 13 3 2 1139 2 0 5 1 0
6 Cameron Watson 16 12 4 8 978 0 0 4 0 0
7 Enver Alivodic 21 21 0 4 1818 1 3 1 0 0
8 Mateo Poljak 20 20 0 1 1787 0 1 6 0 0
9 Milos Trifunovic 20 20 0 5 1728 9 0 4 0 0
10 Leonardo Vitor Santiago 14 12 2 10 964 0 2 0 0 0
11 Labinot Haliti 2 1 1 1 24 0 0 0 0 0
12 Andy Brennan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Ki-Je Lee 8 8 0 0 720 0 1 1 0 0
14 Mitch Cooper 11 3 8 3 274 1 0 0 0 0
15 Themba Muata-Marlow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Radovan Pavicevic 6 0 6 0 87 0 0 2 0 0
18 Josh Barresi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Ben Kennedy 2 1 1 0 101 0 0 0 0 0
22 Lachlan Jackson 15 12 3 2 1113 0 0 0 0 0
23 David Carney 15 15 0 3 1334 3 4 6 0 0
24 Nick Cowburn 16 8 8 2 842 0 0 3 0 0
25 Brandon Lundy 1 0 1 0 75 0 0 0 0 0
27 Braedyn Crowley 8 1 7 0 202 0 0 0 0 0
28 Ryan Kitto 12 8 4 7 650 1 1 1 0 0
29 Andrew Pawiak 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 Blake Tuxford 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

COACHING

Coaches Head to Head – 2 matches
Scott Miller – 0 wins, Ken Lowe – 2 wins, 0 drawnNewcastle Jets A-League Coaching Records –

  • Scott Miller – 1 matches (0 wins, 0 drawn, 1 loss = 0% win ratio)
  • Phil Stubbins – 3 matches (0 wins, 0 drawn, 3 losses = 0% win ratio)
  • Gary Van Egmond – 16 matches (3 wins, 6 drawn and 7 losses = 19% win ratio)
  • Richard Money – 3 matches (1 win, 0 drawn, 2 losses = 33% win ratio)
  • Branko Culina – 6 matches (2 wins, 0 drawn, 4 losses = 33% win ratio)
  • Nick Theodorakopoulos – 1 match (0 wins, 0 drawn, 1 loss = 0% win ratio)
  • Craig Deans – No Matches
  • Clayton Zane – 1 match (0 wins, 0 drawn, 1 loss = 0% win ratio)

Perth Glory Coach Record – Ken Lowe 100% win ratio (6 wins, 0 drawn, 0 losses)

KEY FACTS:

General

  • The Jets were last 4 games undefeated back in November 2013.
  • The Jets are 12 games winless in the league (home and away) against Perth. The last victory was 2-0 back on 5/11/11with an early Jeremy Brockie double. Including FFA Cup, the record is 14 matches.
  • The Jets haven’t won in Perth in over 10 years. The only victory was a 1-0 win thanks to a Vaughan Coveny goal.
  • Perth have also won the last 9 matches at home against the Jets. The last time the Jets took a point away from Perth was 9/11/08. A 90th minute Eugene Dadi goal earning Perth a 2-2 draw.
  • The Jets have played 7 games on a Monday and never won.

Jason Hoffman

  • Hoffman makes his 50th A-League appearance for the Jets.
  • He’s made 57 competitive appearances for the Jets in total.
  • Hoffman’s only two goals were scored against Wellington Phoenix in Rd 1 of Season 5.
  • His debut was as a 58th minute substitute against Queensland Roar in 2007. He was later substituted for Adam D’Apuzzo after 31 minutes.

Players

  • Stevie uGee became the 63rd player to score in the A-League for the Jets.
  • Ben Kantarovski surpassed Matt Thompson’s A-League appearances for the club with last week’s late substitute appearance.

Newcastle Jets

  • The last time the Jets won on the Coast, they faced Perth Glory the next week. On that occasion it was at home, but the Jets won 2-1.

Perth Glory

  • Perth have scored, on average, >2 goals per match at in the last 10 against the Jets.
  • Perth haven’t had a player booked in the last 2 home matches against the Jets.
  • Ken Lowe has won every match he has coached against the Jets – 6 league games and 2 FFA Cup matches.
  • Perth have scored in 13 consecutive matches.