Ins & Outs: Key defender returns


Key defender Scott Neville has been included in Robbie Fowler’s extended 20-man squad for Sunday’s trip south to face Western United in Ballarat.

Neville returns to the squad following a one-week suspension which saw his miss last week’s victory against Adelaide United.

The experienced defender is one of four players promoted to the squad alongside young defenders Aaron Reardon & Kai Trewin, as well as attacker Jai Ingham.

18-year-old Izaack Powell is unavailable for the contest through international duty, while Scott McDonald will also not make the trip to Ballarat.

Hyundai A-League 2019/20 – Round 20: Western United v Brisbane Roar
Mars Stadium, Ballarat
Sunday, 16 February (3pm KO QLD time)



Goalkeepers: 1.Max CROCOMBE, 21.Jamie YOUNG

Defenders: 2.Scott NEVILLE, 3.Corey BROWN, Daniel BOWLES, 5.Tom ALDRED (c), 6.Macaulay GILLESPHEY, 8.Jacob PEPPER, 15.Aaron REARDON, 19.Jack HINGERT, 22.Jake MCGING, 27.Kai TREWIN

Midfielders: 12.Aiden O’NEILL, 25.Rahmat AKBARI, 26.Jay O’SHEA

Attackers: 7.Jai INGHAM, 10.Bradden INMAN, 20.Aaron AMADI-HOLLOWAY, 23.Dylan WENZEL-HALLS, 30.Mirza MURATOVIC **2-4 to be omitted**

Ins: 2.Scott NEVILLE (returns from suspension), 7.Jai INGHAM (promoted), 15.Aaron REARDON (promoted), 27.Kai TREWIN (promoted)

Outs: 28.Izaack POWELL (international duty), 77.Scott MCDONALD (not selected)

Unavailable: 29.Jordan COURTNEY-PERKINS (knee – TBC)

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