Ins & Outs: Squad confirmed for Jets clash


Our squad for Saturday’s match against Newcastle Jets has been confirmed by Brisbane Roar Interim Head Coach Darren Davies.

Matt McKay will play his 271st Hyundai A-League match for Brisbane Roar when he leads the side out at Suncorp Stadium on Saturday night. (5:35pm KO)

After 12 seasons in orange Matt McKay will call time on a glittering career that included two Hyundai A-League Championships, two Premierships and a PFA Team of the Decade selection.

Ruon Tongyik, Stefan Nigro, Tobias Mikkelsen and Jay Barnett have all been promoted to the squad for Saturday’s match.

Eric Bautheac and Jacob Pepper are both unavailable for the match against the Jets through suspension.

Be sure to hang around following full-time as we say farewell to a Club legend on the pitch at Suncorp Stadium.


Hyundai A-League 2018/19 – Round 26: Brisbane Roar v Newcastle Jets
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane
Saturday, 20 April (5:35pm KO)


Brisbane Roar FC Squad

Goalkeepers: 1.Brendan WHITE (gk), 21.Jamie YOUNG (gk)

Defenders: 12.Ruon TONGYIK, 15.Stefan NIGRO, 34.Aaron REARDON, 36.Daniel LECK, 38.Izaack POWELL

Midfielders: 14.Alex LOPEZ, 17.Matt MCKAY (c), ), 18.Joe CALETTI, 32.Zachary DUNCAN, 35.Jay BARNETT

 Forwards: 16.Charles LOKOLI-NGOY, 22.Tobias MIKKELSEN, 23.Dylan WENZEL-HALLS, 26.Nicholas D’AGOSTINO, 92.Eli BABALJ **one to be omitted**

Ins: 12.Ruon TONGYIK (returns from injury), 15.Stefan NIGRO (promoted), 22.Tobias MIKKELSEN (promoted), 35.Jay BARNETT (promoted)

Outs: 7. Thomas Kristensen (calf), 8.Jacob PEPPER (suspended), 11.Eric BAUTHEAC (suspended)

Unavailable: 2.Dane INGHAM (foot), 3.Luke DEVERE (knee), 4.Daniel BOWLES (knee), 10.Brett HOLMAN (knee), 13.Stefan MAUK (groin), 19.Jack HINGERT (knee), 24.Connor O’TOOLE (broken leg), 33.HENRIQUE (groin)