Ins & Outs: Young trio promoted for Nix test


Head Coach Robbie Fowler has locked in his extended 20-man squad for our Round 15 encounter with Wellington this Saturday at Suncorp Stadium (4pm KO).  

Young players George Mells, Aaron Reardon & Kai Trewin are all in contention to feature against the Nix after being promoted to the extended squad.

Aiden O’Neill & Connor O’Toole are again out of contention this week while they are on international duty in Thailand with the Australia U23 squad.

Captain Tom Aldred will miss this week’s clash through suspension after receiving his fifth yellow card of the campaign against Melbourne City.


Hyundai A-League 2019/20 Round 15: Brisbane Roar v Wellington Phoenix
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane
Saturday, 18 January (4pm KO QLD Time)

Goalkeepers: 1.Max CROCOMBE, 21.Jamie YOUNG

Defenders: 2.Scott NEVILLE, 4.Daniel BOWLES, 6.Macaulay GILLESPHEY, 15.Aaron REARDON, 19.Jack HINGERT, 22.Jake MCGING, 27.Kai TREWIN, 28.Izaack POWELL

Midfielders: 8.Jacob PEPPER, 13.Stefan MAUK, 14.George MELLS, 25.Rahmat AKBARI, 26.Jay O’SHEA

Attackers: 9.Roy O’DONOVAN, 10.Bradden INMAN, 20.Aaron AMADI-HOLLOWAY, 23.Dylan WENZEL-HALLS, 30.Mirza MURATOVIC

**2-4 to be omitted**

Ins: 14.George MELLS (promoted), 15.Aaron REARDON (promoted), 27.Kai TREWIN (promoted)
Outs: 5.Tom ALDRED (suspended – 1 week)
Unavailable: 12.Aiden O’NEILL (international duty), 24.Connor O’TOOLE (international duty) 29. Jordan COURTNEY-PERKINS (knee – TBC)

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