Ins & Outs: Young duo promoted for Wanderers clash


Darren Davies has promoted three youngsters to his squad for Friday’s Hyundai A-League clash against Western Sydney Wanderers at Suncorp Stadium.

Youngsters Joe Caletti and Stefan Nigro have been called up to the squad while new signing Eli Babalj has also been included in the 18-man squad.

After making his first two appearances on the road, Ruon Tongyik is in line to make his first appearance for the Roar at Suncorp while there’s also a potential debut on the cards for attacker Charles Lokoli-Ngoy.

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Fellow forward Tobias Mikkelsen – who has scored in each of our last two matches at Suncorp – and Dylan Wenzel-Halls, who’s found the back of the net in three of his last four appearances, are also included in the squad.


Hyundai A-League 2018/19 – Round 21: Brisbane Roar FC v Western Sydney Wanderers
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane
Friday, 08 March (6:50pm KO)



Goalkeepers: 1.Brendan WHITE, 21.Jamie YOUNG

Defenders: 4.Daniel BOWLES, 8.Jacob PEPPER, 12.Ruon TONGYIK, 15.Stefan NIGRO, 38.Izaack POWELL

Midfielders: 7.Thomas KRISTENSEN, 14.Alex LOPEZ, 17.Matt MCKAY (c), 18. Joe CALETTI

Forwards: 11.Eric BAUTHEAC, 16.Charles LOKOLI-NGOY, 22.Tobias MIKKELSEN, 23.Dylan WENZEL-HALLS, 33.HENRIQUE, 36.Daniel LECK, 92.Eli BABALJ

Ins: 15.Stefan NIGRO (promoted), 18. Joe CALETTI (promoted), 92.Eli BABALJ (promoted)

Outs: 2.Dane INGHAM (foot)

Unavailable: 3.Luke DEVERE (knee),10.Brett HOLMAN (knee), 13.Stefan MAUK (groin), 19.Jack HINGERT (knee), 24.Connor O’Toole (broken leg)

Hyundai A-League Round 20: Brisbane Roar v Western Sydney, Suncorp Stadium, Friday, 8 March