Ins & Outs | Grand Final & Elimination Final Squad News

Ante Juric and Ufuk Talay have named their squads for this weekend’s massive matches and both welcome back key strikers.


She’s back available for selection.

After more than four months sidelined with a lateral collateral ligament injury, Fiona Worts is available for the Liberty A-League Grand Final.

Unfortunately, Sienna Saveska has joined the injury list after she picked up a foot injury in training. She joins, Kirsty Fenton, Nat Tobin and Maddie Caspers on the sideline for this match.

Sienna Saveska in training earlier this season

Teigan Collister, Aideen Keane and Jynaya Dos Santos are also included in the extended squad for this final match of the season.

Sydney FC Squad: 1. Jada WHYMAN (GK), 2. Margaux CHAUVET, 3. Charlotte MCLEAN, 4. Tori TUMETH, 6. Lucy JOHNSON, 7. Teigan COLLISTER, 9. Shea CONNORS, 11. Cortnee VINE, 13. Aideen KEANE, 14. Abbey LEMON, 15. Mackenzie HAWKESBY, 16. Jordan THOMPSON, 17. Jynaya DOS SANTOS, 18. Taylor RAY, 20. Princess IBINI ©, 21. Shay HOLLMAN, 22. Indiana DOS SANTOS, 23. Fiona WORTS, 24. Caley TALLON-HENNIKER, 30. Tahlia FRANCO.

(Four to be omitted)

Ins: 7. Teigan COLLISTER (promoted), 13. Aideen KEANE (promoted), 17. Jynaya DOS SANTOS (promoted), 23. Fiona WORTS (return from injury).

Outs: None

Unavailable: 5. Kirsty FENTON (injured), 10. Sienna SAVESKA (injured), 12. Nat TOBIN (injured), 26. Madeleine CASPERS (injured).


Ufuk Talay also can finally welcome Pat Wood back to the matchday squad after a fractured foot has seen him out of action since mid February. The 21 year old was having an impressive campaign until injury derailed him and he rejoined training this week.

Pat Wood back in training

Also rejoining the group this week is Fabio Gomes who missed out on the weekend against Perth Glory with a hamstring strain so he will be looking to hit the ground running in his first Finals series.

The only player unavailable this weekend is Gus Hoefsloot who is still recovering from his knee injury.

Sydney FC Squad: 1. Andrew REDMAYNE (GK), 4. Jordan COURTNEY-PERKINS, 6. Jack RODWELL, 8. Jake GIRDWOOD-REICH, 9. Fabio GOMES, 10. Joe LOLLEY, 11. Robert MAK, 12. Corey HOLLMAN, 13. Pat WOOD, 15. Gabriel LACERDA, 16. Joel KING, 17. Anthony CACERES, 18. Matthew SCARCELLA, 19. Mitch GLASSON, 20. Adam PAVLESIC (GK), 22. Max BURGESS, 23. Rhyan GRANT, 25. Jaiden KUCHARSKI, 26. Luke BRATTAN ©, 27. Hayden MATTHEWS.

(Two to be omitted)

Ins: 9. Fabio GOMES (return from injury), 13. Pat WOOD (return from injury).

Outs: None.

Unavailable: 30. Gus HOEFSLOOT (injured).