Ins & Outs | Young star returns while two ruled out

Sydney FC’s squads have been submitted ahead of this weekend’s clashes with Newcastle Jets.


Sydney FC will welcome Newcastle Jets to Allianz Stadium on Friday night, however unfortunately they won’t be welcoming back any players from injury.

Aaron Gurd, Jack Rodwell, Robert Mak, Joel King and Wataru Kamijo all remain on the sideline with injuries and sadly will be joined this weekend by Jaiden Kucharski.

Jaiden Kucharski picked up a head knock on Saturday night

The number 25 picked up a head knock in last week’s match against Adelaide United and has been ruled out with concussion. In his place, Hayden Matthews and Joe Lacey have been named in the extended squad.

Gus Hoefsloot is also named as he awaits for his maiden Isuzu UTE A-League appearance.

Sydney FC Men’s Squad: 1.  Andrew REDMAYNE (GK)4. Jordan COURTNEY-PERKINS, 8.  Jake GIRDWOOD-REICH, 9. Fabio GOMES, 10. Joe LOLLEY, 12. Corey HOLLMAN, 13. Pat WOOD, 15. Gabriel LACERDA, 17. Anthony CACERES, 18. Matthew SCARCELLA, 19. Mitch GLASSON, 20. Adam PAVLESIC (GK), 21. Zac DE JESUS, 22. Max BURGESS, 23. Rhyan GRANT, 26. Luke BRATTAN ©, 27. Hayden MATTHEWS, 28. Nathan AMANATIDIS, 29. Joe LACEY, 30. Gus HOEFSLOOT (GK).

(Two to be omitted)

Ins: 27. Hayden MATTHEWS (promoted), 29. Joe LACEY (promoted), 30. Gus HOEFSLOOT (promoted).

Outs: 25. Jaiden KUCHARSKI (concussion)

Unavailable: 3. Aaron GURD (injured), 6. Jack RODWELL (injured), 11. Robert MAK (injured), 16. Joel KING, (injured), 24. Wataru KAMIJO (injured).

Match Details

Sydney FC v Newcastle Jets
Isuzu UTE A-League Round 13
Friday 19th January 2024
Allianz Stadium, Sydney, NSW
Kick Off: 7:45pm AEDT
Gates Open: 6:45pm AEDT
Broadcast Live: Paramount+
Tickets: Click Here
Matchday Partner: IMAA


Sydney FC Women have been dealt a further injury blow with Abbey Lemon ruled out for Sunday’s clash with concussion.

However, Maddie Caspers is finally available for selection once again following her contract lay-over period which saw her miss a couple of weeks.

Maddie Caspers returns to the squad

The tight turnaround between Wednesday and Sunday means that the girls previously on the injury list remain there with Lucy Johnson, Shea Connors, Fiona Worts and Nat Tobin all missing out once again.

Abbey Lemon misses out through concussion

Shay Hollman will return from her suspension and is joined by Teigan Collister, Darcey Malone and Sienna Saveska in the Ins column.

Sydney FC Squad: 1.Jada WHYMAN (GK), 2. Margaux CHAUVET, 3. Charlotte MCLEAN, 4. Tori TUMETH, 5. Kirsty FENTON, 7. Teigan COLLISTER, 8. Darcey MALONE, 10. Sienna SAVESKA, 11. Cortnee VINE, 13. Aideen KEANE, 15. Mackenzie HAWKESBY, 16. Jordan THOMPSON, 17. Jynaya DOS SANTOS, 18. Taylor RAY, 19. Zara KRUGER, 20. Princess IBINI ©, 21. Shay HOLLMAN, 22. Indiana DOS SANTOS, 26. Madeleine CASPERS, 40. Jasmine BLACK (GK).

(Four to be omitted)

Ins: 7. Teigan COLLISTER (promoted), 8. Darcy MALONE (promoted), 10. Sienna SAVESKA (promoted), 21. Shay HOLLMAN (return from suspension), 26. Madeleine CASPERS (promoted).

Outs: 14. Abbey LEMON (concussion).

Unavailable: 6. Lucy JOHNSON (injured), 9. Shea CONNORS (injured), 12. Nat TOBIN (injured), 23. Fiona WORTS (injured).

Match Details

Sydney FC v Newcastle Jets
Liberty A-League Round 13
Sunday 21st January 2024
Leichhardt Oval, Leichhardt, NSW
Kick Off: 6:00pm AEDT
Gates Open: 5:00pm AEDT
Broadcast Live: Paramount+ & 10Play
Tickets: Click Here