Boland back as Kurz announces squad for Brisbane clash


Marco Kurz has announced his extended squad for Adelaide United’s Round 17 match against Brisbane Roar at Coopers Stadium on Saturday night.

The Reds will be looking for all three points against the ninth-placed Roar as they aim to string successive wins together.

German midfielder, Mirko Boland, returns from bereavement leave and is a chance to feature for Adelaide in a welcomed boost.

Meanwhile, Carlo Armiento has been promoted to the senior side.

Adelaide United squad: 1.Daniel MARGUŠ (gk), 2.Michael MARRONE, 3.Scott GALLOWAY, 4.Ryan STRAIN, 6.Vince LIA, 7.Ryan KITTO, 8.Isaías SÁNCHEZ (c), 10.Ken ILSØ, 11.Craig GOODWIN, 14.George BLACKWOOD, 16.Nathan KONSTANDOPOULOS, 17.Nikola MILEUSNIĆ, 20.Paul IZZO (gk), 22.Michael JAKOBSEN, 23.Jordan ELSEY, 26.Ben HALLORAN, 31.Mirko BOLAND, 32.Carlo ARMIENTO
**two to be omitted**

Ins: 31.Mirko BOLAND (promoted), 32.Carlo ARMIENTO (promoted)
Outs: Nil
Unavailable: 9.Baba DIAWARA (knee), 18.Lachlan BROOK (knee)

Adelaide United host Brisbane Roar in Round 17 of the Hyundai A-League 2018/19 season on Saturday, 2 February at Coopers Stadium. Kick-off is at 7.20pm ACDT. Gates open 6.20pm.