The extended squad for Adelaide United’s massive clash against Sydney FC at Coopers Stadium on Sunday has been named by Head Coach Carl Veart.
The Reds will be targeting a sixth win in a row and first league victory over the Sky Blues in nearly five years.
For the match, new signing Juande has been promoted along with Yaya Dukuly and Jonny Yull.
James Delianov, Ryan Kitto and Mohamed Toure are out with hamstring injuries and are making good progress.
Tomi Juric returned to training this week but remains unavailable with soreness, Noah Smith is a couple of weeks away nursing a groin issue, and Nathan Konstandopoulos continues his recovery from his knee injury.
Adelaide United squad: 3.George TIMOTHEOU, 4.Ryan STRAIN, 6.Louis D’ARRIGO, 8.Stefan MAUK (c), 11.Craig GOODWIN,18.Joe CALETTI, 19.Yaya DUKULY, 21.Javi LÓPEZ, 22.Michael JAKOBSEN, 23.Jordan ELSEY, 24.Pacifique NIYONGABIRE, 26.Ben HALLORAN, 27.Josh CAVALLO, 28. JUANDE, 29.Kusini YENGI, 33.Dakota OCHSENHAM (gk), 34.Yared ABETEW, 35.Al Hassan TOURE, 37.Jonny YULL, 46.Joe GAUCI (gk)
**2-4 to be omitted**
Ins: 19.Yaya DUKULY (promoted), 28.JUANDE (promoted) 37.Jonny YULL (promoted)
Unavailable: 1.James DELIANOV (hamstring), 7.Ryan KITTO (hamstring), 9.Tomi JURIC (soreness), 15.Noah SMITH (groin), 16.Nathan KONSTANDOPOULOS (knee), 17.Mohamed TOURE (hamstring)
Sunday, 28 March vs Sydney FC
A-League 2020/21 – Matchweek 14
Kick-off 5.40pm ACDT
Gates open 4.30pm ACDT
Venue: Coopers Stadium
Broadcast: Fox Sports
Stream: Kayo Sports, MyFootball Live App