Arnie's 18 for Heart operation

Central Coast Mariners Head Coach Graham Arnold has named an 18-player squad ahead of the Club’s Hyundai A-League round 2 clash with Melbourne Heart at AAMI Park on Saturday.

Central Coast Mariners Head Coach Graham Arnold has named an 18-player squad ahead of the Club-s Hyundai A-League round 2 clash with Melbourne Heart at AAMI Park on Saturday.

All 16 players who were named on the team sheet to challenge Western Sydney Wanderers at Bluetongue Stadium last Saturday have been included as options to travel with the squad for the Mariners- first away fixture of the season.

Talented right-back Hayden Morton and exciting left-side utility Michael Neill are also in consideration to take on John Aloisi-s outfit.

Central Coast Mariners Squad: 1. Justin PASFIELD (GK), 3. Joshua ROSE, 4. Marcel SEIP, 5. Zachary ANDERSON, 6. Brent GRIFFITHS, 7. John HUTCHINSON (C), 8. Nick MONTGOMERY, 9. Mitchell DUKE, 10. Marcos FLORES, 11. Nick FITZGERALD, 12. Liam REDDY (GK), 13. Hayden MORTON, 15. Storm ROUX, 16. Trent SAINSBURY, 17. Anthony CACERES, 18. Michael NEILL, 19. Matt SIMON, 21. Mile STERJOVSKI *two to be omitted* Ins: 13. Hayden MORTON, 18. Michael NEILL (both promoted) Outs: Nil Unavailable: 2. Daniel MCBREEN (On loan at Shanghai SIPG until October 31), 14. Michael MCGLINCHEY (International Duty, New Zealand All Whites), 23. Adam KWASNIK (Groin - 1 week)

Melbourne Heart vs. Central Coast Mariners - Hyundai A-League 2013/14 Round 2 Saturday 19 October, 2013 AAMI Park, Melbourne Kick-off: 5:30pm Twitter: Join the match conversation on Twitter! The official match hashtag is #MHvCCM Watch: Live on Fox Sports 1 & 1HD Listen: Live on ABC Grandstand & Coast FM