It’s a test in the West! The international break is over and we’re set to face Perth Glory at nib Stadium. Mike Mulvey has named a squad of players who are eligible to make the trip.
After sustaining a knee injury in our last Hyundai A-League encounter against Melbourne Victory, Tommy Oar has commenced his rehab to repair ligament damage. Also on the injury front, Corey Gameiro received a minor setback with a calf injury.
Returning for duty is skipper Matt Simon who missed the trip to AAMI Park with a calf injury of his own.
In great news for Mariners fans, Jonathan Aspropotamitis edges closer to his debut in Yellow & Navy after injuring his ACL with the Western Sydney Wanderers in February. Aspropotamitis has commenced full training with the squad.
After scoring his maiden Hyundai A-League goal, Mario Shabow retains his spot in the Mariners’ provisional squad.
Central Coast Mariners Provisional Squad: 1.Ben KENNEDY (gk), 3.Jack CLISBY, 4.Jake McGING, 5.Antony GOLEC, 6.Tom HIARIEJ, 7.Andrew HOOLE, 8.Michael McGLINCHEY, 11.Connor PAIN, 12.Adam PEARCE (gk), 13.Aiden O’NEILL, 15.Kye ROWLES, 18.Matt MILLAR, 19.Matt SIMON (c), 20.Kalifa CISSE, 22.Jacob MELLING, 23.Mario SHABOW, 25.Jordan MURRAY, 44.Ross McCORMACK
***Two to be omitted***
Ins: 4.Jake McGING (promoted), 6.Tom HIARIEJ (promoted), 19.Matt SIMON (return from injury),
Outs: 10.Tommy OAR (knee)
Unavailable: 2.Jonathan ASPROPOTAMITIS (ACL), 21.Corey GAMEIRO (calf)
Sunday, 25 November 2018
Hyundai A-League Round 5
Match: Perth Glory vs. Central Coast Mariners
Venue: nib Stadium, Perth
Kick-off: 7:00pm (AEDT)
TV Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS AUSTRALIA
Hash-tag: Join the match conversation using #PERvCCM & #CCMFC