Squad Announcement: Round 12


Check out all the ins and outs in the Melbourne Heart FC squad ahead of this Saturday night’s Melbourne Derby at AAMI Park.

Saturday, December 22
Melbourne Heart v Melbourne Victory
Venue: AAMI Park
Kic off: 7:45PM
Referee: Alan Milliner
Assistant referee 1: Nathan MacDonald
Assistant referee 2: Jonathan Barreiro
Fourth official: Lucien Laverdure

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Melbourne Heart FC squad: 1. Clint Bolton (GK), 2. Michael Marrone, 4. Simon Colosimo, 5. Fred, 6. Patrick Gerhardt, 8. Matthew Thompson, 9. Dylan Macallister, 10. Josip Tadic, 11. Richard Garcia, 13. Jonatan Germano, 14. GolGol Mebrahtu, 15. David Williams, 16. Aziz Behich, 17. Jason Hoffman, 18. David Vrankovic, 20. Andrew Redmayne (GK), 21. Steven Gray, 22. Nick Kalmar
*Three to be omitted

Ins: 13. Jonatan Germano

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: Benjamin Garuccio (ankle 3 weeks), Mate Dugandzic (broken foot – season),Vince Grella (fitness – undisclosed)

Melbourne Victory FC Squad: 1. Tando VELAPHI (GK), 3. Adama TRAORE, 5. Mark MILLIGAN, 6. Leigh BROXHAM, 7. Gui FINKLER, 8. Jonathan BRU, 9. Marcos FLORES, 10. Archie THOMPSON, 11. Marco ROJAS, 13. Diogo FERREIRA, 14. Billy CELESKI, 16. Theo MARKELIS, 17. Jimmy JEGGO, 19. Isaka CERNAK, 21. Spase DILEVSKI, 23. Adrian LEIJER (c), 24. Nick ANSELL, 26. Andrew NABBOUT, 30. Jason GERIA, 39. Nathan COE (GK)
*Five to be omitted

Ins: Spase DILEVSKI (returns from injury), Theo MARKELIS (promoted), Jason GERIA (promoted)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: Nil

Hyundai Goal for Grassroots
Congratulations to Sturt Marion Women-s SC for being selected as the Goals For Grassroots junior club for Round 11. By virtue of Adelaide United scoring 3 goals this round, the club received a $4000 grant courtesy of Hyundai. To nominate your club visit www.goalsforgrassroots.com.au