Team News: City confirm squad for Newcastle
Melbourne City FC has locked in its squad to take on Newcastle on Sunday afternoon at McDonald-Jones Stadium.
Portugese defender Nuno Reis flew up to join the team on Saturday morning and will be available for selection should he be called on by Patrick Kisnorbo.
Youngsters Luke Oresti and Bernardo Oliveira have both been added to the extended squad, while Kerrin Stokes will miss through suspension after receiving a red card on Wednesday night.
Melbourne City FC squad
1.Tom GLOVER (gk), 2.Scott GALLOWAY, 3. Scott JAMIESON (c), 4. Nuno REIS, 9.Jamie MACLAREN, 10.Florin BERENGUER-BOHRER, 11.Craig NOONE, 13. Nathaniel ATKINSON, 14.Naoki TSUBAKI, 16.Taras GOMULKA, 17.Stefan COLAKOVSKI, 18.Connor METCALFE, 19.Ben GARUCCIO, 20. Adrian LUNA, 22.Curtis GOOD, 23.Marco TILIO, 33.Matthew SUTTON (gk), 35. Raphael BORGES RODRIGUES, 37. Bernardo OLIVEIRA, 48. Luke ORESTI.
**2-4 to be omitted**
In: 4. Nuno REIS (completed quarantine), 37. Bernardo OLIVEIRA (promoted), Luke ORESTI (promoted).
Out: 36. Kerrin STOKES (suspension).
Unavailable: 15. Andrew NABBOUT (hamstring), 7. Rostyn GRIFFITHS (quad), 36. Kerrin STOKES (suspension).