Team News: City lock in squad to take on Wellington


Melbourne City FC will be looking to continue its march to a first A-League Premier’s Plate when it hosts Wellington Phoenix at AAMI Park on Sunday evening.

City now require six points to secure what would be a first piece of A-League silverware in the Club’s history.

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Head Coach Patrick Kisnorbo has made three additions to his squad following Thursday night’s 4-1 win over Adelaide United.

Youngsters Taras Gomulka, Naoki Tsubaki and Kerrin Stokes have all been included, while winger Andrew Nabbout will unfortunately spend some time on the sidelines after suffering an adductor injury.

Melbourne City FC squad

1.Tom GLOVER (gk), 2.Scott GALLOWAY, 3.Scott JAMIESON (c), 4.Nuno REIS, 5.Daniel GEORGIEVSKI, 7.Rostyn GRIFFITHS, 8.Aiden O’NEILL, 9.Jamie MACLAREN, 10.Florin BERENGUER-BOHRER, 11.Craig NOONE, 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), 36.Kerrin STOKES.

**2 to be omitted**

In: 14.Naoki TSUBAKI (promoted), 16.Taras GOMULKA (promoted), 36.Kerrin STOKES (promoted).

Out: 15.Andrew NABBOUT (adductor).

Unavailable: 13.Nathaniel ATKINSON (hamstring), 15.Andrew NABBOUT (adductor).