The team is in for Saturday’s clash with Newcastle Jets at AAMI Park. See who’s in and who’s out of this week’s side.
Following the team’s most comprehensive performance of the season, a 4-0 win over Canberra United at ABD Stadium, Head Coach Rado Vidosic and his side are set to host their first match of the season at AAMI Park on Saturday evening.
Facing the only team to have denied them points this season, City will be out to secure the three points at home in Round 10. Ahead of the clash, City has been boosted by the inclusion of promising star Nia Stamatopoulos.
City take on the Jets in what is set to be a blockbuster double header at AAMI Park on Saturday 18 January, kick off 5:00pm, before the two A-League sides battle it out at 7:30pm.
Melbourne City FC squad: 1.Lydia WILLIAMS (gk), 3.Lauren BARNES, 4.Chelsea BLISSETT, 6.Aivi LUIK, 7.Steph CATLEY (c), 8.Nia STAMATOPOULOS, 9.Claire EMSLIE, 10.Emily VAN EGMOND, 11.Rhali DOBSON, 13.Rebekah STOTT, 15.Emma CHECKER, 17.Kyah SIMON, 19.Tyla-Jay VLAJNIC, 20.Milica MIJATOVIC, 21.Ellie CARPENTER, 23.Melissa HUDSON
**one to be omitted**
Ins: 8.Nia STAMATOPOULOS (promoted)
Unavailable: 2.Yukari KINGA (calf – test), 16.Sofia SAKALIS (Knee – season)