Team News: City’s Round 14 squad


The team is in ahead of Thursday night’s decisive clash with Sydney. See who’s in and who’s out ahead of the contest.

Head Coach Rado Vidosic has named a relatively unchanged squad ahead of Thursday’s clash with the Sky Blues, adding youngsters Chelsea Blissett and Sofia Sakalis to the extended squad.

American international Hailie Mace is in the frame to make her second appearance in City blue, after finding the back of the net as a second-half substitute on debut against Newcastle.

The final squad will be cut down by two, 60 minutes prior to kick-off on Thursday night. City take on Sydney FC on Thursday 31 January at WIN Stadium, kick-off 7:30pm.

Melbourne City FC squad: 1.Lydia WILLIAMS (gk), 2.Yukari KINGA, 3.Lauren BARNES, 4.Chelsea BLISSETT, 5.Helen CACERES, 7.Steph CATLEY, 8.Elise KELLOND-KNIGHT, 11.Rhali DOBSON, 12.Adriana JONES, 13.Rebekah STOTT, 15.Amy JACKSON, 16.Sofia SAKALIS, 22.Jasmyne SPENCER, 23.Melissa BARBIERI (gk), 26.Hailie MACE, 31.Tameka BUTT, 88.Theresa NIELSEN

** two to be omitted **

In: 4.Chelsea BLISSETT (promoted), 16.Sofia SAKALIS (promoted)

Out: Nil

Unavailable: 17.Kyah SIMON (ankle – season)