In the Australian A-League 2019-20, we have Newcastle Jets squaring off against Melbourne Victory at McDonald Jones Stadium, Australia. This match will be taking place on February 22, 2020, at 2:00 PM IST.
Newcastle Jets and Melbourne Victory are head-to-head in the competition right now, though both the teams are in the bottom half of the points table. Newcastle Jets are at the 10th position with 14 points. The series has not been going so well for the Jets.In their previous five games, they won just once, while had to accept a draw match twice and lost two games. However, in their previous match that ended in a draw, Newcastle was able to put on a respectable performance. This can be credited to their new head coach Carl Robinson, under whom the team has been doing great lately. The Jets will have to continue with their winning performance if they wish to stay in the League and progress to the next stage.
Melbourne Victory is just one spot above the Newcastle Jets in the points table. They are at the 9th position with 16 points. Needless to say Melbourne Victory has also not had a great series so far. They are on a losing streak of L1. In their previous five games, Victory have won only once, while one game ended in a draw. They have lost three of their previous five games. However, Melbourne Victory does look better on paper when compared to Newcastle Jets. In their previous last five head-to-heads, Melbourne Victory have won 4 times and lost only once. Melbourne Victory also has a slightly better goals score as compared to their upcoming rivals.
NJ vs MLV – Recent Form
Newcastle Jets: D W D L L
Melbourne Victory: L W L D L
Newcastle Jets Squad
Glen Moss, Lewis Italiano, Keegan Hughes, Noah James, Bobby Burns, Kaine Sheppard, Matthew Millar, Lachlan Jackson, Connor O’Toole, Nikolai Topor-Stanley, Benjamin Kantarovski, Steven Ugarkovic, Wes Hoolahan, Abdiel Arroyo, Dimitrios Petratos, Nick Fitzgerald, Johnny Koutroumbis, Matthew Ridenton, Patrick Langlois, Angus Thurgate, Roy O’Donovan, Kosta Petratos, Jack Simmons, Yerasimakis Petratos
Newcastle Jets Playing 11 (Expected)
Lewis Italiano, Nigel Boogaard, Nikolai Topor-Stanley, Johnny Koutroumbis, Angus Thurgate, Steven Ugarkovic, Dimitrios Petratos, Bobby Burns, Matthew Millar, Roy O’Donovan, Abdiel Arroyo
Key players for Newcastle Jets are DimitriosPetratos, Matthew Milar and Angus Thurgate. Petratos is the team’s leading goal scorer. Millar was instrumental in the team’s last match against the Wanderers.
NJ vs MLV Dream11: Newcastle Jets Fantasy Picks
- Matthew Milar
- Angus Thurgate
Melbourne Victory Squad
Matt Acton, Lawrence Thomas, Matthew Sutton, Brendan White, Storm Roux, James Donachie, Tim Hoogland, Benjamin Carrigan, Adama Traoré, Aaron Anderson, So Nishikawa, Jakob Poulsen, Robbie Kruse, Birkan Kirdar, Giancarlo Gallifuoco, Josh Hope, Elvis Kamsoba, Migjen Basha, Marcos Rojas, Anthony Lesiotis, Brandon Lauton, Jay Barnett, Luis Lawrie-Lattanzio, Joshua Vargas, Kenjok Athiu, Ola Toivonen, Lleyton Brooks
Melbourne Victory Playing 11 (Expected)
Lawrence Thomas, Tim Hoogland, Benjamin Carrigan, James Donachie, Migjen Basha, Anthony Lesiotis, Adama Traoré, Storm Roux, Ola Toivonen, Elvis Kamsoba, Andrew Nabbout
Ola Toivonen, Andrew Nabbout, Robbie Kruse and Jakob Poulsen are Melbourne Victory’s key players. Ola Toivonanleades the team in having the most number of goals. He has scored 9 goals in 14 matches. Andrew Nabbout has the highest number of assists in the team.
NJ vs MLV Dream11: Melbourne Victory Fantasy Picks
- Ola Toivonen
- Andrew Nabbout
- Robbie Kruse
- Jakob Poulsen
NJ vs MLV Dream11 Prediction
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