Team News: Popovic’s squad for Sydney trip

Melbourne Victory has submitted its extended Men’s squad for Saturday evening’s clash with Sydney FC at Allianz Stadium.

Victory’s Men travel to take on Sydney FC on Saturday night, kicking off at 7:45pm, while Victory’s Women receive a bye.

Melbourne Victory Men

Rai Marchan has completed a full week of training and has been selected in Victory’s extended squad for Saturday’s fixture.

Jake Brimmer had surgery on Thursday to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee. The Club will await the surgeon’s report to determine next steps. 

1.Matt ACTON, 2.Jason GERIA, 3.Enrique LOPEZ, 4.Rai MARCHAN, 5.Damien DA SILVA, 6.Leigh BROXHAM, 7.Chris IKONOMIDIS, 8.Josh BRILLANTE, 10.Bruno FORNAROLI, 11.Ben FOLAMI, 14.Connor CHAMPMAN, 16.Stefan NIGRO, 18.Bruce KAMAU, 19.Fernando ROMERO, 20.Paul IZZO, 21.Roderick MIRANDA, 23.Nathan KONSTANDOPOULOS, 24.Nishan VELUPILLAY, 28.Will WILSON, 29.Eli ADAMS

In: 1.Matt ACTON (promoted), 4.Rai MARCHAN (returns from injury), 28.Will WILSON (promoted), 29.Eli ADAMS (promoted)

Out: 22.Jake BRIMMER (injured), 30.Ahmad TALEB (omitted) Unavailable: 17.Luis NANI (injured), 31.Matt BOZINOVSKI (injured)