Leijer, Broxham named in extended squad

Adrian Leijer and Leigh Broxham have been named in Kevin Muscat's extended match day squad, with the duo available for selection for the 1000th Hyundai A-League match.

Adrian Leijer and Leigh Broxham have been named in Kevin Muscat's extended match day squad, with the duo available for selection for the 1000th Hyundai A-League match.

Leijer, who will play his 150th game if selected this week, and Broxham missed last week's Round 8 draw against Central Coast through suspension.

Melbourne Victory v Newcastle Jets: Referee: Alan Milliner Assistant Referee 1: Ashley Beecham Assistant Referee 2: Jonathan Barreiro Fourth Official: Lucien Laverdure

TV Broadcast: 5.00pm (AEDT) Live and exclusive broadcast on FOX Sports 1HD. Radio Broadcast: Full Coverage Online/Mobile phone app, Coverage from 6:30pm AEDT 774 ABC Melbourne, ABC Local radio Victoria, 1233 ABC Newcastle, Grandstand Digital.

Melbourne Victory squad: 1. Nathan COE (GK), 2. Pablo CONTRERAS, 3. Adama TRAORE, 4.Nick ANSELL, 5. Mark MILLIGAN, 6. Leigh BROXHAM, 7. Gui FINKLER, 9. Kosta BARBAROUSES, 10. Archie THOMPSON, 11. Connor PAIN, 14. James TROISI, 15. Mitch NICHOLS, 16. Rashid MAHAZI, 17. James JEGGO, 20. Lawrence THOMAS (GK), 23. Adrian LEIJER, 24, Scott GALLOWAY. 25, Jason GERIA **two to be omitted**

Ins: 6. Leigh BROXHAM, 23. Adrian LEIJER (both returning from suspension)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: Nil

Melbourne Victory returns to AAMI Park for the first time this Sunday evening as the Newcastle Jets come to town, in a match day that will also feature our Foxtel National Youth League (NYL) fixture ahead of the Hyundai A-League fixture.

Gates will open at 2pm, with the NYL kick-off at 2:05pm.

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