Three players have been added to Melbourne Victory's extended match day squad, following last week's 3-3 draw with Sydney FC.
Gui Finkler and Scott Galloway will return to the match day squad, after injury ruled the pair out of Victory's last two matches.
Andrew Nabbout has also been promoted to the squad, as part of the 18-man squad set to face cross-town rivals, City.
Melbourne Victory v City
Saturday, December 20, 2014
AAMI Park, 7.30pm
Melbourne Victory squad: 1.Nathan COE (GK), 2. Jason GERIA, 4. Nick ANSELL, 6.Leigh BROXHAM (C), 7. Gui FINKLER, 8.Besart BERISHA, 9. Kosta BARBAROUSES, 10.Archie THOMPSON, 11. Connor PAIN, 13. Andrew NABBOUT, 14.Fahid BEN KHALFALLAH, 16.Rashid MAHAZI, 18. Dylan MURNANE, 20.Lawrence THOMAS (GK), 21.Carl VALERI, 22.Jesse MAKAROUNAS, 23.Adrian LEIJER, 24. Scott GALLOWAY.
**two to be omitted**
Ins: 7. Gui FINKLER (returns from injury), 13. Andrew NABBOUT (promoted), 24. Scott GALLOWAY (returns from injury)
Outs: 5. Mark MILLIGAN (suspension)
Unavailable: 15. Daniel GEORGIEVSKI (ankle – 1-2 weeks), 17. Matthieu DELPIERRE (foot – tbc)