A-League

  • Riley McGree 57’
  • Jason Hoffman 75’
  • 14’ Nikolai Topor-Stanley (OG)
0 Half Time 1
27/04/2018
Semi-Finals
McDonald Jones Stadium
Attendance 19,131

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
    • 0'
      Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
    • 0'
      First Half begins.
    • 0'
      Dimitri Petratos (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 0'
      Foul by Stefan Mauk (Melbourne City FC).
    • 1'
      Foul by Ronald Vargas (Newcastle Jets).
    • 1'
      Luke Brattan (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 5'
      Ronald Vargas (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 5'
      Foul by Stefan Mauk (Melbourne City FC).
    • 6'
      Ronald Vargas (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 6'
      Foul by Scott Jamieson (Melbourne City FC).
    • 7'
      Attempt missed. Jason Hoffman (Newcastle Jets) header from very close range is too high. Assisted by Dimitri Petratos with a cross following a set piece situation.
    • 8'
      Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 8'
      Foul by Nikolai Topor-Stanley (Newcastle Jets).
    • 10'
      Corner, Newcastle Jets. Conceded by Osama Malik.
    • 11'
      Johnny Koutroumbis (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 11'
      Foul by Nathaniel Atkinson (Melbourne City FC).
    • 13'
      Attempt missed. Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from very close range misses to the left.
    • 13'
      Own Goal by Nikolai Topor-Stanley, Newcastle Jets. Newcastle Jets 0, Melbourne City FC 1.
    • 13'
      Attempt blocked. Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Dario Vidosic with a cross.
    • 13'
      Attempt blocked. Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Dario Vidosic with a cross.
    • 14'
      OG Nikolai Topor-Stanley
    • 15'
      Attempt missed. Riley McGree (Newcastle Jets) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.
    • 17'
      Daniel Arzani (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 17'
      Foul by Steven Ugarkovic (Newcastle Jets).
    • 18'
      Steven Ugarkovic (Newcastle Jets) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 19'
      YC Steven Ugarkovic
    • 20'
      Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 20'
      Foul by Nikolai Topor-Stanley (Newcastle Jets).
    • 21'
      Delay in match (Melbourne City FC). Video Review.
    • 21'
      Video Review: Penalty Kick. Referee decision on field stands.
    • 22'
      Delay over. They are ready to continue.
    • 22'
      Delay over. They are ready to continue.
    • 23'
      Foul by Jason Hoffman (Newcastle Jets).
    • 23'
      Luke Brattan (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 24'
      Riley McGree (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 24'
      Foul by Stefan Mauk (Melbourne City FC).
    • 25'
      Delay in match Jack Duncan (Newcastle Jets) because of an injury.
    • 26'
      Delay over. They are ready to continue.
    • 26'
      Delay in match Jack Duncan (Newcastle Jets) because of an injury.
    • 26'
      Delay over. They are ready to continue.
    • 27'
      Substitution, Newcastle Jets. Glen Moss replaces Jack Duncan because of an injury.
    • 28'
      SI Glen Moss SO Jack Duncan
    • 28'
      Delay over. They are ready to continue.
    • 28'
      Delay over. They are ready to continue.
    • 30'
      Foul by Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC).
    • 30'
      Jason Hoffman (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 32'
      Scott Jamieson (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 32'
      Foul by Nigel Boogaard (Newcastle Jets).
    • 32'
      Offside, Melbourne City FC. Oliver Bozanic tries a through ball, but Bruno Fornaroli is caught offside.
    • 33'
      Dario Vidosic (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 33'
      Foul by Daniel Georgievski (Newcastle Jets).
    • 34'
      Ronald Vargas (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 34'
      Foul by Nathaniel Atkinson (Melbourne City FC).
    • 34'
      Attempt missed. Jason Hoffman (Newcastle Jets) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Dimitri Petratos with a cross following a set piece situation.
    • 35'
      Foul by Stefan Mauk (Melbourne City FC).
    • 35'
      Riley McGree (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 36'
      Offside, Newcastle Jets. Nigel Boogaard tries a through ball, but Dimitri Petratos is caught offside.
    • 37'
      Corner, Newcastle Jets. Conceded by Nathaniel Atkinson.
    • 38'
      Osama Malik (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 38'
      Foul by Nikolai Topor-Stanley (Newcastle Jets).
    • 39'
      Foul by Steven Ugarkovic (Newcastle Jets).
    • 39'
      Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 41'
      Riley McGree (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 41'
      Foul by Stefan Mauk (Melbourne City FC).
    • 41'
      Stefan Mauk (Melbourne City FC) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 42'
      YC Stefan Mauk
    • 42'
      Attempt missed. Roy O'Donovan (Newcastle Jets) header from the left side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Nigel Boogaard following a set piece situation.
    • 42'
      Foul by Ronald Vargas (Newcastle Jets).
    • 42'
      Stefan Mauk (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 42'
      Ronald Vargas (Newcastle Jets) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 43'
      YC Ronald Vargas
    • 44'
      Attempt missed. Johnny Koutroumbis (Newcastle Jets) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Riley McGree.
    • 46'
      Foul by Nigel Boogaard (Newcastle Jets).
    • 46'
      Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 47'
      Roy O'Donovan (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 47'
      Foul by Osama Malik (Melbourne City FC).
    • 48'
      First Half ends, Newcastle Jets 0, Melbourne City FC 1.
    • 48'
      Dimitri Petratos (Newcastle Jets) hits the bar with a right footed shot from outside the box from a direct free kick.
    • HALF TIME
    • 45'
      Second Half begins Newcastle Jets 0, Melbourne City FC 1.
    • 46'
      Offside, Melbourne City FC. Daniel Arzani tries a through ball, but Bruno Fornaroli is caught offside.
    • 47'
      Foul by Nigel Boogaard (Newcastle Jets).
    • 47'
      Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 50'
      Attempt missed. Roy O'Donovan (Newcastle Jets) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high. Assisted by Nigel Boogaard with a through ball.
    • 51'
      Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 52'
      Foul by Nigel Boogaard (Newcastle Jets).
    • 52'
      Foul by Luke Brattan (Melbourne City FC).
    • 52'
      Ronald Vargas (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 53'
      Johnny Koutroumbis (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 53'
      Foul by Daniel Arzani (Melbourne City FC).
    • 53'
      Daniel Arzani (Melbourne City FC) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 54'
      YC Daniel Arzani
    • 56'
      Goal! Newcastle Jets 1, Melbourne City FC 1. Riley McGree (Newcastle Jets) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ronald Vargas.
    • 57'
      G Riley McGree Assist Ronald Vargas
    • 59'
      Daniel Arzani (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 59'
      Foul by Nigel Boogaard (Newcastle Jets).
    • 59'
      Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 62'
      Corner, Melbourne City FC. Conceded by Dimitri Petratos.
    • 63'
      Attempt blocked. Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Daniel Arzani.
    • 65'
      Substitution, Newcastle Jets. Joseph Champness replaces Ronald Vargas.
    • 66'
      SI Joseph Champness SO Ronald Vargas
    • 66'
      Dario Vidosic (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 66'
      Foul by Joseph Champness (Newcastle Jets).
    • 67'
      Attempt missed. Jason Hoffman (Newcastle Jets) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Riley McGree.
    • 69'
      Attempt saved. Luke Brattan (Melbourne City FC) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Bruno Fornaroli.
    • 69'
      Bart Schenkeveld (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 70'
      Foul by Dimitri Petratos (Newcastle Jets).
    • 72'
      Offside, Melbourne City FC. Stefan Mauk tries a through ball, but Dario Vidosic is caught offside.
    • 74'
      Goal! Newcastle Jets 2, Melbourne City FC 1. Jason Hoffman (Newcastle Jets) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.
    • 75'
      G Jason Hoffman
    • 77'
      Corner, Newcastle Jets. Conceded by Dean Bouzanis.
    • 77'
      Corner, Newcastle Jets. Conceded by Osama Malik.
    • 78'
      Attempt missed. Roy O'Donovan (Newcastle Jets) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Dimitri Petratos with a cross following a corner.
    • 79'
      Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 79'
      Foul by Nikolai Topor-Stanley (Newcastle Jets).
    • 80'
      Substitution, Melbourne City FC. Nick Fitzgerald replaces Stefan Mauk.
    • 80'
      Substitution, Melbourne City FC. Marcin Budzinski replaces Oliver Bozanic.
    • 81'
      SI Nick Fitzgerald SO Stefan Mauk
    • 81'
      SI Marcin Budzinski SO Oliver Bozanic
    • 81'
      Foul by Scott Jamieson (Melbourne City FC).
    • 81'
      Jason Hoffman (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 82'
      Corner, Newcastle Jets. Conceded by Marcin Budzinski.
    • 83'
      Steven Ugarkovic (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 83'
      Foul by Luke Brattan (Melbourne City FC).
    • 83'
      Luke Brattan (Melbourne City FC) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 84'
      YC Luke Brattan
    • 84'
      Bart Schenkeveld (Melbourne City FC) is shown the yellow card.
    • 84'
      Jason Hoffman (Newcastle Jets) is shown the yellow card.
    • 85'
      YC Jason Hoffman
    • 85'
      YC Bart Schenkeveld
    • 85'
      Marcin Budzinski (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 85'
      Attempt saved. Dimitri Petratos (Newcastle Jets) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
    • 85'
      Foul by Nigel Boogaard (Newcastle Jets).
    • 85'
      Dimitri Petratos (Newcastle Jets) is shown the yellow card.
    • 86'
      YC Dimitri Petratos
    • 87'
      Jason Hoffman (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 87'
      Foul by Luke Brattan (Melbourne City FC).
    • 88'
      Delay in match Jason Hoffman (Newcastle Jets) because of an injury.
    • 89'
      Delay over. They are ready to continue.
    • 89'
      Substitution, Newcastle Jets. Nick Cowburn replaces Jason Hoffman because of an injury.
    • 90'
      SI Nick Cowburn SO Jason Hoffman
    • 90'
      Match ends, Newcastle Jets 2, Melbourne City FC 1.
    • 91'
      Luke Brattan (Melbourne City FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 91'
      Foul by Dimitri Petratos (Newcastle Jets).
    • 91'
      Attempt missed. Nick Fitzgerald (Melbourne City FC) header from the right side of the six yard box is too high. Assisted by Daniel Arzani with a cross.
    • 93'
      Nigel Boogaard (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 93'
      Foul by Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC).
    • 94'
      Foul by Nathaniel Atkinson (Melbourne City FC).
    • 94'
      Joseph Champness (Newcastle Jets) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 94'
      Nathaniel Atkinson (Melbourne City FC) is shown the yellow card.
    • 95'
      YC Nathaniel Atkinson
    • 95'
      Second Half ends, Newcastle Jets 2, Melbourne City FC 1.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    4-3-3
    ACTIVE
    4-2-3-1
    Defender
    australia
    Johnny Koutroumbis
    2
    Defender
    australia
    Nigel Boogaard
    4
    Captain
    Defender
    australia
    Nikolai Topor-Stanley
    44
    Captain
    Midfielder
    australia
    Steven Ugarkovic
    6
    Attacker
    republic of ireland
    Roy O'Donovan
    9
    Defender
    australia
    Scott Jamieson
    3
    Captain
    Midfielder
    australia
    Nathaniel Atkinson
    13

    SUBSTITUTES

    Goalkeeper
    australia
    Jack Duncan
    23
    28'Substituted
    Defender
    australia
    Jason Hoffman
    3
    90'Substituted
    Defender
    australia
    Lachlan Jackson
    22

    MANAGERS

    australia
    Craig Deans
    australia
    Víctor Laguardia

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 44% 56%
    Effective Chances 8 3
    Shots on Target 3 1
    Turnovers 12 19

    POSSESSION

    Passes 296 380
    Passing Accuracy 64% 72%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 59% 63%
    Crosses 17 15
    Crossing accuracy 18% 13%

    ATTACK

    Shots 18 13
    Shots outside the box 4 1
    Shots inside the box 8 4
    Shooting accuracy 25% 25%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 26 22
    Effective Tackles 50% 64%
    Blocked Shots 0 1
    Clearances 17 17
    Saves 1 1

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 19 17
    Yellow Cards 4 5
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 1 3

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