TEAM NEWS: Bautheac named to face Jets

Brisbane Roar faces the Newcastle Jets this Sunday afternoon in the second of consecutive home fixtures at Suncorp Stadium (4pm KO).

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After arriving in Brisbane earlier this week, exciting French winger Eric Bautheac has been named in the 18-man squad to face the Jets.

"Eric is a player that can run at opponents, he's very technical and gives us alot of options upfront. We're excited to have him," Head Coach John Aloisi said.

"He will definitely play some part of the game. Physically, he's in pretty good shape."

Eric Bautheac


Hyundai A-League 2017/18 Round 3: Brisbane Roar v Newcastle Jets
Sunday, 22 October
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane (4pm KO)

BRISBANE ROAR SQUAD

Goalkeepers: 1.Michael THEO, 21.Jamie YOUNG

Defenders: 2.Dane INGHAM, 3.Luke DEVERE, 5.Corey BROWN, 6.Avram PAPADOPOULOS, 13.Jade NORTH, 19.Jack HINGERT

Midfielders: 10.Brett HOLMAN, 16.Mitchell OXBORROW, 17.Matt MCKAY (c), 18.Joe CALETTI

Attackers: 9.Massimo MACCARONE, 14.Fahid BEN KHALFALLH, 22.Eric BAUTHEAC, 25.Rahmat AKBARI, 26.Nick D'AGOSTINO, 33.Petros SKAPETIS

Ins: 2.Dane INGHAM (promoted), 22.Eric BAUTHEAC (promoted)

Outs: Nil

Unavailable: 4.Daniel BOWLES (knee - TBC), 7.Thomas KRISTENSEN (hamstring - 2 weeks), 20.Shannon BRADY (broken foot - TBC)