TEAM NEWS: Holman & Ingham return for Reds clash
Socceroos legend Brett Holman and New Zealand international Dane Ingham have both been named for tomorrow night's Hyundai A-League clash against Adelaide United at Suncorp Stadium.
Ingham returns following international duty for the All Whites and is the only change from the 18-man squad that was named in the opening round.
Hyundai A-League 2017/18 Round 2: Brisbane Roar v Adelaide United
Friday, 13 October
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane (6:50pm 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, 24.Connor O'TOOLE
Midfielders: 10.Brett HOLMAN, 16.Mitchell OXBORROW, 17.Matt MCKAY (c), 18.Joe CALETTI
Attackers: 9.Massimo MACCARONE, 14.Fahid BEN KHALFALLAH, 25.Rahmat AKBARI, 26.Nick D'AGOSTINO, 33.Petros SKAPETIS
How do we shape up against Adelaide United?
Head-to-head: Roar wins – 15, draws – 9, United wins – 15
Head-to-head at Suncorp Stadium: Roar wins – 5, draws – 5, United wins – 8
The Roar has won three of its last five matches against the Reds at Suncorp Stadium and will searching for back-to-back home wins against Adelaide for the first time since 2011.
Brisbane has only once ever started a season with consecutive defeats and a win would make captain Matt McKay only the fourth player to rack up 100 Hyundai A-League victories.
Did you know?
Brisbane have scored 497 Hyundai A-League goals and are on the cusp of becoming just the second club to reach 500. Only Melbourne Victory has reached the milestone.