Match Preview: Wanderers face Jets in season opener

Newcastle Jets look to bounce back from an A-League Women season-opening loss at on Saturday against Western Sydney Wanderers, who are making their season debut.

Newcastle lost their opening A-League Women match 2-1 at Perry Park against Brisbane Roar. Western Sydney Wanderers are playing their first match of the season.

The last A-League Women meeting between the teams, a 2021/2022 match at No.2 Sportsground, ended in a 2-2 draw. Ashlie Crofts and Alexia Apostolakis found the net for Western Sydney Wanderers FC Women. Elizabeth Eddy and Ashlee Brodigan were on target for Newcastle Jets Women.

Newcastle have got the better of Wanderers of late, unbeaten in their last three A-League Women matches (W1 D2 L0). Wanderers are looking for their first league win in encounters between the two sides since January 2021.

Newcastle Jets Women have outscored Western Sydney Wanderers FC Women 7-4 during their unbeaten streak.

Match Details
Newcastle Jets v Western Sydney Wanderers
Saturday 26 November 2022, 3:00pm
Scully Park