No upcoming games
Future matches are yet to be scheduled
No upcoming games
Future matches are yet to be scheduled

Please update your browser

Unfortunately you cannot view this website on the current version of your browser. Please either update your browser or use an alternative browser.

Feb 16, 2018   |  11:32AM AET

Wanderers and Jets in entertaining four-goal draw

Wanderers and Jets in entertaining four-goal draw

Western Sydney Wanderers FC and Newcastle Jets drew 2-2 on Friday night in an entertaining clash at Spotless Stadium. 

Western Sydney Wanderers FC and Newcastle Jets drew 2-2 on Friday night in an entertaining clash at Spotless Stadium. 

  • OFFSIDE GOAL Ikonomidis hits the net but the VAR rules it offside. 
  • WSW GOAL 1-0 Riera converts the penalty after 7 mins.
  • JETS HIT THE BAR Curling set piece from Petratos and Boogard guides his header against the bar on12 mins. 
  • JETS GO CLOSE Ugarkovic smashes a low shot wide of the post as the visitors start to get into the contest. 
  • KEEPER HEADS CLEAR Janjetovic with a brilliant piece of sweeper-keeper work for WSW to deny the on-rushing Jets striker O’Donovan after 22 mins. 
  • END TO END Pato smashes a low shot palmed wide by Janjetovic, Ikonomidis goes close at the other end and Nabbout running onto a ball but fails to beat the keeper with a low shot. 
  • WHAT A SAVE Janjetovic with a spectacular stop from Petratos’ deflected shot minutes before the break. 
  • HALF TIME 1-0 As tipped, an open contest. Jets coming back into the game after a slow start but Wanderers with the crucial goal. 
  • BLOW UP Janjetovic and O’Donovan separated after a heated clash in the box. 
  • JETS GOAL 1-1 Petratos with a beautiful curling finish to level the match. 
  • PENALTY AGAINST JETS Topor-Stanley adjudged to have handled in the box by the VAR. 
  • WSW GOAL 2-1 Riera converts after 65 mins. 
  • JETS GOAL 2-2 Barely a minute later and it’s 2-2 thanks to some Andrew Nabbout magic. 
  • NO GOAL Hoffman challenges Janjetovic in the box and the ball’s spilled into the net. No goal. 
  • WHAT A SAVE  Duncan blocks Risdon’s powerful shot. 
  • PATO STRUGGLING Jets dangerman Pato Rodriguez is struggling to run. He’s done well tonight. 

GOALS 

Riera (pen) WSW 1-0, 7′

Topor-Stanley into the ref’s book after tangling with Carrusca in the box and the Spanish marquee opens the scoring for Wanderers. 

Petratos Jets 1-1, 48′

 Rodriguez finds Petratos in the box and first time on his left boot, Petratos curls it into the top of the net. 

Riera (pen) WSW 2-1, 65′

Topor-Stanley adjudged to have handled in the box by the VAR, and Riera cool as you like slots home low. 

Nabbout Jets 2-2, 66′

The Jets take it from kick off, one touch, two touches and Petratos feeds it to Nabbout who fires an outside-of-the-boot rocket. What a goal! 

This article was originally published at: www.a-league.com.au/news/wanderers-and-jets-entertaining-four-goal-draw