Meanwhile, the Sky Blues are on a three-game winning streak in all competitions and look to maintain their dominance.
The Jets returned to winning ways on Friday with a comfortable 4-0 home win over Wellington Phoenix. Before that, the Jets were winless in four games, including a three-game losing streak.
The win moved the Jets up to 10th in the A-League standings, with 18 points from ten games.
Meanwhile, Sydney FC maintains a good record with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Western Union in their last game.
The Sky Blues have now won their last three games, including a 5-0 win over Kaya Iloilo. AFC Champions League March 8th. With 24 points from 18 games, Sydney FC are fifth and level with Melbourne Victory for the final playoff spot.
Newcastle Jets v Sydney FC
Sydney Football Club has achieved an excellent record in this game, with 29 wins in the last 50 meetings between the two teams. The Jets have won just nine games in that period, including three of their last 10 meetings, and 12 games have ended.
Newcastle Jets Form Guide (all matches): WLLLD.
Sydney FC Form Guide (all matches): World Wide Web.
Newcastle Jets v Sydney FC news
The hosts will play without the injured duo of Archie Goodwin and Ben Kantarowski.
Hurt: Archie Goodwin, Ben Kantarowski.
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Luke Bratan, Chris Zuvera, Callum Niuwenhof and Michael Zullo are all recovering from injuries and the visitors are still without help.
Hurt: Luke Brattan, Chris Zuvela, Calem Nieuwenhof, Michael Zullo.
Newcastle Jets vs Sydney FC Predicted XIs
Newcastle Jets (4-1-4-1): Michael Weir; Jason Hoffman, Matthew Ullman, Jordan Elsey, Dylan Murnan; Angus Serget, Jordan O’Doherty; Savvas Siatravanis, Daniel Penha, Olivier Boumal; Becca McTaze.
Sydney Football Club (4-4-2): Andrew Redmayne; Conor O’Toole, Ben Worland, Alex Wilkinson, James Donaghy; Anthony Caceres, Paul Reiter, Musta Fa Amini, Milos Ninkovic; Luciano Gnasinger, Adam Lefont.
Newcastle Jets vs Sydney FC Prediction
After last week’s win over Phoenix, the Jets will go into Friday’s game with confidence as they look for a playoff berth.
However, they will face a tough test from Sydney FC, who have beaten just nine times in their last 50 encounters. Given the state of both teams, the Sky Blues are expected to win again.
prophecy: Newcastle Jets 1-2 Sydney FC.