2014 A-League All Stars Game

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2014 A-League All Stars Game
2014 A-League All Stars Game.jpg
Event A-League All Stars Game
Date August 10, 2014 (2014-08-10)
Venue ANZ Stadium, Sydney
Man of the Match Thomas Broich (A-League All Stars)
Referee Felix Brych (Germany)
Attendance 55,364

The 2014 A-League All Stars Game was a football match that took place on 10 August 2014 at ANZ Stadium in Sydney, contested between the A-League All Stars and Italian Serie A champions Juventus.


On 20 December 2013, it was confirmed that Juventus would compete against the All-Stars team on 10 August 2014, again hosted in Sydney.[1] On 18 February 2014, it was announced that former Juventus and current Sydney FC captain Alessandro Del Piero will captain the All-Stars squad. It will be the first time Del Piero has played a match against his former club. On 7 April 2014, it was announced Adelaide United coach Josep Gombau will coach the All-Stars squad, chosen by fans who voted.[2]

Matthew Spiranovic was ruled out of the A-League All Stars squad due to an ankle injury.[3]

A-League All Stars players[edit]

Pos. Player Club
GK Australia Mark Birighitti Newcastle Jets
GK Australia Eugene Galeković Adelaide United
DF Malta Manny Muscat Wellington Phoenix
DF Australia Jade North Brisbane Roar
DF Australia Joshua Rose Central Coast Mariners
DF New Zealand Storm Roux Central Coast Mariners
DF Australia Matt Smith Brisbane Roar
DF Australia Michael Thwaite Perth Glory
MF Iraq Ali Abbas Sydney FC
MF Germany Thomas Broich Brisbane Roar
MF Argentina Marcelo Carrusca Adelaide United
MF Brazil Gui Finkler Melbourne Victory
MF Netherlands Youssouf Hersi Perth Glory
MF Scotland Nick Montgomery Central Coast Mariners
MF Spain Albert Riera Wellington Phoenix
FW Albania Besart Berisha Melbourne Victory
FW Italy Alessandro Del Piero (C) Sydney FC
FW Australia Bernie Ibini Sydney FC
FW Australia Tomi Jurić Western Sydney Wanderers
FW Australia David Williams Melbourne City



10 August 2014
19:30 AEST
A-League All Stars Australia 2–3 Italy Juventus
Carrusca Goal 9'
Jurić Goal 76'
Llorente Goal 58'
Pogba Goal 87'
Pepe Goal 90+3'
ANZ Stadium, Sydney
Attendance: 55,364
Referee: Felix Brych (Germany)
A-League All Stars
GK 1 Australia Eugene Galekovic Substituted off 71'
DF 3 Australia Joshua Rose
DF 16 Australia Jade North Substituted off 65'
DF 2 Australia Matt Smith
DF 5 Malta Manny Muscat Substituted off 76'
MF 13 Spain Albert Riera
MF 12 Argentina Marcelo Carrusca Substituted off 65'
MF 22 Germany Thomas Broich Substituted off 76'
MF 10 Italy Alessandro Del Piero (c) Substituted off 65'
FW 11 Australia Bernie Ibini-Isei Substituted off 65'
FW 8 Albania Besart Berisha Substituted off 76'
GK 18 Australia Mark Birighitti Substituted in 71'
DF 4 Australia Michael Thwaite Substituted in 65'
MF 6 Scotland Nick Montgomery Substituted in 65'
MF 7 Brazil Guilherme Finkler Substituted in 76'
FW 9 Australia Tomi Juric Substituted in 76'
DF 14 New Zealand Storm Roux Substituted in 76'
MF 15 Australia David Williams Booked 70' Substituted in 65'
MF 17 Ethiopia Youssouf Hersi Substituted in 65'
MF 20 Iraq Ali Abbas
Spain Josep Gombau
GK 1 Italy Gianluigi Buffon (c) Substituted off 71'
DF 33 France Patrice Evra Substituted off 71'
DF 19 Italy Leonardo Bonucci
DF 4 Uruguay Martín Cáceres
DF 26 Switzerland Stephan Lichtsteiner
MF 5 Italy Angelo Ogbonna
MF 21 Italy Andrea Pirlo
MF 8 Italy Claudio Marchisio Substituted off 85'
MF 6 France Paul Pogba
FW 10 Argentina Carlos Tevez
FW 14 Spain Fernando Llorente Substituted off 86'
GK 30 Italy Marco Storari Substituted in 71'
GK 34 Brazil Rubinho
GK 77 Italy Emil Audero
DF 3 Italy Giorgio Chiellini
MF 7 Italy Simone Pepe Substituted in 85'
FW 11 France Kingsley Coman
MF 12 Italy Sebastian Giovinco Substituted in 86'
DF 16 Italy Marco Motta
MF 20 Italy Simone Padoin
MF 22 Ghana Kwadwo Asamoah Substituted in 71'
MF 24 Italy Mattia Vitale
FW 36 Spain Sergio Buenacasa
MF 37 Argentina Roberto Pereyra
MF 39 Italy Luca Marrone
Italy Massimiliano Allegri

Man of the Match:
Thomas Broich (A-League All Stars)


A-League All Stars Juventus
Goals scored 2 3
Total shots 13 15
Shots on target 5 7
Ball possession 54.9% 45.1%
Corner kicks 8 5
Fouls committed 13 13
Offsides 1 2
Yellow cards 1 0
Second caution red cards 0 0
Direct red cards 0 0


In Australia, the match was broadcast live by the Seven Network on their channel 7mate.


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