Previous
Netherlands
France
7:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Slovakia
Ukraine
7:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Wales
Denmark
ESPN3 7:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Cyprus
Bulgaria
7:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Slovenia
Norway
7:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Gibraltar
Armenia
7:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Liechtenstein
Macedonia
7:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Next
Newcastle JetsNewcastle Jets
Sydney FCSydney FC
1
1
FT
Game Details
Newcastle JetsNewcastle Jets
Melbourne VictoryMelbourne Victory
0
1
FT
Game Details
Adelaide UnitedAdelaide United
Newcastle JetsNewcastle Jets
1
1
FT
Game Details
Wellington Phoenix FCWellington Phoenix FC
Newcastle JetsNewcastle Jets
2
1
FT
Game Details

Jack Duncan heading for Newcastle Jets exit after transfer clause triggered

Riley McGree's scorpion kick attempt stuns Melbourne City on route to a 2-1 win for the Newcastle Jets.
ESPN FC's Shaka Hislop explains why he doesn't see Usain Bolt's six-week A-League trial as anything more than a piece of commercialism.

Newcastle Jets goalkeeper Jack Duncan will leave his A-League club immediately to join an unnamed overseas club.

The Jets have accepted a "significant" transfer fee for the 25-year-old after a transfer clause was triggered in his contract.

Duncan will immediately leave Newcastle's preseason training camp in Spain to join his new club.

Coach Ernie Merrick said he was disappointed to lose Duncan but respected his decision.

"He's a great team man and well-respected member of this club, his engagement with our fans and his contribution to the Newcastle community shouldn't be overlooked," Merrick said.

"At his age and with his ability, I think Jack has the potential to go onto big things and I wish him the very best with the next step in his career."

Jack Duncan
Jack Duncan.

Duncan thanked Newcastle, who handed him his A-League debut in 2011, for opportunities they have given him.

"I've grown as a player during my time in Newcastle, I've had some great times and worked with some fantastic people," Duncan said.

"This is a great opportunity to develop my career and one that I couldn't pass up."

Duncan made 51 appearances for the Jets in two spells, having re-joined them in 2016 from Danish side Randers, and helped them to last season's Grand Final.

Australia under-20 goalkeeper Noah James will join the team as cover for the remainder of the Jets' tour.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.