Former England international Emile Heskey has been ruled out for six weeks with a knee injury, dealing a big blow to his Australian club Newcastle Jets.
The A-League continues to grow rapidly with one of the world’s youngest leagues setting new benchmarks in another boom season propelled by the arrival of Alessandro Del Piero and a thriving new club representing a football heartland.
Former England striker Emile Heskey has signed a new contract with A-League side Newcastle Jets which will keep him in Australia until 2014.
Former England striker Emile Heskey has signed up for a second season at A-League club Newcastle Jets.
The Newcastle Jets are back in the A-League's top six after a 2-0 win at home over Melbourne Heart, thanks to goals from Emile Heskey and Ryan Griffiths.
Former England striker Emile Heskey rescued a point for the Newcastle Jets in a 1-1 draw with Wellington Phoenix on Sunday as Shinji Ono helped his Western Sydney Wanderers side a 1-0 win.