The Newcastle Jets are preparing for their campaign in the W-League for 2018/19, with a host of familiar faces returning to the club alongside a number of new star additions.

For commander and coach Craig Deans, the season’s target will be building on the finals run of the previous year, with a potential grand final berth in the eyes of everyone in the red and blue of Newcastle.

Keep up with all the announcements and signings for the Newcastle Jets Womens team as the season approaches:

The 2018/19 W-League season will kick off on Thursday, October 25. The Jets have the first round bye, so their campaign will begin on Thursday, November 1 when they face Melbourne Victory in Round 2.