Western Sydney Wanderers coach Tony Popovic has warned Brendon Santalab to watch his on-field aggression as he prepares to make his return from a three-match ban.
Santalab hasn't played since being found guilty for striking Brisbane Roar defender Jade North last month.
"We don't want him to lose that passion and aggression but he's got to do it in a more controlled manner," Popovic told journalists on Friday.
"He understands it's a part of him. It's what makes him special. But that over-exuberance...